Birds (1883)

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Start date: 
1 November 1883
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Original language
Media of production: 
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Birds Aristophanes
Person Role Notes
John Willis Clark Director
M. R. James Actor Peithetairos
H. A. Newton Actor Euelpides
Charles Hubert Hastings Parry Composer
F. R. Pryor Actor Hoopoe
Charles Villiers Stanford Musical Director
Charles Waldstein Stage Manager
Charles Waldstein Director
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Epo popo popo popo! Aristophanes' Birds at the 'minor national institution' of the Cambridge Greek Play Photocopy archive
Electra Programme archive
A Hundred Years of the Cambridge Greek Play Souvenir programme archive
Living Greek Theatre: A Handbook of Classical Performance and Modern Production Book library 332, 352
Sophocles Revisited: Essays Presented to Sir Hugh Lloyd-Jones Book library 291
Antigone of Sophocles Programme archive
Classics Transformed: Schools, Universities and Society in England, 1830-1960 Book library 157, 159
Venom in Verse: Aristophanes in Modern Greece Book library xiii
The Oxford Amateurs: A Short History of Theatricals at the University Book library 176
Fasciculus Joanni Willis Clark Dicatus Photocopy archive
Aristophanes in Philadelphia: The Acharnians of 1886 Photocopy archive
The Birds at Cambridge Print-out archive
Sir Hubert Parry Print-out archive 137
The Birds at Cambridge Print-out archive
Aristophanes’ Birds acted: Cambridge letter to the London Standard, Nov. 28 Print-out archive
The Birds of Aristophanes Print-out archive
The Early Years of the Cambridge Greek Play: 1882-1912 Photocopy archive
The Birds of Aristophanes Programme archive
Aristophanes in Performance, 421 BC-AD 2007: Peace, Birds and Frogs Book library x,;17-18; 24; Fig. 1.6 at 19
JACT Review. No.24 (Autumn 1998) Journal library 14
The Birds of Aristophanes: A Series of Etchings Photocopy archive
The play's the thing Anthology archive 279, 266
Performing Greek Drama in Oxford and on Tour with the Balliol Players Book library 62

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