Walter Kerr Theatre | New York, New York
A Tony and Grammy Award-winning theatrical musical that guides you to hell and back… HADESTOWN is ready to make its way in New York, New York to captivate audiences in an exceptional manner! Immerse yourself in the captivating and heartwarming story of Orpheus in this amazing live performance. Ever since its acclaimed Broadway debut in March 2019, the performance Hadestown brought to life an ancient Greek legend of ill-fated youthful lovers and imbued it with exciting melodies.
Prepare yourself for a night time of extraordinary narratives, as Hadestown is ready to go live at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Sunday 12th November 2023. Recognized as the ‘Best Musical’ at the Tony Awards, the show promises to enthrall you within a tale which is really unique. See the exceptional cast embody the compelling theme of this Broadway hit right in the community.
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One measure of a performance's triumph is its count of Tony Awards, and this outstanding show has several. Among 14 nominations it earned for the 2019 Tony Awards, the show clinched eight victories, including the much-coveted title of Best Musical. Moreover, the play was honored with accolades for its mesmerizing music composed by David Mitchell, the skillful direction of Rachel Chavkin, the standout performance by André De Shields, the creative scenic design, the noteworthy sound design, the expert lighting design, and the creative orchestrations.
In Anais Mitchell's reinterpretation of a ancient Greek legend, Eurydice is presented as a young woman adept in coping on her own in a world filled with unpredictability, even in climate. Meanwhile, Orpheus is a passionate singer-songwriter filled with feelings. Upon their first meeting, Eurydice is lured into an underworld factory, in which Hades transforms his workers into unthinking drones.
Orpheus embarks on a journey to retrieve her, assisted by his melodious tunes and Persephone (Hades' wife), he manages to bringing her back to his residence.
The cast is small, made up of merely 13 members, who stay put on the forefront for the majority of the show. The choir consists of five cast members, who contribute their vocals and dance in the background to heighten the vitality of the songs. Present in the cast the 3 Fates, engaging in song, dialogue, and interaction with the characters. The entire seven-piece band for "Hadestown" plays the entire show while all excluding the drummer are seen on stage. The primary figures embody 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 high, those epic stories of gods and mortals that have been recounted for thousands of years, inspiring numerous versions. However, there's something remarkably current 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 though it's a completely new invention.”
Be set to experience the highly regarded Broadway show of Hadestown this fall! The event is scheduled to take place at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Sunday 12th November 2023. Seize the opportunity to secure your tickets immediately before they are sold out – being a part of this performance is an experience you won't feel sorry!