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The Trojan Women (La Mama)
East Village
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The Trojan Women (La Mama) NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Absorbing, Intense, Exquisite, Relevant, Immersive

About the Show

La MaMa presents a recreation of Andrei Serban and Elizabeth Swados's take on the Euripides tragedy, featuring a cast which includes members of the original 1974 cast.

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Unforgettable, Rhythmic, Immersive, Astounding, Resonant

See it if Ritualized violence against women depicted via physical performance, chanting, singing & strange language. Viscerally compelling & unique.

Don't see it if You want a narrative w/plot, characters & dialog. This is all theme & performance art. Full female nudity. Standing & moving in a crowd.

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Humane, Heart-pounding, Hair-raising, Kinetic, Historic

See it if ancient Greek theater, the golden age of experimental theater or what different cultures invest in the same material interest you.

Don't see it if you avoid the graphic depiction of (sexual & other) violence, loud noises or theater that asks you to move around. Read more

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