Photo Flash: SPRING AWAKENING in Melbourne - First Look!
On January 27, Spring Awakening will made its Melbourne debut at the National Theatre. Robert Coates directs the production. Below is BroadwayWorld.com's first look at the production photos!
SPRING AWAKENING swept the 2007 Tony Awards® winning eight out of its eleven nominations, including Best Musical, Best Director Michael Mayer, Best Book Steven Sater, Best Choreography Bill T. Jones, Best Orchestrations Duncan Sheik, Best Lighting Design Kevin Adams, Best Featured Actor John Gallagher Jr..
Based on the infamous 1891 Frank Wedekind play, SPRING AWAKENING features an electrifying score by Duncan Sheik, book and lyrics Steven Sater, direction by Michael Mayer and choreography by the award-winning Bill T. Jones.
SPRING AWAKENING opened on Broadway on December 10, 2006 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, following its world premiere at the Atlantic Theatre Co. The original cast recording of SPRING AWAKENING won the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album. Hailed as the "Best Musical of the Year" by the NY Drama Critics Circle, the Drama Desk, the Outer Critics Circle and the Tony Awards®, SPRING AWAKENING emerged as the most talked about new musical on Broadway.
For more information, visit: www.springawakening.net.au.
Photo Credit: Matt Deller
Aleksa Kurbalija and the Spring Awakening Company