Walter Kerr Theatre | New York, New York
This Tony and Grammy Award-winning theatrical production that leads you to hell and back… HADESTOWN is ready to arrive in New York, New York to enchant audiences in an exceptional manner! Experience the mysterious and lovable narrative of Orpheus in this amazing live performance. Ever since its celebrated Broadway debut in March 2019, the performance Hadestown brought to life an ancient Greek legend of ill-fated adolescent lovers and made it with dynamic melodies.
Brace yourself for a night of wondrous stories, since Hadestown is ready to go live at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Sunday 21st January 2024. Celebrated as the ‘Best Musical’ at the Tony Awards, the performance will surely enthrall you within a story that's really one-of-a-kind. Experience the stellar cast bring to life the compelling theme of this acclaimed Broadway show right in your very own hometown.
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A way to gauge of a performance's triumph is its count of Tony Awards, and the remarkable production has a good number of. Among the 14 nominations it earned for the 2019 Tony Awards, the show clinched eight victories, among them the much-coveted title of Best Musical. Moreover, the production received accolades for its enchanting music composed by David Mitchell, the insightful direction of Rachel Chavkin, the standout performance by André De Shields, the creative scenic design, the noteworthy sound design, the artful lighting design, and the creative orchestrations.
In Anais Mitchell's reimagining of a ancient Greek story, Eurydice is presented as a young woman adept in navigating on her own in a world characterized by unpredictability, even in weather conditions. On the other hand, Orpheus is a fervent singer-songwriter brimming with emotions. Upon their initial encounter, Eurydice is lured into an underworld factory, in which Hades transforms his workers into automated drones.
Orpheus embarks on a journey to retrieve her, with the assistance of his harmonious tunes and Persephone (Hades' wife), he manages to bringing her back to his residence.
The cast is efficient, comprising only 13 members, who remain on the forefront for the most of the show. The ensemble consists of 5 cast members, who lend their voices and dance in the background to heighten the vitality of the songs. Present in the cast the three Fates, who sing, converse, and interact with the characters. The full seven-piece band for "Hadestown" plays the entire show while all except the drummer are on display on stage. The central protagonists embody the deities Hades and Persephone, as well as Orpheus and his beloved Eurydice.
Entertainment Weekly showered commendations on the Broadway rendition, stating, “When it comes to tales as ancient as time, the narratives of Greek mythology rank among the best, those epic stories of gods and mortals that have been recounted for thousands of years, inspiring endless interpretations. However, there's something remarkably current and fresh about the way those stories - those ancient ballads, those poignant ballads - are unveiled in Hadestown. As it debuts on Broadway, this journey to the realm of the dead feels as though it's a completely new invention.”
Be prepared to be a part of the praised Broadway presentation of Hadestown this winter! The extravaganza is set to unfold at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Sunday 21st January 2024. Seize the opportunity to obtain your tickets immediately before they run out – being a part of this show is an occasion you will not repent!