This is fascinating: A college theater production of a rarely-performed classical Greek tragedy was interrupted by the pandemic.

It's been transformed into a one-night only automated performance featuring video clips of the actors (each sheltering in place at home), collected by TikTok and iMovie and assembled by the director to be shown in an empty theater.

No one on stage. No one in the audience. A tragic story no one will see.

@KelsonV Which tragedy, out of interest? (I can’t get past the paywall to read the actual article, sadly.)

@ghost_bird Sorry about that. It's Sophocles' "The Women of Trachis"

@KelsonV No problem - and it’s not one I know, so that’s really interesting. Thanks!

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