MEDEA
Fraser Cannon Productions and Critical Mass

'A foreign wife does not look quite so fine beside the elder statesman. Am i right?'


Euripides' classical drama of alienation and filicide, in a piercingly modern adaptation by Orange Prize nominee Stella Duffy.

Cast:
Nadira Janikova
Richard Fry
Sarah Berger
Mary O'Connor
Mairi Hayes
Yuri Fanjul

Directed by Sarah Chew
Designed by Mia Chadney
Lighting: David Miller
Sound: Matt Eaton


6.30pm 3-29 August, Assembly George Square, Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011


"Stella Duffy's version of Medea at Assembly is just terrific" Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

"Euripides' tragic tale of betrayal and alienation is expertly given a modern edge in this production from Fraser Cannon" Three Weeks ****

The Times Critics Choice

**** What's on Stage
**** Fringe Review HIGHLY RECOMMENDED