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Hephaestus chains Prometheus to the rocky cliff.Prologos
The Chorus arrives to sympathize with Prometheus.Parodos
Prometheus explains why he is being punished to Oceanus.Episode 1
Oceanus urges Prometheus to curb his speech.Episode 1
Prometheus describes in detail all he did for humankind.Episode 2
Prometheus reveals Io's future and explains how he will be freed by one of her descendants.Episode 3
Hermes demands Prometheus tell who the woman is that will bear a son who will overthrow Zeus.Exodos
Zeus causes a natural catastrophe to occur, and Prometheus is swallowed into the earth.Exodos
|Prologos||Two attendants of Zeus, Strength (often translated as Power) and Violence, drag Prometheus to the barren wastes of remot... Read More|
|Parodos||The Chorus members tell Prometheus they are his friends and have come after having heard the sounds of Hephaestus poundi... Read More|
|Episode 1||Prometheus explains to the Chorus when the gods first broke into two factions—those who wanted to overthrow Cronos and e... Read More|
|Stasimon 1||The Chorus says it is weeping for Prometheus and Zeus, like a tyrant, rules by "laws of his own invention." Mortals all ... Read More|
|Episode 2||Prometheus explains to the Chorus he gave mortals the ability to reason and reflect: "At first / Mindless, I gave them m... Read More|
|Stasimon 2||The Chorus hopes always to honor the gods and never to make Zeus angry, but it shudders at the sight of Prometheus who, ... Read More|
|Episode 3||Io, "the girl with horns," enters and asks Prometheus who he is and why he is being punished. She is being followed and ... Read More|
|Stasimon 3||The Chorus then sings it is best for a person not to marry above their station in life, and best not to long to wed some... Read More|
|Exodos||Prometheus swears one day Zeus will make a marriage that will "hurl him out / Of throne and sovereignty into oblivion." ... Read More|