The Odyssey Part 1
Updated: 4/2/2021
The Odyssey Part 1

Storyboard Text

  • Ithaca
  • "You should go help Odysseus come home, Zeus."
  • Athena
  • "Please marry me, Penelope!"
  • suitors
  • Penelope
  • $$$
  • Pilos
  • "I can help. You should go to Sparta and meet Menelaus."
  • Nestor
  • "Ok, thank you for helping me."
  • Athena
  • Telemachus
  • Hospitality
  • Sea
  • Odysseus
  • Divine Intervention
  • Athena advises Zeus to help Odysseus come home to Ithaca because he has been missing for ten years. Meanwhile, suitors surround Penelope to marry her and gain Odysseus' wealth.
  • In the Palace
  • "What brings you here?"
  • Zeus
  • "Please, I need help from you or the king."
  • Telemachus and disguised Athena go to Pilos, and Nestor helps Telemachus and suggests that he goes to Sparta. Back in Ithaca, the suitors are planning to assassinate Telemachus when he arrives again.
  • In the Palace
  • "Go build a ship and gather a crew. In return, you will have a feast."
  • "Ok."
  • Hospitality
  • Calypso warns Odysseus that the journey would be very difficult, and Poseidon summons a shipwreck.
  • Outside the Palace
  • "I'm Odysseus!!"
  • ?!?!?
  • Trickery/Deception
  • Athena wanted Odysseus to meet her father, so he snuck into the palace to meet Queen Arete and beg for help.
  • Queen Arete
  • Odysseus
  • Odysseus who is in disguise reaches King Alcinous, who agreed to give a ship for him and his crew. The king prepares a feast and a friendly athletic competition for those who are helping.
  • Odysseus
  • King Alcinous
  • Odysseus finally reveals his true identity to the king after the competition.
  • Odysseus
  • King Alcinous