creon creon

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Greek mythology) the brother of Jocasta and uncle of Antigone who became king of Thebes after the fall of Oedipus

News

  1. Onstage, ‘Antigone’ examines duty, sel?essness

    Family Feud | Kick Kennedy, left, plays the lead role in “Antigone” alongside Michael Early, who plays Creon in the tragedy.
    on February 4, 2014     Source: Columbia Daily Spectator

  2. Storm Theatre's 'Antigone' a tale for Millenials

    Family Feud | Kick Kennedy, left, plays the lead role in “Antigone” alongside Michael Early, who plays Creon in the tragedy.
    on February 4, 2014     Source: Columbia Daily Spectator

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  1. Heaney wrote in the Guardian in 2005, "Early in 2003 we were watching a leader, a Creon figure if ever there was one: a law and order bossman trying to boss the nations of the world into uncritical agreement with his edicts in much the same way as...
    on Dec 27, 2006 By: Seamus Heaney Source: Playbill.com

  2. Walcott added: "And our Creon will be wearing a suit. The suit is a lethal thing now. In Hollywood they talk about the suits and look at these dictators in their suits!" "It is more that I would like to think myself as more Sophoclean in...
    on Oct 10, 2008 By: Derek Walcott Source: Times Online

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