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Oedipus the King

by Sophocles Author · Michael Sheen Narrator

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Subjects

FULLY DRAMATISED

This new translation of the great classic of Ancient Greece starts a cycle of drama. recordings by Naxos AudioBooks. The anguished tale of Oedpus, who having solved the riddle of the Sphinx and become King of Thebes, gradually realises the crimes he has, unwittingly, committed, remains a drama of unremitting power 2,500 years after it was written. With full drama values, Naxos AudioBooks the atmosphere of the Greek amphitheatre to the soundworld digital audio, with the outstanding young actor Michael Sheen - recently seen as Hennj V (RSC) and Amadeus (West End) and on film and TV.

Music: Siegel, Buck.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Naxos AudioBooks
Edition:
Unabridged

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 46.9 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 46.8 MB

Creators

Narrator :
Full Cast
Author :
Sophocles
Narrator :
John Moffatt
Narrator :
Heathcote Williams
Narrator :
Michael Sheen
Oedipus the King
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