The Oresteia (Ancient Greek: Ὀρέστεια) is a trilogy of Greek tragedies written by
Aeschylus concerning the end of the curse on the House of Atreus. The name ...
The main idea of The Oresteia is that injustice and such primitive instruments of
morality as the blood-feud must be eliminated if human society is ever to attain to
The Oresteia. The collective name given to the three Greek tragedies (trilogy) by
Aeschylus on the story of Agamemnon, Clytemnestra, and Orestes, produced at ...
In the Oresteia Aeschylus addressed the bloody chain of murder and revenge
within the royal family of Argos. As they move from darkness to light, from rage to
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Sep 30, 2015 ... Oresteia, trilogy of tragic dramas by the ancient Greek dramatist Aeschylus, first
performed in 458 bce. It is his last work and the only complete ...
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is the first play in a trilogy of tragedies by Aeschylus entitled the Oresteia.
In the Oresteia—the only trilogy in Greek drama which survives from antiquity—
Aeschylus took as his subject the bloody chain of murder and revenge within the
Agamemnon is the first play in a trilogy, the Oresteia, which is considered
Aeschylus' greatest work, and perhaps the greatest Greek tragedy. Of the plays in
Jun 7, 2015 ... 'Razor-sharp': Lia Williams as Clytemnestra with Angus Wright's 'loping, rangey'
Agamemnon in Oresteia at the Almeida. Photograph: Tristram ...
May 22, 2015 ... This powerful, clever, rhetorically able, much wronged and murderous woman
appears in all three plays of the Oresteia, the only extant tragic ...