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Iphigenia and the Furies (on Taurian Land) ()

Produced by

Saga Collectif

Playwright: Ho Ka Kei (Jeff Ho)
Director: Jonathan Seinen


Aki Studio


January 6th, 2019 – January 20th, 2019


Saved from death by the goddess Artemis, Iphigenia is now a priestess on Taurian land – slaughtering any foreigners that arrive – assisted by a disgruntled Chorus. Two strangers, pursued by the Furies, stumble upon her temple, claiming to be her long lost brother Orestes and his gawgeous lover Pylades. Iphigenia is forced to make an impossible choice: flee with the newcomers or stay true to her sacred mission.

Containing Aristotle’s favourite recognition scene, this play asks: When violence is your family inheritance, how do you break the cycle?

But wait.
I think the Furies might have something to say about all this… (


Augusto Bitter Pylades
Virgilia Griffith Iphigenia
Thomas Olajide Orestes
PJ Prudat Chorus

Creative Team

Ho Ka Kei (Jeff Ho) Playwright
Jonathan Seinen Director
Charlotte Corbeil-Coleman Dramaturge
Jay Northcott Assistant Director
Christine Ting-Huan 挺歡 Urquhart Set Designer
Christine Ting-Huan 挺歡 Urquhart Costume Designer
Christine Ting-Huan 挺歡 Urquhart Prop Designer
Jareth Li Lighting Designer
Heidi Chan Live Sound Design


Farnoosh Talebpour Stage Manager
Giuseppe Condello Technical Director
Giuseppe Condello Production Manager
Indrit Kasapi Producer
Kourtney Jackson Associate Producer
Siavash Khasha Graphic Designer
Dahlia Katz Photography
Jessica Campbell-Maracle House Technician