Bacchae

Cast: 1f 7m, plus chorus and extras

Staging: Flexible staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £54 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854594112Publication Date:
24 Sep 1998
Size: 160mm x 107mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780015408Publication Date:
5 Jan 2015
£4.99 £4.00You save £0.99 (20%)
First Staged:
Athens 405BC

Bacchae

By Euripides Translated by Kenneth McLeish and Frederic Raphael

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At the whim of Dionysos, a son is torn to pieces by his own mother during the famous women-only Bacchanalian ritual. The story of revenge by the half-man half-god on Pentheus, King of Thebes, and all his people.

This version of Euripides' Bacchae is translated and introduced by Kenneth McLeish and Frederic Raphael.

This translation is also available in the volume Greek Tragedy: Three Plays.

Set Text >> Bacchae is a set text for WJEC A/AS-Level Drama and Theatre Studies.

Cast: 1f 7m, plus chorus and extras

Staging:Flexible staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £54 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854594112Publication Date:
24 Sep 1998
Size: 160mm x 107mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780015408Publication Date:
5 Jan 2015
£4.99 £4.00You save £0.99 (20%)

Also by Euripides:

Greek Tragedy: Three Plays
Medea (Drama Classics)
Medea (Theatre Babel version)
Andromache
Orestes: Blood and Light
Medea (Headlong version)
Hecuba
Medea (Northern Broadsides version)
Women of Troy
Electra (Euripides)

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Also by Kenneth McLeish:

A Flea in Her Ear
Hedda Gabler (Drama Classics)
A Doll's House
Don Juan
Peer Gynt
Medea (Drama Classics)
Rosmersholm (Drama Classics)
The Lady From the Sea (Drama Classics)
Ubu
Ibsen: Three Plays
An Italian Straw Hat
Women of Troy
Oedipus
Miss Julie (Drama Classics)
The Master Builder (Drama Classics)
Poetics

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Also by Frederic Raphael:

Medea (Drama Classics)

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