Semele (1972)

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Start date: 
20 April 1972
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Composed in 1706-07, but not performed until 1972.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Theogony Hesiod
Metamorphoses Ovid
Person Role Notes
William Congreve (1670-1729) Librettist
John Eccles Composer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Opera da Camera (London, Greater London, England) 19 April, 1972
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.2 Book library 988 Hogwood 1984, pp. 51, 184 / Fiske 1973, pp. 31, 35-39

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