Die Verschworenen [The Conspirators] (1861)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 March 1861
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
This production was the concert première of this Singspiel which had been composed by Schubert in 1822. Castelli's libretto was based on his play Die Verschworenen (1820), which was itself modelled on Aristophanes' Lysistrata.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Ignaz Franz Castelli Librettist
Johann Herbeck Conductor
Franz Schubert (1797-1828) Composer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Musikverein (Vienna, Vienna, Austria) 1 March, 1861 world première
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Schubert the unknown Photocopy archive
The New Penguin Opera Guide Book library 837
Grove Music Online Website New Grove Opera: s.v. Verschworenen, Die
Aristofane a Vienna: Le congiurate di Franz Schubert Offprint library 146

How to cite this production

Die Verschworenen [The Conspirators] (1861), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/4196 <22 May 2024>