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Consumed by an uncontrollable passion for her young stepson, and believing her absent husband is dead, Phèdre confesses her darkest desires and enters the world of nightmare.
Helen Mirren plays the title role in this acclaimed production of the classic Greek tragedy.
Filmed by National Theatre Live.
A production from National Theatre.
Available at least until 30 November 2021.