Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice is taken to the land of the dead, where she reunites with her adoring father and struggles to remember her lost life. Unwilling to exist without her, Eurydice's husband Orpheus storms the gates of the underworld to rescue her. Eurydice must then face a heart-wrenching choice: return to the world above with her husband, or stay below with her father. With contemporary characters, poetic language, and imaginative visuals and music, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. Learn more...
Eurydice Teaser Trailer
Posted on 25 May 2016
“I don’t recognize him! That’s a stranger!” Amanda Jane Long and Peter Robel in Eurydice One of the themes of Sarah Ruhl's Eurydice that has particularly resonated with me over the last few weeks has been the fear of growing up. In the play, we see Eurydice grow up in the Underworld with her father. When it is time for her to leave her father and to go to the land of the living with Orpheus, we…
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