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King Pentheus and his fateful encounter with the god Dionysus
The story of king Pentheus and his fateful encounter with the god Dionysus is both horrifying and carries a certain warning. There arrived one day in Thebes a dancing god of great beauty and magnetism. So strong was his pull that all the women in that town...
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Zana BASS The Sexuality of Dionysus & Pentheus in Euripides and
Zana BASS. The Sexuality of Dionysus & Pentheus in Euripides and Soyinka.
1 Julia Hornig TF: Katie Deutsch Dionysus and Pentheus: Binding
Dionysos as director and Pentheus as unwitting protagonist.
The meeting scene between PENTHEUS and DIONYSUS. Women
PENTHEUS: [Moving up close to Dionysus, inspecting him carefully]. Untie his hands. I've got him in my nets.

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Tiresias and The Player King by Daniel Foley (London, UK) In this double bill, Tiresias returns to his home to recount his meetings with Oedipus, Antigone, Hercules, Pentheus and Odysseus.
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There was the gravity-free pen the US developed at great cost, only to be outmanoeuvered by the Russians, who simply took a pencil. My favourite was the super-strong, super-light Apollo Lunar Roving vehicle.
Looting with the lights on
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Pentheus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Ovids' Metamorphoses, Tiresias warns Pentheus about the dangers of observing the sacred rites of Bacchus.
May 16, 1999 The son of Echion and Agave, king of Thebes.
King Pentheus in The Bacchae
Shmoop guide to King Pentheus in The Bacchae. King Pentheus analysis by Ph. D.
Pentheus 1 - Greek Mythology Link
King Pentheus 1 came to the throne of Thebes after Cadmus, the founder of the city.

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