The Bacchae - 2003

50min

 

3 Actors, Soprano, Violin, Cello, Clarinet, Bass Trombone, Percussion

 

  • Premiere: September 13, 2003, Music Gallery, Toronto/Ontario, Earshot Concerts, Offensive Love Consort

 

A mixture of music and acting of the play The Bacchae by Euripides.  Each performer plays multiple roles, and the Soprano sings the parts of the chorus.  Special thanks to Andrew Shaver for helping edit down the play for suitable length for concert format, and for also directing the actors.