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Cassandra

Lesya Ukrainka

From time immemorial, a person who foresees future cataclysms but is unable to counter them has been called Cassandra. A dramatic poem “Cassandra” by Lesya Ukrainka (1903-1907) is based on the story of the heroine of ancient mythology. The plot of the poem is rapid and dynamic: the war has been going on for almost 10 years, Troy is under siege. The best of the best die. Only Cassandra, the daughter of King, thanks to...

Authors

Director / David Petrosyan
Set&costume designer /
Theatre lighting / Yaroslav Marchuk, Andryi Kononenko
Chorus master / Susanna Karpenko
Plastique / Olha Semioshkina
Sound / Dmytro Drozdov, Artem Orliuk
Deputy stage manager / Liana Mykhailova

Gallery

CAST

Polyxena / Milana Bekova, Hanna Snihur-Khramtsova
25/02/2021
Estimated run time 1,2 hours