Agamemnon (2004)

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Start date: 
16 June 2004
End date: 
16 June 2004
Production notes: 
Billed as the American première of this work. This operatic production featured different actors in the speaking and singing roles. The four actors in the speaking roles all took part in Aquila's production of Agamemnon earlier in the year (see ID 7297), though only Dukakis and Zorich played the same roles in each production.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Agamemnon Aeschylus
Person Role Notes
Angela Brown Actor Cassandra (soprano)
Olympia Dukakis Actor Clytemnestra, speaking role
Nikolai Kachanov Director
Peter Lightfoot Actor Aegisthus (baritone)
Robert Richmond Actor Aegisthus, speaking role
Mark Risinger Actor Watchman (bass)
Stefan Szkafarowsky Actor Agamemnon (bass)
Sergey Ivanovich Taneyev (1856-1915) Composer
Nina Terentieva Actor Clytemnestra (mezzo)
Peter Tiboris Conductor
Alex Webb Actor Watchman, speaking role
Louis Zorich Actor Agamemnon, speaking role
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Carnegie Hall (New York City, New York, United States) 15 June, 2004 in the Isaac Stern Auditorium
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Email from David Sider to Peter Brown Print-out archive
Agamemnon in Performance: 458 BC to AD 2004 Book library 434

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