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Las Bacantes de Eurípides by María Martínez Belizón on Prezi

In the course of events, the spell over the citizens extends to Agave, Pentheus’ mother, and Autonoe, Pentheus’ sister. Although Euripides has been charged with intemperate use of the deus ex machina, by which artifice a god is dragged in abruptly at the end to resolve a situation beyond human powers, he created some of the most unforgettable psychological portraits.

Autonoe euripidse, daughter of Cadmus.

This page was last edited on 2 Decemberat Pentheus plans to ban the cult from his city. Prior to the opera, Dionysus has stated that he intends to revenge himself upon Agave and the women of Thebes because they have denied his divinity. The Bassarids in German: The Musical Times The composer in Cadmusfounder and former king of Thebes. The conflict in the opera is between human rationality and emotional control, represented by the King of Thebes, Pentheus, and unbridled human passion, represented by the god Dionysus.


Compositions by Hans Werner Henze. Anderson, ” Die Bassariden. Matthew Passion and the English Suite in D minor. Among his best-known plays are Alcestis B.

Las bacantes (ópera)

The composer conducted, and the staging was by director Bodo Igesz. Opera — The Bassarids ” December Account Options Sign in. Euripides, one of the three great Greek tragedians was born in Attica probably in B. Beroe, an old slaveonce nurse to Semele and Pentheus.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Euripides’ attitude toward the gods was iconoclastic and rationalistic; toward humans-notably his passionate female characters-his attitude was deeply sympathetic.

The Musical Timespp. Retrieved 22 July Because Pentheus is unaware of his own irrational, “Dionysiac” impulses, or tries to suppress them, Dionysus can entrance Pentheus and intrude upon his nature to the point that Pentheus disguises himself as a woman, and goes to Mount Cytheron, where the revelry is occurring.

The Opera Quarterly9 3— Without realising it, Agave cradles the severed head of her son in her arms. At the start of the opera, Cadmus, King of Thebes, has abdicated his throne in favour of his grandson Pentheus.


A noteworthy feature of the opera is its construction like a classical symphony in four ‘movements’: Iphigenia in Aulis Alcmaeon in Corinth.

Euripides died in Athens in Retrieved from ” https: List of compositions by Hans Werner Henze Category: Pentheus is killed and torn to pieces, and his city brought to ruin. The Stranger is revealed to be Dionysus himself. The setting is ancient Thebes. Agavehis daughter, mother of Pentheus. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. He used the prologue as an introduction and explanation.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. Fragments of about fifty-five plays survive; some were discovered as recently as