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Sophocles' Oedipus Rex at ECU

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The 2013 Classics Play


 Murder Your Father
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Oedipus Rex

a Tragedy by Sophocles

in a translation by Ruth Fainlight and Robert J. Littman

with original music by Mark Richardson, ECU School of Music

directed by John Given, ECU Program in Classical Studies

April 5, 6 and 7, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.

at Mendenhall Student Center, Great Rooms

on the campus of East Carolina University

co-sponsored by the Program in Classical Studies

and The Center for Student Leadership & Civic Engagement



The ECU production of Oedipus Rex features the following hard-working cast and crew:

Oedipus:  Ian Garnish
Jocasta:  Courtney Wells
Creon:  Kyle Viola
Teiresias:  Dauré Stinson
Corinthian Messenger: Hope Sealey
Theban Messenger:  Samantha Sheffield
Shepherd: Mahogany Bullock-Clayton
Priest:  Steven Smith
Chorus Leaders:  Sophronia Knott
               Henry Spencer
Chorus:  Deidre Arndt
               Cecelia Collins
               Aubrey Digh
               Landon Digh
               Nia Franklin
               Jordan Gray
               James Harlin
               Jordan Hathaway
               Emily Holley
               Jacqui LaRue
               Maria McCloud
               Jordan Prescott
               Thomas Taylor
Attendants:  Liz Tant
               Zach Smithson

Stage Manager: Daniel White
Costume Designer: Allyson Mojica


Translation from: Sophocles, translated with notes and an introduction by Ruth Fainlight and Robert J. Littman. The Theban Plays: Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone, pp. 1-64. © 2009 Ruth Fainlight and Robert J. Littman. This production was arranged with permission of The Johns Hopkins University Press.