Staten Island Shakespearean Theatre Presents: Lysistrata

Saturdays and Sundays, June 17-18 and 24-25, 2:00pm
Location: Staten Island Museum at Snug Harbor, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Front Steps of Building A
Free

The Peloponnesian War is raging on, women of Athens are yearning for its climax and their own. Through the turmoil, a leader will rise with an outrageous idea: No Sex Until Peace! Eight female actors bring to life Aristophanes comedy, Lysistrata, and explore what happens when an idea ignites action while inflaming the battle between the sexes. In this modern adaptation, the Staten Island Shakespeare Company declares: “Who is Lysistrata?”