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Thu August 5, 2010
Medea by Euripides (Part 2)
Sunday 8/29: The Theatre from the Land of Enchantment series very proudly presents the Vortex Theatre Company's production of Euripides' classic Greek tragedy Medea.
Directed by Shepard Sobel, and starring Angela Littleton as Medea and Peter Diseth as Jason, with an outstanding supporting cast of Albuquerque's finest actors.
After the gods have given Medea the power to assist the hero Jason in slaying a monster and seizing the Golden Fleece from the ends of the earth, she betrays her family and home by marrying him and returning with him to Greece, only to find herself betrayed by him. He leaves her to marry the daughter of the King of Corinth. Medea's anger and vengeance know no end.