Orfeu da Conceição [Orpheus from Conception] (1956)

Original id: 
13020
Start date: 
1 May 1956
End date: 
31 May 1956
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Production notes: 
Folk tragedy. Music - Luís Bonfá. Scenery - Oscar Niemeyer. Revised for cinema as Orfeu negro (see below).
Media of production: 
Stage-play
Companies:
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Metamorphoses Ovid
Georgics Virgil
Person Role Notes
Luís Bonfá Music
Vinícius de Moraes Writer
Oscar Niemeyer Scenographer
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Vol.2 Book library 795 Foster 1975, 2:78-80 / Lee 1961, pp. 311f.

How to cite this production

Orfeu da Conceição [Orpheus from Conception] (1956), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/13020 <15 June 2024>