Tuesday, August 25, 2009

“Greek Chorus” Comes to BCA Jensen Theatre

Wednesday, August 26, theatre director Karin Coonrod ’76 will bring her expertise and enthusiasm back to the Wenham campus as part of the 10-year anniversary celebration of the Barrington Center for the Arts (BCA) and in partnership with the Center for Christian Studies.
Coonrod, who teaches at Yale School of Drama and is the founding director of Compagnia de Colombari, will present a lecture on the significance of the Greek comic chorus, using scenes from Aristophanes’ The Birds. Gordon College theatre students who participated in her four-day summer workshop will perform scenes under her direction.
The lecture and performance are open to the public free of charge and begin at 7:00 in the Barrington Center for the Arts. Read more...

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