Iphigenia in Aulis
by Nicholas Rudall, Euripides
Full Length Play, Drama / 6m, 2f
Agamemnon's sacrifice of his daughter to ensure good fortune in the Trojan War is a domestic tragedy set against a heroic landscape. This translation retains Euripides' classic poetics while fashioning a drama with contemporary resonance.
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: Greek; Roman & Biblical
MENELAUS - brother of Agamemnon, husband of Helen
CLYTEMNESTRA - mother of Iphigenia, wife of Agamemnon
IPHIGENIA - daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra
ACHILLES - son of Peleus
- Room for Extras
Iphigenia in Aulis premiered at the Court Theatre in Chicago, IL in November 2014 under the direction of Charles Newell.