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Antigone - Adapted by Jean Anouilh and Directed by Karen Paisley
This modern adaptation of an ancient story leaps to the stage with accessibility and a relevant energy.
While the story was born in ancient Greece, this play could take place in modern Afghanistan, Syria, or the streets of the US. A new Antigone takes the stage, infusing the story with her presence, urgency, values, humor, and humanity. Following a battle royal, both of Antigone’s brothers are slain. One will be buried with honors; the other is condemned to go unburied, his body, desecrated. Antigone, knowing that her brother’s soul will be denied passage to the afterlife, defies herView more
Single Tickets, Season Tickets, Group Rate Tickets are on sale and can be purchased:
Online at metkc.org
By phone at 816-569-3226
In person at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre Box Office, 3614 Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri, 64111
Student Ticket – $15.00
Artist Ticket – $20.00
Young Professional Ticket – $28.00
Senior Ticket – $36.00
Adult Ticket – $39.00
Reserved Select Ticket – $49.00
Director’s Seat – $54.00
*All seating by general admission
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
Thursday, Sept 21 – PostScripts: Audience post-show discussion with the actors and artistic staff
Wednesday, Sept 27 – 6:30-7:30 – $25.00 – Wine and Cheese Ladies Night (Gentlemen welcome!)
Thursday, Sept 28 – 6:30-7:00 – InSight: Gather in the theatre for a pre-show talk about the play and its source material.
Friday, Sept 29 – 6:30-7:30 – A Taste of the Show: Treat your palate to a taste of the show! Sample decadent delights from Greece and France
3614 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64111