Upstage, Wellesley College’s largest student theatre organization, is presenting Medea by Euripides in a translation by Michael Collier and Georgia Machemer as its final production of the 2015-2016 Season. The play tells the story of an ill-fated marriage between Jason, hero of the Golden Fleece, and Medea, barbarian sorceress and princess of Colchis. Alone, Medea faces banishment and separation from her children. Cornered, she exacts an appalling revenge and destroys everything she holds dear.
The play opens on April 27th @ 8 pm and runs every night until Sunday May 1st in the Hay Amphitheatre outside Alumnae Hall. Tickets are $5.