Medea (1976)

Original id: 
Start date: 
13 January 1976
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Butler's Medea was first performed in Spoleto in June 1975 (ID 2709). The New York performances in January 1976 had new set and costume designs (ID 9770).
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Medea Euripides
Person Role Notes
Samuel Barber (1910-1981) Composer his music for Martha Graham's Cave of the Heart
Mikhail Baryshnikov Dancer
John Butler Choreographer
Carla Fracci Dancer
Rouben Ter-Arutunian Set & Costume Designer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Uris Theatre (New York City, New York, United States) 13 January, 1976 New York première
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Print-Out: Dance on Disc Print-out library
Dance Magazine (December 1975) Magazine archive p.4, col. B

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