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Cleveland Humanities Festival: Warrior Chorus

  • Museum of Contemporary Art 11400 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH, 44106 United States (map)

In partnership with the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanitiesas part of the Cleveland Humanities Festival  

Warrior Chorus is a major new national humanities program by New York’s Aquila Theatre Company, training 100 veterans in four regional centers to present scholar-led public programming based on classical literature. The programming performed by veterans focuses on critical social issues including war, conflict, comradeship, home, and family and includes veteran-led readings, discussions and the innovative use of new media. This event will feature a performance by the Warrior Chorus, followed by a discussion moderated by Cleveland native and MacArthur Fellow, Professor Thomas Palaima (University of Texas), Stacey Peebles (Center College), John M. Meyer (University of Texas), James Sheeler (Case Western Reserve University), and James Dawes (Macalester College).

Earlier Event: April 7
Sophocles' Philoctetes
Later Event: April 13
Sophocles' Philoctetes