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of Euripides translated by IAN FLETCHER and D. S. CARNE-ROSS
Music by THOMAS EASTWOOD starring Elsa Verghis with Robert Eddison
Elizabeth Vaughan
The Hippolytus was first Produced in Athens in the year 428 B.C., when it won first prize. The scene is set at Trozen, in the Peloponnese: the action takes place before the palace of King Theseus.
Conducted by JOHN MATHESON
Third broadcast
Racine's Phaedra, translated by Robert Lowell : April 2


Translated By: Ian Fletcher
Music By: Thomas Eastwood
Unknown: Elsa Verghis
Unknown: Robert Eddison
Unknown: Elizabeth Vaughan
Soprano: Elizabeth Vaughan
Conducted By: John Matheson
Produced By: Raymond Raikes
Translated By: Robert Lowell
HIPPOLYTUS, bastard son of Theseusby the Amazon Queen: Robert Eddison
OLD SERVANT of Hippolytus: Francis de Wolff
NURSE to Phaedra: Madeleine Christie
PHAEDRA Cretan wife of Theseus: Elsa Verghis
THESEUS. King of Athens andTrozen: Carleton Hobbs
ARTEMIS: Nlcolette Bernard
HUNTSMEN with Hippolytus: John Baddeley
HUNTSMEN with Hippolytus: John Pullen
HUNTSMEN with Hippolytus: Michael Spice
WOMEN of Trozen: Sheila Grant
WOMEN of Trozen: Joan Matheson
WOMEN of Trozen: Henzie Raeburn

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