•  Theatre 2015
 Romania
  Teatrul Naţional „Radu Stanca” Sibiu
OIDIP
After: Sophocles
Directed by: Silviu Purcărete
Translated by: Constantin Georgescu, Simona Georgescu, Theodor Georgescu
Original script: Silviu Purcărete, after „Oedipus at Colonus” and „Oedipus Rex” by Sophocles
Stage design: Dragoş Buhagiar
Light design: Dragoş Buhagiar and Silviu Purcărete
Original music: Vasile Şirli
Cast: Constantin Chiriac, Ofelia Popii / Mariana Mihu, Diana Văcaru Lazăr, Diana Fufezan, Cristian Stanca, Adrian Matioc, Florin Coşuleţ, Ioan Paraschiv, Eduard Pătraşcu, Pali Vecsei, Emöke Boldizsár, Veronica Arizancu, Cristina Stoleriu, Cristina Ragos
The production of the National Theatre in Sibiu is an adaptation after „Oedipus at Colonus” and „Oedipus Rex” by Sophocles, and it astonishes through the power of the almost cinematographic vision of staging characteristic to director Silviu Purcărete, who combines reality with imagination, developing a poetics of excruciating details. It is a picture of terrors, of premonitions and misery, in the spirit of the great masters, a current interpretation of a legendary destiny. „Oedipus” is a return, as director Silviu Purcărete says, to his old preoccupations for tragic. „«Oedipus» is one of the most beautiful texts of dramatic literature. As it has been noted before, I returned to Greek tragedy after many years, an opportunity to again exercise my desire to create the same images that I had not worked with for some time”, Silviu Purcărete said during the rehearsals in Sibiu.
Translated into English

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