Fort Antoine: William Shakespeare’s Timon of Athens
William Shakespeare’s play "Timon of Athens" was performed at Fort Antoine Theatre on Tuesday 7 August. The play tells the story of a wealthy man, Timon, who spends all his money on improving the lives of others. Finding himself suddenly ruined, he turns to his friends but they refuse to help him. Timon expresses his rage and hatred for humanity until one day, he stumbles across a gold mine. Through this play, Timon comes across as a contemporary hero, illustrating the ways we approach money and the resulting loss of humanity.