Photo Flash: Beck Center for the Arts' SPRING AWAKENING
In collaboration with Baldwin-Wallace College Music Theatre Program, the Beck Center for the Arts presents the Tony Award-winning rock musical, Spring Awakening, February 3 through March 4, 2012 on the Mackey Main Stage. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are now on sale.Based on the controversial 19th century German play by Frank Wedekind, Spring Awakening explores with passion and poignancy the turbulent journey from adolescence to adulthood. This landmark musical swept the 2007 Tony Awards winning eight out of its eleven nominations, including Best Musical and Best Score. Spring Awakening is an exhilarating mix of morality, sexuality, and rock & roll including hard-hitting songs like "Momma Who Bore Me," "My Junk," and "The B**** of Living."This production includes adult language and nudity and is recommended for mature audiences ages 17 and older.Tickets are $28 for adults and $25 for seniors (65 and older). An additional $3 service fee per ticket is applied at the time of purchase. A special discount rate of $15 is available to students with valid I.D. (use promo code "MAMA"). Group discounts are available for parties of four or more. Purchase tickets online at www.beckcenter.org or call Customer Service at 216.521.2540, x10. Beck Center is located at 17801 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood, just ten minutes west of downtown Cleveland. Free onsite parking.This production of Spring Awakening is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI) and is sponsored by Cuyahoga Arts and Culture and the Ohio Arts Council.
Photo Credit: Ben Meadors Photography
Chris Cowan (Ernst), Zach Adkins (Melchior), James Penca (Moritz), and Nick Varricchio (Hanschen)
Emily Witte (Anna), Clare Howes Eisentrout (Martha), Kyra Kennedy (Wendla), Andrea Leach (Ilse), and Rachel Brawley (Thea)
Zach Adkins (Melchior) and Kyra Kennedy (Wendla)