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Mock Trial

“The Trial of Lysistrata” based on Lysistrata by Aristophanes
Presented by the STC Bard Association

Often called the first feminist, Lysistrata rallied the women of the enemy against her own city and organized her fellow women against their own men, all in order to stop a war that she thought unjust. Is she a traitor or heroine? Under the auspices of the Embassy of Greece, you are invited to attend a special session of the Supreme Court of Athens to hear the case of the People v. Lysistrata.

Monday, November 24, 2014
7:00 p.m. Argument
8:30 p.m. Ambassador’s Cocktail Reception

Justice Samuel Alito, presiding
Judge Brett Kavanaugh

Ambassador in Attendance:
Christos P.  Panagopoulos, Ambassador of Greece to the U.S.A.

Counsel for the Plaintiff (City of Athens):
Pantelis Michalopoulos and Stewart Baker, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Counsel for the Defendant (Lysistrata):
Christina Sarchio, Orrick, Herrington, & Sutcliffe LLP
Lori McGill, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Abbe D. Lowell, Chadbourne & Parke PLLP

Exclusive Reception and Trial Tickets:
Tickets to the Trial & VIP Reception with the Ambassador of Greece to the U.S.A. at $125 per person are available on November 5, 2014.
STC Bard Association members can receive advance ticket access beginning October 22, 2014 with promotional code.
STC subscribers and donors receive advance ticket access beginning October 29, 2014.

General admission tickets to the Trial begin at $20 for students and $75 to the general public on November 5, 2014

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