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November 2022

November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until November 16, 2022

Clorinda Agonistes

Oxford Playhouse, Beaumont Street
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 2LW United Kingdom
£10

(Clorinda the Warrior) Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Clorinda Agonistes is a dramatic and powerful work that weaves contemporary dance, film, and baroque and new music to create a story that explores resistance, resilience and rebellion across the boundaries of culture and time. It is inspired by the heroine of Claudio Monteverdi’s celebrated work Il Combattimento, the proud and fiery Muslim warrior Clorinda who refuses to reveal her name. In Shobana Jeyasingh’s bold, visceral and surprising retelling of Clorinda’s story, the heroine becomes symbolic of women…

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November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until November 16, 2022

Clorinda Agonistes

Oxford Playhouse, Beaumont Street
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 2LW United Kingdom
£10

(Clorinda the Warrior) Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Clorinda Agonistes is a dramatic and powerful work that weaves contemporary dance, film, and baroque and new music to create a story that explores resistance, resilience and rebellion across the boundaries of culture and time. It is inspired by the heroine of Claudio Monteverdi’s celebrated work Il Combattimento, the proud and fiery Muslim warrior Clorinda who refuses to reveal her name. In Shobana Jeyasingh’s bold, visceral and surprising retelling of Clorinda’s story, the heroine becomes symbolic of women…

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