The Young Company at Cape Rep presents The Odyssey
Led by Associate Artistic Director Maura Hanlon, the Young Company tackles the literary epic, The Odyssey, by Homer translated by Emily Wilson, in an adaptation that uses rich language, humor and music to bring to life the story of Odysseus and the many people and perils he meets on his journey home from war.
Cape Rep?s Young Company Initiative (YoCo) provides free professional theater training to young local actors 8th grade through highschool eager to learn the craft of acting through an intensive rehearsal and production process. All interested students are welcomed into this free annual program. This year?s company consists of 16 young men and women whose hometowns stretch from Plymouth to Wellfleet.
Friday February 8 at 7 pm and Saturday, February 9 at 2 pm and 7 pm. Tickets are $10 and go to supporting Cape Rep?s Young Company Initiative. Call the Box Office for details. Cape Rep Indoor Theater. North Side Route 6A E. Brewster. 508.896.1888 or www.caperep.org .