The Legend of Alcestis
by Norman Beim
Full Length Play, Comedy / 6m, 2f
When Death comes for Admetus, the king of Thessaly, Apollo interferes. He makes a bargain with death. The king's life will be spared if someone is willing to take his place. No one is, of course. The king's devoted wife finally volunteers. Hercules comes to the rescue, and Death finds a substitute, …
Published in Six Ironic Comedies.
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