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Yale Cabaret / Mickaël de Oliveira: Boris Yelstin (3+4+5)


  • YALE CABARET THEATER 217 Park Street New Haven, CT, 06511 United States (map)

BORIS YELTSIN
*ENGLISH LANGUAGE WORLD PREMIERE

BY MICKAËL DE OLIVEIRA
TRANSLATED BY MARIA INÊS MARQUES
DIRECTED BY ELIZABETH DINKOVA
DECEMBER 3-5

Portuguese playwright Mickaël de Oliveira’s provocative reimagining of Aeschylus’s The Oresteia; examines what would happen if Orestes has no reason to avenge his father. This world-premiere English-language production is an electrifying look at eroding moral codes that brings audiences face-to-face with the most terrifying and hilarious aspects of our contemporary, postcolonial culture.