Belgian theatre director Ivo van Hove brings together two of Euripides plays, telling the story of Electra and Orestes and more specifically how the two siblings reunite and make a pact to take revenge against their mother, Clytemnestra and her lover, Aegisthus.
This production of Electra & Orestes at the ancient theatre of Epidaurus forms part of the Athens and Epidaurus Festival programme for 2019. (26th & 27th July 2019).
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A collaborative project between the Athens & Epidaurus Festival and Comédie-Française, one of the most famous and oldest active theatres in the world, performing for the first time at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus. (Produced by Comédie-Française).
The performance will be performed in Greek with English subtitles.
How to reach the Ancient Epidaurus Theatre from Nafplio:
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