Apius and Virginia Video: Haphazard Tempts Apius
The judge Apius Claudius is distraught with lust for the young Virginia, daughter of one of his military officers. The Vice Haphazard (‘Try it, you might be lucky’) suggests a way of ensnaring her. His Conscience and his still-remaining sense of Justice protest.
R.B. Apius and Virginia. Performed Lancaster, Cambridge, and Groningen, 1991; filmed Lancaster.