Perseus and Andromeda
Accounts of the Office of the Revels
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Possible Narrative and Dramatic Sources or Analogues
- Ovid tells the story of Perseus and Andromeda in the Metamorphoses. Prominent episodes include Perseus's killing of Medusa and his rescue of Andromeda from the rock where she was tied, awaiting death by the sea monster.
References to the Play
- Information welcome.
For What It's Worth
- This story cannot be dramatized without a prop representing Medusa's head and winged shoes for Perseus's feet.
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