30 March 1993
1 June 1993
Degree of relationship to ancient play:
Described as "memory theatre (opera)" in seven parts for soloists, dancer, and ensemble. The libretto is based mainly on Tony Harrison's translation, but it also includes some passages from the Oresteia in ancient Greek and a fragment from Sappho's The Stars and the Moon.
Media of production:
Opera, musical and related genres
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)