Amphitryon

MOLIÈRE (1622 - 1673), translated by Henri van LAUN (1820 - 1896)

"The history of Amphitryon and Alcmene, or rather the myth of the birth of Hercules, is certainly very old, and is to be found in the literature of different nations." Under Moliere's touch, it becomes "One of the most charming and natural comedies composed in French verse.... Sprightliness and vivacity abound in this comedy...." - Summary by Translator Henri Van Laun

Cast list:
Mercury, in the form of Sosia: Nemo
Night: Eva Davis
Jupiter, in the form of Amphitryon: Larry Wilson
Mercury, in the form of Sosia: Nemo
Amphitryon, general of the Thebans: Tomas Peter
Argatiphontidas, Theban Captain: Jim Locke
Naucrates, Theban Captain: alanmapstone
Polidas, Theban Captain: Adrian Stephens
Pausicles, Theban Captain: Leanne Yau
Sosia, Amphitryon's servant: ToddHW
Alcmene, Amphitryon's wife: Availle
Cleanthis, Alcmene's maid, Sosia's wife: Sonia
Stage Directions: Foon
Edited by: ToddHW

Genre(s): Plays, Comedy

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Act 1 Group 00:42:04
Play 02 Act 2 Group 00:42:24
Play 03 Act 3 Group 00:32:04