Antigone Press Release

Kristen Brody as Antigone
Kristen Brody as Antigone

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 22, 2016

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: BECCA C. KIDWELL

swiftlytiltingtheatre@gmail.com

347-674-6002

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Classic Greek Tragedy, Antigone, Transplanted To An Irish Catholic Backdrop For Limited Run Starting July 8th At The Secret Theatre

Long Island City, NY – July 7-17, 2016,

Swiftly Tilting Theatre Project, Inc. presents a modern adaptation of ANTIGONE by Sophocles, set in the Irish countryside, adapted and directed by Becca C. Kidwell at The Secret Theatre.

Ms. Kidwell’s modern adaptation travels to Ireland where Antigone’s brother Polyneices is denied burial based on Creon’s interpretation of Roman Catholic law. Antigone is determined that her brother’s passing will be celebrated with dignity despite the consequences for herself. Modern language and Biblical text dare the characters and audience to balance love, mercy, justice, honor, and truth. Read more “Antigone Press Release”

Cyndi Lauper Named Grand Marshal of Show Day, Swiftly Tilting Joins the Festivities

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

December 11, 2015

 

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Long Island City, NY―For the first time ever, performing arts centers, promoters, producers, sports teams and more from across the country are joining together to declare December 26 Show Day. Today, Swiftly Tilting Theatre Project, Inc. announces it too will join the live entertainment industry initiative to proclaim the 26th the day to take family, friends and loved ones to a live event.

 

Swiftly Tilting Theatre presents Twelfth Night set in a modern day jazz club with original music. Drinking, partying, singing, and pranks ensue as the characters struggle between loneliness and that ever elusive quest to find love, or at least distraction. Read more “Cyndi Lauper Named Grand Marshal of Show Day, Swiftly Tilting Joins the Festivities”