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Spring Awakening (Original Broadway Production)

Members say: Absorbing, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Intense, Great singing

About the show

This original Broadway production about teenagers discovering their sexuality and the problems that come with that, won Best Musical and featured a star-studded cast including Jonathan Groff and Lea Michelle.

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Based on Frank Wedekind's play of the same name, Spring Awakening depicts a dozen young people making their way through the thrilling, complicated and mysterious time of sexual awakening.



“Spring Awakening (Original Broadway Production)” hasn't been reviewed by any Critics (yet!)

100
Thought-provoking, Profound, Relevant, Indulgent, Great writing

See it if you like nontraditional musicals, dramatic and thought provoking plots, and modern music.

Don't see it if you don't like heavy topics like sex and suicide. There's also nudity.

100
Ambitious, Delightful, Edgy, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You like rock musicals, controversial topics, romance

Don't see it if You are with young children (due to nudity in show)

100
Exquisite, Must see, Great singing, Great staging

See it if Every reason. Touch me... so many young artists, soon to be discovered (Groff, Michele, Gallagher, Astin). Duncan Sheik!

Don't see it if See it

100
Absorbing, Exquisite, Intense, Relevant, Resonant

See it if You are looking for an thoughtful beautiful experience

Don't see it if Offended by sexual content

100
Absorbing, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Relevant

See it if You want to experience a musical with edgy music a great story line.

Don't see it if You are easily offended by topics such as abortion, suicide, and sex.

100
Absorbing, Epic, Great acting, Masterful, Great staging

See it if you are curious about this musical, are comfortable about sexuality, and/or ready for a thought-provoking show.

Don't see it if you are under 18, are triggered by a staged rape scene or suicide, or do not want to see a musical about sexuality.

100
Absorbing, Intense, Profound, Romantic, Great singing

See it if You enjoy rock musicals and want to see theatre push limits.

Don't see it if You are uncomfortable with raunchy language and nudity/sex.

100
Absorbing, Ambitious, Edgy, Enchanting, Great acting

See it if you want to see stunning and engaging performances and staging

Don't see it if you want something a little more light-hearted

100
Ambitious, Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if See this show if you like something original, outstanding and marvelous

Don't see it if You're crazy.

100
Original, Absorbing, Great acting, Great singing, Great staging

See it if If you enjoy Rock Music and especially like Duncan Sheik.

Don't see it if You hate rock music and are uncomfortable with talking about sex.

100
Original, Absorbing, Edgy, Thought-provoking, Great singing

See it if saw it multiple times & loved it every single time. The music and performance stuck with me to this day.

Don't see it if you're sensitive to controversial topics.

100
Ambitious, Edgy, Intelligent, Intense, Great score

See it if this was a stunning, moving, difficult piece of theatre worthy of all its accolades. Smart, intense, dark, unforgettable.

Don't see it if Not for young kids. If you can't suspend disbelief for the incongruous modern rock numbers in a 19th century school.

100
Exquisite, Must see, Profound, Riveting, Great staging

See it if You appreciate an old story told in a new way. This show is brilliant in taking a turn-of-the-century story and weaving it into a modern one

Don't see it if You don't like cursing.

100
Clever, Great acting, Touching, Great directing, Insane lighting

See it if my beloved musical

Don't see it if you are not a fan of excellance

100
Absorbing, Enchanting, Great acting, Masterful, Great staging

See it if You like theater.

Don't see it if You lack any sense of wonder.

100
Original, Absorbing, Exquisite, Profound

See it if You want to see a unique take on a great show. The deaf west cast is amazing.

Don't see it if You are sensitive to adult themes

100
Original, Enchanting, Great acting, Masterful, Must see

See it if You want to see something truly extraordinary

Don't see it if You don't want to see a touching story

100
Clever, Enchanting, Intelligent, Intense, Refreshing

See it if You're looking for a new form of theater- the addition of Deaf West took an already amazing show and turned into something never before seen

Don't see it if You are sensitive to subject material such as rape, gun violence, suicide, etc.

100
Ambitious, Must see, Profound, Riveting, Transformative

See it if you want your heart to open up just a little bit more.

Don't see it if you don't want your heart to open up just a little bit more.

100
Ambitious, Clever, Masterful, Profound, Resonant

See it if You want a chance to see a beautiful, profound production, with clever and moving use of ASL.

Don't see it if You are a small child.

100
Absorbing, Thought-provoking, Masterful, Must see

See it if you want o hear some amazing music and a truly wonderful and heart breaking story. The sign language was breath taking. So impactful.

Don't see it if you hate seeing amazing shows

100
Clever, Edgy, Epic, Masterful, Must see

See it if It was my favorite show on broadway and I've seen many. The plot is great and I LOVED the music.

Don't see it if If you are not accepting of unconventional beliefs, but even so, it's so great!!!

100
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Intelligent, Great writing

See it if You like game-changing productions. This show is excellent. Groff, Michele, and the entire cast shine, as do the music, lyrics, and story.

Don't see it if You don't like current musicals or alt music; you prefer classical musicals or big dance numbers.

100
Ambitious, Edgy, Must see, Profound, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy modern musicals

Don't see it if You are easily upset

98
Masterful, Must see, Relevant, Resonant, Entertaining

See it if You'd enjoy a relevant and engaging story from the 1880's set to a beautiful modern score.

Don't see it if You don't like cursing and challenging themes.


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