Oedipus Rex (1960)

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15 January 1960
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Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Stanley Clarkson Singer Tiresias
Jean Cocteau Librettist
Jean Daniélou Translator translated Cocteau's text into Latin
Colin Davis Conductor
Ronald Dowd Singer Oedipus
Denis Dowling Singer Speaker
Abd' Elkader Farrah (1926-2005) Designer
Raimund Herincx Singer Creon / Messenger
Patricia Johnson Singer Jocasta
Alberto Remedios Singer Shepherd
Michel Saint-Denis Director
Igor Stravinsky Composer
Carl Wildman Writer English version of the narration
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Sadler's Wells (London, Greater London, England) 15 January, 1960
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Abd' Elkader Farrah's designs for 1961 Oedipus Rex Image archive
Sadler's Wells Theatre Programme archive
Image 1 Print-out archive
Image 2 Print-out archive
Image 3 Print-out archive

How to cite this production

Oedipus Rex (1960), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/5109 <22 February 2020>