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  • (n) (Greek mythology) the wife of Orpheus

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  • Resnais' Lively, Metatheatrical Look At Death

    Alain Resnais' latest film, You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet, is a surprisingly lighthearted — if disorienting — take on two Jean Anouilh plays, Eurydice and Dear Antoine: Or, the Love That Failed .
    on June 7, 2013     Source: NPR

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  1. "We know a great deal about Orpheus' loss. But for some reason we never hear from Eurydice - she's always a cipher, someone who dies twice," Ruhl said. "I'm interested in her voice, a voice that hasn't been heard before. I'm interested in...
    on Feb 17, 2007 By: Sarah Ruhl Source: Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

  2. "His recovery is astonishing," Jemma says. "All the family were there in the intensive care unit, like Orpheus waiting for Eurydice to come back from the underworld. We were all praying for him to step back into the world, and he did."
    on Oct 9, 2007 By: Jemma Redgrave Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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