Cure At Troy

show more detailshow less detail

Episodes

SeriesFirst
Broadcast
Comments
SP19910901

Producer: P.

BRIGHTON

Next in series: A SINGLE MAN

Previous in series: CUPID AND PSYCHE

Description

Seamus HEANEY's new version of Sophocles's 'Philoctetes'.

Abandoned on an uninhabited island and obsessed by the wounds of the past, Philoctetes is forced to decide what is more important: his need for revenge or a possible future.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

drama (arts)

philoctetes (play)

Broadcast history

01 Sep 1991 21:30-22:45 (RADIO 3)

25 Jul 1993 21:40-23:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Stephen Rea (Actor)

Ian Mcelhinney (Actor)

Lalor Roddy (Actor)

Brendan Gleeson (Actor)

Anna Healy (Actor)

John Hewitt (actor (act) [Merchant]) (Actor)

Seamus Heaney (adap)

Sophocles (Author)

Donal Lunny (Composer)

Pam Brighton (Producer)

Recorded on 1991-06-22.