Medea by Euripides: The play opens in a state of conflict. Jason has abandoned Medea in hope to advance his station by marrying Glauce, the daughter of the King of Corinth. Fearing a plot of revenge, the King tries to banish Medea. However, Medea’s pleads for mercy grants her one day before she must leave, during which she plans to complete her quest for revenge.
GREECE. Peloponnese. Epidaurus. 1961. Theater festival. Interval during the play "Medea" (Maria CALLAS in the main role). Costumes designed by the Greek painter TSAROUCHIS arranging the actor's costume.