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Greek Plays at Beloit College

Greek Plays at Beloit College
1884-85 The Antigone of Sophocles, in Middle College.

1885-86 The Eumenides of Aesychlus, in Middle College.

1889-87 The Prometheus of Aesychlus, in Middle College.

1887-88 The Seven Against Thebes of Aesychlus, in the Old Chapel.

1888-89 The Alcestis of Euripedes, in the “First Quarry” by Rock River.

1889-90 The Antigone of Sophocles, in the parlors of Prof. Pearson.

1890-92 The Iphigenia Among the Taurians, in the parlors of Prof. Eaton.

1892-93 The Alcestis of Euripides, in Pearson Hall.

1893-94 The Antigone of Sophocles, in Pearson Hall.

1894-95 The Oedipus, the King, of Sophocles, at Wilson Opera House Feb. 22, 1895 at the Central Music Hall, Chicago March 23, 1895 (translated by sophomore class ’97) (Directed by T. L. Wright)

1895- 96 The Electra of Euripides, at Wilson Opera House, (directed by T. L. Wright).

1897 Iphigenia Among the Taurians: A study of friendships, of friendships, of Euripides, at Wilson Opera House Fri, March 19, 1897 (translated by the class of 1899) (directed by T. L. Wright).

1898 Alcestis of Euripides (translated by the class of 1900) for rendition.

1899 Antigone of Sophocles (translated by a class of 1901) (directed by T. L. Wright) for rendition.

1900 Iphigenia at Aulis of Euripedes (translated by class of 1902) for rendition.

1901 The Electra of Sophocles (translated by the class of 1903) for rendition.

1902 The Frogs of Aristophanes (translated by T. L. Wright for the class of 1904) for rendition.

1903 Oedipus Tyrannus of Sophocles (translated by the class of 1905) (directed by T. L. Wright) for rendition.

1905 Iphigenia Among the Taurians of Euripides (translated by the class of 1906) for rendition.

1906 The Captives of Plantus (translated by the class of 1908) for rendition.

1908 Alcestis of Euripides, republished by “The Committee on publication of 1908” for rendition.

1911 Electra of Sophocles (translated by the class of 1903) for rendition.

1913 Votes for Women (translated by T. L. Wright) scenes from Ecclesiazusae and the Thesmohoriazusae of Aristophanes for rendition.

1916 The Antigone of Sophocles (translated by the class of 1901) performed by the class of 1916 at Wilson Opera House, March 2, 1916 and at Central Music Hall, Chicago April 18, 1916 (directed by T. L. Wright).

1925 Alcestis of Euripides (translated by Beloit College) (directed by T. L. Wright and Thomas Emmet Mills).

1931 Antigone of Sophocles (in memoriam of the 1st Greek Play in 1884, possibly the same translation) performed June 13, 1931.