La morte di Pirro (1776)

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Start date: 
4 November 1776
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
This was the first of two ballets which were used as interval entertainments during the production of Antonio Sacchini's opera Creso. It is possible that it drew on Euripides' Andromache. The second ballet was choreographed by Domenico Rossi and was titled La regata di Venezia.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Andromache Euripides
Person Role Notes
Jean Favier Choreographer
Jean Favier Composer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Teatro S. Carlo (Naples, Campania, Italy) 4 November, 1776

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