Symposium 2017

Plato's Symposium, translated into English and directed by Meghan Poplacean and Alex Martalogu, 1-4 February, 2017 at 8pm at the Mainline Theatre! Please note that this venue is up a flight of stairs. 

Tickets are $15/$12 concessions, and are available here:

We are pleased to announce that the show on February 4th, 2017, at 8 pm will feature a collaboration with La Troupe Folklorique Grecque Syrtaki!

We will also be performing as part of Westmount's Winter Carnival, on February 4th at 3pm at Victoria Hall, Westmount. This venue is accessible and the tickets are pay-what-you-can. 

For further information, please email classicsplay [at] or message us on Facebook.

This year's play is generously supported by the McGill Alumni Association, the AUS Financial Management Committee, and the McGill Classics Students' Association. 


The McGill Classics Play is a non-profit venture committed to giving Montreal university students a unique educational experience, while fostering cultural exchanges with our Montreal community around ancient texts. We offer free shows and free performance and translation workshops open to the community, and we bring in guest speakers for public lectures on Classical drama and performance. Any support you can give in helping us continue this kind of programming is so appreciated. You can donate directly to the McGill Classics Play here, and you will automatically receive a tax receipt for your donation. Thank you for supporting the McGill Classics Play!

The McGill Classics Play is a member of the Quebec Drama Federation, and its community partner, Oimoi Productions, is a member of the Freestanding Room.








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