The Twelfth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Thursday, November 18th to Sunday, November 21st 2021

Virtual Festival
Real Books

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  • Saturday, 21st Nov
  • 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm IST

Internationally award winning modern re-telling of an ancient myth.
Dave is single. He’s stood at the bar. Eurydice is a tree nymph.
And Bruce Springsteen is on the juke box.
A tale of impossible, death defying love told through hair raising spoken word and soaring soul music.
The Flanagan Collective and Gobbledigook Theatre weave a world of dive bars, side streets and ancient gods.
Since its creation in 2016, ORPHEUS has played over 350 shows nationally and internationally be- tween festivals, cafes, gardens, railways arches, bars, tents, churches, yoga studios, boats, record shops, breweries, loft apartments and the very occasional theatre.

Words by – Alexander Wright

Music by – Phil Grainger

“Charming, uplifting…simple storytelling at its finest”
– Adelaide Advertiser

“Theatrical Magic. I laughed, I cried, I loved it”
– Glam Adelaide

“A true gem of a show who’s praise I want to sing from the rooftops”
– VoiceMag



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