Walter Kerr Theatre | New York, New York
A Tony and Grammy Award-winning stage musical that guides you to a journey through the underworld and back… HADESTOWN is ready to come in New York, New York to fascinate audiences in an exceptional manner! Experience the mysterious and endearing narrative of Orpheus in this spectacular stage show. Ever since its celebrated Broadway debut in March 2019, the show Hadestown transformed an ancient Greek legend about ill-fated adolescent lovers and made it with vibrant melodies.
Get ready for an evening of extraordinary stories, because Hadestown is set to take the stage at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Friday 3rd November 2023. Recognized as the ‘Best Musical’ at the Tony Awards, the production is sure to engage you within a tale which is genuinely one-of-a-kind. See the exceptional cast bring to life the powerful theme of this Broadway hit right in your very own hometown.
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One measure of a performance's triumph is its haul of Tony Awards, and this outstanding show has quite a few. Out of 14 nominations it received for the 2019 Tony Awards, the show clinched eight victories, including the much-coveted title of Best Musical. Additionally, the production received accolades for its captivating music composed by David Mitchell, the insightful direction of Rachel Chavkin, the standout performance by André De Shields, the creative scenic design, the impressive sound design, the masterful lighting design, and the skillful orchestrations.
In Anais Mitchell's reimagining of a Greek story, Eurydice is shown as a young woman well-versed in surviving on her own in a world where unpredictability, even in climate. Conversely, Orpheus is a ardent singer-songwriter filled with feelings. After their first meeting, Eurydice is lured into an underworld factory, where Hades transforms his workers into mindless drones.
Orpheus embarks on a journey to retrieve her, with the assistance of his harmonious tunes and Persephone (Hades' wife), he achieves bringing her back to his dwelling.
The cast is compact, consisting of just 13 members, who stay put on the stage for the most of the show. The choir consists of 5 cast members, who provide their singing and dancing in the background to heighten the vitality of the songs. Included among the actors the 3 Fates, combining singing, conversation, and interaction with the characters. The full seven-piece band for "Hadestown" performs the entire production while all except the drummer are seen on stage. The main characters include the deities Hades and Persephone, as well as Orpheus and his beloved Eurydice.
Entertainment Weekly showered commendations on the Broadway rendition, commenting, “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 numerous versions. However, there's something remarkably modern and fresh about the manner in which those stories - those ancient ballads, those poignant ballads - are delivered in Hadestown. As it debuts on Broadway, this voyage to the underworld feels as if it were a novel creation.”
Be set to witness the highly regarded Broadway performance of Hadestown this fall! The spectacle is set to unfold at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Friday 3rd November 2023. Grab the chance to procure your tickets without delay before they disappear – being a part of this performance is an experience you won't repent!