Omnibus (1952–1961)

Oedipus, the King 

The program has two segments: (1) "Oedipus, the King" (play by Sophocles), and (2) "Solo Khumbu" (excerpts from a film documentary on social life and customs in Nepal).

Director:

Seymour Robbie

Writers:

Dudley Fitts (translation), Robert Fitzgerald (translation) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Robert Carroll Robert Carroll ... Chorus Leader (segment "Oedipus, the King")
Alistair Cooke ... Himself - Host
Donald Davis Donald Davis ... Tiresias (segment "Oedipus, the King") (as Donald G. Davis)
J. Robert Dietz J. Robert Dietz ... Priest (segment "Oedipus, the King")
Robert Goodier Robert Goodier ... Creon (segment "Oedipus, the King")
Carol Goodner ... Jocasta (segment "Oedipus, the King")
William Needles William Needles ... Old Shepherd (segment "Oedipus, the King")
Christopher Plummer ... Oedipus (segment "Oedipus, the King")
William Shatner ... Palace Messenger (segment "Oedipus, the King")
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Storyline

The program has two segments: (1) "Oedipus, the King" (play by Sophocles), and (2) "Solo Khumbu" (excerpts from a film documentary on social life and customs in Nepal).

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Genres:

Drama | History | Music

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 January 1957 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Ford Foundation See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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