In the Poetics, Aristotle praises Oedipus Rex as the perfect tragedy. Oedipus Rex is an Athenian Tragedy written by Sophocles, and first performed in 429 BC.
Sophocles: Oedipus Rex - The Perfect Tragedy
Oedipus rex by Igor Stravinsky Performer: Philip Langridge (Tenor), Jessye Norman (Soprano), Bryn Terfel (Baritone) Conductor: Seiji Ozawa Period: 20th ...
Stravinsky - Oedipus Rex / Ozawa, Norman, Langridge (1992)
Filmed by the famed British actor/director Sir Tyrone Guthrie, this elegant version of Sophocles' important play adds a brilliant stroke--the actors wear masks just ...
Sophocles Oedipus Rex 1957