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Aeschylus Agamemnon 1987


18 - 21 March 1987 (Bloomsbury Theatre) and 15 - 18 July 1987 (British Museum)

Translation by Robert Ireland

Programme 1987 >>

Poster 1989 >>

Study Day July 1987 >>

Production team:

The Slaves of Dionysos Production Company


James Kerr


Robert Altham
Peter Meineck

Masks & Costumes (research & design)

Peter Meineck

Masks & Costumes made by

Sue Thurnwalder


Jacquelyn Leigh


Tessa Bembridge (Klutaimnestra)
Michael Caine (Herald)
Martin Durkin (Aigisthos)
Gail Hemming (Kassandra)
James Kerr (Watchman)
Simon Shaw (Agamemnon)


Adam Warner (leader)
Peter Hilton
Chas Green
Tim Colwell
Caspar Auchterlonie
John Washbourne
Neil Campbell-Briggs
James Millar
Dave Hickman
Adam Ward
Patrick Daly
Greg Anderson


The production which toured the United States in March 1989 was directed by Andy Arnold. This production previewed at the Bloomsbury Theatre 8 - 10 March 1989.

American Tour 1989 (Agamemnon and Medea): schedule
American Tour 1989: notes

Review article: Chronicle of Higher Education April 26, 1989, p. A3