(above) Stephanie Andrea Barron (Iphigenia) and Mark L. Montgomery (Agamemnon) Photo: Joe Mazza
Iphigenia in Aulis
A New Translation by Nicholas Rudall
Directed by Charles Newell
Co-produced by Court Theatre
September 7–September 30, 2017
As the Greek army lies stagnant on the silent shores of Aulis, King Agamemnon is faced with a harrowing decision. In return for the winds that would carry his army to victory over Troy, the goddess Artemis has demanded the impossible: the sacrifice of the king's own daughter, Iphigenia.