The Lightning Child

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
New Globe Walk, West End, Greater London SE1 9DT
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

In ancient Thebes - or is it contemporary London? - worshippers gather to join the orgiastic rites honouring Dionysus. Only the disapproving, woman-hating Pentheus seeks to put a stop to the fun. Elsewhere, in this ancient/modern city, the addicts Drax and Shug and the musician Louise and her flatmate Antonia are drawn towards their own forms of retribution.

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