La Cassandra indovina (1711)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 October 1711
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
This dramma per musica follows Virgil; is possible that in some elements the plot drew either on Agamemnon or on Trojan Women. Another production of the opera took place in Naples in 1713 (Sartori ID 5181).
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Orsola Astori Sticcotti Singer Cassandra
Nicolò Fago (1677-1745) AKA 'Tarantino' Composer
Nicolò Guivo Librettist
Santa Marchesini (fl.1706-1739) Singer Dorina, contralto
NN Singer Clizia, Delbo
Giovanni Rapaccioli Singer Corebbo
Domenico Tempesti Singer Apollo
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Teatro di Piedimonte (Piedimonte, Campania, Italy) 20 September, 1711

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