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Old Academy presents: Eurydice

November 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 17, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 18, 2018

$20

Eurydice is a modern and poignant retelling of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. When his new bride dies tragically, Orpheus sets out to find her in the Underworld, and bring her back. However, in the Underworld she has been reunited with her dead father, and is torn between leaving him and returning to life with Orpheus. The play is a meditation on love and grief, told with playwright Sarah Ruhl’s distinctive quirkiness and heart.

Old Academy’s amazing cast includes Matthew Thompson as Orpheus, Samantha Simpson as Eurydice, Michael Tarringer as Father, Natalie Bonacci as Loud Stone, Natalie Pendergast as Little Stone, Michael Jeffrey Cohen as Big Stone, and Timothy Schumann as Nasty Interesting Man/Child.

Eurydice — Old Academy’s 516th production (and 96th season) — is directed by Jane Jennings & produced by Jennifer Sivers/Roberts & Michael Roberts.

Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost:
$20
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Website:
https://oldacademyplayers.org/

Venue

Old Academy Players
3544 Indian Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129 United States
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Phone:
(215) 843-1109
Website:
https://oldacademyplayers.org

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