The Death of Dido (1716)

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Start date: 
17 April 1716
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Production notes: 
Masque. Music - Pepusch. Libretto - Booth, Barton.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Barton Booth Librettist
Johann Christoph Pepusch Music
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Theatre Royal (London, Greater London, England) 17 April, 1716 Drury Lane
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.1 Book library 52 Grove 1980, 14:359 / Fiske 1973, pp.58f., 179 / Nicoll 1959-66, 2:299

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