MusicalOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Apr 17, 2019
Closing Date
Currently Running
1st Preview
Mar 22, 2019
1st Preview
Mar 22, 2019
Previews
27
Performances (as of Jul 14, 2019)
101
MusicalOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Current
Walter Kerr Theatre
(Apr 17, 2019 - Present)

Media
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'Hadestown' received its World Premiere on May 23, 2016 at the New York Theatre Workshop; 'Hadestown' received its Canadian Premiere on November 16, 2017 at the The Citadel Theatre; 'Hadestown' received its UK Premiere on November 13, 2018 at The National Theatre; Additional development by New York Stage and Film Company and The Ground Floor at Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Book by Anaïs Mitchell; Music by Anaïs Mitchell; Lyrics by Anaïs Mitchell; Co-conceived by Ben t. Matchstick; Music orchestrated by Michael Chorney and Todd Sickafoose; Music arranged by Michael Chorney and Todd Sickafoose; Vocal arrangements by Liam Robinson; Musical Director: Liam Robinson; Associate Musical Dir.: Cody Owen Stine
Directed by Rachel Chavkin; Developed with Rachel Chavkin; Choreographed by David Neumann; Associate Director: Tamilla Woodard; Associate Choreographer: Katie Rose McLaughlin
Scenic Design by Rachel Hauck; Costume Design by Michael Krass; Lighting Design by Bradley King; Sound Design by Nevin Steinberg and Jessica Paz; Associate Scenic Design: Meredith B. Ries; Associate Costume Design: Heather Lockard; Associate Lighting Design: John Viesta; Associate Sound Design: Alex Swann; Assistant Scenic Design: Jessica Bonaventure, Susannah Hyde, Ryan Howell and Lawrence E. Moten III; Assistant Costume Design: Brooke Henderson; Assistant Lighting Design: Alex Mannix; Assistant Sound Design: Connor Wang; Moving Light Programmer: Bridget Chervenka
General Manager: RCI Theatricals; Company Manager: Kimberly Kelley; Assistant Co. Mgr: Andrew Hartman
Technical Supervisor: Hudson Theatrical Associates; Production Stage Manager: Beverly Jenkins; Stage Manager: Paul J. Smith; Assistant Stage Mgr: Cherie B. Tay
Musical Coordinator: David Lai; Conducted by Liam Robinson; Piano/Accordion: Liam Robinson; Violin: Dana Lyn; Cello: Marika Hughes; Guitar: Michael Chorney; Trombone/Glockenspiel: Brian Drye; Double Bass: Robinson Morse; Drums/Percussion: Ben Perowsky; Music Copyist: Jon Gingell
Special Effects Consultant: Jeremy Chernick
Casting: Stewart/Whitley; Press Representative: DKC/O&M; Advertising/Marketing: SPOTCo, Inc.; Social Media: Marathon Digital; Dramaturg: Ken Cerniglia; Dance Captain: T. Oliver Reid; Photographer: Matthew Murphy
Orpheus
Persephone
Eurydice
Hades
Jewelle Blackman
Broadway debut
Fate
Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer
Broadway debut
Fate
Workers Chorus
Workers Chorus
John Krause
Broadway debut
Workers Chorus
Workers Chorus
Workers Chorus
Understudies: Afra Hines (Persephone), Timothy Hughes (Hades), John Krause (Orpheus), Kimberly Marable (Persephone, Fate), T. Oliver Reid (Hades, Hermes), Jessie Shelton (Eurydice, Fate), Ahmad Simmons (Orpheus, Hermes) and Khaila Wilcoxon (Eurydice, Fate)
music by Anaïs Mitchell; lyrics by Anaïs Mitchell
Act 1
Sung By
Road to Hell
Hermes and Company
Any Way the Wind Blows
Eurydice and Fates
Come Home with Me
Orpheus, Eurydice, Hermes and Workers
Wedding Song
Orpheus, Eurydice and Workers
Epic I
Orpheus and Hermes
Livin' It Up On Top
Persephone, Hermes, Orpheus and Company
All I've Ever Known
Eurydice and Orpheus
Way Down Hadestown
Company
A Gathering Storm
Hermes, Orpheus, Eurydice and Fates
Epic II
Orpheus
Chant
Company
Hey, Little Songbird
Hades and Eurydice
When the Chips Are Down
Fates and Eurydice
Gone, I'm Gone
Eurydice and Fates
Wait For Me
Hermes, Orpheus, Fates and Workers
Why We Build the Wall
Hades and Company
Act 2
Sung By
Our Lady of the Underground
Persephone
Way Down Hadestown (Reprise)
Hermes, Fates, Eurydice and Workers
Flowers
Eurydice
Come Home with Me (Reprise)
Orpheus and Eurydice
Papers
Hades and Company
Nothing Changes
Fates
If It's True
Orpheus, Hermes and Workers
How Long?
Persephone and Hades
Chant (Reprise)
Company
Epic III
Orpheus and Company
Promises
Eurydice and Orpheus
Word to the Wise
Fates
His Kiss, The Riot
Hades
Wait For Me (Reprise)
Hermes and Company
Doubt Comes In
Orpheus, Eurydice, Fates and Workers
Road to Hell (Reprise)
Hermes and Company

Tony Award®

 

Best Book of a Musical

2019 Nominee
Book by Anaïs Mitchell

Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

2019 Winner
Music by Anaïs Mitchell
Lyrics by Anaïs Mitchell
 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

2019 Nominee
Eva Noblezada

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical

2019 Winner
André De Shields
 

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical

2019 Nominee
Patrick Page
 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

2019 Nominee
Amber Gray
 

Best Choreography

2019 Nominee
Choreographed by David Neumann

Best Direction of a Musical

2019 Winner
Directed by Rachel Chavkin

Best Orchestrations

2019 Winner
Music orchestrated by Michael Chorney and Todd Sickafoose

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

2019 Winner
Scenic Design by Rachel Hauck
 

Best Costume Design of a Musical

2019 Nominee
Costume Design by Michael Krass

Best Lighting Design of a Musical

2019 Winner
Lighting Design by Bradley King

Best Sound Design of a Musical

2019 Winner
Sound Design by Nevin Steinberg and Jessica Paz

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

2019 Winner
André De Shields
 

LaDuca Award for Outstanding Choreography

2019 Nominee
Choreographed by David Neumann

Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical

2019 Winner
Sound Design by Nevin Steinberg and Jessica Paz
 

Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical

2019 Nominee
Costume Design by Michael Krass

Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical

2019 Winner
Lighting Design by Bradley King
 

Hudson Scenic Award for Set Design for a Musical

2019 Nominee
Scenic Design by Rachel Hauck

Outstanding Director of a Musical

2019 Winner
Directed by Rachel Chavkin
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