Orpheus and Eurydice

Ovid Metamorphoses 10

Llewelyn Morgan reads the story of Orpheus seeking to bring his wife Eurydice back from the dead.

 

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Cristina Anason-Lewis reads three of Catullus’ Lesbia poems – with a nod to his inspiration, Sappho.  

More readings here

Saturday 7th November 2020

The Romans and their gods

Gloucester Cathedral

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Saturday 14th November 2020

The Romans and their gods

Fishbourne Roman Palace

The Song of Arms and a Man

This dramatic presentation of Virgil’s Aeneid made it to Gloucester, Bristol, Oxford, Godalming and Cambridge before coming to an abrupt halt, like everything else. The Song of Arms and a Man will return before long.

 

In the meantime, work is under way on something similar … from Ovid’s Metamorphoses.

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