Antigone Poster.

Antigone Poster.

SEASON 25 | JULY 2013


By Jean Anouilh
Directed by Talena Martinez
Presented by VORTEX’s Summer Youth Theatre

In a striking contemporary production, the 15-person ensemble illuminates this timeless play about the struggle to do what is right in a world of absolute morality. Highly stylized “viewpoints” movement creates a unique and visceral landscape for this dynamic production.


SYT 2013 features an ensemble of young artists: Hunter Archield-Cupit, Sky Blaw, Cole Buford, Callier Creedle, Taylor Cruse, Sean Eure, Sean Feighan-Patrizi, Hannah Greer, Izzy Heffington, Ryanna Henson, Luna Newcomer, Hanna Patterson, Kat Powell, Riley Simpson, Martha Zo Ryland, and Gus Tucker.


Directed by Talena Martinez. Choreography by Katherine Wilkinson. Scenic Design by Ann Marie Gordon. Lighting Design by Jason Amato. Costume Design by Elisha Adelman. Stage Management by Tamara L. Farley. Production Management by Helen Parish. Producing Artistic Director, Bonnie Cullum. Associate Producer, Melissa Vogt.


Now in its 22nd year, the award-winning SYT program provides students with opportunities to team with adult professional theatre artists in all aspects of theatre. SYT 2013 is mentored by professional adult theatre artists.

Summer Youth Theatre funded and supported in part by VORTEX Repertory Company, a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts, and by the City of Austin through the Economic Growth and Redevelopment Services Office/Cultural Arts Division, believing an investment in the Arts is an investment in Austin's future. Visit Austin at