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by Rita Dove. This play by former Poet Laureate Rita Dove deftly combines the Greek Oedipus myth with the reality of slavery. It follows Augustus as he, like Oedipus, undertakes a journey of shocking self-discovery. The suspenseful story, Greek-style chorus, African ritual, and traditional spirituals combine to create thrilling, provocative and unforgettable theatre.
8 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday $15 adults, 12 UGA students