Walter Kerr Theatre | New York, New York
HADESTOWN has evolved into an example of the exceptional Broadway productions of the 21st century. Distinguished with its distinctive approach of the Greek tale, this performance explores the darker realms of hell and resurrection. It continued to secure multiple Tony Awards, including the coveted title of ‘Best Musical,' and continues to captivate audiences even now. Fantastic updates for all the residents of New York, New York – this Broadway sensation is on its way to your doorstep!
Prepare to behold the mesmerizing narrative of the ill-fated young lovers, Orpheus and Eurydice, unfold in front of your gaze during this live presentation. The momentous event is scheduled to take place at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Sunday 29th October 2023. This contemporary interpretation of the age-old Greek genesis tale will seize your heartstrings and evoke a whirlwind of emotions. With a wonderful score created by the genius Anaïs Mitchell, the musical is positioned to make an unforgettable impression that will stay with you forever.
Secure your seats to Hadestown without delay! This eagerly anticipated show is a favorite with people from various age groups, so now, you can finally to witness it live and in person. Don't miss out! Click ‘GET TICKETS’ to acquire your entrance right away!
Composer and lyricist Anaïs Mitchell wrote the music, lyrics, and book for the show Hadestown. It recounts a retold version of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. Eurydice, a young girl in need of sustenance, sets out to work in a bleak industrial representation of the Greek underworld to evade poverty and chill temperatures. Her paramour Orpheus, a destitute singer-songwriter, sets off on a mission to save her.
Upon its initial Broadway launch, the show received 14 Tony Awards nominations, winning eight coveted accolades. It achieved itself the coveted title of ‘Best Musical,’ much to the enthusiastic fans. The presentation premiered on Broadway on April 17, 2019, gaining commendation. It was applauded for its direction and André De Shields' outstanding portrayal in André De Shields. The New York Times described it as "exquisite" and "mesmerizing," commending its improvement over the New York Theatre Workshop version. David Rooney from The Hollywood Reporter stated it "absolutely fabulous," with a special mention of Gray and Page's excellent performances.
TimeOut NY encourages its followers to witness the marvelous interpretation of Hadestown. They shared, “Here's my advice: Experience hell. And by hell, I mean Hadestown, Anaïs Mitchell's engaging and evocative new Broadway show. Essentially, the show gives a new twist to the age-old Greek tale of Orpheus and Eurydice: A lad encounters a girl, they fall in love, they face hardships, they go through trials, yet they find themselves in the underworld—sounds akin to a old tale, doesn't it? But it's Mitchell's modern version of this enduring tale—and Rachel Chavkin's—that brought life back into this classic narrative.”
Now your chance to be part of the remarkable performance of Hadestown this fall! Residents of New York, New York, this is your moment to watch or revisit one of the finest musical shows of our generation. The show's timeless tale of star-crossed affection is an unmissable event! The melodies will echo in your minds even after the show ends. Prepare to delve into the world of Hadestown at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Sunday October 2023! Don't wait—Tickets are now up for grabs here, therefore get yours before they're gone!