Edippo ossia La morte di Lajo (1779)

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Start date: 
1 January 1779
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
It is likely that this ballo tragico in cinque atti drew on Sophocles and/or Seneca. This ballet was produced at San Benedetto during the carnival season of 1779 (between Christmas and Lent). The formulation 'd'invenzione e direzione del signor Giovanni Favier' might mean that Favier composed as well as choreographed the ballet.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
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