Bacchae (1964)

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Start date: 
26 May 1964
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Production notes: 
This translation, commissioned by the BBC for this radio production, was first peformed in February at the Mermaid Theatre, London (see ID 406).
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Garard Green Actor Guard
Robert Hardy Actor Dionysus
Gerald James Actor Servant
Valeria Kirkbright Actor Bacchant
Hilda Kriseman Actor Bacchant
Charles Lefeaux Producer
Beatrix Lehmann Actor Agave
Patricia Leventon Actor Bacchant
Isabel Rennie Actor Bacchant
Arthur Ridley Actor Teiresias
Andrew Sachs Actor Herdsman
Cyril Shaps Actor Cadmos
Nigel Stock Actor Penthous
Marjorie Westbury Actor Bacchant
Christopher Whelen Composer
Mary Wimbush Actor Bacchant
Margaret Wolfit Actor Bacchant
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (England)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Baccae [sic] Print-out archive
Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s Thesis library 73

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