The Fable of Orpheus and Euridice (1718)

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Start date: 
6 March 1718
End date: 
6 March 1718
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Production notes: 
Ballet-pantomime. Music - Charles Fairbank.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Metamorphoses Ovid
Georgics Virgil
Person Role Notes
Charles Fairbank Music
John Weaver Choreographer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Theatre Royal (London, Greater London, England) Drury Lane
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.2 Book library 787 Ralph 1985, pp. 66-73, 153, 1017 / Winter 1974, pp. 52, 60f. / Nicoll 1959-66, 2:252, 380

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