DRAMA

BAKKHAI

Approximate Runtime: 1 hour 52 minutes with no intermission
Tom Patterson Theatre
May 27 – September 23
Opens June 16

POWER. UNBOUND.

Awakening savage frenzy in the women of Thebes, the god of wine, ecstasy and fertility lays bare the duality of our natures: that each of us, no matter how civilized, has a wild beast within.

Audience Advisory: This production includes sexuality, eroticism, violence and other mature themes and might not be suitable for some audiences.

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by Euripides
A new version by Anne Carson
Director Jillian Keiley

Production support is generously provided by M.E.H. Foundation.

Support for the 2017 season of the Tom Patterson Theatre is generously provided by Richard Rooney & Laura Dinner.

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@stratfest 'A good life is lived in measure while referencing the Gods' #sfBakkhai @stratfest
5/27/2017 9:46:41 PM @mcraenich
Turns out #sfBakkhai is a modern adaptation...and racier than you'd expect. A side of @stratfest I've never seen before
5/27/2017 9:40:26 PM @mcraenich
RT @stratfest: Power. Unbound. #sfBakkhai has its first preview performance today! Costume designs by Shawn Kerwin. https://t.co/0zuzAcCdP4…
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