Creon


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(Greek mythology) the brother of Jocasta and uncle of Antigone who became king of Thebes after the fall of Oedipus

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Critics of the view that the play presents Antigone's martyrdom note that if she was intended to be the hero, the tragedy should be complete at her final exit just over halfway through the action (Antigone has only half the number of lines that Creon does).
The older actor playing Creon was perhaps the only slightly "off" aspect of The Mistral Company's production.
10) Yet many critics deem this performance legacy irrelevant, expecting that Creon starts every Antigone with a blank slate.
Creon Starlight owner Evert Hoos, 61, told detectives a couple claiming to be Polish but with English accents arrived at his premises two weeks after Madeleine vanished.
After drawing a blank on day-one of the Festival, the champion hardly needed to move a muscle as he enjoyed armchair rides as Full Irish and Creon eased home to score comfortable victories.
CREON can contribute to Jonjo O'Neill's fine run with victory in the Unsworth Sugden Advertising Handicap Chase at Leicester today.
Creon can continue Jonjo O'Neill's fine run with a victory in the Unsworth Sugden Advertising Handicap Chase.
But his run at Doncaster showed he DOUBLE Creon & The Flyer is on the upgrade and, now that he has proved his effectiveness over the longer trip, another success is on the cards.
His example is Haemon who seems ready to slay his father, Creon, and does not.
Francisco Velasco's razor-sharp footwork brings the unfaithful Jason to life while the majestic Currillo rules as King Creon, undone by Medea's sorcery.
Creon Smith, an African American innkeeper in Farmington Hills, Michigan, who's been buying, selling and collecting antiques for 30 years, says you need to be well read before buying your first piece.
Steve Bryson and Creon Levit of the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif.
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Antigone, Oedipus' daughter, defies the order of Creon -- ruler of Thebes -- to not bury her brother Polyneices, as a form of punishment.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved CREON in a 36,000 lipase-unit dose to treat patients with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) due to cystic fibrosis, swelling of the pancreas that lasts a long time (chronic pancreatitis), removal of some or all of the pancreas (pancreatectomy), or other conditions.