Play directory : PERSEPHONE

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  • Author
    Igor Stravinsky
  • Written
    1934
  • Setting
    Ancient Greece
  • Overview
    Perséphone (Persephone) is a musical work (mélodrame) for speaker, solo singers, chorus, dancers and orchestra with music by Igor Stravinsky and a libretto by André Gide.
    It tells the story of the Greek goddess Persephone in three parts:

    1.The Abduction of Persephone
    2.Persephone in the Underworld
    3.Rebirth of Persephone