Play directory : Phaedra

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  • Author
    Jean Racine
  • Written
  • Setting
    Troezen, ancient Greece
  • Overview
    In the absence of her royal husband Theseus, Phaedra declares her love for Hippolytus, Theseus' son from a previous marriage.

    Based on Greek mythology - stories previously treated by Greek and Roman tragic poets including Euripides in Hippolytus and Seneca in Phaedra.