War Music- A Version of the Iliad by Christopher Logue Ep. 1

War Music- A Version of the Iliad by Christopher Logue Ep. 1

Thursday 24 August
Pilots' Row Community Centre, Derry~Londonderry
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7pm

£5

Thursday 24 August

Directed by Conall Morrison

Cast: Michael Glenn Murphy, James Murphy & Nuala Hayes

An epic poem inspired by Homer’s Iliad.

Christopher Logue (d.2011) spent 30 years writing War Music, an extraordinary, contemporary version of Homer’s Iliad. The readings from War Music will take place in several venues within and outside Derry~Londonderry’s unique and contentious walls, which offer a perfect setting for the epic siege of Troy.

Conall Morrison is one of Ireland’s most acclaimed directors and is an Associate Artist of the Abbey Theatre.

Ep. 2: Friday 25 August, 7PM, First Derry Presbyterian Church, Derry~Londonderry

Ep. 3: Saturday 26 August, 2PM, The Apprentice Boy’s Memorial Hall, Derry~Londonderry

Ep. 4: Sunday 27 August, 6PM, St Columb’s Hall, Derry~Londonderry

Ep. 5: Monday 28 August, 3PM, St. Augustines Church, Derry~Londonderry