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Seamus HEANEY's new version of Sophocles's 'Philoctetes'.
Abandoned on an uninhabited island and obsessed by the wounds of the past, Philoctetes is forced to decide what is more important: his need for revenge or a possible future.
drama programmes (genre)
01 Sep 1991 21:30-22:45 (RADIO 3)
25 Jul 1993 21:40-23:00 (RADIO 3)
Stephen Rea (Actor)
Ian Mcelhinney (Actor)
Lalor Roddy (Actor)
Brendan Gleeson (Actor)
Anna Healy (Actor)
John Hewitt (actor (act) [Merchant]) (Actor)
Seamus Heaney (adap)
Donal Lunny (Composer)
Pam Brighton (Producer)
Recorded on 1991-06-22.