Ethan McSweeny
The Persians in Washington, DC
Triumphant! McSweeny packs plenty of spectacle in both the show's physical aspects and the forthright potency of Aeshcylus's descriptions of the carnage of war; they contain a harrowing beauty the grips the senses.-Jayne Blanchard, The Washington Times


by Aeschylus, translated by Ellen McLaughlin

Shakespeare Theatre Company 2006

Sets - James Noone
Lights - Kevin Adams
Costumes - Jess Goldstein
Sound & Music - Michael Roth
Projection Design - Michael Clark