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Appetite for Glory

Presented by Cors-I-Can Players at Chelsea Theatre Works, Chelsea MA

Sep 02 - 10 2022
Appetite for Glory

An original play based on accounts of Napoleon Bonaparte’s 1798 campaign to Egypt.

Appetite for Glory explores timeless questions of culture, leadership, narrative, and self-preservation. First staged at FRINGEPVD 2021 as To Know How to Keep, this production is directed by Matthew Garlin, and written/produced by Tim Caron.

In this epic yet intimate drama, Bonaparte leads a French campaign to colonize Egypt at the turn of the nineteenth century. After more than a year of unsteady fortune, Bonaparte mysteriously abandons his forces to return to France. In his commander’s

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Chelsea Theatre Works

189 Winnisimmet Street, Chelsea, MA 02150

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