In the aftermath of the Trojan War, Menelaus and Agamemnon name Odysseus the greatest warrior, awarding him the armor of the fallen hero Achilles. Furious at being passed over for this honor, Ajax vows murderous revenge in this timeless tragedy of madness and violence.
Written by Sophocles. Translated by John Tipton.
Please be advised: This production contains sudden loud noises, theatrical haze/fog, theatrical blood effects, scenes of violence including suicide and adult language and content.
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