Prometheus Bound (1940)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1940
End date: 
31 December 1940
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Date not known, but circa 1940s. Ted Shawn is bound by his left hand to a large three-piece rock sculpture rising fifteen feet or so. The film lasts for approximately five minutes and is shot from two angles: from a few feet, and close-up.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Prometheus Bound Aeschylus
Person Role Notes
Ted Shawn Choreographer
Ted Shawn Dancer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (United States)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Jerome Robbins Dance Collection, Lincoln Centre for the Performing Arts, New York Archival collection archive
Prometheus Bound - video clip DVD archive

How to cite this production

Prometheus Bound (1940), accessed at <28 May 2024>