Oedipus rex

This ambitious production uses a number of striking visual elements including a massive set that floats above a reflecting pool, huge puppets, and sculptures. The noted Butoh artist, Min Tanaka, dances the role of Oedipus, and is joined by twenty dancers to portray this classical tragedy.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971.
Corporate Authors: Saitō Kinen Ōkesutora. (Performer), Tokyo Opera Singers. (Performer)
Other Authors: Sophocles., Cocteau, Jean, 1889-1963., Gelb, Peter. (Producer), Jaffe, Pat. (Producer), Langridge, Philip, 1939-2010. (Performer), Norman, Jessye. (Performer), Ozawa, Seiji, 1935- (Conductor), Peeters, Harry. (Performer), Shiraishi, Kayako. (Performer), Swensen, Robert. (Performer), Tanaka, Min. (Performer), Tatara, Michio. (Performer), Taymor, Julie, 1952- (Director), Terfel, Bryn. (Performer)
Format: Electronic Video
Published: Berlin, Germany : C Major Entertainment, 1993.
Series:Dance in video, volume 2
Online Access:CONNECT