In 1982 George Eugeniou directed Medea in a Philip Vellacott Penguin translation at Theatro Technis with Angelique Rockas in the title role. Ned Chaillet of 'The Times' is struck by the eruption of the wrath of Medea spurned in "the dangerous passions of Angelique Rockas", and Rosemary Say of 'The Sunday Telegraph' lauds Rockas` performance as `fiercely agile`.
| MEDEA Angelique Rockas | Angelique Rockas played the title role in Euripides `Medea` at Theatro Technis London , directed by George Eugeniou, in January 1982. The photo for the poster was taken by Haris Pellapaisiotis https://flic.kr/p/aE3pDf
Angelique Rockas as Medea at THeatro Technis London directed by George Eugeniou : Morning Star:` George Eugeniou`s sensitive and eloquent production... fit to stand next to the National`s Oresteia` https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medea_(play) https://www.flickr.com/photos/angelique_rockas/albums/72157628126758242 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angelique_Rockas https://flic.kr/p/C1c1fj |
Minos Volonakis Medea offer | Minos Volanakis one of Greece`s great theatre directors of Greek tragedy offered Angelique Rockas to reprise her performance of Medea in Theatro Petra , Athens but using his own English language translation . This is a scan of his follow up telegram.
Screenshot of the Morning Star `s review by TomVaughan `Medea`s Revenge` at Theatro Technis, 28 January 1982.
Screenshot of Sunday Telegraph`s review of Medea `Womens` Worlds` by Rosemary Say taken from Telegraph Microfiche Archive
MEDEA Reviews Ham and High : `Dynamically incensed Angelique Rockas ably conveys Medea`s despair` Morning Star:` George Eugeniou`s sensitive and eloquent production... is fit to stand beside the National`s `Oresteia` `https://flic.kr/p/aDYwT6
Medea played by Angelique Rockas-Complaint to The Stage about its critic`s dismissive review of the production of` Medea ` as well as of ` played down the --- Angelique` Rockas` sustained intensity as Medea` https://flic.kr/p/aGimqx
Medea played by Angelique Rockas reviewed by Camden Scanner ` Angelique Rockas in the central part gives us a barefoot performance of great physical power, as a wife and mother and , above all an intelligent woman contending on her own against the two representative pillars of the community` https://flic.kr/p/aEA5s2 |