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Sophocles - Tragedies
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 Related Terms
• Aristophanes Comedies
• Aeschylus Tragedies
• Euripides Tragedies
•  5th Century B.C. Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome Timeline
Tragedies of Sophocles (ca. 496-406 B.C.) with approximate dates:
  • Ajax (451? B.C.)
  • Antigone (441 B.C.)
  • Oedipus Rex (409 B.C.)
  • Electra (409 B.C.)
  • The Trachiniae (409 B.C.)
  • Philoctetes (409 B.C.)
  • Oedipus at Colonus (produced 401 B.C.)

Related Resources:


Sophocles - The Plays

Oedipus Rex by Sophocles

Sophocles - Aristotle and Tragic Heroes

Dates of the major Greek Comedies and Tragedies
Shows years when two playwrights produced plays simultaneously and provides a chronological look at the careers of Aristophanes, Euripides, Aeschylus, and Sophocles.

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