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Spring Awakening

  • based on the play by Frank Wedekind
  • directed by Damon Kiely
  • musical direction by Mark Elliott
  • 1890s Germany. Winner of eight Tony Awards, this rock musical adaptation proves that Wedekind's coming-of-age tragedy still has the power to shock. Spring Awakening pits the radiance of youth against the apathy of adulthood with a powerful rock score by Duncan Sheik.
  • Due to adult situations and content, parental supervision is recommended for ages 17 and younger.
  • September 27, 2012 - October 08, 2012
  • Previews : 9/26 & 9/27​​
  • DEPAUL'S MERLE RESKIN THEATRE
  • (312) 922-1999
  • The cast features
    Brenton Abram-Copenhaver (Otto), Jack Ball (Moritz), Cameron Benoit (Georg), David Giannini (Hanschen), Lauren Guglielmello (Ilse), Sonaz Izadi (Wendla), Joe Keery (Melchior), Clayton Louis (The Adult Men), Maureen Mizener (Thea), Louie Rinaldi (Ernst), Kelsey Ann Wacker (Martha), Alissa Walker (Anna), and Marie Weiss (The Adult Women).

    The production team includes:  choreography by Julia Neary, scenic design by Kirk V. Hughes, costume design by Lissa Lamona, lighting design by Nick Belley, sound design by Jack Hawkins, dramaturgy by Mike Doyle, stage management by Todd K. Boger

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