There and back again - an Odyssey - Lyngo Theatre


There and back again - an Odyssey

Lyngo Theatre presents


A show by Marcello Chiarenza 

Adapted by Patrick Lynch 

Video direction by Davide Sgalippa

Interactive programming by Paolo Solcia

Integrated systems by Dario Gavezotti

Music by Carlo Cialdo Capelli

Design assistant Elena Marini

Ages for adults and children over 6


Follow CBeebies Patrick Lynch as he uses a pioneering mix of live cinema and theatre to take you on a thrilling ride across the magical world of ancient Greece. With miniature sets he directs the lights, camera and action in front of your eyes to show the famous battles, floating islands, one-eyed giants and angry Gods that make up Ulysees' 20 year struggle to get back home. 

The use of multiple cameras magnifies in wide screen our table-top puppetry down to the smallest detail, turning a storm-in-a-teacup into an Aegean tempest, laying out the fundamental fable hidden in this classic of world-literature and proving that no matter how far you roam, there's no place like Homer. ‘Magical’