Alceste (1800)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1800
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
Libretto: Alceste. Ballo eroico pantomimo composto e diretto dal sig. Gaetano Gioja. Da rappresentarsi negl'Imperiali Regj Teatri di Corte l'anno 1800 (Vienna: M. A. Schmidt). It is likely that this work was based on Euripides.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Alkestis Euripides
Person Role Notes
Gaetano Gioia (c.1760-1826) Composer
Gaetano Gioia (c.1760-1826) Choreographer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Hoftheater (Vienna, Vienna, Austria)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Grove Music Online Website New Grove Opera: Kathleen Kuzmick Hansell, 'Gioia [Gioja], Gaetano'
I Libretti Italiani a Stampa dalle Origini al 1800. 7 vols Book library

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