Part love story, part political dreamscape, Hadestown is a folk rock opera based on the Greek myth of Orpheus & Eurydice set in a post-apocalyptic Depression-era company town.
Written by Anaïs Mitchell | Developed and directed by Rachel Chavkin
Arranger/orchestrator Michael Chorney | Co-conceived by Ben t Matchstick
In six different works-in-progress during its 23rd summer residency at Dartmouth, New York Theatre Workshop proves once again it’s a crucible for America’s most daring—and successful—theater. NYTW gives Hop audiences the opportunity to preview theater that later receives rave reviews in productions in New York and beyond
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