Alas, The Nymphs
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Alas, The Nymphs

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About the Show

In this world premiere at the 2015 Next Wave Festival, director John Jahnke and theatre company Hotel Savant transform the Greek myth of Hylas into a parade of poetry, psychosexual intrigue, and dance theater.

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Critic Reviews (1)

The New York Times
December 10th, 2015

"This is convoluted stuff, and Mr. Jahnke has yet to shape it in a way that gives it clarity and meaning...This production has the feel of a highly designed workshop, a dry run for an ambitious piece that’s still finding its form...The show is filled with striking imagery...The various repetitions, both visual and aural, ought to cohere and build on one another, but instead they merely accumulate...The themes Mr. Jahnke means to explore are lost in the psychic clamor of the piece."
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