(TV Mini-Series) (play - 3 episodes)
(TV Movie) (play "Agamemnon" - as Aiskhylos)
(September 26 to October 24, 1993) His play, "The Persians," was adapted by Robert Auletta in an American premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California for the Fall Festival. Hamza El Din was composer and performer. Peter Sellars was director.
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Aiskhylos | Eschyle
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He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
His first saved play is "The Persians" (472 BC) and thus more ancient one, a fundamental stone for the art of theatre. The play is also the only one of the ancient Greek dramaturgy with a plot inspired not by myths which were also serving on stage as a reference to contemporary social and political events and issues like the other plays that eventually remained to the later generations, but it is...