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Review: ‘Persephone’ – A valiant effort at reinterpreting a classical tale

CW: mentions of rape and miscarriage

“The good, the bad, and the godly”

Katharine Spurrier reviews the recent production of ‘Persephone’ at the Oxford Playhouse. In reimagining the Persephone myth as a sensitive love story the cast is able to provide the tale with an relatability and modernised twist that resonates with audiences. With standout performances from many this was certainly not one to be missed.