The Electra Legacy

Theatre (new writing, tragedy)

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  • Paradise in Augustines (Venue 152)
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  • Aug 13-18, 20-25
  • 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: Australia
  • Group: Nuworks: Theatre Made in Australia
  • Warnings: Strong language
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

The Electra Legacy: a modern telling of Sophocles’ ancient Greek tragedy with a brilliant new music score, this is a tale of revenge, passion and crime. An oracle informs Orestes that he must return to Argos, find his sister Electra, and take rightful, bloody revenge against Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus. Epic in content and in style, the narrative was conceived with the choreographer’s eye.

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