War Music

Play

Writers: Lillian Groag

Overview

Show Information

Category
Play
Number of Acts
2
Genres
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, mature adult characters

Synopsis

War Music is an interdisciplinary art performance based on Homer's classic The Iliad. The play is based on Christopher Logue's book of translated poetry. War Music tells the story of Achilles and his rival Agamemnon. The World Premiere was American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) in San Francisco March 26th 2009. Thirteen actors make up an ensemble cast and the show is a fusion of language, music, and movement.

Lead Characters