Antigona (1722)

Original id: 
10646
Start date: 
28 December 1722
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
Libretto: an adaptation of Benedetto Pasqualigo's 'Antigona' (Venice, 1718, Sartori ID 2059): 'Antigona. Dramma per musica da rappresentarsi nel Pubblico Teatro di Pesaro il carnevale 1723. Consecrato alla [...] baronessa Ortensia Ruspoli Gavotti di Roma (Pesaro: Stamparia Pubblica del Gavelli, 1722). This production was based on is a reworking of Orlandini's opera Antigona which had originally been written for Venice in 1718 (see Production ID 10645), with some arias by Tinazzoli.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Languages: 
Italian
Companies:
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Antonia Bertelli Intermezzo Actress
Gaetano Borghi Singer Creonte
Giuseppe Cassani (fl.1700-1728) Singer Evalco, alto castrato
Antinoro Claudi Singer Ormindo
Antonio Gaspari Singer Ceraste
Antonio Mauri Scenographer
Pietro Michieli Intermezzo Actor
Giuseppe Maria Orlandini (1676-1760) Composer
Benedetto Pasqualigo (fl.1706-1734) Librettist
Antonia Pelizzari Singer Antigona
Maria Teresa Pieri Singer Giocasta
Agostino Tinazzoli (d.1725) Composer
Maria Antonia Tozzi Singer Osmene
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Teatro Pubblico (Pesaro, The Marches, Italy) 20 December, 1722

How to cite this production

Antigona (1722), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/10646 <29 September 2020>