by Mary Zimmerman
Let me die still loving, and so, never die.
Staged at the drained swimming pool in the atrium at Best Western Mountain Shadows in November 2012.
“Traditionally, Orpheus descends into Hades searching for Eurydice. In the Merely Players production of Metamorphoses, Orpheus finds his beloved at the bottom of an empty swimming pool. The pool is real, not a stage illusion. And the dramatic effect is stunning.”
– Judith Reynolds, The Durango Herald
Ensemble: Marc Arbeeny, Theresa Carson, Marcelina Chavira, Lani Dill, Jessica Jane Hagemeister, Jacob Harris, Geoff Johnson, Anna Rose Rousseau, Sarah Syverson, Ian Thomas
49 Wedgewood Circle
Durango, CO 81301