Oedipus and the Sphinx


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The 2013 Classics Play


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Oedipus Rex

Oedipus Poster

 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.