MedEia (1998 - 2007)

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Start date: 
1 January 1998
End date: 
31 December 2007
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medEia opened in the spring of 1998 in the Toneelschuur in Haarlem followed by a tour through the Netherlands and Belgium. The production was selected for the Rotterdamse Schouwburg 1998 `De keuze van de Schouwburg´ and was also staged during the International Festival for Dance and Theatre Mladi Levi in Ljubljana 1999. In February 2000 there were four performances in Bergen, Norway, on the occasion of Bergen Cultural Capital City 2000. In January 2003 medEia was performed at the Dublin Theatre Symposium. In October 2003 medEia was to be seen in Vienna and Belgrade and in November 2004 it was presented in the Festival d'Automne in Paris. In February 2006 medEia was performed in Arhus, Denmark at theatre Entre-Scenen. In 2007 the performance toured the USA (Spoleto Festival Charleston CS, North Adams, Los Angeles, New York and Miami) and was also performed at the Melbourne Arts Festival, Australia. In France, medEia was performed in Creteil and Toulouse, in 2007, and in Dunkirk in 2008.
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Person Role Notes
Kuno Bakker Adaptor
Manja Topper Adaptor
Oscar van Woensel Adaptor
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Theorising Performance Book library 249 P. Monaghan, 'Spatial Poetics and Greek Drama'

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