Antigone

by Sophocles
translated by Marianne McDonald
directed by Theodoros Terzopoulos
October 7, 2015November 8, 2015

Meet the Artists

Cast

Ross Beschler • As Teiresias and Chorus
Sarah Gliko • As Ismene and Eurydice
Stathis Grapsas • As Teiresias and Chorus
Justin Jain • As Second Messenger
Jennifer Kidwell • As Antigone
Jered McLenigan • As Guard and Chorus
Antonis Miriagos • As Creon
Paolo Musio • As Leader of Chorus
Brian Ratcliffe • As Haemon
Steven Rishard • As Messenger and Chorus
Ed Swidey • As Narrator

Production Team

Theodoros Terzopoulos • Director
Savvas Stroumpos • Assistant Director & Training Coach
Panayiotis Velianitis • Composer
Patreshettarlini Adams • Resident Stage Manager / AEA
Brian Ratcliffe

Brian is honored to be back on the Wilma stage to help tell this important story alongside these brave artists. Brian is a graduate of Swarthmore College, where he studied Chemistry, Chinese, and Theater. This is his seventh show at the Wilma, having appeared in Antigone, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead, Hamlet, The Real Thing, Don Juan Comes Home From Iraq, and Under the Whaleback. Other Philly credits include Lobby Hero (Theatre Horizon), Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates (Arden Theatre), and Red Speedo (Theatre Exile). Brian is helping to fight climate change here in Philadelphia as a member of the organization Philly Thrive. Enormous gratitude to Blanka, Pat, Walter, Nell, and the rest of his Wilma family. For Sydney and Maya, who will inherit the Earth.