The Hampstead Players

The Hampstead Players 2018 Summer Production

Our summer production will be The Bacchae by Euripides, directed by Cara Pennock.

The characters of the play are:

Cast

Brief Description

M/F/E

Playing age

Dionysus

 

E

Indeterminate

Chorus – 7 parts

Foreign women, followers of Dionysus

F

Varied

Teiresias

Blind Seer

M

50 plus

Cadmus

Founder and formerly King of Thebes

M

50 plus

Pentheus

His grandson, now King of Thebes

M

15 -35

A Guard

 

E

 

A Herdsman

 

E

 

A Messenger

 

E

 

Agave

Daughter of Cadmus and mother of Pentheus

F

30 - 50

Maenids, servants, guards

 

E

 

Drummer

 

E

 

There will be four performances on the 5th, 6th and 7th July with a matinee and evening performance on the 7th July.

If you have any questions please contact Cara Pennock at info@hampsteadplayers.org.uk