Oedipus Rex (1992)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1992
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Opera-oratorio performed at the Saito Kinen Festival, Matsumoto, Japan. Recording subsequently appeared as film.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Jean Cocteau Librettist
Philip Langridge (1939-) Actor Oedipe
Jessye Norman Actor Jocaste
Seiji Ozawa Conductor
Harry Peeters Actor Tirésias
Kayoko Shiraishi Actor
Igor Stravinsky Composer
Robert Swensen Actor Le Berger
Min Tanaka Dancer
Julie Taymor Director
Bryn Terfel Actor Créon
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (Japan)

How to cite this production

Oedipus Rex (1992), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/5691 <18 May 2024>