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  • James A. Little Theater 1060 Cerrillos Road Santa Fe, NM, 87505 United States (map)
Original drawing by Aubrey Beardsley

Original drawing by Aubrey Beardsley

Lysistrata, by Aristophanes

Translated by Ian Johnston
Co-directed by Kate Chavez and Joey Chavez  (no relation)
Performed by students at New Mexico School for the Arts

Lysistrata, a comedy, was written by Aristophanes of ancient Greece; it was originally performed in Athens in 411 BCE. The Greek women, led by Lysistrata, band together to deny sex to their husbands until they end the Peloponnesian War, thus inflaming a battle of the sexes.

For mature audiences due to content

Performance dates:
Saturday • February 3 • 7 p.m.
Sunday • February 4 • 2 p.m.

$10 adults
$5 students and seniors

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New Mexico School for the Arts

Earlier Event: February 2
Later Event: February 4
Lysistrata • Final Performance