In Athens, crowds flock to witness the most shocking trial of the ancient world, which is about to shake the city to its very foundations . . . A scandalous accusation has ruptured the royal family in Athens. On the one side: Theseus - king, hero, liberator of the people and slayer of the Minotaur - and his stepson, the pious Hippolytus. On the other, Phaedra - queen of Athens, princess of Crete, daughter of an adulteress and sister of a monster. The men of Athens are gathering to determine the truth. But the women know truth is a slippery thing. There are two sides to every story, and theirs has gone unheard.
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