2015 – “Medea” by Euripides

Posted on: May 9, 2015

Medea, daughter of King Aeëtes of Colchis, has fled to Corinth with Jason after helping him against her father and brother. She and Jason have two sons. After many years, Jason decides to leave his wife and marry Glauce, the young daughter of Creon, the King of Corinth. Torn by jealousy and despair, Medea makes threats against King Creon and he decides to banish her. Medea pleads for a reprieve of one day which Creon grants. Banished and abandoned, Medea hatches a plan to murder the King’s daughter by sending her a poisoned garment. The princess dies as does her father who tries to save her. Medea then kills her two sons to further hurt Jason and then flees to Athens where King Aegeus has offered shelter.


Cast Medea
MedeaEva Nedwed
JasonFlorian Friedrich
NurseSandra Pendelbury Laing
CreonPhilippos Ioannou
AegeusAlbert Ertl
MessengerBenjamin Scherer
TutorLeonard Messmer
Glauce, Creon's DaughterKatharina Enzinger
ChildrenSebastian Sobota
Leon Reiterer
SoldiersBenjamin Scherer
Kevin Hilarl
ChorusDesireé Frasnelli
Anja Shulika
Judith Winter
Atusa Abedi
Tonia Pata
Sabrina Barth
Eleni Ntente
Mireia Esteban


Crew Medea
Producer & DirectorMichael Darmanin
AssistantsDesireé Frasnelli
Julia Litzlbauer
SetAlois Ellmauer
Costumes & Make-UpHellmut Hölzl
Make-Up AssistantKira Freyer
PropsDaniel Freyer
Light & Sound DesignStefan Parragh
Ariane Pellini
SoundManuel Bukovics
Michael Darmanin
GraphicsAlbert Ertl
Gavin Lyons
Poster DesignAlbert Ertl
Flyer and ProgrammeAndreas Schachermayr

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