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Salome

Herodias

  • Author
    Oscar Wilde
  • Written
    1893
  • Overview
    The play tells in one act the Biblical story of Salome, stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas, who, to her stepfather's dismay but to the delight of her mother Herodias, requests the head of Jokanaan (John the Baptist) on a silver platter as a reward for dancing the Dance of the Seven Veils.

    A one-act opera of the same name was written by Richard Strauss in 1905.
  • Characters

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Members of Mandy Actors who have played: Herodias

On average, the playing age of actors cast in this role is : 32.

100% of the time, this character is played by a female.