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Phaedra can refer to Phaedra (mythology). The term may also refer to:

Arts and entertainment[edit]


  • Phaedra (film), a 1962 film by Jules Dassin based on the Phaedra myth
  • Phaedra Cinema, a distributor of films in the USA of the late 20th century



  • Hippolytus, by Euripides, a play based on the Phaedra myth
  • Phaedra (Seneca) (sometimes known as Hippolytus), by Seneca the Younger is a play based on the Phaedra myth and on Euripides' play Hippolytus
  • Phèdre by Jean Racine, a dramatic tragedy, first performed in 1677
  • Phaedra's Love, a modern adaptation of Seneca's Phaedra by British playwright Sarah Kane; it was first performed in 1996
  • Phaedra, 1962 English translation of Racine's work by Robert Lowell
  • Phaedra Britannica, 1975 Tony Harrison's version of Racine's work, set in the British Raj