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The Rise of Greek tragedy: Sophocles : Oedipus the king

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Alternate title:Oedipus the king
Summary:A presentation of Sophocles' Oedipus the king, performed in the authentic setting of a fifth-century Greek theater, with the use of masks made after ancient models. Shows how this drama developed from primeval sacrificial ceremonies to Dionysius.
Contributor:Mantell, Harold
Mantell, Stephen
Mantell, Michael
Mason, James 1909-1984
Bloom, Claire 1931
Richardson, Ian
Bond, Gary
Quayle, Anthony 1913-1989
Sophocles
Provider:Athens Classical Theatre Company
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Credits:Voices, James Mason, Claire Bloom, Ian Richardson, Gary Bond ; narrator, Anthony Quayle ; performers, Athens Classical Theatre Company. Photography, Anthony Spalla ; editor, Carlo Arcamone ; music, Bob Dennis.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Literature, Print Culture
Films@UM Browse terms:Performing Arts
Theater
Literature, Print Culture
Collection:Films@UM
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