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Oedipus Rex

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Summary
The Stratford, Ontario, Shakespearean Festival Players, speaking through Greek-style masks, present the tragedy of Oedipus, who, having unwittingly slain his father and unknowingly married his mother, is driven by the plague that has swept through... Read more
Contents

An introduction to Oedipus -- Praise the king -- A proclamation -- The prophecy of Tiresias -- Creon, traitor or friend? -- Rage against Laius -- Good news -- No son of Polybus -- The herdsman -- "Most miserable of all men" -- Misfortune and pity.

Format
moving image
Description
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher
2002

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