The Trojan Women

1987-1988 National Theatre of Northern Greece
The Trojan Women - Euripides
Repeat: Theatro Dassous, 30/08/1987
Opening: Ancient Theatre of Philippi, Kavala, 12/08/1987

The drama by Euripides is taking place in scenery of devastation, under the deserted walls of Troy and gives an image of the shattered civilian women. Central character, Hecuba, surrounded by the daughters, who were left to her, Cassandra, Andromache and the Trojan slaves, composing the Chorus. The poet denounces the barbarities, massacres, and raping of the Trojan people by the Greek invaders, taking place for the infidelity of a woman, Helen, and for the satisfaction of the betrayed husband Menelaus.

Playwright: Euripides
Translation: Giannis Tsarouhis
Composition: Giorgos Kouroupos
Lyrics adaptation: Lina Nikolakopoulou
Music Instruction: Aigli Hava-Vagia
Assistant Director: Minas Konstantopoulos
19 performances - 19.243 spectators
Ancient Theatre of Philippi, Kavala (12/08/1987 - 13/08/1987)
Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (21/08/1987 - 22/08/1987)
Theatro Dassous (30/08/1987)
Theatre of the Society for Macedonian Studies - Central Stage (19/03/1988 - 26/03/1988)
Teatr Komedia, Warsaw, Poland (13/05/1989 - 14/05/1989)
Theatro Dassous (23/06/1989 - 25/06/1989)
Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (07/08/1989 - 08/08/1989)
Filippoi-Thassos Festival
Epidaurus Festival
Epidaurus Festival