Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 6, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

October Special: “Hadestown” (Hadestown #1)

  Please join me, Bacon friends, on a journey with Hades, Persephone, Orpheus and Eurydice… Hermes tells a mashed-up, modernized tale. It is dark, and brilliant. And also – filled with light. It is just right for October, and always. “Hadestown” opened on Broadway in March of 2019, receiving 14 Tony nominations and winning 7, including “Best Musical”. I’m obsessed. The main characters are: Hermes …

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