The Aspern Papers (1988)

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Start date: 
19 November 1988
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Distant relative
Production notes: 
An operatic version of Henry James' The Aspern Papers, the libretto of which includes elements of Medea: at one point the story of Medea is sung while performers act it out in dumb show.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Medea Euripides
Person Role Notes
Dominick Argento Composer
Dominick Argento Librettist
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Music Hall (Fair Park, Alabama, United States) 19 November, 1988
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Dionysus Since 69: Greek Tragedy at the Dawn of the Third Millennium Book library 292, 394

How to cite this production

The Aspern Papers (1988), accessed at <27 September 2020>