Hippolytos: A Dance Drama (2004)

Original id: 
7455
Start date: 
18 April 2004
End date: 
5 May 2004
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Production notes: 
The story of Hippolytos is enacted as Topeng masked drama and delivered in English by a narrator, while the choruses, sung in the original Greek, are set to west Javanese dance originally devised by Untung Hidayat. A revival of ID 2837, with the addition of a short programme of the original Balinese and Javanese dances from which the choreography for the production emerged.
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Languages: 
English
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Hippolytos Euripides
Person Role Notes
Andy Channing Instrumentalist percussion
M. J. Coldiron Masks directed the Topeng mask sequences
M. J. Coldiron
Untung Hidayat Choreographer
Jamie Masters Composer
Christina Papageorgiou Designer
Ni Madé Pujawati Actor Phaidra
Gill Roberts Choreographer adapted Hidayat's choreography
Yana Zarifi - Sistovari AKA Yana Sistovari / Yana Zarifi Director
Yana Zarifi - Sistovari AKA Yana Sistovari / Yana Zarifi
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Dartmouth College (Hanover, New Hampshire, United States) 26 April, 2004 to 4 May, 2004 in the Hopkins Center for the Arts
Shaw Theatre (London, Greater London, England) 18 April, 2004

How to cite this production

Hippolytos: A Dance Drama (2004), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/7455 <22 September 2020>