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Persephone Bound

November 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

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November 15-17 and 21-24, 2019
At the D.B. Clarke Theatre

“I am determined to be seen.”

Persephone Bound follows a young woman’s journey through three vivid realms:
The Underworld – a college party that holds the painful memory of her experience of sexual assault; The Court – a bureaucratic hell-sphere where she pursues her fight for justice;
and The River (Styx) – a liminal internal space where she grapples with grief, the ambiguity of memory, and the trauma of an event that has left an indelible mark on her life.

Persephone Bound, a contemporary adaptation of the Greek Myth of Persephone, is a play that uses stunning poetry, percussion and aerial circus work to tell the story of a young woman’s courage and pain as she navigates the complexities of speaking out about surviving sexual assault.

Léda Davies
Jed Tomlinson
Eric Nyland

Creative Team
Micheline Chevrier, Director
Diana Uribe, Set & Costume Design
Martin Sirois, Lighting Design
Lucie Vigneault, Movement Director
Elaine Normandeau, Stage Manager
Katey Wattam, Assistant Director
Danna-Rae Evasiuk, Assistant Stage Manager

Public Performances:
Friday Nov. 15 at 7 pm
Saturday Nov. 16 at 4 pm
Sunday Nov. 17 at 2 pm
Thursday Nov. 21 7 pm
Friday Nov. 22 7 pm
Saturday Nov. 23 at 4 pm
Sunday Nov. 24 at 2 pm

Tickets & Info:

Imago Theatre offers a Pay-What-You-Decide initiative to increase access to theatre for all. Read more about Pay-What-You-Decide here.

Event Details

November 22, 2019
7:00 pm
Ticket Price:
CAD $18 – CAD $25
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D.B. Clarke Theatre
1455 boul de Maisonneuve West
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8 Canada
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(514) 848-2424
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