The Dionysus Project
Originally Aired: Monday April 9, 2018
Watch a live video stream of a dramatic theatrical reading of Euripides’ Bacchae, a play about the arrival of Dionysus, the Classical Greek god of intoxication and ecstasy.
Featuring actors Peter Francis James, Josh Hamilton, Kathleen Chalfant and Bryce Pinkham.
A conversation about the opioid crisis and the impact of substance abuse and addiction on individuals, families and communities will follow the performance.
This is a project of Theater of War Productions, which presents community-specific, theater-based projects that address pressing public health and social issues.