Here is why we at Broadway Inbound think it's a perfect show for groups:
The music of Hadestown is truly something special. From the haunting and ethereal “Hey, Little Songbird” to the heart-wrenching ballad “Wait for Me,” the songs will stay with you long after the curtain falls. The songs give insight into each character and are relatable to everyone in the audience, whether with their themes of love, a search for a better future, regrets, or freedom.
Become a witness of two intertwining love stories - that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and the seasoned King Hades and his wife Persephone. Set against the backdrop of a post-apocalyptic world that oscillates between harsh winters and lush summers, this musical draws audiences into the mythic depths of the underworld, known as Hadestown. Orpheus embarks on a daring journey to rescue his love Eurydice from the depths of Hadestown, while Hades and Persephone grapple with their strained relationship. This compelling narrative, steeped in Greek mythology, explores all the themes close to the human heart—love, loss, desire, and the unwavering power of hope. The depth of the story, the hauntingly beautiful score, and the raw emotion portrayed on stage make Hadestown an unforgettable theatrical experience.
Hadestown is the proud recipient of eight Tony Awards®, one of the most prestigious accolades in American theatre. These awards speak to the unwavering commitment and efforts of the musical’s team both on stage and behind the scenes, giving recognition to the outstanding quality of the show's score and writing. Don't miss your chance to witness the sheer force of this musical firsthand by seeing Hadestown with a close circle of friends or bringing in your students to discover the fantastic world of Broadway.
Hadestown is the perfect musical for Broadway fans that think they have seen it all. The breathtaking score will carry you down to the dark and mysterious underworld of Hadestown. Together with its heroes and villains, you’ll experience heartbreak, pain, hope, and the life-changing power of music. If you are deciding what show to see with a group on Broadway, Hadestown is an excellent choice. This show is a true classic in the making.