Oedipus the King

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Contributor Contribution Main contributor
Sophocles AKA Sophokles
Original id: 
540
Languages: 
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
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Production First performed Venues
Oedipus Kourion Ancient Theatre (Cyprus)
Oedipus Brooksby Melton College (Melton Mowbray, County of Leicestershire, England)
Oedipe Roi Théâtre des Champs-Elysées (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Greek unknown venue (Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland)
Oedipe Roi Comédie Française (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Oedipus the King & at Colonus University of Hawaii at Manoa (Honolulu, Hawaii, United States)
Oedipus Rex Teatro Julio Prieto Xola (Mexico City, The Federal District, Mexico)
Oedipus Tyrannus
Oedipus Rex unknown venue (Gibellina, Sicily, Italy)
Oedipus Rex Bohrupee (Calcutta, Bengal, India)
Oedipus Rex University Theater (Washington, District of Columbia, United States)
Oedipus University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland)
Oedipus the King unknown venue (Cambridge, County of Cambridgeshire, England), Guildhall School of Music and Drama (London, Greater London, England)
Edipo
Edippo tragedia (1556) 1556 unknown venue (Padova, Veneto, Italy), unknown venue (Venice, Veneto, Italy), unknown venue (Vicenza, Veneto, Italy)
Edipo Tiranno (1585) 1585 Teatro Olimpico (Vicenza, Veneto, Italy)
Œdipe (1659) 1659 Hôtel de Bourgogne (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
The Roman Empress (1670) 1670 Lincoln's Inn Fields (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus (1678 - 1679) 1678 Dorset Garden Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1692) 1692 British Museum, Lecture Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1696) 1696 Lincoln's Inn Fields (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus Tyrannus (1714) 1714 Mile End Green (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipe (1718) 1718 Comédie Française (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Oedipus (1720 - 1732) 1720 unknown venue (Dublin, Munster, Republic of Ireland)
Oedipe (1722) 1722 Chateau Vallon (France)
Oedipus Masque (1722) 1722 Lincoln's Inn Fields (London, Greater London, England)
Edippo (1729) 1729 Hoftheater (Munich, Free State of Bavaria, Germany)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1729 - 1740) 1729 Lincoln's Inn Fields (London, Greater London, England)
Edippo (1732) 1732 Teatro S. Samuele (Venice, Veneto, Italy)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1740) 1740 Drury Lane (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1744) 1744 Drury Lane (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus (1751) 1751 unknown venue (Rudolstadt, Free State of Thuringia, Germany)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1755) 1755 Covent Garden (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipus (1765) 1765 Stadttheater (Vienna, Vienna, Austria)
Oedipus Tyrannus (1772) 1772 unknown venue (England)
Oedipus, King of Thebes (1775) 1775 British Museum, Lecture Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Œdipus Tyrannus (1776) 1776 Stanmore School (England)
Edippo ossia La morte di Lajo (1779) 1779 Teatro S. Benedetto (Venice, Veneto, Italy)
Oedipus (1780 - 1789) 1780 British Museum, Lecture Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Oedipe (1781) 1781 Comédie Française (Paris, Île-de-France, France)
Edippo (1789) 1789 Teatro Carignano (Turin, Piedmont, Italy)
Edipo (1791) 1791 Teatro alla Scala, La Scala (Milan, Lombardy, Italy)
Oedipus Tyrannus (1806) 1806 Reading Town Hall (Reading, Borough of Reading, England)
Der Zerbrochene Krug [The Broken Jug] (1808) 1808 Hoftheater (Weimar, Free State of Thuringia, Germany)
Oedipus und Iokaste (1812) 1812 Königliches National-Theater (1802-1817), Schauspielhaus (Berlin, Land Berlin, Germany)
Oedipus und Iokaste (1813) 1813 unknown venue (Weimar, Free State of Thuringia, Germany)
Oedipus Tyrannus (1821) 1821 Royal West London Theatre (London, Greater London, England)
Ion (1821) 1821 University of Harvard (Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States)
Edipo (1829) 1829 Gran Teatro Nacional (Mexico City, The Federal District, Mexico)
Oedipus, or the Riddle of the Sphinx (1834) 1834 Bowery Theater (New York City, New York, United States)
Script Contributors Year Relationship
Oedipus the King Donald Sutherland Translation
Oidipous Tyrannos N. Kontopoulos Translation
Oedipus: King and Exile Kelly Yeaton Adaptation
Edipo Re Vittorio Gassman Translation
König Oidipus Helmut Schäfer Translation
Oedipus Rex E. F. Watling Translation
Oedipe Bernardo Barbiere Translation
Oidipous Tyrannos Professor Harue Yamagata Translation
Oedipus Felice Bellotti Translation
Oedipus Tyrannus Vasilis Papavasileiou Translation
Edipo Re Manara Valgimigli Translation
City of Wine (Harmonia; Pentheus; Laius; Jocasta; Oedipus; Creon; Seven) Ned Dickens Adaptation
Oedipus Now James Roose-Evans Adaptation
Oedipus Gertrude Prellwitz Adaptation
Oidipus the Tyrant Lord Edward Longford Adaptation
Oedipe André Gide Adaptation
Œdipus: A Tragedy John Dryden, Nathaniel Lee Adaptation
Král Oidipus Josef Končinský Translation
Oedipe roi Jean Bollack, Mayotte Bollack
Oedipe roi Jean Bollack, Mayotte Bollack
Oedipus the King John Lewin Adaptation
Edipo Re Giusto Monaco Translation
Oidipous Tyrannos Angelos Vlachos Translation
Edipo Re Dario del Corno Adaption
Le nom d’Oedipe: Chant du corps interdit Hélène Cixous Distant relative
König Ödipus Rudolf Bayr Translation
Oedipus Rex Shaul Tchernichovsky Translation
Król Edyp Ludwik Hieronim Morstin Translation
El Resplan Dor de la Hoguera Ramón Del Valle-Inclan Adaptation
Oedipus der Herrscher Heinz Lipmann Adaptation
Oedipus David Greig Adaptation
Oedipus Rex Gilbert Murray (1866-1975) Translation
Oedipus Tyrannus Theo Wassenaar Translation
Where is Oedipus? Şahika Tekand Adaptation
Oedipus Rex K. Zelniskogo Translation
Oedipus Emil Staiger Translation
Oedipus Tyrannus B. Tuncel Translation
The Gods are Not to Blame Ola Rotimi Adaptation
Kong Oidipus E. Vandvik Translation
Król Edyp Stanisław Dygat Translation
Oedipus Tyrannus Marianne McDonald Translation
The Whole World is Watching Scott Feldsher, Douglas Jacobs Adaptation
Oedipus Rex M. Nasta Translation
The Whole World is Watching Scott Feldsher, Douglas Jacobs Adaptation
Oedipus Rex J. Kausha Translation
The Darker Face of the Earth Rita Dove Adaptation
Oedipus the King Kenneth Cavander Translation
Oidipous Tyrannos Costis Livadeas AKA Κωστης Λειβαδεας Translation
Oedipe Pierre Corneille Adaptation
Oedipus Rex Dudley Fitts, Robert S. Fitzgerald Translation

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