Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik
Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
Directed by Chris Brindley
Musical Direction by Bethany Aiken
Choreography by Emily Craver
2019 Night Show Mainstage
An angsty rock musical adaptation of the seminal play about the trials and tribulations of growing up.
The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, told by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater through what Entertainment Weekly called, “the most gorgeous Broadway score this decade,” Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a poignancy and passion that is illuminating and unforgettable. The landmark musical is an electrifying fusion of morality, sexuality and rock and roll that is exhilarating audiences across the nation like no other musical in years.
It is Germany, 1891, a world where the grown-ups hold all the cards. Join this group of late nineteenth century German students on their passage as the navigate teenage self-discovery and coming of age anxiety in a powerful celebration of youth and rebellion in the daring, remarkable Spring Awakening.
FOR MATURE AUDIENCES
This production contains sexual violence, adult language, depictions of abuse, and suicide.
Produced through special arrangements with Music Theatre International.