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Erin Morley (Eurydice), Joshua Hopkins (Orpheus) and Jakub Józef Orliński (Orpheus's Double) in Matthew Aucoin's Eurydice, at the Metropolitan Opera. Marty Sohl/The Metropolitan Opera hide caption

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In 'Eurydice,' Matthew Aucoin and Sarah Ruhl recast opera's foundational myth

Composer, conductor and MacArthur "genius" Mathew Aucoin just debuted his opera, 'Eurydice,' at the Met. The new work reinterprets an ancient, archetypal myth from the perspective of its namesake.

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In 'Eurydice,' Matthew Aucoin and Sarah Ruhl recast opera's foundational myth

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As the GOP eyes Virginia swing district, is the Biden agenda enough for Democrats?

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Roger Stone, Alex Jones among new subpoenas issued by Jan. 6 panel

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