Queen Elizabeth Theatre | Vancouver, British Columbia
The captivating production known as HADESTOWN has evolved into one of the remarkable Broadway productions of the modern times. Distinguished with its distinctive approach of the Greek myth, this performance explores the shadowy realms of the underworld and revival. It went on to earn multiple Tony Awards, such as the coveted title of ‘Best Musical,' and still enchant audiences to this day. Exciting tidings for all the residents of Vancouver, British Columbia – this Broadway sensation is making its journey to your doorstep!
Brace yourself to witness the mesmerizing narrative of the ill-fated young lovers, Orpheus and Eurydice, play out in front of your gaze during this on-stage show. The momentous event is scheduled to unfold at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Thursday 9th November 2023. This contemporary version of the age-old Greek origin tale will grab your heartstrings and evoke an array of feelings. With a wonderful score created by the genius Anaïs Mitchell, the musical is poised to create a lasting memory which will stay with you for a lifetime.
Secure your tickets to Hadestown right away! This highly awaited show is a favorite among people from various age groups, and now, you finally have the chance to witness it up close. Don't let this opportunity pass! Click ‘GET TICKETS’ to snatch up your entrance promptly!
Anaïs Mitchell wrote the composition, verses, and narrative for the show Hadestown. It tells a retold version of the ancient myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. Eurydice, a young girl struggling with hunger, goes to work in a grim industrial representation of the Greek underworld to escape poverty and freezing conditions. Her paramour Orpheus, a penniless singer-songwriter, undertakes on a journey to reclaim her.
Upon its initial Broadway presentation, the musical garnered 14 Tony Awards nods, winning eight prestigious awards. It attained itself the desired designation of ‘Best Musical,’ much to the enthusiastic fans. The spectacle premiered on Broadway on April 17, 2019, receiving accolades. It was acclaimed for its direction and André De Shields' outstanding portrayal in André De Shields. The New York Times described it as "exquisite" and "mesmerizing," extolling its improvement from the New York Theatre Workshop version. David Rooney from The Hollywood Reporter stated it "absolutely fabulous," specially commending Gray and Page's exceptional performances.
TimeOut NY encourages its readers to enjoy the incredible performance of Hadestown. They shared, “Here's my advice: Attend hell. And by hell, I'm obviously talking about Hadestown, Anaïs Mitchell's captivating and passionate new Broadway performance. In essence, the production reinterprets the classic Greek tale of Orpheus and Eurydice: A lad encounters a girl, they fall in love, they face hardships, they go through trials, and they find themselves in the underworld—sounds similar to an old tale, right? But it's Mitchell's contemporary version of this timeless tale—and Chavkin's—that infuse life back to this classic narrative.”
This is your moment to be part of the remarkable production of Hadestown this fall! Residents of Vancouver, British Columbia, here's your chance to see or re-experience one the finest musical shows of this generation. The timeless tale of star-crossed romance is an essential! The melodies will linger in your minds long after the curtain falls. Brace yourselves to enter the domain of Hadestown at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Thursday November 2023! Act without delay—Tickets are presently on sale here, thus seize yours before they're sold out!