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Euripides’ “Alcestis” premieres in Wriston amphitheater

This past weekend, students, family, friends and a dog gathered along the steps of the Wriston Art Center’s outdoor amphitheater to see Euripides’ ancient Greek tragedy “Alcestis.” An independent student-run theatre company, Prescribed Escape Productions (PEP), performed three showings throughout Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22. The play was first presented circa 438 B.C.,