Duration: about 30 minutes
(This was performed as part 1 of a double bill with Calypso.)
Anticlea takes us to the desolate shore of Cimmeria where Odysseus will conjure up the souls of the dead from the Underworld (in a famous episode which would inspire Virgil and Dante). He meets a simple crew-member who had fallen overboard, his illustrious companions in the Trojan War, the prophet Tiresias—and his mother!
Pat Boyde declaims Homer in Cyprus
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