The Xoregos Performing Co. presents


By Jean Racine 

The Xoregos Performing Company continues its 2018 season with Jean Racine's stunning Britannicus (1669) translated by Howard Rubenstein. The drama is set in Nero's palace in the First Century A.D.  Characters include Nero, his mother Agrippina and step-brother Britannicus, rightful Emperor of Rome. It's the East Coast premiere of this elegant translation. A rare opportunity to see French classical theater in America. performed in English.


Tyler Austin

Andrew R. Cooksey

Katy Copeland

Paul Gabriellini

Travis James

Stephen Kime

Stephanie Litchfield

Irvina Ruth

Sam Urdang 

Shela Xoregos - Director

Don Cate - Sets and Lighting

Jeff Sturdivant - Costumes

Barbara Rottman - Composer

Bong Dizon - Props

Melanie Ryan - Stage Manager

Alexandra Poage - Assistant Stage Manager 

Cabaret Theater

Theater for the New City, 155 First Ave. (at E. 10th Street)

5/3 - 5/20

Thurs.  - Sat.

8:00 PM


3:00 PM

(1) 10 Minute Intermission 

General Admission: $18.00



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Theater for the New City
155 First Avenue
(between 9th and 10th Streets)
New York, NY 10003
Telephone: (212) 254-1109
Fax: (212) 979-6570


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