Britannicus

Jean Racine (1639 - 1699)
Translated by Robert Bruce Boswell (1864 - 1933)

Britannicus is son and heir of the Roman emperor Claudius. However, this does not please Nero, who wants both throne and Britannicus's fiancee Junia. - Summary by ToddHW

Cast list:
Nero, emperor, son of Agrippina: Dale Burgess
Britannicus, son of Messalina and of the emperor Claudius: David Purdy
Agrippina, widow of Domitus Ahenbarbus, the Father of Nero, and widow by her second marriage of the emperor Claudius: Matea Bracic
Junia, beloved by Britannicus: thestorygirl
Burrus, tutor of Nero: ToddHW
Narcissus, tutor of Britannicus: Alan Mapstone
Albina, confidential friend of Agrippina: Sonia
Stage Directions: Larry Wilson
Editing: ToddHW

Genre(s): Tragedy

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Act 1 Group 00:23:03
Play 02 Act 2 Group 00:25:03
Play 03 Act 3 Group 00:20:54
Play 04 Act 4 Group 00:22:20
Play 05 Act 5 Group 00:18:35