Euripides, Alcestis: Outline

Characters:
Apollo
Death
Chorus of old men of Pherae
Female slave of Alcestis
Alcestis
Admetus
Child of Alcestis
Heracles
Pheres, father of Admetus
Servant

Outline:

(x) = page number in Roche

1-85 Prologue (4)
86-135 Parodos (6)
136-212 First Episode (9)
213-37, 244-79 Lyric passage = First Stasimon (11)
280-434 Second Episode (13)
393-415 Monody (17)
435-475 Second Stasimon (19)
476-567 Third Episode (20)
568-605 Third Stasimon (23)
606-860 Fourth Episode (24)
861-934 Kommos instead of Fourth Stasimon (33)
935-61 Fifth Episode (35)
962-1005 Fifth Stasimon (36)
1006-1163 Exodos (38)