Ifigenia in Aulide (1788)

Original id: 
Start date: 
12 January 1788
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
The première of this dramma per musica took place in Turin in January 1788 (Production ID 7561); it was followed by a second production in Milan in the autumn of the same year (Production ID 10823) and a further production in London in 1789 (Sartori ID 12740). The January production featured interval ballets titled: Un mercato fiammengo; Didone abbandonata; La nuova della pace.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Iphigenia at Aulis Euripides
Person Role Notes
Gaetana Augé Singer Arcade
Luminosa Buzzi Singer Understudy
Giuseppe Carri Singer Agamennone
Luigi Cherubini (1760-1842) Composer
Luigi Marchesi (1755-1829) Singer Achille, castrato
Maria Marchetti Fantozzi (?1760-?after 1800) Singer Ifigenia, soprano
Luigi Monti Singer Calcante
Ferdinando Moretti (d.1807) Librettist
Camilla Onorati Singer Erifile
Giuseppe Panetto Costume Designer
Gio [Giovanni] Pescia Assistant to the Costumographer
Gaspare Savoi Singer Ulisse
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Teatro Regio (Turin, Piedmont, Italy) 12 January, 1788
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
The New Grove Dictionary of Opera. Volume 1 (A-D) Book library 836
Print-Out: Dance on Disc Print-out library

How to cite this production

Ifigenia in Aulide (1788), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/7561 <25 May 2024>