Calandro (1731)

Original id: 
10710
Start date: 
11 December 1731
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
The first Italian opera ever performed on Russian soil, staged for the coronation of Empress Anne (Anna Ioannovna). The performers were 24 Italian comedians and singers from the Dresden court of Friedrich August I, directed by Ristori.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Languages: 
Italian
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How to cite this production

Calandro (1731), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/10710 <24 October 2020>