The Bac­chae

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» Ep­i­dau­rus » July 14 & 15 “The Bac­chae” is the only sur­viv­ing an­cient Greek tragedy to fea­ture Diony­sus both as a char­ac­ter and as the all-see­ing di­rec­tor/au­thor and di­rec­tor Ek­toras Ly­gi­zos’s pro­duc­tion for the Mu­nic­i­pal and Re­gional The­ater of Larissa ex­plores the con­flict be­tween the hero’s in­di­vid­u­al­ity and the poly­phonic na­ture of the cho­rus. The play will be pre­sented on Fri­day and Satur­day, July 14 and 15, at the An­cient The­ater of Ep­i­dau­rus as part of the Greek Fes­ti­val, with English sub­ti­tles, start­ing at 9 p.m. Ticket prices start at 10 euros. To pur­chase tick­ets in ad­vance and find out how to get to Ep­i­dau­rus, visit www.greek­fes­ti­val.gr.

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