The Rival Father: or, The Death of Achilles (1730)

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8 April 1730
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Tragedy. Based on Corneille's Mort d'Achille and Racine's Andromaque.
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Metamorphoses Ovid
Person Role Notes
W. S. Hatch Writer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Little Theatre, Haymarket Theatre; Theatre Royal Haymarket (City of Westminster, Greater London, England) 8 April, 1730 There is uncertainty as to whether the theatre was called the 'Little Theatre' or the 'French Theatre' at this time
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.1 Book library 14 Stratman 1966, p.233 / Nicoll 1959-66, 2:95, 334

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