Gilgamesh goes back on stage
After the dramatized reading that Casa Árabe hosted on January 16, the play can now be seen from February 8 through March 3 at scheduled show times at the Teatro Fernán Gómez (Jardiel Poncela room), in a production put on by AIDOS Teatro.
February 07, 2019
Their central theme deals with life and death in a poetic form. The cornerstones of Mesopotamian worship can be found in this tale, which deals with the separation between the human and the divine, the nature of human mortality and servitude to the gods. Historians who are experts on Mesopotamia refer to Gilgamesh as the first tragic hero ever, and the poem contains the earliest verses written by humanity.
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