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Perseus and Andromeda
By the time Perseus was full grown, Dictys' brother, King Polydectes, met Danae, and coveted her.
Perseus and the Gorgon - A Hero's Headhunt 2
Dictys – fisherman, brother of Polydectes, King of Seriphos. Perseus – Danaė's Perseus agrees to fetch King Polydectes the Gorgon's head.
Perseus and the Legends of Argos
Polydectes. Now Polydectes, brother of Dictys, was king of Seriphos, and as. Perseus grew to manhood, Polydectes fell in love with Danaë, who refused him.
Common Entrance Greek Myth Notes Contents 1. Perseus and
Perseus and the Gorgon

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Classic Greek theatre with monsters, witches, takes stage
Carson Messersmith, who portrays Polydectes, said there's also much dry humor scattered throughout the play. Humorous parts have also happened in serendipitous ways.

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Polydectes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Greek mythology, King Polydectes was the ruler of the island of Seriphos, son of Magnes and an unnamed naiad.
Greek Mythology Hero Perseus
Somehow they got safely to the island of Seriphos where Polydectes was king.
Polydectes fell in love with Danae, and so wanted to get Perseus, her son, out of the picture. He thereby hatched a plot to send him on a suicide mission.
Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology: Polydectes
Polydectes had amorous intentions toward Perseus's mother, which the hero hoped to thwart by engaging in the quest.
Somehow they got safely to the island of Seriphos where Polydectes was king.

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