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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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Suggested Pdf Resources
- Zana BASS The Sexuality of Dionysus & Pentheus in Euripides and
- Zana BASS. The Sexuality of Dionysus & Pentheus in Euripides and Soyinka.
- PENTHEUS AND THE SPECTATOR IN EURIPIDES' BACCHAE
- 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.
- Voxpop - what is your favourite design from the Space Race?
- 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
- They were Dionysian and King Pentheus Cameron is behaving according to type. This comment was removed by a moderator because it didn't abide by our community standards. Replies may also be deleted.
Suggested Web Resources
- 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.