This new Broadway musical by celebrated singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin is a love story for today…and always. 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 High concept-but accessible. FANTASTIC music, performances, staging, set design. Truly engaging and surprisingly moving.
Don't see it if You don’t like thru-sung shows and are looking for a light and fluffy show. It’s edgy, but in a good way.
See it if Epic story told with great love and care; superb casting top to bottom; multiple instances of tears of joy and sorrow for audience
Don't see it if Basis of story is a self-spoiler - singer-songwriter style may not be to everyone's liking
See it if I love Greek Mythology & this was done in such a clever way. You could feel the actors went above & beyond in their performances.
Don't see it if If you didn’t like the Natasha, Pierre ...Great Comet or if you don’t like Mythology.
See it if You want to see a show with a great score and talented cast that delivers a top notch performance. Likely the 2019 Tony winner in my opinion
Don't see it if The only type of musical you like is Disney. But if you like drama, romance, story, or characters this is for you.
See it if You enjoyed the Great Comet or Hamilton since it’s a same stripped down set which makes the story the hero. Incredible singers and score
Don't see it if You want a “typical” razzle dazzle broadway show, Hadestown focuses on giving you the feels rather than the flashy
See it if you are looking for a musical that is not only entertaining while you're in the theater but makes you reflect after you leave.
Don't see it if you don't like new takes on stories that have been told for centuries.
See it if you want to be captivated and invested in a story, creative staging, great characters who are also great singers.
Don't see it if you don't like Greek myths, revolving stages, males singing at high notes.
See it if You want to see a unique creative and passionate musical with romance and amazing music, different and special - one of a kind - LOVED IT
Don't see it if You’re not into Greek mythology or jazz
See it if You want a new interpretation of an old tale. You want riveting music and innovative staging. You like top notch performances
Don't see it if Yet another revival of musicals done a billion time is your thing. You don't like Greek myths
See it if you want an innovative, creative night of music theatre that's as thought provoking as it is energizing and fun. The band is phenomenal!
Don't see it if you can't stand greek legends. The connection is minimal but definitely there. This is also a sung-through show; stay away if you dislike.
See it if You want to see one of the best things on bdwy. Stellar cast, beautiful music. Amazing in every way.
Don't see it if If you love theatre there is no reason not to see it unless you just hate musicals. Otherwise go!!!
See it if you like like big edgy loud current musicals with strong music. Not at all classical. Great performances from singing to acting to staging.
Don't see it if you'll be annoyed by Strong loud music with focus on instruments on stage. SEE IT!
See it if You want a completely original theatrical experience. Like jazz concerts. Want to see the perfect use of a revolving stage.
Don't see it if You want a traditional musical with elaborate costumes and huge flashy dance sequences.
See it if you're looking for something fresh and new on Broadway, if you enjoy intriguing staging, if you enjoy Greek mythology
Don't see it if you don't enjoy New Orleans/Cajun-inspired music
See it if You want to see excellent stagecraft complimented beautifully with gorgeous singing and acting. The whole cast is top notch.
Don't see it if You aren’t into mythology and if you don’t like a non traditional musical theatre sound.
See it if You love beautiful music, thrilling singing and dancing, imaginative staging and characters you care about. The best new musical of 2018-19.
Don't see it if You don’t like challenging and emotional theater.
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