The Alecstiad or A Life in the Sun

The Alecstiad or A Life in the Sun
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Code: THPL-02097
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  • Cast: 18m, 4f, 1boy
  • Wilder retells the legend of Alcestis, who gave her life for her husband Admetus, beloved of Apollo, and was brought back from hell by Hercules.
  • Wilder's Alcestis is a seeker after understanding, to whom "there is only one misery, and that is ignorance."
  • Her life as wife, mother, Queen is apparently tragic: idyllic happiness is destroyed by death.
  • Published with The Drunken Sisters.


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