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Remembering to Forget: Eurydice as presented by The Studio Players at CSU Long Beach

Few myths are as romantic, popular, or strange as the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. Yet, in spite of how often the tale is told (and re-told) there is something in its bones that keeps us returning to it. Likely, it is the humanity that lies in Orpheus's uncertainty that keeps us coming back for more. In Sarah Ruhl's contemporary adaptation of the myth this uncertainty lies not just in Orpheus, but more importantly in Eurydice and her deceased father as well.