Singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and director Rachel Chavkin reimagine the ancient tale of Orpheus and Eurydice as a timeless allegory for our world in this new musical. More…
"Hadestown" follows two intertwining love stories — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of king Hades and his wife Persephone — as it invites audiences on an epic journey to the underworld and back. Mitchell’s alluring melodies and poetic imagination pit nature against industry, faith against doubt, and love against fear.
See it if There were some great moments in the show full of emotion and any change to see Eva and Amber should be taken. Very cool set design!
Don't see it if The concept of the wall seemed a bit too of the moment if that makes sense- like the creators didn't trust the audience to make connections
See it if Two love stories entwined with an incredibly inclusive cast and music that stays with you for days.
Don't see it if Don't like stories revolving around mythology, or double love stories.
See it if You like reworking of Greek myths, wonderful music and acting, clever staging.
Don't see it if you are annoyed by a rather confused picture of Hades, and the insertion of current political points.
See it if You want to refresh your memory on Greek mythology while listening to engaging Blues and Jazz music score. Well cast and fabulous stage
Don't see it if The mix of blues, jazz, folk and indie with pop does not appeal to you.
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