Phaedra (2007)

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Start date: 
6 September 2007
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Production notes: 
This operatic work was co-commissioned and co-produced by the organizations listed under 'company'. Lehnert's libretto draws on sources ranging from Euripides, Ovid, Racine and Sarah Kane.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Hippolytos Euripides
Phaedra Seneca
Person Role Notes
Olafur Eliasson Set Designer
Hans Werner Henze Composer
Christian Lehnert Librettist
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Staatsoper Unter den Linden (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany) 5 September, 2007 world première of this opera
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Eliasson at the opera Print-out archive
Email from Chester Novello to Peter Brown Print-out archive
Hans Werner Henze: Phaedra Print-out archive

How to cite this production

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