Medea (1986)

Original id: 
742
Start date: 
31 January 1986
End date: 
19 April 1986
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Media of production: 
Stage-play
Languages: 
English
Companies:
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Medea Euripides
Medea Jeremy Brooks
Person Role Notes
Eileen Atkins Actor Medea
Paul Barber Actor Aegeus
Anne Dyson Actor Nurse to Medea
Leon Herbert Actor Jason
Simon Higlett Designer
Anthony Ingle Composer
Clifton Jones Actor Creon
Toby Robertson Director
Leo Wringer Actor Messenger
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Young Vic Theatre (London, Greater London, England) 26 March, 1986 to 18 April, 1986
Clwyd Theatr Cymru (Mold, County of Flintshire, Wales) 31 January, 1986 to 22 February, 1986
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy Book library 313n51
Medea, The Young Vic Flyer archive
Medea (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, Clwyd, Wales) Programme archive
Medea Flyer archive
Essential Euripides for the eighties Photocopy archive
New text pulls ancient Greece up to date Photocopy archive
Show of fire and vigour greets West End guests Photocopy archive
Play that has passed the test of time Photocopy archive
Medea magic from Eileen Photocopy archive
New versions of old masterpieces Photocopy archive
Black and white Medea Photocopy archive
Big finish for a budding actor Photocopy archive
Eileen's vision of a masterpiece Photocopy archive
I chased after men instead of success Photocopy archive
Greek tragedy updated for all to enjoy Photocopy archive
The fury of a woman scorned Photocopy archive
Star with a gift - for anonymity! Photocopy archive
Theatr Clwyd: Medea Photocopy archive
Medea makes a great impact Photocopy archive
Eileen's simply marvellous medea Photocopy archive
Toby pulls off coup as Eileen is seduced Photocopy archive
Making a game of searching the psyche Photocopy archive
Medea: Theatr Clwyd, Mold Photocopy archive
Black deed of a white witch Photocopy archive
Men and me, by Eileen Photocopy archive
New view of a Greek classic Photocopy archive
Theatre's hunt for young, rising stars Photocopy archive
Poor relation? No longer with Medea Photocopy archive
Crowd puller Photocopy archive
Casting a spell Photocopy archive
Eileen triumphs Photocopy archive
Medea's revenge Photocopy archive
Black and white Medea Photocopy archive
Medea Photocopy archive
What of the glory that was Greece? Photocopy archive
European Network of Research and Documentation of Ancient Greek Drama Book library 191
Medea (Young Vic, London, England) Programme archive
Medea Poster archive
Medea in Performance, 1500-2000 Book library 31, 261
Programme: Medea (Theatr Clwyd) Programme archive

How to cite this production

Medea (1986), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/742 <11 December 2019>