21st Century, Thebes.
Following the end of a bitter civil war, Eurydice, is elected the new president. But, with the arrival of Theseus, representative of Athens, Eurydice discovers political allegiances are threatened by his amorous desires and that the Gods will ultimately call the order of the day.
Moira Buffini’s Welcome to Thebes borrows Greek references, characters and themes for a startling and visceral play, first premiered at the National Theatre.
Performed by third-year LIPA Acting students.