"Women in Congress" Theatre Production
October 2-5 (7:30pm)
Hedrick Little Theatre
Category: Theatre Productions
by Aristophanes; Translated by Amanda Krauss and Jess Miner
The government gets nothing done, crime and poverty are out of control, idiots are in leadership... oh, and it's 391 BCE and we're in Ancient Athens. The solution? Have women secretly take over the government and turn the city into a communist utopia, with free food and sex for everyone. But the old and ugly must get sex first with the young attractive people; it's only fair. And boy, do they want it badly, in Aristophanes' hilariously profane, 2400 year old farce. The more things change...