Alcestis (1809)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1809
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Original language
Production notes: 
Valpy added a prologue referring to James Thomson's Edward and Eleonora, a play drawing on Alcestis (see ID 8843 for its first performance).
Media of production: 
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Alkestis Euripides
Person Role Notes
Richard Valpy Director
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Greek Plays in Georgian Reading Offprint archive 68
Alcestis on the British stage Photocopy archive 288
Greek Tragedy and the British Stage, 1566-1997 Print-out archive 120

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