Alcestis (1887)

Original id: 
Start date: 
18 May 1887
End date: 
24 May 1887
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Original language
Media of production: 
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Alkestis Euripides
Person Role Notes
Arthur Bourchier Actor Death
Mrs W. L. Courtney Costume Designer
Mrs W. L. Courtney Actor Handmaid of Alcestis
M. F. Davies Actor Maid-Servant
Coningsby Disraeli Actor Servant
E. W. Godwin (1833-1886) Set Designer set designed for the 1886 production of Helena in Troas, ID 648
A. H. E. Grahame Actor Admetus
Jane Ellen Harrison Actor Alcestis
Hubert Herkomer Artist painted the "new act drop"
Charles Harford Lloyd Composer
Alan Murray Mackinnon (b.1860) Actor Apollo / Corpse of Alcestis
Alan Murray Mackinnon (b.1860) Director
J. A. R. Marriott Actor Pheres
A. E. W. Mason Actor Heracles

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