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by Euripides
Translated from the Greek by DAVID THOMPSON with Music for this production composed and conducted by JOHN BECKETT
Produced by JOHN TYDEMAN
To be repeated on February 27 Eileen Atkins is appearing in The Killing of Sister George at the Duke of York's Theatre. London


Unknown: David Thompson
Conducted By: John Beckett
Produced By: John Tydeman
Unknown: Eileen Atkins
Electra: Eileen Atkins
her brother, Orestes: Ian McKellen
her mother Queen Clytaemnestra: Mary Morris
the Tutor: Robert Harris
Peasant, husband to Electra: Denys Hawthorne
Pylades, friend of Orestes: Gary Watson
First Chorus: Mary O'Farrell
Second Chorus: Peggy Marshall
Third Chorus: Kate Binchy
Voice of Castor: Hector Ross

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