Theatre | 24.07.2013
"Medea" by Euripides at the Ancient Theatre of Argos
Sunday, July 28, 2013 "Medea" by Euripides at the Ancient Theatre of Argos. The play starts at 9.00 pm Ticket prices : 15 Euros (general admission) - 12 Euros (children, students) - 10 Euros (unemployed, people with movement difficulties) Medea’s a man! Giorgos Kimoulis returns to Epidaurus to play Euripides’ archetypal heroine in a unique production with an all-male, masked cast. A tragedy with modernistic elements, Medea (431 BC) addresses the eternal struggle between Man and Woman as well as the clash between two cultures. A complex, alluring creature, the princess from Colchis, a foreigner in Corinth, experiences the ultimate betrayal at Jason’s hands. Medea the witch vows to take her revenge and comes up with the most inhuman punishment of all. Starring : Giorgos Kimoulis, Odysseas Papaspiliopoulos, Tasos Nousias, Manos Vakousis, Nikolas Papagiannis, Nikos Anastasopoulos, Dimitris Papanikolaou and a 12-member Chorus.