Orpheus and Eurydice by Hugh Lupton, Daniel Morden


Orpheus and Eurydice by Hugh Lupton, Daniel Morden

When Orpheus' bride Eurydice is killed by a snakebite on their wedding day, Orpheus's world is shattered. The young widower must journey to the Underworld to negotiate with Hades himself to win his bride back. Can love triumph over the dark power of the Underworld?

About the Author

Daniel Morden and Hugh Lupton are leading exponents of the art of storytelling. They have performed at many theatres and festivals over the last few years including The Barbican, The National Theatre, The Voice-Box, The British Museum, The Hay Festival, Oslo Storytelling Festival, Beyond the Border Festival, Symphony Space (New York) and the Bath Literature Festival. In 2006, Daniel and Hugh received the Classical Associations' award for 'the most signficant contribution to the public understanding of the classics.'

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40 pages


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Publication date

1st May 2013



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Barefoot Books Ltd is an imprint of Barefoot Books

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