The Penelopiad

November 9 - 24, 2018

Hart House Theatre

Playwright(s): Margaret Atwood

Directed by:
Michelle Langille

In The Penelopiad, award-winning storyteller, Margaret Atwood, weaves a historic saga from a new perspective. After years of loyalty through untold hardship and upon her hero-husband’s return from war, Penelope’s fidelity is rewarded with butchery and abuse. Featuring a cast of women and Atwood’s wry humour, The Penelopiad is a re-examining of an epic HIS-story, which uncovers the hypocrisy of the iconic “good wife”. WARNING: Coarse Language, sexual and graphic violence

Upcoming Performances

No performances scheduled.

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