The Disorderly Women
Everything in Thebes is excellent. Productivity is high; targets have been met; and the statistics are in perfect order.
And yet, a mysterious unrest has taken hold amongst the citizens, erupting in irrational and quite unplanned behaviours – ecstatic dancing, cult worship, and orgiastic rituals.
President Pentheus is determined to maintain control – and so sets out on a fateful journey up Mount Cythaeron. . .
John Bowen’s 1969 poetic rewriting of The Bacchae by Euripides captures the beauty, terror and mystery of the original.
- First Woman Secretary / Fifth Woman
- Junior Secretary
- Second Woman Secretary
- Senior Departmental Secretary
- Principal Private Secretary
- First Woman
- Second Woman
- Third Woman
- Fourth Woman
- Choreography and Prompt
- Set Designer and Stage Manager