Queen Elizabeth Theatre | Vancouver, British Columbia
The captivating production known as HADESTOWN has become among the most outstanding Broadway performances of the modern times. Distinguished with its unusual spin of the Greek legend, this musical explores the shadowy realms of hell and revival. It went on to secure multiple Tony Awards, such as the coveted title of ‘Best Musical,' and continues to enchant audiences to this day. Fantastic updates for all the residents of Vancouver, British Columbia – this Broadway sensation is on its way 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 live presentation. The momentous event is scheduled to unfold at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Sunday 12th November 2023. This contemporary version of the age-old Greek beginning tale will grab your heartstrings and evoke a whirlwind of emotions. With a wonderful score crafted by the creative genius Anaïs Mitchell, the musical is poised to leave an indelible mark which will stay with you forever.
Secure your seats to Hadestown immediately! This highly awaited show is a favorite among spectators spanning generations, so now, you can finally to experience it in the flesh. Don't miss out! Click ‘GET TICKETS’ to procure your admission promptly!
Anaïs Mitchell wrote the music, lyrics, and book for the production Hadestown. It recounts a modernized version of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. Eurydice, a youthful woman in need of sustenance, goes to work in a grim industrial depiction of the Greek underworld to evade poverty and freezing conditions. Her lover Orpheus, a penniless singer-songwriter, undertakes on a quest to rescue her.
In its debut Broadway unveiling, the show received 14 Tony Awards nods, securing eight coveted accolades. It attained itself the sought-after designation of ‘Best Musical,’ much to the eager fans. The presentation premiered on Broadway on April 17, 2019, receiving commendation. It was acclaimed for its direction and the exceptional performance of André De Shields. The New York Times characterized it as "exquisite" and "mesmerizing," commending its improvement from the New York Theatre Workshop version. David Rooney from The Hollywood Reporter termed it "absolutely fabulous," with a special mention of Gray and Page's superb performances.
TimeOut NY encourages its followers to enjoy the incredible interpretation of Hadestown. They expressed, “Here's my advice: Attend hell. And by hell, I'm obviously talking about Hadestown, Anaïs Mitchell's captivating and evocative new Broadway show. In essence, the show gives a new twist to the ancient Greek tale of Orpheus and Eurydice: Boy crosses paths with a girl, they fall in love, they face hardships, they go through trials, and they find themselves in the underworld—sounds like an old story, right? But it's Mitchell's contemporary version of this enduring tale—and Chavkin's—that breathe life back to this traditional narrative.”
This time is your opportunity to witness the remarkable production of Hadestown this fall! Folks from Vancouver, British Columbia, this is your chance to see or re-experience one of the best Broadway spectacles of our generation. The show's timeless tale of star-crossed affection is an essential! The melodies will echo in your minds for days following the show ends. Get ready to step into the realm of Hadestown at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Sunday November 2023! Don't hesitate—Tickets are presently available here, therefore get yours before they're gone!