Elena (1725)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1725
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
The dedication in the libretto for this drama per musica is signed by Paolo Conversi, presumably the impresario. Performances took place during the carnival season of 1725 (between Christmas and Lent).
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Helen Euripides
Person Role Notes
Antonio Baldi (fl.1722-1735) Singer Agamennone, alto castrato
Giovanni Domenico Barbieri Scenographer
Antonio Bernacchi (1685-1756) Singer Pirro, castrato
Castorio Castori Singer Menelao
Lucia Facchinelli (fl.1724-1739) Singer Polissena
Andrea Fioré Composer
Gaetano Grossa Testa Composer Composer of intemezzi
Giovanni Battista Medici Scenographer
Giuseppe Pererzoli Singer Ajace
Maria Maddalena Salvai (fl.1716-1731) Singer Elena, soprano
Claudio Nicola Stampa Librettist
Elisabetta Uttini AKA Ottini Singer Cassandra
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Regio Ducal Teatro (Milan, Lombardy, Italy)

How to cite this production

Elena (1725), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/10753 <26 May 2024>