Electra by Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre

2018-09-21

Electra by Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre

Overview

The Electra is a classical play written by Sophocles, one of the three major tragic poets of ancient Greece. It tells the story that King Agamemnon’s son and his two daughters are outraged by their father’s death in the hands of Queen Clytemnestra and her adulterer Aegisthus so they vowed to revenge for their father. Especially the eldest daughter Electra, with the help of her brothers, she opens a journey of revenge......