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    Spring Awakening
    By Duncan Sheik, Steven Sater

    20:30, Wed 4th October 2017 - Sun 8th October 2017 at Sadler's Wells Theatre
    Michaelmas Week 0 to Week 1

    Spring Awakening is a rock musical with music by Duncan Sheik and a book and lyrics by Steven Sater. It is based on the controversial German play Spring Awakening by Frank Wedekind which was banned in Germany for some time due to its frank portrayal of abortion, homosexuality, rape, child abuse and suicide. Set in late-19th century Germany, the musical tells the story of teenagers discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality. In the musical, alternative rock is employed as part of the folk-infused rock score.
    Following its conception in the late 1990s and various workshops, concerts, rewrites and its Off-Broadway debut, the original Broadway production of Spring Awakening opened at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre on December 10, 2006. Its cast included Jonathan Groff, Lea Michele and John Gallagher, Jr. whilst its creative team embodied director Michael Mayer and choreographer Bill T. Jones. The original Broadway production won 8 Tony Awards, including Tonys for Best Musical, Direction, Book, Score and Featured Actor. The production also garnered 4 Drama Desk Awards whilst its original cast album received a Grammy Award.
    The success of the Broadway production has spawned several other productions worldwide, including various US productions, a short West End production that won 4 Laurence Olivier Awards including Best Musical, and a series of international productions.

    Get involved with Spring Awakening:

    Auditions are being held at the times below – more details

    • Sun 24th Feb, 12:15 - 15:15, Random Location 7

    We are looking for: Master Carpenter, Production Manager and Lighting Designer – more details

    Cast

    Moritz Stiefel -
    Melchior Gabor -
    Hanschen -
    Wendla Bergmann -
    Frau Bergmann -
    Fanny Gabor -
    Herr Stiefel -
    Herr Gabor -
    Fräulein Grossenbustenhalter -
    Herr Rilow -

    Band

    Production Team

    Director -
    Producer -
    Technical Director -
    Lighting Designer -
    Publicity Designer -