Joanne Hartstone, The Flanagan Collective & Gobbledigook Theatre, and Holden Street Theatres present
ADELAIDE FRINGE 2019 REVIEWS
The Flanagan Collective & Gobbledigook Theatre present an internationally award-winning modern retelling of an ancient myth.
Dave is single and turning 30. He’s stood at the bar. He spies her from across the bar - Eurydice, who is a tree nymph. And Bruce Springsteen is on the jukebox.
A tale of impossible, death-defying love told through hair-raising spoken word and soaring soul music.
The Flanagan Collective and Gobbledigook Theatre weave a world of dive bars, side streets, and ancient gods.
Orpheus is the brother production to Eurydice, also on at HST throughout Adelaide Fringe 2019.
Accolades for Orpheus
WINNER - Adelaide Fringe Weekly Best Theatre Award 2018
WINNER - VAULT Festival Summerhall Award
Praise for Orpheus
"Inventive and masterfully delivered...a you-must-see production" - SeeSaw Perth
"★★★★1/2 - Orpheus is a beautifully crafted tale that returns the magic to your life" - Fourth Wall Perth
"★★★★1/2 - Wright and Grainger retell this classic myth with such incredible heart and sensitivity" - FRINGEFeed
"★★★★★ - A true gem of a show whose praise I want to sing from the rooftops" - VoiceMag
"★★★★1/2 - Wright and Grainger retell this classic myth with such incredible heart and sensitivity" - FringeFeed
"★★★★1/2 - You will definitely leave with a secret smile on your face and warmth in your heart" - Fourth Wall Media
"Beautiful emotion spiced with humour and humanity'...‘Inventive and masterfully delivered’...‘Let me repeat: a you-must-see production" - SeeSaw Magazine
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Duration: 60 mins
Dates & Times:
12-24 Feb; 5-10 Mar: 8:30pm
16-17 & 23-24 Feb; 2-3, 9-10 & 16 Mar: 2:00pm
Group (6+): $20.00
Cheap Tuesday: $20.00
Companion Card holders welcome.
Venue: The Sunken Garden
HST are making every effort to make our performances accessible to all during the 2019 Adelaide Fringe. Unfortunately, the Sunken Garden does not have accessible seating. Please contact staff if you wish to see Orpheus and you require accessible seating.
Tickets on sale now!