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- The Oresteia (Ancient Gr****: Ὀρέστεια) is a trilogy of Gr**** tragedies written by Aeschylus in the 5th century BC, concerning the murder of Agamemnon by...
- He was probably the first dramatist to present plays as a trilogy; his Oresteia is the only ancient example of the form to have survived. At least one...
- Oresteia (Орестея in Cyrillic) is an opera in three parts, eight tableaux, with music by Sergei Taneyev, composed during 1887-1894. The composer titled...
- at the Almeida Theatre, London, as Electra in a new adaptation of The Oresteia to positive reviews. The production later transferred to the Trafalgar...
- play a major role in the conclusion of Aeschylus's dramatic trilogy the Oresteia. In the first play, Agamemnon, King Agamemnon returns home from the Trojan...
- Agamemnon, king of Mycenae, and the sister of Helen of Troy. In Aeschylus' Oresteia, she murders Agamemnon – said by Euripides to be her second husband – and...
- a vengeful soul in The Libation Bearers, the second play of Aeschylus' Oresteia trilogy, because she plans out an attack with her brother to kill their...
- Eumenides may refer to: Erinyes, or Eumenides, Gr**** deities of vengeance The Eumenides, the third part of Aeschylus' Gr**** tragedy, the Oresteia...
- The Oresteia. Penguin Books. ISBN 9780140443332. "The Agamamnon". archive.org. 1920-01-01. Retrieved 2017-07-26. Hughes, Ted (2000). The Oresteia of Aeschylus:...
- Reflections of the Oresteia in the arts and po****r culture show the influence of the cl****ic trilogy of tragedies by Aeschylus. Several composers have...
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