The Bacchae

Dysfunctional Theatre Company presents

The Bacchae

by Euripides

adapted by Amy Overman, Heather Lee Rogers & Brianna Tyson
with original music by Nicole Lee Aiossa

directed by Amy Overman
choreographed by Nicole Lee Aiossa
assistant choreographer: Emily Edwards

Featuring: Nicole Lee Aiossa, Stephanie Cox-Williams, Emily Edwards, Jennifer Gill, Mim Granahan, Rachel Grundy, Candace Kendall-Browne, Amy Overman, Heather Lee Rogers, Amy Beth Sherman and Brianna Tyson

Performances September 23, 24, 30 and October 1 at 2:30pm & 4:30pm

at the Dysfunctional Collective House 8B in Nolan Park on Governors Island


Created as part of Dysfunctional Theatre’s summer residency on Governors Island, The Bacchae is a freely adapted, feminist take on Euripides’ tragedy. The performances are an immersive experience using the entire Collective House and incorporating song and dance. And blood and the tears of men.

Getting there:

The Governors Island ferry is next to the Staten Island ferry, easily accessible from the 1, R, or 4/5. Ferry schedules can be found here

Once you arrive, follow the signs to Nolan Park. For a map showing the Dysfunctional Collective house click here.