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The Iphigenia Quartet

Gate Theatre, Notting Hill (****)

© Helen Murray, Susie Trayling (Clytemnestra), Anthony Barclay (Agamemnon), Shannon Tarbet (Iphigenia)

© Helen Murray,
Susie Trayling (Clytemnestra), Anthony Barclay (Agamemnon), Shannon Tarbet (Iphigenia) in Iphigenia by Suhayla El-Bushra

The Gate Notting Hill’s dynamic artistic director Christopher Haydon has taken a mighty gamble with this commission, Iphigenia at Aulis reflected through a fresh, contemporary prism from the point of view of each protagonist: Agamemnon, Clytemnestra, Iphigenia and the Chorus. Continue reading