A lonely girl. A lost god. One angry mother.
The Greek goddess Demeter, her daughter Persephone, and the Hindu god Shiva experience suffering and love, and emerge from their journey transformed and transfigured.
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"Love Trade' tests the sex games Demeter passes on to her daughter Persephone, who wanders away from the Upper World and meets the exotic Shiva. All three undergo the death of fake dreams and false longings as they descend into the Depths and are finally released into their full humanity.
The Hess Collective generates new work based on a fusion of physical theater modalities culled from Western and Eastern practices.