by Sophokles, translated by Friedrich Hölderlin
Oedipus, King of Thebes is sent from the blind prophet Tiresias to search for the murderer of his father, because only when this murderer is found, Thebes can be freed from the plague.
In this production the “fred” experimented for the first time with a particular stage concept. The entire performance space was the stage, the performers ranged from, by and with the audience.
Simon Eifeler – Oedipus
Maren Claus – Jocasta, priests, Tiresias, shepherd
Katharina Roczyn – Creon, messenger, servant
Directed by Simon Eifeler
Directing Assistant and Photographer: Iskender “Isi” Kökce