Choephoroi (The Libation Bearers)

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Aeschylus
Original id: 
440
Languages: 
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
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Information related to this script

Production First performed Venues
Oreste Teatro delle Arti (Republic of Italy)
The Oresteia Theatre of the Living Arts (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States)
Cindelectra; or, Morningside Becomes Electra Brasenose College (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England)
Canzonetta nova de Egisto
Oresteia Gurtycloona Theatre (Bantry, Munster, Republic of Ireland), Ashe Memorial Theatre (Tralee, Munster, Republic of Ireland), Plaza Theatre (Lios Tuathail, Munster, Republic of Ireland), Granary Theatre (Cork, Munster, Republic of Ireland)
The Furies [= Oresteia] Tulse Hill School (London, Greater London, England)
Oresteia unknown venue (Hidalgo, Michoacán, Mexico)
The Oresteia Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (Kutztown, Pennsylvania, United States)
Oresteia unknown venue (Serbia)
Oresteia Gradac Park (Dubrovnik, Dubrovačko-Neretvanska Županija, Croatia)
Coefore German Military Cemetery (Passo della Futa, Tuscany, Italy)
Oresteia unknown venue (Canada)
Oresteia University of Manchester (Manchester, City and Borough of Manchester, England)
Off Plan Project Arts Centre (Dublin, Munster, Republic of Ireland)
Horestes (1550 - 1567) 1550 British Museum, Lecture Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
The Four Ages: The Golden Age, The Silver Age, The Bronze Age, and The Iron Age (1609 - 1613) 1609 Red Bull Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
La Clitennestra (1703) 1703 unknown venue (Naples, Campania, Italy)
La Clitennestra (1703) 1703 unknown venue (Siena, Tuscany, Italy)
Il Mitridate Eupatore (1707) 1707 Teatro di San Giovanni Grisostomo (Venice, Veneto, Italy)
Agamennone vendicato (1775) 1775 Regio Ducal Teatro (Milan, Lombardy, Italy)
Agamennone vendicato (1780) 1780 Teatro di via della Pergola (Florence, Tuscany, Italy)
Oreste (1781) 1781 Teatro di Foligno (Rome, Latium, Italy)
Agamennone vendicato (1792) 1792 Teatro S. Carlo (Naples, Campania, Italy)
Oreste o sia La morte d' Egisto e Clitennestra (1794) 1794 Teatro di via della Pergola (Florence, Tuscany, Italy)
The Oresteia (1840 - 1849) 1840
Oreste (1848) 1848 unknown venue (Republic of Italy)
Vingança de Agamemnon (1855) 1855 unknown venue (Portugal)
L'Orestie (1856) 1856 Théâtre de la Porte Saint-Martin (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Orest: Tragödie von Aeschylos (1868) 1868 unknown venue (Meiningen, Free State of Thuringia, Germany)
Orestes (1869) 1869 unknown venue (Greece)
Erinnyes (1873) 1873 Ancient Theatre of Orange (Orange, Rhône-Alpes, France)
Les Erinnyes (1873) 1873 Odéon (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Les Erinnyes (1876) 1876 Gaîté (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
The Orestean [sic] Trilogy of Aeschylus (1885) 1885 New Theatre Royal (-1933) (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England)
The Story of Orestes (1886) 1886 Prince's Hall, Piccadilly (London, Greater London, England)
Les Erinnyes (1889) 1889 Odéon (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Les Erinnyes (1891) 1891 Odéon (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Oresteya (1895 - 1896) 1895 Mariinsky Theatre (Saint Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg, Russian Federation)
Les Erinnyes (1897) 1897 Ancient Theatre of Orange (Orange, Rhône-Alpes, France)
Les Erinnyes (1900) 1900 Odéon (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Orestie (1900 - 1907) 1900 Theater des Westens (1896-) (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany), unknown venue (Strasbourg, Alsace, France), unknown venue (Bremen, Free State of Thuringia, Germany), Nationaltheater (Munich, Free State of Bavaria, Germany), unknown venue (Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany), unknown venue (Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany), unknown venue (Bydgoszcz, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland)
Orestie (1900 - 1907) 1900 Burgtheater (Vienna, Vienna, Austria), unknown venue (Coburg, Free State of Bavaria, Germany), unknown venue (Gotha, Free State of Thuringia, Germany)
Orestes: Agamemnon; Das Totenopfer; Die Erinyen (1902) 1902 unknown venue (Leipzig, Saxony, Germany)
Oresteia (1903) 1903 Carnegie Hall (New York City, New York, United States)
Oresteia (1903) 1903 unknown venue (Cairo, Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah, Egypt), unknown venue (Alexandria, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt), Vasiliko Theatro, Royal Theatre (Athens, Attica, Greece)
The Orestean [sic] Trilogy of Aeschylus (1904 - 1905) 1904 Coronet Theatre (Notting Hill, Greater London, England), Camden Theatre (London, Greater London, England), unknown venue (Belfast, City of Belfast, Northern Ireland), unknown venue (Derry, City of Derry, Northern Ireland), unknown venue (Jersey, Jersey), unknown venue (Cheltenham, County of Gloucestershire, England), unknown venue (Stratford-upon-Avon, County of Warwickshire, England), New Theatre Royal (-1933) (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England)
Oreste (1904) 1904 unknown venue (Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany)
La Fiaccola sotto il moggio (1905) 1905 Teatro Manzoni (Rome, Latium, Italy)
Oresteia (1905) 1905 Carnegie Hall (New York City, New York, United States)
Orestiade [Agamemnon and Choephori only] (1906 - 1907) 1906 L'Argentina (Rome, Latium, Italy), unknown venue (Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany)
Script Contributors Year Relationship
Les Choéphores Alexis Pierron (1814-1878) Translation
Oresteia Gerard Koolschijn
Die Orestie Peter Stein Adaptation
Oresteia Michael Ewans Translation
The Libation Bearers Michael Ewans Adaption
Die Oresteia-Trilogie H. v. d. Merwe Scholtz Translation
Oresteia Boris Shekassiouk Translation
The Oresteia Robert Lowell Translation
Choephoroe Hugh Lloyd-Jones
Orestie Ludwig Wolde Translation
Aars! Anatomische Studie van de Oresteia Luk Perceval, Peter Verhelst Adaptation
Aars! Anatomische Studie van de Oresteia Luk Perceval, Peter Verhelst Adaptation
The Tower Beyond Tragedy Robinson Jeffers Adaptation
Oresteia Antonio Calenda Adaptation
Clytemnestra Tadashi Suzuki Adaptation
The Oresteia James Dunn, Carla Smith-Zilber Adaptation
Příbĕh Électry [Story of Electra] Johana Kudláčková, Irena Žantovská Adaptation
Orestea Alberto di Stasio Adaptation
Oresteia Anton Sovrè Translation
Orestesobsession Stefan Schutz Adaptation
Orestie Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff Translation
Les Choéphores Paul Claudel
L'Orestie Paul Claudel Translation
Oresteia Robert Fagles Translation
Oresteia David Grene, Wendy O'Flaherty Translation
The Oresteia Stuart Bousel Adaptation
Orestes and the Three Furious Ladies Melya Kaplan, Evris Tsakirides Adaptation
Orestes and the Three Furious Ladies Melya Kaplan, Evris Tsakirides Adaptation
Oresteia George Taylor Adaptation
Oresteia Petr Borkovec, Matyáš Havrda Translation
Le Procès d'Oreste Farid Paya Adaptation
Seeds of Atreus Herbert Blau Distant relative
Tu étais si gentil quand tu étais petit Jean Anouilh Adaptation
La Fiaccola sotto il moggio Adaptation
The House of Atreus E. D. A. Morshead Translation
Oresteia Walter Jens Adaptation
Oresteia Kostis Kolotas Translation
Messenger #1 Mark Jackson Adaptation
Le Coefore Ettore Romagnoli Translation
The New Oresteia of Yannis Ritsos Yannis Ritsos Distant relative
Oresteia Tito Marrone, Antonio Cippico Translation
Libation-Bearers Tito Marrone
Coephori Antonio Cippico, Tito Marrone
Oresteia Tito Marrone, Antonio Cippico Translation
Coephori Antonio Cippico, Tito Marrone
Orestie Karl Gustav Vollmoeller Translation
Orestea Manara Valgimigli Translation
Oresteia Kaitlin Chantry Adaptation
Oresteia Coelho de Carvalho Translation
The Oresteia Lord Edward Longford, Christine Longford Translation
Title Contributors Year Relationship
Le Théâtre des Grecs (1730) André Charles Brotier, Pierre Brumoy, Pierre Prévost, Guillaume Dubois de Rochefort (1731-1788), Gabriel, de François Jean La Porte du Theil (1742-1815) 1730 Translation
Oreste, ou les Coéphores, tragédie d'Eschyle, traduction nouvelle avec des notes (1770) Gabriel, de François Jean La Porte du Theil (1742-1815) 1770 Translation
Tragédies d'Eschyle (1770) Jean-Jacques Lefranc de Pompignan (1709-1784) 1770 Translation
Théâtre d'Eschyle, traduit en français avec des notes philologiques et deux discours critiques (1795) Gabriel, de François Jean La Porte du Theil (1742-1815) 1795 Translation
Génie du théâtre primitif grec ou essai d'imitation d'Eschyle (1817) Henri Terrasson 1817 Translation
Les Choéphores, traduction d'AEschyle en vers français avec le texte en regard, par J. J. Puech professeur agrégé de l'université au collège royal Saint Louis (1836) J.-J. Puech 1836 Translation
Oeuvres d'Eschyle, traduites en vers français, par M. S.T.G. Biard (1836) J. T. G. Biard 1836 Translation
Théâtre d'Eschyle (1841) Alexis Pierron (1814-1878) 1841 Translation
L'Orestie, trilogie tragique (1863) Paul Mesnard 1863 Translation
Les Tragédies d'Eschyle (1865) Adolphe Bouillet 1865 Translation
Eschyle, traduction nouvelle (1872) Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle (1818-1894) 1872 Translation
Eschyle, Sophocle, Euripide, tome I (extraits) tome II (pièces choisies) (1894) Aimé Puech (1860-1940) 1894 Translation
L'Orestie d'Eshyle, traduction nouvelle par Paul Mazon publiée avec une introdution sur la légende, un commentaire rythmique et des notes (1903) Paul Mazon 1903 Translation
Eschyle, tragédies (1920) Paul Mazon 1920 Translation
Les Choéphores, Les Euménides (1920) Paul Claudel 1920 Translation
Théâtre antique (1956) André Bonnard, André Obey 1956 Translation
Les Choéphores (1992) Jean Bollack, Ariane Mnouchkine 1992 Translation
Les Tragiques grecs (1999) Victor-Henry Debidour 1999 Translation
Les Choéphores, Les Euménides (2009) Mayotte Bollack, Jean Bollack 2009 Translation

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