Choephoroi (The Libation Bearers)

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Aeschylus
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440
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Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
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Production First performed Venues
Oresteia (1907) 1907 Národní Divadlo (Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic)
Les Erinnyes (1907) 1907 Ancient Theatre of Orange (Orange, Rhône-Alpes, France)
Choephoroi (1908) 1908 Empire Theatre (New York City, New York, United States)
Oresteia (1909) 1909 Theatro Athinaion (Athens, Attica, Greece)
Orestie (1909) 1909 Burgtheater (Vienna, Vienna, Austria)
Orestes (1910) 1910
Dzieje Orestesa (1910) 1910 Teatr Miejski im. Juliusza Słowackiego, Municipal Theatre (Kraków, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland)
Orestie (1911 - 1912) 1911 Musikfesthalle (Munich, Free State of Bavaria, Germany), Zirkus Schumann (-1918) (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany)
Oresteia (1911 - 1912) 1911 Theatro Marika Kotopouli (Athens, Attica, Greece), unknown venue (Istanbul, Istanbul Province, Turkey)
Oresteia (1911) 1911 unknown venue (Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
Choephoroe (1912) 1912 University of Manchester (Manchester, City and Borough of Manchester, England)
Oresteya (1915) 1915 Mariinsky Theatre (Saint Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg, Russian Federation)
Libation-Bearers (1915) 1915 Newbury Grammar School (Newbury, West Berkshire, England)
Oresteia (1917) 1917 Stadttheater (Zurich, Kanton Zürich, Switzerland)
Oresteya (1917 - 1918) 1917 Zimin Opera House (Moscow, Moscow, Russian Federation)
Oresteya (1917 - 1918) 1917 Theatre of the Council of Workers' Deputies (Moscow, Moscow, Russian Federation)
Oresteia (1918) 1918 Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece)
Einfach klassisch! Eine Orestie mit glücklichem Ausgang [ Simply Classical - The Oresteia With a Happy Ending ] (1919) 1919 Zirkus Schumann (-1918) (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany)
Les Choéphores (1919) 1919 unknown venue
Orestie (1919) 1919 Königliches Schauspielhaus / Konzerthaus (1821-), Königliches Schauspielhaus, Staatstheater, Staatstheater Großes Haus, Konzerthaus am Gendarmenmarkt, Konzerthaus (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany)
Orest (1919) 1919 unknown venue (Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany)
The House of Atreus: Agamemnon and Choephoroe (1920) 1920 Music Hall (Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, Scotland)
Oresteia (1920) 1920 unknown venue (Slovenia)
Orestie (1920) 1920 Schauspielhaus (Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
The Oresteian Trilogy (1921) 1921 New Theatre Royal (-1933) (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England)
Oresteia (1921) 1921 unknown venue (England)
Le Coefore (1921) 1921 Ancient Theatre of Syracuse, Teatro Greco (Syracuse, Sicily, Italy)
Agamemnon (1922) 1922 Chiswick Empire (London, Greater London, England)
The Curse of the House of Atreus (1923) 1923 Bromsgrove School (Bromsgrove, County of Worcestershire, England), unknown venue (Shrewsbury, County of Shropshire, England), Ludlow Castle (Ludlow, County of Shropshire, England), unknown venue (Hereford, County of Herefordshire, England), Eton College (Windsor, West Berkshire, England), unknown venue (Great Malvern, County of Worcestershire, England), unknown venue (Worcester, County of Worcestershire, England)
Orestie (1923) 1923 unknown venue (Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany), unknown venue (Oldenburg, Lower Saxony, Germany)
Oresteia [Agamemnon and Choephoroi] (1924) 1924 Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece)
Oresteia [Agamemnon and Choephoroi] (1924) 1924 Koursal Theatre (Cairo, Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah, Egypt)
The Tower Beyond Tragedy (1924 - 1925) 1924 unknown venue (San Francisco, State of California, United States)
The Curse of the House of Atreus (1924) 1924 Wadham College (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England), Sydney Park (Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, England), Corfe Castle (Wareham, County of Dorset, England), Max Gate, Thomas Hardy's house (Dorchester, County of Dorset, England), Bishop's Palace (Wells, County of Somerset, England), Chalice Well (Glastonbury, County of Somerset, England), Maumbery Rings (Dorchester, County of Dorset, England), unknown venue (Axminster, County of Devon, England), Digby Hall (Sherborne, County of Dorset, England), St Cuthbert's Girls' School (Bournemouth, County of Dorset, England), Horseshoe Park (Bournemouth, County of Dorset, England), Old Sarum (Salisbury, County of Wiltshire, England), Winchester College (Winchester, County of Hampshire, England)
Agamemnon (1924) 1924 Ancient Odeion of Herodes Atticus (Athens, Attica, Greece)
Oresteia (1926) 1926 Festival Theatre, Newmarket Road, Theatre Royal (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England)
Oresteia (1926 - 1927) 1926 Chekhov Academic Art Theatre (Moscow, Moscow, Russian Federation)
Oresteia (1926) 1926 Theatro Akropolis (Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia, Greece)
The Tower Beyond Tragedy (1926) 1926 University of Harvard (Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States)
Orestes [= Oresteia] (1926) 1926 Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut, United States)
Les Choéphores (1927) 1927 unknown venue (France)
Les Choéphores (1927 - 1935) 1927 Odéon (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Oresteia (1929) 1929 Mĕstské Divadlo Na Hradbách (Brno, South Moravian Region, Czech Republic)
Oresteia (1930) 1930 Ancient Theatre of Orange (Orange, Rhône-Alpes, France)
Oresteia (1930) 1930 unknown venue (New York City, New York, United States)
Gravoffret (1930) 1930 unknown venue (Sweden)
Choephoroe (1930 - 1952) 1930 Université de Poitiers (Poitiers, Poitou-Charentes, France)
Leben des Orest (1930) 1930 Stadttheater (Leipzig, Saxony, Germany)
Mourning Becomes Electra (1931) 1931 Guild Theatre (New York City, New York, United States)
Oresteia (1931) 1931 Little Theatre (Sheffield, City and Borough of Sheffield, England)
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
Libation-Bearers Tito Marrone
Oresteia Tito Marrone, Antonio Cippico Translation
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
Les Choéphores, Les Euménides (1920) Paul Claudel 1920 Translation
Eschyle, tragédies (1920) Paul Mazon 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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