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Oedipus Rex | Epidaurus | September 3-5

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Thomas Ostermeier is set to return to the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus with a new adaptation of “Oedipus Rex.” Ostermeier’s play is a reworking of Sophocles’ tragedy with an original text by German dramatist Maja Zade, presenting a modern and suspenseful story set in present-day Greece. The performances will take place from September 3 to 5, starting at 9 p.m. For more information, including on booking tickets and getting there, visit www.aefestival.gr