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Girl on an Altar
Girl on an Altar Tickets

Girl on an Altar Tickets

23 May 2022 - 25 Jun 2022
The new re-telling of the infamous Greek myth about Clytemnestra and Agamemnon.

Girl on an Altar Information

Clytemnestra’s world is torn apart when her husband, Agamemnon, sacrifices their daughter for the sake of war. Ten years on from this unthinkable tragedy, the couple are reunited. What follows is a dangerous battle of love, grief and power.

Marina Carr’s (Blood Wedding, By the Bog of Cats) new re-telling of the infamous Greek myth brings Clytemnestra’s story to the forefront and asks is it possible to forgive the unforgiveable?

Captioned Performance: 9 June 2022, 7.30pm Audio Described Performance: 16 June 2022, 7.30pm

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Run time

2 hours 15 minutes including an interval

Opening date

May 23rd, 2022

Closing date

June 25th, 2022





Cast and creative

By: Marina Carr
Director: Annabelle Comyn
Cast list: Nina Bowers, Daon Broni, Jim Findley, Kate Stanley Brennan, David Walmsley, Eileen Walsh
Design: Tom Piper
Costume: Isobel Pellow
Lighting: Amy Mae
Sound: Philip Stewart

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