23 October 1984
Degree of relationship to ancient play:
The libretto is mainly a translation of Euripides' text into modern Greek, but substantial portions are in French (since the première of the complete work was performed in Lyons), and other parts are in ancient Greek and English. A revised version of this opera was performed in 1995 (see ID 7786).
Media of production:
Opera, musical and related genres
Greek, Modern (1453-)
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)