Oedipus (2001)

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6 September 2001
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
John Branwell Actor Creon
Dennis Conlon Actor Chorus / Shepherd
Christine Cox Actor Chorus / Servant
Michelle Hardwick Actor Chorus
Blake Morrison Writer
Conrad Nelson Actor Oedipus
Conrad Nelson Composer
Sarah Parks Actor Jocasta
Dawson Peters Actor Chorus / Messenger
Barrie Rutter Director
Barrie Rutter Actor Tiresias
Andrew Vincent Actor Chorus / Spokesman
Andy Wear Actor Chorus
Andrew Whitehead Actor Chorus
Jessica Worrall Designer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Viaduct Theatre (Halifax, Borough of Calderdale, England) 5 September, 2001 to 14 September, 2001 première of this adaptation
unknown venue (England) touring
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oedipus on tour from 6 September 2001 Print-out archive
Oedipus and the Cracked Pot tour schedule Print-out archive
The Cracked Pot and Oedipus: a celebration of Yorkshire talent Print-out archive
Oedipus, Halifax Newspaper cutting archive
Sophocles' Oedipus Poster archive
Oedipus (The Viaduct, Halifax) Newspaper cutting archive
A tragic turn of phrase Newspaper cutting archive
Blake Morrison's blunt catastrophe Newspaper cutting
Why Blake's a visionary Newspaper cutting
Plays International. Vol.16.12 (September / October 2001) Journal library 24
Blast from Broadsides Newspaper cutting archive
Oedipus; The Cracked Pot - two plays by Blake Morrison Programme archive
Plays International. Vol.17.2 (November / December 2001) Journal library 27
Sophocles' Oedipus Flyer archive
Review: Oedipus Photocopy archive
Oedipus / The Cracked Pot Photocopy archive
Star's trek into limbo Photocopy archive
Compelling and uncomplicated Photocopy archive
Melting pot of comedy and tragedy Photocopy archive
There's nowt as strange as Oedipus Photocopy archive
Oedipus Photocopy archive
You win some, you lose some Print-out archive
Oedipus by Sophocles; a version by Blake Morrison for Northern Broadsides Photocopy archive
Playing with comic fire Print-out archive
Playing with comic fire Photocopy archive
The guilty conscience Newspaper cutting archive
Oedipus and Antigone by Sophocles Book library 6
Dionysus Since 69: Greek Tragedy at the Dawn of the Third Millennium Book library 43, 412
Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics. Vol.13.1 (Spring/Summer 2005) Journal library 17f. 790
Oedipus B&W photograph archive
Swan Theatre: Oedipus - Northern Broadsides Ticket archive
Oedipus - The Cracked Pot archive
Programme: Oedipus (2001) Programme archive
Greek up North: a study of Northern Broadsides' productions of ancient drama Thesis library
Theorising Performance Book library 257-259 B. Morrison, 'Translating Greek Drama for Performance'

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Oedipus (2001), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/4638 <21 April 2024>