The Athenian Women (1918)

Original id: 
14629
Start date: 
1 March 1918
End date: 
1 March 1918
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Production notes: 
The production was inspired by Lysistrata and the Russian revolution and set in Periclean Athens. It was given seven performances. It was written by Cook with an uncertain amount of help from Susan Glaspell, who helped shape the dialogue and some scenes.
Media of production: 
Stage-play
Languages: 
English
Companies:
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
George Cram Cook Director
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
The Oxford Handbook of Greek Drama in the Americas Book library p. 158 Hall, E. 'The Migrant Muse. Greek Drama as Feminist Window on American Identity, 1900-1925'

How to cite this production

The Athenian Women (1918), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/14629 <27 October 2021>