The Eumenides

Adaptations

In 2014 BBC Radio 3 broadcast the entire Oresteia over the course of three weeks as part of their Drama on 3 series:[13]

  • Agamemnon (12 January 2014) adapted by Simon Scardifield, directed by Sasha Yevtushenko
  • The Libation Bearers (19 January 2014) adapted by Ed Hines, directed by Marc Beeby
  • The Furies (26 January 2014) adapted by Rebecca Lenkiewicz, directed by Sasha Yevtushenko. The casts included Lesley Sharp as Clytemnestra, Will Howard as Orestes, Joanne Froggatt as Electra, Sean Murray as Aegisthus/Judge, Georgie Fuller as Iphigenia, Joel MacCormack as Pylades/Apollo, Hugo Spear as Agamemnon, Anamaria Marinca as Cassandra, Karl Johnson as Calchas and Chipo Chung as Athena.

In 2014, Macmillan Films, produced a film adaptation of the trilogy:

  • Oresteia (18 July 2014) adapted by Peter Arnott and directed by James Thomas.[14]

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