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Oedipus the King

Sophocles

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Description:

One of the first and greatest of all Greek tragedies, Harry Lennix stars as Oedipus, the king who unwittingly kills his father and marries his mother. W. Morgan Sheppard and Carolyn Seymour also star. The broadcast includes a Q & A session with translator and director Nicholas Rudall. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Spencer Garrett as Shepard and Chorus Francis Guinan as Messenger and Chorus Gregory Itzin as Creon and Chorus Charles Kimbrough as Priest Of Zeus and Chorus Harry J. Lennix as Oedipus Rod Mclachlan as Second Messenger and Chorus Carolyn Seymour as Jocasta W. Morgan Sheppard as Tiresias Translated and directed by Nicholas Rudall. Recorded before a live audience at the Getty Center in Los Angeles.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Harry J. Lennix, Full Cast

Length:

1h 47m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:50

Introduction
Introduction

00:38


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:49


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:40


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:29


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:35


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:39


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:04


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:16


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:51


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:13


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:26


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:59


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:10


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:34


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:47


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:26


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

32:06