Greek Tragedy Film Season
Greek tragedy marks the beginning of European theatre, and generations have reinterpreted the plays in their own ways. These rarely seen television productions feature some of the most renowned British actors in a wide range of approaches.
The first five screenings focus on the family of king Agamemnon around the time of the Trojan War. The final screening presents two productions of the most dysfunctional royal family of all: Sophocles’ Oedipus. More information at
Learn more in a programme of free talks, and join the conversation on twitter @tv_tragedy
Friday 29 January
7pm IPHIGENIA AT AULIS
Thursday 3 March
2pm ORESTEIA: AGAMEMNON