La Fedra (1661)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1661
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
It is likely that this dramma musicale drew on the Euripidean or the Senecan version. Montio's dedication in the libretto is dated 2 January 1661; this could be the date of the printing of the libretto or of the first performance of the opera. Dramatis personae: Teseo, Fedra, Rosalba, Hippolito, Aricia, Pappagallo.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Phaedra Seneca
Hippolytos Euripides
Person Role Notes
Domenico Montio librettist or composer?
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (Spoleto, Umbria, Italy)

How to cite this production

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