Choephoroi (The Libation Bearers)

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Contributor Contribution Main contributor
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)
Oresteia University of Manchester (Manchester, City and Borough of Manchester, England)
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)
Oresteia unknown venue (Canada)
Coefore German Military Cemetery (Passo della Futa, Tuscany, Italy)
Off Plan Project Arts Centre (Dublin, 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)
Cindelectra; or, Morningside Becomes Electra Brasenose College (Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England)
Oresteia unknown venue (Serbia)
Canzonetta nova de Egisto
Oresteia Gradac Park (Dubrovnik, Dubrovačko-Neretvanska Županija, Croatia)
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 (Siena, Tuscany, Italy)
La Clitennestra (1703) 1703 unknown venue (Naples, Campania, 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 unknown venue (Cairo, Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah, Egypt), unknown venue (Alexandria, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt), Vasiliko Theatro, Royal Theatre (Athens, Attica, Greece)
Oresteia (1903) 1903 Carnegie Hall (New York City, New York, United States)
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)
Oresteia (1905) 1905 Carnegie Hall (New York City, New York, United States)
La Fiaccola sotto il moggio (1905) 1905 Teatro Manzoni (Rome, Latium, Italy)
Orestiade [Agamemnon and Choephori only] (1906 - 1907) 1906 L'Argentina (Rome, Latium, Italy), unknown venue (Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany)
Script Contributors Year Relationship
The Ungentle Ones Alan Kilburn Adaptation
L'Orestie Gérard Gelas Adaptation
De Oresteia Herman Teirlinck Adaptation
Libation-Bearers Josef Král
Oresteia Josef Král Translation
Oresteia Silviu Purcarete Adaptation
Les Choéphores Ariane Mnouchkine Adaptation
Oresteia Richmond Lattimore Translation
Oresteia Untersteiner Translation
Orestie Dietrich Ebener Translation
Oresteia Holk Freytag Adaptation
Orestea Emanuele Severino Translation
Mourning Becomes Electra (The Homecoming; The Hunted; The Haunted) Eugene O'Neill Adaptation
Oreste Vittorio Alfieri Adaptation
The Sanctuary Lamp Thomas Murphy Adaptation
The Golden Age, The Silver Age, The Bronze Age, and The Iron Age Thomas Heywood Distant relative
Orestie Johann Gustav Droysen Translation
The Golden Masque of Agamemnon John Wiles Adaptation
L'Orestie Alexandre Dumas (père) Adaptation
Oresteia Georgios Sotiriades Translation
Agamemnon and His Daughters Kenneth Cavander Adaptation
Libation-Bearers Tasos Roussos
The Oresteia J. T. Sheppard Translation
Oresteia G. Dilboi Translation
The Oresteia Tim Soulis Adaptation
Oresteia Thanasis Valtinos Translation
Oresteia Kostas Ch. Myris AKA Georgousopoulos Translation
Coefore Edoardo Sanguineti Translation
Choephoroi Apostolos Melachrinos Translation
The Oresteia Life Blumberg Adaptation
La Orestiada Jorge Plata Adaptation
The Oresteia James Harrington Adaptation
Orestes [= Oresteia] Basil Davenport Translation
Das Lebewohl Elfriede Jelinek Adaptation
Horestes John Pikeryng Distant relative
Horestes John Pikeryng Distant relative
Oresteia James Aitken, Jude Domski Adaptation
Oresteia Ernst Buschor Translation
Oresteia James Aitken, Jude Domski Adaptation
Oresteia Philip Vellacott Translation
Oresteia Ioannis Chioles Translation
Oresteia Leticia Agudo Adaptation
Oresteia Constantine A. Trypanis Translation
Oresteia Vladimír Šrámek Translation
Oresteia Ioannis Gryparis Translation
Oresteia Bogdanovic Translation
The Kentucky Cycle Robert Schenkkan Distant relative
Oresteia Peter Meineck, Graham Mitchell, Dirk Obbink Translation
L'Orestie Daniel Loayza Translation
The Mourners Yuval Sharon Adaptation

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