Miles Gloriosus (The Boastful Soldier)

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum unknown venue (United States) Theater Ludicrum
Miles Gloriosus (1502) 1502 Palazzo del Corte (Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Soldato Millantatore (1505 - 1534) 1505 Sala Grande (Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Miles Gloriosus (1512) 1512 unknown venue (Venice, Veneto, Italy)
Miles Gloriosus (1522 - 1523) 1522 Trinity Hall (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England) University of Cambridge (Trinity Hall)
Miles Gloriosus (1535) 1535 New Town Hall (Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic) University of Prague
Miles Gloriosus (1542 - 1543) 1542 Queens' College (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England) University of Cambridge (Queens' College)
Miles Gloriosus (1549) 1549 unknown venue (Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic)
Miles Gloriosus (1564 - 1565) 1564 unknown venue (England) Westminster School, London
Miles Gloriosus (1564) 1564 Westminster School (London, Greater London, England) Westminster School, London
Le Brave, ou le Taille-Bras (1567) 1567
[Miles Gloriosus?] (1591 - 1592) 1591 Queens' College (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England) University of Cambridge (Queens' College)
Chlubný Voják [Miles Gloriosus] (1914) 1914 Švandovo Divadlo (Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic)
Miles Gloriosus (1930 - 1939) 1930 Wellesley College (Wellesley, Massachusetts, United States) Wellesley College
Miles Gloriosus (1934 - 1953) 1934 Université de Bruxelles (Brussels, Brussels Capital Region, Belgium) Université de Bruxelles (Jeune Théâtre)
The Grandson of Venus (1938) 1938 Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States) Bryn Mawr College (Ludiones / Latin Department)
Miles Gloriosus (1947) 1947 Amphitheater Vindonissa (Windisch, Kanton Aargau, Switzerland), Ancient Theatre of Augst, Römisches Theater (Basel, Basel-City, Switzerland)
Miles Gloriosus (1956) 1956 Westminster School (London, Greater London, England) Westminster School, London
Le soldat fanfaron (1957) 1957 Sorbonne (Paris, Île-de-France, France) Groupe de Théâtre Antique de la Sorbonne
Miles Gloriosus (1958) 1958 University of Sydney (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) University of Sydney
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1962 - 1964) 1962 Alvin Theatre (New York City, New York, United States), Shubert Theatre (New Haven, Connecticut, United States), National Theatre (Washington, District of Columbia, United States)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1963 - 1965) 1963 Strand Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Żołnierz Samochwał [Miles Gloriosus] (1963) 1963 Teatr Polski (Warszaw, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland) Teatr Polski, Warsaw
Braggart Soldier (1963) 1963 Loeb Drama Center (Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) 1966 unknown venue (United States) United Artists, Melvin Frank Productions
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1967 - 1968) 1967 University of Hawaii at Manoa (Honolulu, Hawaii, United States) University of Hawaii at Manoa (Department of Theatre and Dance)
The Swaggering Soldier (1968) 1968 Farnham Castle Theatre (Farnham, County of Surrey, England) Farnham Repertory Company
Miles Gloriosus (1970) 1969 Wellesley College (Wellesley, Massachusetts, United States) Wellesley College
Miles Gloriosus (1971) 1970 University of Sydney (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) University of Sydney (Classical Society)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1971 - 1972) 1970 Ahmanson Theatre (Los Angeles, State of California, United States), Lunt-Fontanne Theater (New York City, New York, United States), McVickers Theatre (Chicago, State of Illinois, United States) Center Theatre Group, Los Angeles
Miles Gloriosus - ein grossartiger Krieger (1977) 1977 Ancient Theatre of Augst, Römisches Theater (Basel, Basel-City, Switzerland)
Miles Gloriosus (1979) 1979 Wellesley College (Wellesley, Massachusetts, United States) Wellesley College
Up The General (1983) 1983 University of Melbourne (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) University of Melbourne (Guild Theatre)
The Braggart Soldier (1984) 1984 University of Warwick (Coventry, City and Borough of Coventry, England) University of Warwick
Miles Gloriosus (1984) 1984 unknown venue (Scotland) Classical Association of Scotland (Edinburgh & South-East Centre)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1985) 1985 Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (Kutztown, Pennsylvania, United States) Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (Department of Speech & Theatre)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1985) 1985 Marietta College (Marietta, State of Ohio, United States) Marietta College (Department of Communication & Theatre Arts)
Miles Gloriosus (1985) 1985 St Olaf College (Northfield, State of Minnesota, United States), unknown venue (Minneapolis, State of Minnesota, United States) St Olaf College
Miles Gloriosus (1985) 1985 Wellesley College (Wellesley, Massachusetts, United States) Wellesley College
El Fanfarron (1986) 1986 unknown venue (Spanish State)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1986) 1986 Piccadilly Theatre (London, Greater London, England) Theatre Projects Associates
The Braggart Soldier (1987) 1987 Strand Theater (Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States) Theater Ludicrum
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1987 - 1988) 1987 University of Hawaii at Manoa (Honolulu, Hawaii, United States) University of Hawaii at Manoa (Department of Theatre and Dance)
The Swaggerer (1989) 1989 Regent's Park (London, Greater London, England)
Miles Gloriosus (1989) 1989 unknown venue (Spanish State)
Braggart Soldier (1993) 1993 Strand Theater (Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States) Theater Ludicrum
Miles Gloriosus (1994) 1994 Universität Trier (Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany) Universität Trier (Lateinische Theatergruppe)
The Cook, The Miser, His Tart & Her Mother (1995) 1995 Chloë Productions, London
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1997) 1997 Teatru Manoel, Manoel Theatre (Valletta, Malta) Malta Amateur Dramatic Club (MADC)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1997) 1997 Fullerton College (Fullerton, State of California, United States) Fullerton College, California
Translation Year Contributors
Le Brave, ou le Taille-Bras (1567) 1567 Jean-Antoine de Baïf
Le Capitan, ou le Miles Gloriosus, Comédie, traduite de Plaute en cinq actes en vers. (1639) 1639
Les Comédies de Plaute avec des remarques, en latin et en françois par M. D. M. A. D. V. (1658) 1658 Michel de Marolles
Les comédies de Plaute nouvellement traduites en stile libre naturel et naïf avec des notes et des reflexions enjouées de critique, d'antiquité et de morale par Gueudeville, avec des estampes en taille douce (1719) 1719 Nicolas Gueudeville (1654-1721) AKA Guedeville
Oeuvres de Plaute, en latin et en français, traduction nouvelle, enrichie de figures, avec des remarques sur les endroits difficiles, et un examen de chaque pièce selon les règles du Théâtre, par Henri Philippe de Limiers, docteur en droit (1719) 1719 Henri Philippe de Limiers
Plaute, comédies (1932) 1932 Alfred Ernout
Théâtre complet des Latins, comprenant Plaute, Térence et Sénèque le Tragique, avec la traduction en français (1844) 1844 Andrieux, A. François, Alfred Magin, Th. Savalète, Pierre Jean-Baptiste Choudard Desforges (1746-1806), Désiré Nisard
Théâtre complet des latins, par J.B. Levée ancien professeur de rhétorique et de littérature et par feu l'abbé Le Monnier, augmenté de dissertations, etc par MM Amaury Duval de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Alexandre Duval de l'Académi... (1820) 1820 Jérôme-Balthazar Levée, Guillaume Antoine Lemonnier
Traduction des extraits de Plaute et de Térence à l'usage des élèves de l'école royale militaire (1778) 1778 Charles Batteux (1713-1780), Pierre Chompré (1698-1760)
Source Date Format Held at APGRD
2 audio CDs - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - Part 1 2002 CD archive
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way from Brooklyn: Roman Comedy on Broadway and Film 2001 Print-out archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 2004 Programme archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 1991 Book library
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 2004 Newspaper cutting archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 2004 Print-out archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 2007 Programme archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 2004 Print-out archive
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum - Peacock 2001 Newspaper cutting archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - videotape of film 1966 Videotape archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum : National Theatre season programme 2004 Programme archive
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum programme 1963 Programme archive
A funny thing happened to Stephen Sondheim 2004 Newspaper cutting archive
A romp in the park 2001 Print-out archive
A tradition of Latin plays at St Olaf College 2001 Print-out archive
Advertising Flyer - A warrior vainglorious 2014 2014 Advertisement archive
Albright College Domino Players present … 2001 Print-out archive
Ancient Scripts and Modern Experience on the English Stage, 1500-1700 1988 Book library
Aristophanes in Performance, 421 BC-AD 2007: Peace, Birds and Frogs 2007 Book library
Arts: review of The Swaggerer in Regent's Park 1989 Print-out archive
Audio CD - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - Part 2 2002 CD archive
Barcelona's Gran Teatro del Liceo season 1999 Print-out archive
Butterfly Sauce 2004 Newspaper cutting archive
Camp but classic carry on, crude but all-conquering 1989 Print-out archive
Choices 2002 Newspaper cutting archive
Classical Association News. Vol.26 (June 2002) 2002 Newsletter library
Classical drama at the University of Sydney 2001 Personal notes archive
Contributi dell' Istituto di Filologia Moderna. Vol.1 1968 Book
Culver City Public Theatre, 2000 season 2000 Seasonal calendar archive
Dreaming of the sixties 1989 Print-out archive
DVD with trailer and production photographs 2017 DVD archive
E-mail from George Bistransin to Amanda Wrigley 2001 Print-out archive
Early English Stages, 1300-1660. Vol.2 1576 to 1660, Part 1 1963 Book
Eirene. Vol.37 2001 Journal library
Email from Anne H. Groton to Amanda Wrigley 2001 Print-out archive
Email from Anne Seaton to Amanda Wrigley 2006 Print-out archive
English Court Theatre, 1558-1642 1999 Book
Financial Times review - Vice Versa 2017 Print-out archive
Forsythe shines but needs more venom 2004 Print-out archive
Fullerton College 2004 Print-out archive
Greek Drama in Canada - 2015 article by H. R. Marshall 2015 Print-out archive
Guardian review - Vice Versa 2017 Print-out archive
History of the Classics Drama Group from 1993 to 2004 2004 Print-out archive
Imperial Projections: Ancient Rome in Modern Popular Culture 2001 Book library
Lecture by I. Storey 2009 2009 Print-out archive
Letter from Frances Muecke to Peter Brown 2004 Correspondence archive
Letter from Teatr Polski w Warszawie to Maja Kominko 2004 Correspondence archive
Los Espectaculos de Mérida, 1933-1989 1989 Production chronology archive
Maskenspiele aus Basler Tradition, 1936-1974 1986 Book library
Miles Gloriosus 2001 Print-out archive
Published Contributors
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 1991 Burt Shevelove, Larry Gelbart, Stephen Sondheim
Ancient Scripts and Modern Experience on the English Stage, 1500-1700 1988 Bruce R. Smith
Aristophanes in Performance, 421 BC-AD 2007: Peace, Birds and Frogs 2007 Edith Hall, Amanda Wrigley, Ewen Bowie, Matthew Steggle, Rosie Wyles, Charalampos Orfanos, Phiroze Vasunia, Gonda A. H. Van Steen, Angeliki Varakis, Bernd Seidensticker, Mary-Kay Gamel, Betine van Zyl Smit, Malika Bastin-Hammou AKA Hammou, Martina Treu, Francesca Schironi, Sean O'Brien, Michael Silk, Vasiliki Giannopoulou
Classical Association News. Vol.26 (June 2002) 2002
Eirene. Vol.37 2001 Dasa Ciripova, Eva Sormova, Eva Stehlíková, Jan Bazant, Jan Bouzek, Lorna Hardwick, Spiridon D. Siropoulos
Imperial Projections: Ancient Rome in Modern Popular Culture 2001 Sandra R. Joshel, Margaret Malamud, Donald T. McGuire, William Fitzgerald, Martin M. Winkler, Alison Futrell, Nicholas J. Cull, Martha Malamud, Maria Wyke
Maskenspiele aus Basler Tradition, 1936-1974 1986 Karl Gotthilf Kachler
Performances of Greek and Roman Drama in New South Wales 2009 Christopher Flynn
Plautus: Four Comedies 1996 Erich Segal, Plautus
Plays International. Vol.18.10+11 (July/August 2003) 2003
Plays International. Vol.18.6 (March / April 2003) 2003
Plays International. Vol.18.7 (April / May 2003) 2003
Plays International. Vol.18.8 (May / June 2003) 2003
Plays International. Vol.18.9 (June / July 2003) 2003
Plays International. Vol.19.8 (May/June 2004) 2004
Plays International. Vol.19.9 (June / July 2004) 2004
The English Drama, 1485-1585 1968 F. P. Wilson, G. K. Hunter
The Roman Theatre and its Audience 1991 Richard Beacham
Théâtre / Public. Vols 70-71 (July-October 1986) 1986
Vice Versa or The Rise and Fall of General Braggadocio At The Hands of His Canny Servant Dexter and Terence The Monkey 2017 Phil Porter
[Edinburgh Festival] Fringe, 3-25 Aug 03 2003
Title Format Date
Miles Gloriosus [photograph 1] Image
Miles Gloriosus [photograph 2] Image
Miles Gloriosus [photograph 3] Image
Miles Gloriosus [photograph 4] Image
The Ludiones present … Photocopy 1938
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum programme Programme 1963
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - videotape of film Videotape 1966
Programme - The Swaggering Soldier Photocopy 1968
Review - The Swaggering Soldier Photocopy 1968
Miles Gloriosus Poster 1969
Miles Gloriosus - Programme Programme 1969
Miles Gloriosus (1979) Poster 1979
Miles Gloriosus Programme Programme 1979
The Braggart Soldier Programme 1984
The Braggart Soldier Cast list & credits 1984
The Braggart Soldier Flyer 1984
Miles Gloriosus Poster 1985
Miles Gloriosus Programme 1985
Miles Gloriosus Photocopy 1985
Miles Gloriosus Programme 1985
Arts: review of The Swaggerer in Regent's Park Print-out 1989
Camp but classic carry on, crude but all-conquering Print-out 1989
Dreaming of the sixties Print-out 1989
Los Espectaculos de Mérida, 1933-1989 Production chronology 1989
Sadness and humour in perfect harmony Print-out 1989
The Romans in Britain: Peter Kemp reviews The Swaggerer in the Open-Air Theatre Print-out 1989
Miles Gloriosus Programme 1994
Miles Gloriosus Flyer 1994
Poster: The Cook, The Miser, His Tart & Her Mother Poster 1995
Programme: The Cook, The Miser, His Tart & Her Mother Programme 1995
Note from Katherine Geffcken Correspondence 1997
Production Photograph of Edward Mercieca as Pseudolus and others Print-out 1997
Review by Paul Xuereb : "Lays of Ancient Rome" Print-out 1997
Barcelona's Gran Teatro del Liceo season Print-out 1999
Miles Gloriosus Photocopy 1999
Performances [Didaskalia 1999] Print-out 1999
What they say about Theater Ludicrum Print-out 1999
Culver City Public Theatre, 2000 season Seasonal calendar 2000
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way from Brooklyn: Roman Comedy on Broadway and Film Print-out 2001
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum - Peacock Newspaper cutting 2001
A romp in the park Print-out 2001
A tradition of Latin plays at St Olaf College Print-out 2001
Albright College Domino Players present … Print-out 2001
Classical drama at the University of Sydney Personal notes 2001
E-mail from George Bistransin to Amanda Wrigley Print-out 2001
Email from Anne H. Groton to Amanda Wrigley Print-out 2001
Miles Gloriosus Print-out 2001
Plautus' Miles Gloriosus: the St Olaf version Print-out 2001
Re: Classical drama on the modern stage [1] Correspondence 2001
Velia Teatro 2001 Poster 2001