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The Oresteia

Adapted from Aeschylus; a version by William Whallon. Directed by Bill Vincent. Cast: Jode' DePriest, Greg Teachout, Rachael Walker. A version of the Oresteia of Aeschylus (scenarios of the four plays including the lost satyr play). In Parts 1 and 4 the brothers Agamemnon and Menelaus, warlords at Troy, return home to their wives, the sisters Clytemestra and Helen. In Parts 2 and 3 Orestes does a great wrong as a duty, and the Furies contest for him against Apollo. 2001. 74 min.