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Perseverance brings an old myth to new life with 'Eurydice'

...Theatre's 31st season continues with "Eurydice" by Sarah Ruhl on Nov. 8. Ruhl's script retraces the classic story of Eurydice, bride of the ancient Greek musician, Orpheus. On her wedding day, Eurydice trips and falls into the depths of...
When theatrical spectacle isn't enough

...current production, Sarah Ruhl's "Eurydice," opens with symphonic genius: Jocelyn...attended the Jan. 16 performance of "Eurydice" with high hopes for the story, based...that playwright Ruhl spun the tale into Eurydice's journey instead of Orpheus' intrigued...
An epic beginning

...story originally."Ancient Greek drama has inspired many modern updates, from Sartre's "The Flies" to Sara Ruhl's "Eurydice," the latter of which was put on at Perseverance four years ago. The history and mythology in "An Iliad" is preserved...
A classic myth retold

...version of the ancient Greek myth of Eurydice, bride of Apollo's musical son Orpheus...concentrates on the female character Eurydice (played by Ekatrina Oleksa Sotomayor...Hancock-Brainerd) and introduces the character of Eurydice's father. The original story concerns...
Music sets the stage

...Perseverance Theatre's production of "Eurydice" uses the talented musical stylings...The duo's stylings have Orpheus and Eurydice enthused with a lyrical, light, introduced during the scene when Eurydice's father is building the string room...

...Details: Jenn, 907-474-5082. "Eurydice" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance...Free. Details: Katie, 796-6530. "Eurydice" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance...Details: Melanie, 780-6046. "Eurydice" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance...

...5, at the UAS Egan Lecture Hall. "Eurydice" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance...library. Details: Carol, 586-0434. "Eurydice" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance...586-1750 or "Eurydice" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance...
Season 31

...or for an outstanding playwright ("Eurydice" by Sarah Ruhl). Another consideration...things (in 'Hansel and Gretel')." "Eurydice" also will feature local musicians and...runs from Nov. 6 through Dec. 6. "Eurydice" This classic Greek tale was given fresh...

...but always needs more. Orpheus and Eurydice - Orpheus is a master at playing the lyre and marries his love Eurydice. She flees from a shepherd and is...of Hades. The Furies decide to give Eurydice back, on the condition that he not...
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...Perseverance Theatre's production of "Eurydice," opening night, 7:30 p.m...Perseverance Theatre's production of "Eurydice," opening night, 7:30 p.m...Perseverance Theatre's production of "Eurydice," opening night, 7:30 p.m...


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