Homer’s The Odyssey will be retold for a contemporary audience next year as part of the National Theatre’s 60th-annivesary celebrations. The Odyssey epic will be broken down into five “episodes”, with parts staged across England's regional theatres before the final episode in London in 2023. The Odyssey will be staged at the Olivier Theatre in August 2023, and the project will involve over 140 actors from across the United Kingdom. Homer's The Odyssey is a collection of Greek epic poems that...
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.The adventures of Odysseus and his journey home after the Trojan War tell a universal story of resilience, endurance, loss, healing and hope. To mark the fifth anniversary of Public Acts, The Odyssey is reimagined for today in this epic retelling.
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August 27th, 2023
August 29th, 2023
Cast and creative
By: Homer, adapted by Chris Bush
Director: Emily Lim
Music: Jim Fortune and Chris Bush