Creonte (1776)

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Start date: 
1 January 1776
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
This dramma per musica was a new production of Bertoni's opera Antigona, originally written for Genoa in 1756 (Production ID 10656). This production was based on an adaptation of Gaetano Roccaforte's libretto which had been first set by Galuppi for Rome in 1751 (Sartori ID 2070). The opera was performed during the carnival season of 1776 (between Christmas and Lent).
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Francesco Bartoli Scenographer
Francesco Bellaspica Singer Learco
Ferdinando Bertoni (1725-1813) Composer
Giuseppe di Portogallo (c.1730-?1805) AKA Salamoni Choreographer - Ballet and composer of the ballets?
Marco Lucchi Singer Alceste
Ferdinando Mainero Costumographer
Felice Manfredini Costume Designer Costumographer of Ballets
Appolonia Marchetti Singer Antigona
Giovanni Menabue Scenographer for the ballets
Ferdinando Pasini Singer Creonte
Anna Potenza Singer Ermione
Gaetano Roccaforte Librettist
Giusto Ferdinando Tenducci (c.1735-1790) Singer Euristeo, soprano castrato

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