THE RAGE OF ACHILLES
Detail from The Wrath of Achilles, 1847, by Francois-Leon Benouville. (from "Homer’s vision resonates to this day" The Australian)

detail  The Wrath of Achilles.
Francois-Leon Benouville, 1847
(see”Homer’s vision resonates to this day
The Australian)

THE RAGE OF ACHILLES

An adaption of Homer’s ILIAD.  Translated by Robert Fagles. 

La Mama, Carlton Courthouse. February 2017

We were delighted that our Australian premiere of THE RAGE OF ACHILLES played to capacity houses! Audiences travelled from as far afield as Sydney, Adelaide, Tasmania and locally, Frankston, Kyneton, Bendigo and Belgrave.

our brilliant creatives:
Humphrey Bower – actor and dramaturge  
Denis Moore – director
Shaun Gurton – designer (now designing MTC’s Macbeth)
Dr Ros Bandt – soundscape (soon performing at Delphi, world heritage site)
Jason Bovaird – lightning design (currently lighting The Play the Goes Wrong)


“Compelling  * * * !/2* ” The Daily Review. Owen Richardson
“‘..enthralling, My book group felt transported, walking on air “ B. Reeders
“The best theatre I have ever seen “ D. Reed.
“ a tour de force!” M. Farren-Price.