Deaf West Theatre News

STAGE TUBE: Can You Spot The Hidden Message In SPRING AWAKENING's Broadway Art?STAGE TUBE: Can You Spot The Hidden Message In SPRING AWAKENING's Broadway Art?
by Michael Dale - Aug 26, 2015

DJ Kurs, Artist Director of Deaf West Theatre, explains to hearing community playgoers how the company wanted Spring Awakening's Broadway art work to contain a message specific to the deaf community. (more...)

BWW TV: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room with the Company of SPRING AWAKENING; Plus a Performance Preview!BWW TV: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room with the Company of SPRING AWAKENING; Plus a Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 26, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed byMichael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, began rehearsals earlier this month for its big Broadway transfer. The company invited BroadwayWorld inside the rehearsal room today for a special sneak peek of 'Mama Who Bore Me,' 'The Bitch of Living,' and 'The Song of Purple Summer'. Check out performance previews and interviews with the whole team below! (more...)

Director Michael Arden Discusses Historical Context In Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENINGDirector Michael Arden Discusses Historical Context In Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING
by Michael Dale - Aug 26, 2015

'We're trying to say something about what was happening in deaf culture at the time, a very dark time in deaf history.' (more...)

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room for Broadway-Bound SPRING AWAKENING!Photo Coverage: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room for Broadway-Bound SPRING AWAKENING!
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 25, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed byMichael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, began rehearsals earlier this month for its big Broadway transfer. The company invited BroadwayWorld inside the rehearsal room today for a sepcial sneak peek of 'Mama Who Bore Me,' 'The Bitch of Living,' and 'The Song of Purple Summer'. Check out photos from the special day below! (more...)

BWW TV: Purple Summer Has Arrived! Watch the First Performance Preview from SPRING AWAKENING!BWW TV: Purple Summer Has Arrived! Watch the First Performance Preview from SPRING AWAKENING!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 25, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, began rehearsals earlier this month for its big Broadway transfer. The company invited BroadwayWorld inside the rehearsal room today for a sepcial sneak peek of 'Mama Who Bore Me,' 'The Bitch of Living,' and 'The Song of Purple Summer', and you can check it out below! (more...)

Cast Members from SPRING AWAKENING Broadway Revival Set for SPRING & SUMMER at 54 BelowCast Members from SPRING AWAKENING Broadway Revival Set for SPRING & SUMMER at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

On August 30th, several cast members from the upcoming Broadway revival of Spring Awakening will mingle with past cast members at 54 Below in 'Spring & Summer.' Katie Boeck (Voice of Wendla), Alex Boniello (Voice of Moritz), Daniel Durant (Moritz), Sandra Mae Frank (Wendla), Kathryn Gallagher (Voice of Martha), Austin McKenzie (Melchior), and Alexandra Winter (Gretl) join the previously announced Broadway & tour performers Krystina Alabado, Christy Altomare, Julie Benko, Justin Scott Brown, Amanda Castańos, Anthony Lee Medina, Ben Moss, Zach Reiner-Harris, Claire Sparks, Taylor Trensch, and Gabe Violett. (more...)

Signs of the Times- A History of SPRING AWAKENING's Deaf West Theatre on Broadway and Beyond!Signs of the Times- A History of SPRING AWAKENING's Deaf West Theatre on Broadway and Beyond!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 22, 2015

'Theatre for the deaf? On Broadway?' It's a question that many theatre fans have asked since July 7, when official word came that Deaf West Theatre's production of Spring Awakening would land on Broadway this fall. The upcoming production, which will run September 8 through January 9 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, will sound the same to fans of the 2006 Tony-winning musical, but it will be performed simultaneously in American Sign Language by a cast of 27. Wait...what? That's right- this production, which marks the first Broadway revival of the show since it closed in 2009, comes complete with ASL, and though the concept seems revolutionary, this is far from the first time that it has been done (and has worked). Let's review: (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Backstage With SPRING AWAKENING Cast At Joe's PubSTAGE TUBE: Backstage With SPRING AWAKENING Cast At Joe's Pub
by Michael Dale - Aug 21, 2015

A little teaser of members of the Deaf West Theatre Company's SPRING AWAKENING cast warming up for last night's guest appearance with New York rock gospel icon Lady J. (more...)

Go Inside SPRING AWAKENING Rehearsals with Andy Mientus!Go Inside SPRING AWAKENING Rehearsals with Andy Mientus!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

The revival of Spring Awakening started rehearsals just last week and Broadway veteran Andy Mientus is taking over the musical's Instagram account to give fans an inside look into the new production! (more...)

Up on the Marquee: SPRING AWAKENINGUp on the Marquee: SPRING AWAKENING
by Walter McBride - Aug 14, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, just began rehearsals for its Broadway transfer. The Brooks Atkinson Theatre box office will open next Monday, August 17. Check out photos of the marquee below! (more...)

SPRING AWAKENING Starts Rehearsals and Krysta Rodriguez Gives A Sneak Peek!SPRING AWAKENING Starts Rehearsals and Krysta Rodriguez Gives A Sneak Peek!
by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2015

This morning the revival of Spring Awakening started rehearsals and Broadway veteran and star Krysta Rodriquez is taking over the musicals Instagram account to give fans an inside look into the new production. (more...)

SPRING AWAKENING Starts Rehearsals and Krysta Rodriguez Gives A Sneak PeekSPRING AWAKENING Starts Rehearsals and Krysta Rodriguez Gives A Sneak Peek
by Nora Dominick - Aug 12, 2015

This morning the revival of SPRING AWAKENING started rehearsals and Broadway veteran and star Krysta Rodriquez is taking over the musicals Instagram account to give fans an inside look into the new production. (more...)

Breaking News: Camryn Manheim & Patrick Page Board Broadway Revival of SPRING AWAKENINGBreaking News: Camryn Manheim & Patrick Page Board Broadway Revival of SPRING AWAKENING
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2015

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that that Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Camryn Manheim ('The Practice,' 'Ghost Whisperer'), Drama Desk Award nominee Patrick Page (Cymbeline at Shakespeare in the Park, Casa Valentina, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark), and Theater World Award winner Russell Harvard (Tribes, 'Fargo,' There Will Be Blood), have completed the casting for Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed byMichael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff. Elizabeth Greene and Daniel Marmion also join the production as swings. (more...)

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by - Aug 4, 2015

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Breaking News: Krysta Rodriguez, Andy Mientus & 20 Broadway Newcomers Will Star in Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING RevivalBreaking News: Krysta Rodriguez, Andy Mientus & 20 Broadway Newcomers Will Star in Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING Revival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Ken Davenport, Cody Lassen, Hunter Arnold and Deaf West Theatre (Artistic Director David J. Kurs) have announced that the rebellious students from the acclaimed Deaf West production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, will transfer with the musical to Broadway. Four new swings join the Broadway company. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2015

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Ahead of Her First Broadway Bow, Meet SPRING AWAKENING's Oscar-Winning Star Marlee MatlinAhead of Her First Broadway Bow, Meet SPRING AWAKENING's Oscar-Winning Star Marlee Matlin
by Tyler Peterson - Jul 21, 2015

As BroadwayWorld first reported this morning, Oscar and Golden Globe-winning actress Marlee Matlin will make her Broadway debut this fall in the upcoming revival of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's beloved musical Spring Awakening as the 'Adult Woman'. In honor of the big news, BWW brings you a look back at some of the highlights from Matlin's career! (more...)

Oscar Winner Marlee Matlin Will Make Broadway Debut in Deaf West Theatre's SPRING AWAKENINGOscar Winner Marlee Matlin Will Make Broadway Debut in Deaf West Theatre's SPRING AWAKENING
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Academy and Golden Globe Award winner and Emmy Award nominee Marlee Matlin (Children of a Lesser God, 'The West Wing,' 'Switched at Birth') will make her Broadway debut in the upcoming production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden. (more...)

SPRING AWAKENING to Play Randolph Theatre, 7/30-8/8SPRING AWAKENING to Play Randolph Theatre, 7/30-8/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

With its contemporary folk score and soulful coming-of-age story, Spring Awakening literally rocked Broadway when it premiered nine years ago and redefined rock musicals with its provocative exploration of the journey from adolescence to adulthood. The show has been making headlines lately with the just announced return to Broadway this fall for its first-ever revival in a ground-breaking production from Deaf West Theatre. But this July, Toronto's Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts will offer its own twist on the iconic musical, under the direction of Anne-Marie Donovan and music direction of Lily Ling (music director, John and Jen, Off-Broadway Revival). Spring Awakening runs July 30 - August 8, 2015 at the Randolph Theatre, 736 Bathurst Street, Toronto. (more...)

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by - Jul 14, 2015

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