Venue Details

67 Star Starred
A Noise Within
3352 E. Foothill Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107
626-356-3100
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525 events
269 reviews
152 stars
attended Mar 14 2013

I happen to love the story of Orpheus and Eurydice. This so-called 'modern re-telling' left me deeply disappointed. There are multiple ways of crafting a modern version of the story (see Black Orpheus) that preserve its integrity. This was a...continued

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183 reviews
38 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

Great new take on a classic. One of the best companies in town.

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291 events
152 reviews
485 stars
attended May 19 2013

Absolutely brilliant piece of theater in a great room at the Noise Within. Sarah Ruhl is a genius.

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Website

http://www.anoisewithin.org/play/eurydice/

Quotes & Highlights

“It’s a satisfyingly revisionist take. Yet, somewhat unexpectedly, Orpheus and Eurydice’s youthful passion is dwarfed by Ruhl’s more resonant theme of fatherly love. Inspired by Ruhl’s own father’s early death from cancer, the play is a sweet valedictory to undying parental affection, a bond that, in this case, heroically transcends death.” —Los Angeles Times;(Critic’s Choice)

Description

Written by Sarah Ruhl 

Directed by Geoff Elliott 

About the Ticket Supplier: A Noise Within

A Noise Within (ANW) was founded in 1992. In 2011, after a successful capital campaign, A Noise Within relocated from Glendale to a new, state-of-the-art theatre facility in the former Stuart Pharmaceutical Building in Pasadena. Over the past 20 years, A Noise Within has achieved prominence among Southern California’s best theatres by producing world-class productions of classic playwright as well as modern interpretations of classical texts.