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November 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
IMAGO THEATRE AND GEORDIE THEATRE
IN ASSOCIATION WITH SCREAMING GOATS COLLECTIVE
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.
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
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:
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