Theatre: Oedipus the King
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 12:30 AM
Sunday, March 2, 2014 3:30 AM
Lucille Caudill Little Theatre in Breckinridge Hall
Oedipus the King by Sophocles will be held February 25, 26, 27, 28 and March 1 at 7:30 p.m. On Sunday, March 2 there will be a 2 p.m. matinee showing. Tickets are $10, $5 for seniors and non-MSU students, and are free for MSU students with IDs. To purchase tickets, call or write the Box Office at 606-783-9308, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The city of Thebes is overrun with plague. New King Oedipus vows to find the source of the disease and cleanse his city. But the trail of discovery leads him into uncomfortable territory, and he must choose either to ignore the obvious or to accept a burden that becomes ever more personal and dangerous and irrevocable.