Théâtre Libre

A physical theatre company based in London

The Bacchae

Lion and Unicorn Theatre, 26-31 May 2009

Written by Euripides
Directed by Arlene Martinez-Vazquez
Music by Hilal Rosie Sengul
Dramaturge Ozlem Ozhabes
Puppets: Sian Kidd
Photography: Fernando Martin

Dionysus is furious because his own hometown does not believe he is a god and refuses to worship him. He will do whatever it takes to convert them, but can people be converted through violence?

Creating two worlds that collide, actors and puppets fight a battle of faith.