Oedipus Rex (1958)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 January 1958
Production notes: 
Stravinsky's Oedipus Rex and Ravel's L'Enfant et Les Sortileges comprised the Club's 25th major production.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Jean Cocteau Librettist
Terence Conoley Actor Oedipus
John Cox Producer
E. E. Cummings Translator translated sections into English
Jean Daniélou Translator translated sections of Cocteau's adaptation into Latin
John Davies Actor Creon
Kenneth Gough Actor Tiresias
David Heelas Actor Shepherd
Rex Nettleford Choreographer
George Paechter Actor Messenger
Johanna Peters Actor Jocasta
Michael Richardson Lighting Designer
Michael Richardson Set Designer
Michael Simpson Actor Narrator
Igor Stravinsky Composer
Jack A. Westrup Conductor
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Oedipus Rex Programme

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Oedipus Rex (1958), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/9160 <25 May 2024>