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Work: Trilogy (Serban/Swados)

Identifier: WORK.1974.0055
Description: "Trilogy" is comprised of three plays based on Greek/Latin myths, adapted by Andrei Serban and Elizabeth Swados: "Medea" (conceived at La Mama in 1972),  "Electra" (or "Elektra", conceived for the Festival Octobre a Bordeaux in 1973), and "Trojan Women" (which originated in a workshop with Brazilian actors in Sao Paulo, 1974). "Trilogy" was a staple of the Great Jones Repertory Company, who performed it in dozens of countries over several decades. 
Related Entities
Andrei Serban (author)
Elizabeth Swados (music)
Andrei Serban (adapter)
Zizi Mueller (music)
Related Productions
Medea (1972a)
Medea (1972b)
Fragments Of A Trilogy (1974)
Trilogy (1974)
Fragments Of A Trilogy: "The Trojan Women" and "Electra" (1975/76)
Fragments of a Trilogy (1976/77)
Fragments Of A Trilogy: "The Trojan Women" And "Electra" (1978)
Fragments Of A Trilogy (1979)
"Medea" in Germany: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972)
"Medea" In Holland: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972a)
"Medea" in Copenhagen, Denmark: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972)
"Medea" In Holland: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972b)
"Medea" In Spoleto, Italy: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972)
"Medea" at the Baalbeck Festival in Lebanon: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972)
"Medea" In Avignon, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972)
"Medea" In Belgium: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972b)
"Medea" In Paris, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972a)
"Medea" In Belgium: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972a)
"Medea" In Paris, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1972b)
"Electra" In Bordeaux, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1973)
"Electra" In Paris, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1973)
"Fragments Of A Trilogy: 'Electra' And 'The Trojan Women'" at Sarah Lawrence College (1974)
"The Trojan Women" And "Medea" In Vienna: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" In Holland: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" at the Festival of Arts Shiraz Persepolis, Iran: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" In Venice, Italy: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" In Berlin, Germany: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" In Belgrade, Yugoslavia: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"The Trojan Women" In France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"The Trojan Women" In Torino, Italy: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" In Athens, Greece: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" In Helsinki, Finland: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1975)
"Trilogy" And "The Good Woman Of Setzuan" In Paris, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1976)
"The Trojan Women" In Taormina, Italy: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1976)
"Trilogy" At The Festival D'Anjou, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1976)
"Trilogy" In La Rochelle, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1976)
"Trilogy" And "As You Like It" In Saintes, France: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1976)
"Trilogy" And "The Good Woman Of Setzuan" In Edinburgh, Scotland: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1976)
"Trilogy" In Taormina, Italy: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1977)
"Three Greek Plays" ("Trilogy") Broadcast By CBS TV's "Camera Three" (1977)
"Trilogy" At The Jerusalem Spring Festival: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1979)
"Medea" At The Haworth Summer Festival: Great Jones Repertory Company (1987)
"Trilogy" In Spoleto, Italy: Great Jones Repertory Tour (1987)
Fragments of a Trilogy (1986)
Fragments of a Greek Trilogy (1999)
Trojan Women (2004)
Medea (2004)
Electra (2004)
"Trojan Women" in Korea (1997)
"The Trojan Women" in Taipei, Taiwan (1998)
"The Trojan Women" in St. Cybardeaux, France (1976)
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