In Blood: The Bacchae

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A play dealing with conflicts more relevant today than ever before: religious freedom, political order, apathy and fanaticism. Read More >

Britain’s first ever professional Capoeira production based on Euripides’ epic play comes to Arcola for a limited run as part of the 2009 Brazilian Season.

A masterpiece of theatrical intensity, grappling with conflicts more relevant today than ever before: religious freedom, political order, apathy and fanaticism.

Capoeira is a Brazilian martial art incorporating diverse elements of African culture including dance, music, acrobatics and various flighting forms and the merging of two cultural forms both involving ritual, war and passion.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 05/01/2009

Closing Night: 08/02/2009

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Mestre Alexandre Carlão, Greg Hicks

Creative

Director - Noah Birksted-Breen

Producer - Arcola Theatre

Author - Noah Birksted-Breen

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