Playing Bacchae – A student competition

March 4, 2022
Graffiti of a woman with spread arms against a red background next to a black background with the caption "Playing Bacchae".

Graffiti of a woman with spread arms against a red background next to a black background with the caption "Playing Bacchae".

The Out of Chaos theater in the context of the Reading Greek Tragedy Online project, with the support of CHS US & Greece and the Department of Theatre Studies, School of Fine Arts, University of the Peloponnese introduces the Greek leg of the “Playing Bacchae” competition!

The competition is addressed to undergraduate students from Greek Universities' Departments of Theatre Studies, and theater schools, as well as students from Greek junior and high schools, inviting them to experiment with Euripides's tragedy Bacchae. Interested students should record and submit to the organizers a scene from the famous tragedy by October 30, 2022.

For more information about the competition visit the dedicated page on the Out of Chaos website (in Greek).