GOSPEL AT COLONUS RETURNING TO NEW YORK SEPT 4TH THRU 9TH

FREE AND OPEN TO ALL

Coming this September 4-9, THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS, one of the most powerful, soul-stirring shows in theater history, makes a triumphant return to New York.

All performances are FREE and take place at 8pm at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park.
Free tickets will be accessible via the line in Central Park, TodayTix lottery, borough distribution, and Public Theater lobby lottery.

Set in the context of a black Pentecostal service, THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS is an exuberant re-telling of Sophocles’ classic Oedipus at Colonus. With the ground-shaking thunder of a gospel revival meeting, this Obie-winning adaptation celebrates the 2400-year-old myth of Oedipus’ redemption with a rousing gospel and blues score. Conceived, adapted and directed by MacArthur Genius Grant winner Lee Breuer, with music composed, arranged and directed by Academy Award nominee Bob Telson, THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS is a one-of-a-kind show featuring more than 40 powerhouse voices including gospel legends the Blind Boys of Alabama and the Original Soul Stirrers.

FYI,
With a donation of $75 or $150, you can reserve a seat to THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS.
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