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The Bacchae (Plays for Performance)

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Publisher Comments:

"Euripides' powerful investigation of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it is an argument for moderation, rejecting the lures of pure reason as well as pure sensuality. Plays for Performance Series."

Synopsis:

College instructors as well as respected artistic directors from San Diego to Washington's Arena Stage, from the A.R.T. and Manchester's Royal Exchange to Grand Rapids, continue to choose our versions for their production and classroom use. It's because Plays for Performance are specially designed for contemporary production and study, and presented with production values uppermost in mind. Dialogue is attuned to contemporary speech and aware of modern sensibilities, allowing for comfortable performance before American audiences. Books are printed in good-sized type with wide margins, lending themselves to easy production use. The series is edited by Nicholas Rudall, former artistic director of the Court Theatre at the University of Chicago, and professor of classics at the University; and Bernard Sahlins, founder and director of The Second City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566630689
Translator:
Rudall, Nicholas
Author:
Rudall, Nicholas
Author:
Euripides
Publisher:
Ivan R. Dee Publisher
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Continental european drama (dramatic works by
Subject:
Dionysus (Greek deity)
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Tragedies
Subject:
Pentheus (Greek mythology) -- Drama.
Subject:
DRAMA / General
Series:
Plays for Performance
Publication Date:
19960431
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
66
Dimensions:
8.83x5.88x.42 in. .46 lbs.

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Product details 66 pages Ivan R. Dee Publisher - English 9781566630689 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , College instructors as well as respected artistic directors from San Diego to Washington's Arena Stage, from the A.R.T. and Manchester's Royal Exchange to Grand Rapids, continue to choose our versions for their production and classroom use. It's because Plays for Performance are specially designed for contemporary production and study, and presented with production values uppermost in mind. Dialogue is attuned to contemporary speech and aware of modern sensibilities, allowing for comfortable performance before American audiences. Books are printed in good-sized type with wide margins, lending themselves to easy production use. The series is edited by Nicholas Rudall, former artistic director of the Court Theatre at the University of Chicago, and professor of classics at the University; and Bernard Sahlins, founder and director of The Second City.
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