Phaedra (mythology)

Theseus’ second wife Phaedra became sexually obsessed with her stepson. themes when he asked Anita Hill whether she was "a scorned woman." Please. Of course, mythology does sometimes admit that men.

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(Stratton McCrady Photography) This article is more than 4 years old. Judging by the popularity of the Phaedra myth, the cougar is far from an endangered species. Since Euripides and Seneca, artists.

Theseus’ second wife Phaedra became sexually obsessed with her step-son. when he asked Anita Hill whether she was “a scorned woman.” Please. Of course, mythology does sometimes admit that men do.

As "Phaedra in Delirium" begins, Kathleen Chalfant in the title role stares at herself in the mirror, an expression of disbelief and loss. In this contemporary slant on Euripides’ classic story of.

Theseus’ second wife, Phaedra, became sexually obsessed with her stepson. when he asked Anita Hill whether she was “a scorned woman.” Please. Of course, mythology does sometimes admit that men do.

Stretching to well over three hours, three interpretations of the myth of Phaedra turn into a rugby ruck of postmodernism Phaedra, the wife of Theseus, is a woman struck with overpowering desire for.

It doesn’t end well. Terrifically restored to the Graham company repertory after more than a decade, “Phaedra” is part of “Myth and Transformation,” running through Sunday at the Joyce Theater. On the.

Rather than a dramaturgical smash-and-grab, welding elements of each version into a mash-up of the myth, Warlikowski lines up three “versions” of the Phaedra myth in a row: Wajdi Mouawad’s.

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Poetry Is Productions presents the Poetry Is Theatre festival, featuring the world premieres of world premieres of "Medea" by Catherine Theis and "Phaedra, Released." by Robert Eric Shoemaker. Press.

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She also gives a performance of astonishingly uninhibited physicality in this bizarre theatrical collage which hails from the Odéon in Paris, which blends different texts about Phaedra – who in Greek.

Opening night of the Martha Graham Dance Company at the Joyce featured an interesting pairing: a revival of Graham’s 1962 Phaedra with Richard Move’s 2002 piece, The Show (Achilles Heels). In typical.

Keith Fowler, the director of Jean Racine’s “Phaedra” at UC Irvine, believes that the Racine shaping of the Greek myth evades successful English translation, and that all the “adaptations” (as he.

Phaedra (Hongni Wu) and Aphrodite (Jacquelyn Stucker) torment Hippolytus/Virbius (Filipe Manu)All images by Bill Knight for The Arts Desk.

Lasting around 80 minutes, it takes the Greek myth of Phaedra’s love for her stepson Hippolytus and expands it into a new story of his afterlife, in which the rival goddesses of purity and sensual.

And in a way, he really is responsible for victimizing Phaedra—just not in the manner she alleges. There are many versions of the myth of Phaedra, but the most commonly known is the story as it is.