The Bacchae (2004 - 2005)

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23 September 2004
End date: 
12 February 2005
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Stu Barker Composer
Stu Barker Musical Director
Charlie Barnecut Actor Teiresius
Andy Brodie Instrumentalist
Dan Canham Actor Chorus
Leonie Dodd Actor Pam
Craig Johnson Actor Chorus Leader
Giles King Actor Pentheus
Róbert Lucskay Actor Dionysus
Éva Magyar Actor Agave
Éva Magyar Choreographer
Bill Mitchell Designer
Sarah Moody Instrumentalist
Emma Rice Director
Emma Rice Choreographer
Malcolm Rippeth Lighting Designer
Mike Shepherd Actor Cadmus
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Liverpool Playhouse (Liverpool, City and Borough of Liverpool, England) 18 October, 2004 to 22 October, 2004
Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith (London, Greater London, England) 2 November, 2004 to 20 November, 2004
West Yorkshire Playhouse (Leeds, City and Borough of Leeds, England) 23 September, 2004 to 15 October, 2004
Salisbury Playhouse (Salisbury, County of Wiltshire, England) 25 October, 2004 to 29 October, 2004
Bristol Old Vic (Bristol, North Somerset, England) 25 January, 2005 to 12 February, 2005
Hall for Cornwall (Truro, County of Cornwall, England) 23 November, 2004 to 27 November, 2004
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
The Bacchae Flyer archive
The Bacchae Poster archive
The Bacchae Poster archive
The little guide to the big night out Seasonal calendar archive
Camp followers of the bacchanal Newspaper cutting archive
The Bacchae Print-out archive
Greek tragedy for our times Newspaper cutting archive
Theatre: The Bacchae Newspaper cutting archive
A naughty night with Euripides Newspaper cutting archive
The Bacchae Programme archive
'We like our plays to be foolish' Newspaper cutting archive
Kneehigh Theatre: The Bacchae Book archive
Plays International. Vol.20.3-4 (December 2004 / January 2005) Journal library 7
The Bacchae Ticket archive
Plays International. Vol.21.5-6 (Spring 2006) Journal library 8
Plays International. Vol.20.7+8 (May 2005) Journal library 14
Kneehigh Theatre: The Bacchae Flyer archive
Bacchae flyer Flyer archive
Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics. Vol.16.1 (Spring/Summer 2008) Journal library 71 Simon Perris' article, 'Dionysus the Leprechaun: genre, identity, and parody in Derek Mahon's Bacchae', mentions the Kneehigh Theatre's comic production of Bacchae.

How to cite this production

The Bacchae (2004 - 2005), accessed at <18 October 2021>