Inspired by Sophocles' Oedipus Rex, it is set on a Southern plantation where the owner's wife give birth to a child of mixed race. Although the child was supposed to have been slain, he is hidden and returns to the place of his birth years later. UK premierePerformers Saskia Reeves (Amalia), Claudia Cadette, Vernon Douglas, Andrew French, Oscar James, Peter de Jersey, John Nolan, Chu Omambala, Dhobi Oparei, Sara Powell, Mark Springer, Gilz Terera, Michael Wildeman, Jax Williams.
Author Rita Dove. Director James Kerr. Design Tim Hatley. Lighting Paule Constable. Music Mick Sands.