This new Broadway musical by celebrated singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin is a love story for today…and always. Winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical. More…
"Hadestown" intertwines two mythic tales — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone — as it invites you on a hell-raising journey to the underworld and back with a story that pits industry against nature, doubt against faith, and fear against love.
See it if you like epic performances with high calibre production value. This show is the real deal.
Don't see it if you don't like shows entirely sung through. Not much dialogue.
See it if You enjoy artistic interpretations of mythology. You are a fan of New Orleans style jazz music. You want an all around enjoyable experience.
Don't see it if You are expecting a full orchestra.
See it if I appreciate creative new shows (especially musicals) coming to Broadway.
Don't see it if Unfortunately, this one is overhyped. The storyline is thin and could use more dialogue. There are a handful of good songs but mostly the
See it if you want to experience a new take on the interaction between beautiful music and mythology. Add in an enchanting cast and incredible sets.
Don't see it if you don't like to be told an absorbing musical story or have no imagination.
See it if You love creative, artistic pieces of theatre. There’s very few shows that have absorbed me like Hadestown. It’s a work of art.
Don't see it if You are looking for something more mainstream. No bells and whistles here.
See it if Amazing show. It is captivating from the moment it started. Creative, artistic, and thought provoking. Wonderful music.
Don't see it if This is not a classic feel-good musical. It will make you think so if you do not want to think, this is not for you.
See it if This is an unusal show. Story line is a bit odd, but the singing,dancing and colorful set decoration make this real fun to see.
Don't see it if The storyline on this show is a bit hard to follow, and it can be a challenge to connect the dots.
See it if You want an evening filled with amazing songs and incredible performances by some pretty wonderful performers.
Don't see it if You want a standard "by the book" musical with a happy ending and all of the bells and whistles.
See it if You love New Orleans Jazz, great dancing, acting and singing, clever inventive staging, and an emotional story.
Don't see it if You’re a total traditionalist and don’t like something new and different.
See it if An exquisite work of art. Profound and moving . Creative and innovative production on a classic tale.
Don't see it if ...You want a fluff musical. It has a dark side.
See it if Perfect show!! Amazing costumes, staging, choreography, everything. Love the blend of mythology and theatre. Definitely a must see!!
Don't see it if You want a light comedy (typical musical)
See it if You love Greek mythology with a twist, love tragic love stories, and music that makes you move.
Don't see it if You don't like musicals and dance numbers.
See it if you're into the hot ticket in town, modern take on classic theater, good jazz music... and you already know the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice
Don't see it if you don't like New Orleans style jazz, don't want to work so hard to keep from getting lost in a confusing story
See it if You like allegories, catchy music based on New Orleans jazz, Amber Grey and Patrick Page with amazing chemistry
Don't see it if You need well-developed characters.
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