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Odyssey, The

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About the Show Less...

A bedraggled and desperate stranger is washed up on the shores of a great city. Challenged by two immigration officers, he claims to be Odysseus, sacker of Troy. Read More >

The Odyssey Hampstead 120
David Farr brings Homer’s great epic crashing into the twenty first century. Ensemble acting, live music and puppetry combine to tell the story of one of history’s most enduring heroes, who won a war but lost everything in his search for home.

Suitable for ages 8+.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 24/02/2006

Opening Night: 28/02/2006

Closing Night: 21/04/2006

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Cast & Creative


Author - A retelling by David Farr after Homer

About Lyric Hammersmith

Lyric Square, King St, London W6 0QL

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