Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts | Jacksonville, Florida
The captivating production known as HADESTOWN has evolved into among the remarkable Broadway productions of the current era. Standing out with its unique approach of the Greek tale, this musical dives into the darker realms of hell and revival. It went on to win multiple Tony Awards, including the coveted title of ‘Best Musical,' and keeps on enchant audiences currently. Fantastic updates for all the residents of Jacksonville, Florida – the much-celebrated Broadway sensation is making its journey to your city!
Brace yourself to behold the captivating narrative of the ill-fated young lovers, Orpheus and Eurydice, play out right in front of you during this live show. The epoch-making event is scheduled to take place at the Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday 8th February 2024. This contemporary reimagining of the age-old Greek beginning tale will seize your heartstrings and evoke an array of feelings. With a fantastic score created by the brilliance Anaïs Mitchell, the musical is positioned to create a lasting memory that's going to stay with you forever.
Claim your seats to Hadestown immediately! This eagerly anticipated show is a favorite for people from various age groups, so now, you can finally to enjoy it live and in person. Don't pass up on this chance! Click ‘GET TICKETS’ to snatch up your entrance immediately!
An indicator of a performance's triumph is its count of Tony Awards, and the remarkable production has several. Out of the 14 nominations it got for the 2019 Tony Awards, the show clinched eight victories, among them the much-coveted title of Best Musical. Additionally, the production was honored with accolades for its mesmerizing music composed by David Mitchell, the masterful direction of Rachel Chavkin, the standout performance by André De Shields, the creative scenic design, the striking sound design, the masterful lighting design, and the creative orchestrations.
In Anais Mitchell's reimagining of a ancient Greek story, Eurydice is presented as a young woman well-versed in coping on her own in a world where unpredictability, even in climate. Meanwhile, Orpheus is a fervent singer-songwriter filled with feelings. Upon their initial encounter, Eurydice is lured into an underworld factory, in which Hades transforms his workers into unthinking drones.
Orpheus embarks on a journey to retrieve her, with the assistance of his musical tunes and Persephone (Hades' wife), he succeeds in bringing her back to his abode.
The cast is efficient, consisting of just 13 members, who stay put on the stage for the bulk of the show. The choir consists of five cast members, who lend their voices and dance in the background to enhance the vitality of the songs. Included among the actors the 3 Fates, combining singing, conversation, and interaction with the characters. The complete seven-piece band for "Hadestown" plays the entire show while all except the drummer are seen on stage. The central protagonists encompass the deities Hades and Persephone, as well as Orpheus and his beloved Eurydice.
Entertainment Weekly showered commendations on the Broadway rendition, stating, “When it comes to tales as ancient as time, the narratives of Greek mythology rank at the top, those epic stories of gods and mortals that have been recounted for millennia, inspiring endless interpretations. However, there's something remarkably contemporary and fresh about the method those stories - those ancient ballads, those poignant ballads - are unveiled in Hadestown. As it premieres on Broadway, this voyage to the realm of the dead feels as though it's a completely new invention.”
Be ready to be a part of the acclaimed Broadway show of Hadestown this winter! The spectacle is scheduled to take place at the Moran Theater At Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday 8th February 2024. Don't miss out to procure your tickets right away before they run out – coming to see this production is an event you won't regret!