Euridice (1600)

Original id: 
12802
Start date: 
6 October 1600
End date: 
6 October 1600
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Production notes: 
Opera. Libretto - Ottavio Rinuccini. First performed for the wedding of Maria de Medici and Henri IV of France.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Companies:
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Metamorphoses Ovid
Georgics Virgil
Person Role Notes
Giulio Caccini Composer
Jacopo Peri (1561-1633) Composer
Ottavio Rinuccini (1562-1621) Librettist
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Palazzo Pitti (Florence, Tuscany, Italy)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.2 Book library 785 Pirrotta & Povoledo 1982, pp. 239f. / Grove 1980, 3:579, 14:403 / Wolff 1971, pp. 6, 8 / Palisca 1968, pp. 30-36, 53 / Bianconi 1987, pp. 164, 170, 174 / Bukofzer 1947, pp. 56-58

How to cite this production

Euridice (1600), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/12802 <28 November 2021>