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Theater of War: Hercules in Brooklyn

October 29, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Hercules in Brooklyn is a dramatic reading of scenes from Euripides’ Madness of Hercules, an ancient Greek tragedy about an unthinkable act of violence committed by an angry man with an invincible weapon. After the reading by acclaimed actors Paul Giamatti and Jeffrey Wright, as well as singer Ashanti, the panel will discuss the social impacts of gun violence.

Be a part of a powerful dialogue on violence to foster positive action.

Details

Date:
October 29, 2016
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/theater-war-hercules-broo-central-library-102916

Venue

Brooklyn Public Library – Central Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, New York 11238

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