Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik
Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
Directed by Anna Skidis Vargas
Winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood as a group of young people struggle with questions of morality, sexuality and self-identity. Set to a punk rock score, this groundbreaking musical personifies the struggles of growing up and finding your own unique voice.
Spring Awakening tells a story of adolescent love, the trials of puberty and the friendships built in the face of an uncomprehending world. Inspired by Frank Wedekind's once-banned and still provocative German play from 1891, Spring Awakening holds up a mirror to our own time and has established itself as a must-see musical of a new generation.
Preview: November 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Opening: November 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Additional Performances: November 8, 12–16, 19–23 at 7:30 p.m. and November 10, 16–17, 23–24 at 2:00 p.m.
Spring Awakening is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre Internation (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI, 423 West 55th Street, New York, NY 10019.