Oidipous Tyrannos (1965 - 1966)

Original id: 
Start date: 
25 July 1965
End date: 
31 December 1966
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
The production was revived several times from 1951 until 1966, with several changes of cast and choreogapher. The following production records track these changes: 1951-1956 (ID 281); 1958-1960 (ID 1348); and 1965-1966 (ID 808).
Media of production: 
Greek, Modern (1453-)

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Ioannis Apostolidis Actor Teiresias
Gkikas Biniaris Actor Priest
Maria Chors Choreographer
Antonis Fokas Costume Designer
Kleovoulos Klonis Set Designer
Thanos Kotsopoulos Actor Kreon
Alexis Minotis Director
Alexis Minotis Actor Oidipous
Katina Paxinou Actor Iokasti
Pantelis Zervos Actor Messenger
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece) 30 August, 1966 to 31 August, 1966
Aldwych Theatre (London, Greater London, England) World Theatre Season (3rd, 1966) 13 April, 1966 to 22 April, 1966
unknown venue (Greece) 24 July, 1965 revived in Greece in 1966
unknown venue (Romania) 1965
unknown venue (Bulgaria) 1965

How to cite this production

Oidipous Tyrannos (1965 - 1966), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/808 <20 June 2024>