Euripides 'The Bacchae 2.1, adapted by Charles Mee
Directed by Dennis Gupa for Theatre at UBC
I saw The Bacchae 2.1 on the closing night of the show, and this production is one I will remember as much for its striking visual effects as for the awesome performances. The costume designs by Kiara Lawson were stunning as the examples in the photos show. Great animal mask too.
The movements of the ensemble of black clad women, and the individual performers especially Dionysus (Thomas Elms) were captivating with many successive tableaux-like moments that my mind captured as would a camera....