It begins quietly. They smile, shake hands, then sit, legs crossed. Beat.

The music starts. Nails turn to talons, trees are torn up by the roots. Wild, fierce women dance relentlessly, furiously, in ecstasy. The music stops.

All is as it was, and yet everything has changed.

Based on Euripides’ The Bacchae, RashDash unleash a euphoric, ferocious frenzy on the streets.

RashDash is Abbi Greenland and Helen Goalen who are performers, devisers, choreographers and singers. They make theatre that is noisy, messy, fierce, funny, beautiful, unsettling and bold.

Performances will take place in Lyric Square

 

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