Oedipus at Colonus (Storr Translation)

Sophocles (497 BCE - 406 BCE)
Translated by Francis Storr (1839 - 1919)

This is the second installment in Sophocles's Theban Plays that chronicles the tragic fates of Oedipus and his family. After fulfilling the prophecy that predicted he would kill his father and marry his mother, Oedipus blinds himself and leaves Thebes, to wander in the wilderness accompanied by his daughters Antigone and Ismene. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett)

Oedipus: Andy Minter
Antigone: Elizabeth Klett
Ismene: Arielle Lipshaw
Theseus: Mark F. Smith
Creon: Bruce Pirie
Polyneices: David Goldfarb
Stranger: Lucy Perry
Messenger: Martin Geeson
Chorus: Lars Rolander
Narrator: David Lawrence

Audio edited by: Elizabeth Klett

Genre(s): Classics (Greek & Latin Antiquity), Plays, Drama

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Part 1 Group 00:38:52
Play 02 Part 2 Group 00:57:14