Orfeo ed Euridice (1936)

Original id: 
Start date: 
22 May 1936
End date: 
22 May 1936
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Choreography for a production of Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice (1762). Décor and costumes - Pavel Tchelitchew.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Metamorphoses Ovid
Georgics Virgil
Person Role Notes
George Balanchine Choreographer
Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787) Composer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Metropolitan Opera House (New York City, New York, United States) American Ballet
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.2 Book library 794 Taper 1984, pp. 168-73, 403 / Kerman 1956, pp. 261-65 / Kosinski 1989, pp. 269-72

How to cite this production

Orfeo ed Euridice (1936), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/12973 <17 June 2024>