Electra, The MFA Showcase

Electra is haunted by her father's murder at her mother's hands.

Electra, The MFA Showcase

There are rumours that her brother, Orestes, is returning to kill her mother.  Does she want to heal or to avenge? Nick Payne adapts Sophocles’ tragedy for a modern audience in this beautifully crafted coming-of-age play.




Set Designer and Assistant Lighting Designer
Costume Designer
Sound designer
Lighting Designer
Assistant Director
Stage Manager
Assistant Stage Manager

Elizabeth Swanson*
Áine O’Hara*
Naoimi Faughnan*
Kim Porcelli
Moyra D’Arcy
Jan Schneider
Mary Kilduff
Ciara Dredge

This event is part of the MFA Showcase.

* The Lir MFA students

Preview Wednesday 20h August, 8.30pm
Thursday 21st – Saturday 23rd August, 8.30pm
Matinee Friday 22nd August 3pm