Seven against Thebes

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Production First performed Venues Companies
Eteocle e Polinice (1675) 1675 Teatro Vendramino di San Salvatore (Venice, Veneto, Italy)
Seven against Thebes (1888) 1888 Beloit College (Beloit, State of Wisconsin, United States) Beloit College (Department of Greek)
I Sette a Tebe (1924) 1924 Ancient Theatre of Syracuse, Teatro Greco (Syracuse, Sicily, Italy) Istituto Nazionale del Dramma Antico
Hepta epi Thebas (1925) 1925 Theatro Athinaion (Athens, Attica, Greece) Theatro Technis of Spiros Melas
Epta epi Thebas (1926) 1926 Ancient Site of Eleusis (Eleusis, Attica, Greece) Dramatikos Syllogos Euripidis [Euripides Dramatic Society]
I Sette a Tebe (1927) 1927 Ancient Theatre of Ostia Antica, Teatro Romano (Ostia Antica, Latium, Italy) Istituto Nazionale del Dramma Antico
Teiresias (1930) 1930 Travers' Theatre, Fairmont Hotel (San Francisco, State of California, United States) La Boheme Club, San Francisco
Seven against Thebes (1940) 1940 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Seven against Thebes (1947) 1947 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Seven against Thebes (1950) 1950 Randolph-Macon Women's College (Lynchburg, Virginia, United States) Randolph-Macon Women's College (Department of Greek)
Hepta epi Thebas (1954 - 1955) 1954 Ancient Theatre of Delphi (Delphi, Central Greece, Greece), Ancient Theatre of Sikyon (Sikyon, Greece), Ancient Odeion of Patras (Patras, West Greece, Greece), Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece) Thymelikos Thiasos [a.k.a. Organismos Archaiou Dramatos]
Les sept contre Thèbes (1958) 1958 Sorbonne (Paris, Île-de-France, France) Groupe de Théâtre Antique de la Sorbonne
Seven against Thebes (1958) 1958 Queen Mary College (London, Greater London, England) Queen Mary College (Dramatic Society)
Seven Against Thebes (1959 - 1960) 1959 Landestheater Württemberg-Hohenzollern (Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Seven Against Thebes (1960) 1960 unknown venue (New York City, New York, United States) Living Theatre Company
Hepta epi Thebas (1961) 1961 unknown venue (Greece) Omilos Archaias Tragodias Dionysos [Dionysos Ancient Tragedy Group]
Siedmiu przeciw Tebom (1961) 1961 Teatr Ziemi Opolskiej (Opole, Opole Voivodeship, Poland) Teatr Ziemi Opolskiej, Opole
Siedmiu przeciw Tebom (1962) 1962 Teatry Dolnośląskie (Jelenia Góra, Świętokrzyskie, Poland) Teatry Dolnośląskie, Jelenia Góra
Siedmiu przeciw Tebom (1962) 1962 Teatr Powszechny (Warszaw, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland) Teatr Powszechny, Warsaw
Siedmiu przeciw Tebom (1964) 1964 Teatr Ludowy, Nowa Huta, Folk Theatre (Kraków, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland) Teatr Ludowy of Nowa Huta [Folk Theatre of Nowa Huta]
Seven against Thebes (1965) 1965 Toneel Vandaad (Brussels, Brussels Capital Region, Belgium)
Siedmiu przeciw Tebom (1965) 1965 Teatr Dramatyczny im. Aleksandra Węgierki (Białystok, Podlasie, Poland) Teatr Dramatyczny im. Aleksandra Węgierki, Białystok
Siedmiu przeciw Tebom (1965) 1965 Teatr Zagłębia (Sosnowiec, Opole Voivodeship, Poland) Teatr Zagłębia, Sosnowiec
I Sette a Tebe (1966) 1966 Ancient Theatre of Syracuse, Teatro Greco (Syracuse, Sicily, Italy) Istituto Nazionale del Dramma Antico
Danaidy (1968) 1968 Teatr Dramatyczny im. Stefana Jaracza (Olsztyn, Silesian Voivodeship, Poland) Teatry Dramatyczne im. Stefana Jaracza w Olsztynie-Elbągu
Hepta epi Thebas (1968 - 1969) 1968 Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (Peloponnese, Greece), Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece) Ethniko Theatro [National Theatre of Greece]
Sieben gegen Theben (1969) 1968 unknown venue (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany) Berliner Ensemble
Sieben gegen Theben (1970) 1969 unknown venue (Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Seven against Thebes (1970) 1969 unknown venue (Japan) Choryu Theatre Company
Seven against Thebes (Septem contra Thebas) (1970) 1969 Chiyoda Townhall (Tokyo, Tōkyō-to, Japan) University of Tokyo (Greek Tragedy Study Club)
Oidipus-Antigone (1971) 1970 Divadlo za Branou (Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic) Divadlo za Branou, Prague
Thebes (1973) 1973 Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) (London, Greater London, England) Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
Hepta epi Thebas (1975 - 1977) 1975 unknown venue (Eretria, Central Greece, Greece), unknown venue (Monemvasía, Peloponnese, Greece), unknown venue (Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany), British Museum, Lecture Theatre (London, Greater London, England) Theatro Technis of Karolos Koun
Hepta epi Thebas (1975 - 1976) 1975 Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece), Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (Peloponnese, Greece), Ancient Theatre of Eretria (Eretria, Central Greece, Greece), British Museum, Lecture Theatre (London, Greater London, England), unknown venue (Paris, Île-de-France, France), unknown venue (Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany) Theatro Technis of Karolos Koun
Seven against Thebes (1977) 1977 Sadler's Wells (London, Greater London, England) Theatro Technis of Karolos Koun
Hepta epi Thebas (1980) 1980 Foititiki Estia Arrenon, Hall of Male Students (Athens, Attica, Greece) Erasi-Techniko Theatro
Hepta epi Thebas (1980) 1980 Theatro Lykavittou, Lycabettus Theatre (Athens, Attica, Greece) Laïko Peiramatiko Theatro [Popular Experimental Theatre] (Company of Leonidas Trivizas)
The Seven (1981) 1981 unknown venue (England) BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation)
Hepta epi Thebas (1981) 1981 Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (Peloponnese, Greece) Ethniko Theatro [National Theatre of Greece]
Hepta epi Thebas (1982) 1982 Theatro Moschopodiou (Thebes, Central Greece, Greece), unknown venue (Eleusis, Attica, Greece), Theatro Lykavittou, Lycabettus Theatre (Athens, Attica, Greece) Company of Ioannis Tsarouchis
Hepta epi thebas (1985) 1985 unknown venue (Poland) Arena
Mütter (1986) 1986 Schauspiel Frankfurt (Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany) Frankfurter Inszenierung
Die Mütter [The Mothers] (1986) 1986 Schauspielhaus (Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany)
Seven against Thebes (1987) 1987 Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (Peloponnese, Greece), Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece) Ethniko Theatro [National Theatre of Greece]
Sieben gegen Theben (1992) 1992 Theater an der Ruhr (Mülheim, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany) Theater an der Ruhr
Seven against Thebes (1994) 1994 unknown venue (Patras, West Greece, Greece) Demotiko Perifereiako Theatro Patras [Municipal & Regional Theatre of Patras]
Omma: Oedipus and the Luck of Thebes (1994) 1994 Young Vic Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Les Danaïdes (1995 - 1997) 1995 unknown venue (Romania), unknown venue (Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France), National Indoor Arena (Birmingham, County of Worcestershire, England), Old Fruitmarket (Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland), Basketball Arena (Tallaght, Leinster, Republic of Ireland), Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (New York City, New York, United States), unknown venue (Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands), Ancient Theatre of Ostia Antica, Teatro Romano (Ostia Antica, Latium, Italy), unknown venue (Vienna, Vienna, Austria), Grande Halle de la Villette (Paris, Île-de-France, France) Silviu Purcarete, National Theatre of Craiova
I Sette Contro Tebe (1996) 1996 Teatro Nuovo (Naples, Campania, Italy) Teatri Uniti
Seven against Thebes (1996) 1996 Demotiko Amphitheatro, Municipal Amphitheatre (Ayia Napa, Famagusta District, Cyprus) Teaterhögskolan [Theatre Academy], Helsinki, Cyprus Centre of the International Theatre Institute
Source Date Format Held at APGRD
20 Production Photographs 2005 Print-out archive
Aeschylus' Seven against Thebes 2000 Programme archive
Aeschylus' Seven Against Thebes 2000 Flyer archive
Aeschylus' Seven against Thebes - images 2000 Print-out archive
Agamemnon in Performance: 458 BC to AD 2004 2005 Book library
Aischylos Sieben gegen Theben; Sophokles Antigone 1992 Poster archive
Antigone 1999 Poster archive
Antigone - video recording of opera 1999 Videotape archive
Antigone, Sophokle 1999 Programme archive
Antigoni gia ton erota kai to dikaio 1999 Newspaper cutting archive
Antigoni; Epta epi Thibas, Archaio Theatro Epidaurou 2002 Ticket archive
Antikens dramer lockar I en förvirrad tid 1996 Newspaper cutting archive
Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics. Vol.14.1 (Spring/Summer 2006) 2006 Journal library
Cahiers du GITA. Vol.10. Les Choéphores d'Eschyle 1997 Journal library
Chor ist ein Chor ist ein Chor, Ein 2000 Review archive
City of Wine by Ned Dickens 2009 Flyer archive
Coefore / Medea 1994 Festival programme archive
Collection of INDA postcards of posters for productions 1914-1992 1914 Postcard archive
Data collected by Elina Dagonaki 2004 Personal notes archive
Dioniso: Annale della Fondazione INDA. Vol.1 (new series) 2002 Journal library
Dioniso: Annale della Fondazione INDA. Vol.1 (new series) 2002 Journal library
Dionysus Since 69: Greek Tragedy at the Dawn of the Third Millennium 2004 Book library
DVD - Artista di Dioniso: Duilio Cambellotti e il Teatro Greco di Siracusa 1914-1948 1914 DVD archive
Eirene. Vol.37 2001 Journal library
Email from Amy R. Cohen to Pantelis Michelakis 2000 Print-out archive
Email from Eric Parks 1999 Correspondence archive
Email from Mike Gonzalez to Chris Weaver 2005 Print-out archive
Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s 2009 Thesis library
Ethniko Theatro Epidauria 1991 - programme 1991 Festival programme archive
Festival leaflet : Thebes 2014 Festival programme archive
Gilbert Murray OM, 1866-1957 1987 Book library
Gli Spettacoli Classici nel Teatro Greco di Siracusa 1982 Book archive
Greek Art Theatre - Sadler's Wells Leaflet 1977 Photocopy archive
Greek Artists and Ancient Greek Drama: Stage Sets and Costumes - Exhibition Catalogue 1997 Book library
Greek Drama on the Air 2005 Talk handout archive
Greek Festivals '87 1987 Festival programme archive
Greek gods take to the stage 1996 Print-out archive
Hepta epi Thebas 2001 Programme archive
Hepta epi Thebas 1991 Book library
Hepta epi Thibas 1982 Poster archive
Hip-hop Aeschylus musical The Seven announces Off-Broadway cast 2005 Print-out archive
History of Greek Play Production in American Colleges and Universities from 1881 to 1936 1938 Photocopy library
I Metafrase tou Archaiou Hellenikou Dramatos se Oles tis Glosses tou Kosmou [The Translation of Ancient Greek Drama in All the Languages of the World] 1998 Book library
I Sette Contro Tebe 2002 Print-out archive
In search of the Belfast festival 1998 Print-out archive
Inszenierung der Antike: das Griechische Drama auf der Bühne der Neuzeit 1991 Book library
International Journal of the Classical Tradition. Vol.12.2 (Fall 2005) 2005 Journal library
International Theatre Annual. No.5 (1961) 1961 Book library
Istituto Nazionale del Drama Antico: Nello Specchio dei Greci 1996 Book library
Józef Szajna I Jego Teatr 1985 Photocopy archive
Published Contributors
Agamemnon in Performance: 458 BC to AD 2004 2005 Fiona Macintosh, Pantelis Michelakis, Edith Hall, Oliver Taplin, Pat E. Easterling AKA Patricia, Inga-Stina Ewbank, Susanna Phillippo, Michael Ewans, Margaret Reynolds, Yopie Prins, J. Michael Walton, Lorna Hardwick, Massimo Fusillo, Dmitry Trubotshkin, Pierre Judet de la Combe, Anton Bierl, Helene Foley, Rush Rehm, Amanda Wrigley
Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics. Vol.14.1 (Spring/Summer 2006) 2006 George Seferis, Giulia Sissa, Kimberley Johnson, Peter Gay, Peter Green, Peter Meineck, Rachel Hadas, S. J. Hales, Valerie Wohlfeld, Vasily Rudich
Cahiers du GITA. Vol.10. Les Choéphores d'Eschyle 1997
Dioniso: Annale della Fondazione INDA. Vol.1 (new series) 2002
Dionysus Since 69: Greek Tragedy at the Dawn of the Third Millennium 2004 Amanda Wrigley, David Wiles, Edith Hall, Erika Fischer-Lichte, Fiona Macintosh, Froma I. Zeitlin, Helene Foley, Katharine Worth, Kathleen Riley, Lorna Hardwick, Oliver Taplin, Pantelis Michelakis, Peter G. McC. Brown, Timberlake Wertenbaker
Eirene. Vol.37 2001 Dasa Ciripova, Eva Sormova, Eva Stehlíková, Jan Bazant, Jan Bouzek, Lorna Hardwick, Spiridon D. Siropoulos
Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s 2009 Amanda Wrigley
Gilbert Murray OM, 1866-1957 1987 Archibald Duncan Wilson
Hepta epi Thebas 1991 Costas Balaskas, Kostas Topouzis
History of Greek Play Production in American Colleges and Universities from 1881 to 1936 1938 Domis Edward Pluggé
I Metafrase tou Archaiou Hellenikou Dramatos se Oles tis Glosses tou Kosmou [The Translation of Ancient Greek Drama in All the Languages of the World] 1998 Elena Patrikiou, Platon Mavromoustakos
Inszenierung der Antike: das Griechische Drama auf der Bühne der Neuzeit 1991 Hellmut Flashar
International Journal of the Classical Tradition. Vol.12.2 (Fall 2005) 2005 Amanda Wrigley, Isobel Hurst, Theodore Ziolkowski
International Theatre Annual. No.5 (1961) 1961 Harold Hobson
Istituto Nazionale del Drama Antico: Nello Specchio dei Greci 1996 Domitilla Alessi
Karolos Koun: Kanoume Theatro gia tin Psychi mas [Karolos Koun: We are Doing Theatre for our Soul] 1997 Karolos Koun (1908-1987), Thanassis Kastaniotis, Thanassis Niarchos
Living Greek Theatre: A Handbook of Classical Performance and Modern Production 1987 J. Michael Walton
Medea in Performance, 1500-2000 2000 Edith Hall, Fiona Macintosh, Oliver Taplin, Diane Purkiss, Marianne McDonald, Margaret Reynolds, Ian Christie, Platon Mavromoustakos, Eva Stehlíková, Mae Smethurst, Olga Taxidou, David Gowen
Nel Nome di Dioniso: Vita Teatrale Nell' Atene Classica 1999 Umberto Albini
Plays International. Vol.16.3 (December 2000 / January 2001) 2000
Plays International. Vol.16.7 (April / May 2001) 2001
Plays International. Vol.17.12 (September/October 2002) 2002
Plays International. Vol.17.2 (November / December 2001) 2001
Plays International. Vol.21.5-6 (Spring 2006) 2006
Rolling out the Red Carpet: Power 'Play' in Modern Greek Versions of the Myth of Orestes from the 1960s and 1970s. Part I 2002 Gonda A. H. Van Steen
Teatr Grecki i Polski 1984 Stefan Srebrny
The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy 1997 Pat E. Easterling AKA Patricia, Paul Cartledge, Simon Goldhill, Oliver Taplin, Edith Hall, Peter Burian, Fiona Macintosh
The World of Theatre, 2000 Edition: An Account of the Theatre Seasons 1996-97, 1997-98 and 1998-99 2000 Ian Herbert, Nicole Leclercq
Théâtre / Public. Vols 70-71 (July-October 1986) 1986
Thespis: Bulletin of the Greek Center of the ITI. Vols 4-5 (June 1966) 1966 Marios Ploritis
To Archaio Theatro stin Nea Elliniki Skini [The Ancient Theatre on the Modern Greek Stage] 1976 Ioannis Sideris
To The Very Echo : performances of Greek tragedy by the GTSC - Greek Tragedy Study Club, University of Tokyo 2019 Mitsuya Mori, Sadao Nakajima, Masaaki Kubo, Yusuke Hosoi
Tragedia Antica e Musica D'Oggi 1978 Mario Pintacuda
Venom in Verse: Aristophanes in Modern Greece 2000 Gonda A. H. Van Steen
Title Format Date
Letter re. Thebes Handwritten letter
Mini Documentary: Spettacoli Classici Teatro Greco di Siracusa 1914 - 1948 DVD
Sieben Gegen Theben/Antigone/Die Bakchen Photocopy
Collection of INDA postcards of posters for productions 1914-1992 Postcard 1914
DVD - Artista di Dioniso: Duilio Cambellotti e il Teatro Greco di Siracusa 1914-1948 DVD 1914
Teiresias Photocopy 1931
Times Review: Broadcasting Photocopy 1940
List of 11 performances by GTSC Print-out 1958
Seven against Thebes by Aeschylus and Antigone by Jean Anouilh Photocopy 1958
Living Theatre actors in public readings of Greek plays Photocopy 1960
Vanbrugh Theatre Club Programme 1973
Greek Art Theatre - Sadler's Wells Leaflet Photocopy 1977
Sadler's Wells Theatre Programme 1977
Theatro Technis - Karolos Koun Booklet 1977
Gli Spettacoli Classici nel Teatro Greco di Siracusa Book 1982
Hepta epi Thibas Poster 1982
Karolos Koun CD 1983
Józef Szajna I Jego Teatr Photocopy 1985
Greek Festivals '87 Festival programme 1987
Ethniko Theatro Epidauria 1991 - programme Festival programme 1991
Aischylos Sieben gegen Theben; Sophokles Antigone Poster 1992
Coefore / Medea Festival programme 1994
Oedipus in Yorkshire Photocopy 1994
Omma Ticket 1994
Omma Programme 1994
Omma Flyer 1994
Omma [notes by Edith Hall] Personal notes 1994
Production information pack Prospectus 1994
This production of Omma … Correspondence 1994
Antikens dramer lockar I en förvirrad tid Newspaper cutting 1996
Greek gods take to the stage Print-out 1996
Les Danaïdes Newspaper cutting 1996
Les Danaïdes Programme 1996
Les Danaïdes d'après Eschyle Flyer 1996
Send in the bald, naked husbands Newspaper cutting 1996
Seven against Thebes / Hepta epi Thebas Programme 1996
Lincoln Centre Festival 97 Programme 1997
In search of the Belfast festival Print-out 1998
Rehearsals for War (Teatro di Guerra) - videotape Videotape 1998
The Oresteia, Waterfront Hall, November 15th, 4pm Print-out 1998
Tomee Theatre … presents Antigone by Sophocles Programme 1998
Antigone Poster 1999
Antigone - video recording of opera Videotape 1999
Antigone, Sophokle Programme 1999
Antigoni gia ton erota kai to dikaio Newspaper cutting 1999
Email from Eric Parks Correspondence 1999
Mikis Theodorakis: Antigone, libretto Print-out 1999
Mikis Theodorakis: Antigone, opera Print-out 1999
Theodorakis: Antigone, opéra Book 1999
Tomee Theatre presents Antigone by Sophocles Programme 1999