Les Argonautes (1558)

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Start date: 
1 January 1558
Production notes: 
This ballet masquerade is a prequel to Euripides' Medea. It was performed in Paris in February 1558, and possibly also at the court of Catherine de Médicis.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Medea Euripides
Person Role Notes
Étienne Jodelle Choreographer
Étienne Jodelle Actor Jason
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Chateau Vallon (France) performed in the court of Catherine de Médicis
Hôtel de Ville (Paris, Île-de-France, France) 31 December, 1557 to 1 January, 1558
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Medea in Performance, 1500-2000 Book library 4, 234

How to cite this production

Les Argonautes (1558), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/6402 <20 May 2024>