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Daphne

Members say: Quirky, Ambitious, Enchanting, Entertaining, Intelligent
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The Arctic Group presents this new drama spun from a love of vegetation and Greek mythology about a tree who was once a woman.

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Daphne is a tree. But she wasn’t always. In fact, she’d do anything to be human again. Even if it means undergoing the ax. 'Daphne' is a hero’s journey of survival, symbolism, and poetic endurance. Part of IRT's 3B Development Series.

 

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Reviews (4)

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65
Ambitious, Intelligent, Quirky, Slow

See it if you like experimental theater, enjoy good performances by enthusiastic and talented young performers.

Don't see it if you're expecting to see a portrayal of the myth of Daphne. While it's loosely based on the myth, it is only loosely based on it.

Also Full disclosure...I saw this because one of the actors grew up in my n... Read more Read less

78
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Resonant, Entertaining

See it if You like plays about women

Don't see it if You like big theatrical productions.

79
Enchanting, Quirky

See it if Enjoy modern takes on classical mythology

Don't see it if You don't like flights of fancy

Also I found this show delightful, very creative, sometimes like a story fr... Read more Read less

75
Funny, Ambitious, Quirky, Great writing

See it if you like indie-theatre riffs on Greek myths, you like seeing something offbeat, you're a big fan of plays under 90 minutes

Don't see it if you're looking for the traditional Greek myth, dislike solo shows (though this is not technically that), you hate dance breaks or lions