Metamorphoses

Ohio University

Athens, OH

by Mary Zimmerman

Director:  Rebecca VerNooy

Set Design: Erin Hemming

Lighting Design: Paul Callahan

Costume Design: Ricky Lurie

The central idea of Metamorphoses is the concept of change. "Metamorphosis" refers to a striking change in appearance or character. The play had been adapted from the classic Ovid poem Metamorphoses. It is staged as a series of vignettes which center around the relationships of humans and Gods.

Oread
Oread
Woman by the water
Woman by the water
Water dance of creation
Water dance of creation
Midas rendering
Midas rendering
Midas and Silenus
Midas and Silenus
Silenus rendering
Silenus rendering
Ceyx in the ship storm
Ceyx in the ship storm
Sailors
Sailors
Erysichthon
Erysichthon
Hermes rendering
Hermes rendering
Orpheus, Hermes, and Eurydice
Orpheus, Hermes, and Eurydice
Orpheus rendering
Orpheus rendering
Hades, Persephone, and ensemble
Hades, Persephone, and ensemble
Hades and Persephone detail
Hades and Persephone detail
Eros
Eros
Eros and Psyche
Eros and Psyche
Psyche rendering
Psyche rendering
Psyche detail
Psyche detail