by Aeschylus, translated by Louis MacNeice
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
May 18 - June 23, 1966

  One of three plays on the theme of revenge (the other two being The Revenger's Tragedy by Cyril Tourneur & A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller), in repertory over a period of six weeks; a venture probably unique in the amateur theatre
Also presented at Reading Arts Festival, June 20, 1966


WatchmanJames Kelly
Clytemnestra Denyse Macpherson
Herald Derek Mudie
Agamemnon John Gordon or
James Cockburn
Cassandra Suzanne Doggett
Aegisthus James Kelly
Chorus of Old Men of the City Wilmot Bennitt
Tony Goodman
Harold Mellor
John Hope
John Pettengell
Hyam Gilbert
Tom Bewley
David Burns
Irving Lycett
Handmaidens Dolly Wraight
Doreen Shafran
Jo Thackwray
Robbie Winterford
Soldiers Robert Pennant Jones
Philip Warnett
Alan Smith
John Turner


Production Team
Director : Margery Withers
Set Design for the three plays : John Dorsett
Associate Designers : Frank Corkery, Bill Dudley & Sue Plummer
Lighting Design for the three plays : Marilyn Gold

Stage Manager : Pat Gunn
ASMs : Tony Newman, Hazel Shipley-Headley, Marion Shadbolt, Lesley Lancaster, Susan Moya
Wardrobe : Jo Hall
Set construction for the three plays : Stanley Moles