Thesis The ultimate act of sacrifice is placing another’s well-being above your own.
The Casts Annie Newton Nick Powell Marcus Bohem Victor Newton Prometheus Athena Zeus Epimetheus The Invisible Greek Myth: Prometheus
The Hero/Heroine Protects her little brother from her parents’ fighting Saves Nick’s life, while risking her own Warns his brother against accepting any gifts from Zeus Risks the wrath of Zeus in order to give fire to humans Annie Newton Prometheus
Call To Adventure “You are so broken,” Nick whispers in Annie’s ear. His words are a challenge to her. He dares her to change. Prometheus pities humankind for the condition they live in, without so much as fire for warmth.
Crossing The Threshold The moment when Annie finds herself looking down at Nick after she “kills” him is the moment that sets the events in motion that ultimately lead to her change as a person. Prometheus grows to care for the human race. This is the threshold he crosses that leads him to steal fire from Zeus. Annie Newton Prometheus
The Climax “I just want to do one good thing,” Annie confesses to her little brother, Victor. “Don’t be like me,” she warns him. “I ruin everything I touch.”