The House of Atreus

One Act - Original

Billy Rose Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 17, 1968
  • Closing Date: January 5, 1969
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 20
  • The House of Atreus is comprised of Agamemnon, Choephori, Eumenides

Synopsis

Agamemnon, the king of Argos, returns home from fighting the Trojan War to find his adulterous wife, Clytemnestra, ready to murder him for sacrificing their daughter, Iphigenia, in Aeschylus' tragedy, the first in his Oresteia trilogy.

Agamemnon: John Lewin adapts Aeschylus' Oresteia, a trilogy which details the Greek king Agamemnon's murder by his unfaithful wife Clytemnestra, and the revenge taken upon her by their son, Orestes.

Choephori: John Lewin adapts Aeschylus' Oresteia, a trilogy which details the Greek king Agamemnon's murder by his unfaithful wife Clytemnestra, and the revenge taken upon her by their son, Orestes.

Eumenides: John Lewin adapts Aeschylus' Oresteia, a trilogy which details the Greek king Agamemnon's murder by his unfaithful wife Clytemnestra, and the revenge taken upon her by their son, Orestes.

 

Agamemnon: Opening Night Cast

Douglas Campbell Clytemnestra
Robin Gammell Cassandra
Robert Pastene Aegisthus
Lee Richardson Agamemnon
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Agamemnon: Opening Night Production Credits

  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  Tanya Moiseiwitsch Scenic Design
  Arthur Cantor Press Representative
  Stanley Gaither Press Representative
  Susan L. Schulman Press Representative
  Minnesota Theater Company Producer
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Choephori: Opening Night Cast

Douglas Campbell Clytemnestra
Len Cariou in Choephori Len Cariou Orestes
Robin Gammell Electra
Charles Keating Pylades
Robert Pastene Aegisthus
Richard Ramos Cilissa
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Choephori: Opening Night Production Credits

  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  Arthur Cantor Press Representative
  Stanley Gaither Press Representative
  Susan L. Schulman Press Representative
  Minnesota Theater Company Producer
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Eumenides: Opening Night Cast

James Alexander Hermes
Douglas Campbell Clytemnestra's Ghost
Athena
Len Cariou in Eumenides Len Cariou Orestes
Lee Richardson Apollo
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Eumenides: Opening Night Production Credits

  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  Arthur Cantor Press Representative
  Stanley Gaither Press Representative
  Susan L. Schulman Press Representative
  Minnesota Theater Company Producer
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