Antigone of Syria

Oxford University student magazine article on Antigone

Oxford University student magazine article on Antigone

"They hope for peace, waiting to return to the graves of their loved ones and being able once again to smell the sweet jasmine of home. Until then, theatre can go some way in helping them to come to terms with the events." 

Interview with Mohammad Al Attar, Antigone Dramaturg

Interview with Mohammad Al Attar, Antigone Dramaturg

Tabitha Ross sat down with dramaturg, Mohammad Al-Attar, as he explains dramaturgy, the challenges of re-imagining Antigone with a group of Syrian women refugees, unorthodox casting methods, and Antigone of Syria as a struggle against patriarchal authority.