Bacchae

Year: 
between 499 and 456 BC
Genres: 
Tragedy
Medium of performance: 
Fully Staged Play
Languages: 
Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
People involved: 
(Dramatist)
Venues and occasions: 
Production notes: 
Aeschylus' Bacchae is only known to u from the medieval catalogue and a single citation in Stobaeus (1,3,26. 27). It is not known when this play might have been produced. The date range for performance is between the year of his first competition (acc. to Suda) and his death (Marm. Par.). It is assumed that this play would have been produced in Athens.

How to cite this ancient performance

Bacchae, accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/ancient-performance/performance/527 <7 July 2022>