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Spring Awakening

February 3, 2012 8:00PM  to  March 4, 2012 5:30PM


  • Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater
  • Music by Duncan Sheik
  • Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
  • Directed by Victoria Bussert
  • With Baldwin-Wallace College Music Theatre Program

Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Spring Awakening is a rock musical adaptation of the controversial 19th century German play that explores with poignancy and passion the turbulent journey from adolescence to adulthood. Follow this group of teenagers on their passage as they navigate self-discovery and coming-of-age anxiety in a powerful celebration of youth and rebellion. This landmark musical is an exhilarating mix of morality, sexuality, and rock & roll. Mature content: Adult themes, language and brief nudity.      

Who's Who in the Company     

Photo: Kathy Sandham

Reviewers are raving about SPRING AWAKENING at Beck Center!     

“Powerful, thoughtful and atypical take on teen angst…gut-wrenchingly honest, raw and real” ~ Plain Dealer     

 "A throbbing, pulsating jewel of theatrical passion… performers display a raw vulnerability that wasn’t as well expressed in the touring Broadway production…as polished and sure-footed as any in recent memory." ~ Scene     

"A powerful coming-of-age production...truly an ensemble production as every cast member shines in this production...explosive and raw" ~ Sun News     

"An emotionally stirring, relevant, and well staged production.  This is not a should see, it’s a must see presentation.  Bravo!  Bravo!  Bravo!" ~ The Times  

Tickets are selling fast. Reserve your seats today before it sells out! 

Photo: Ben Meadors Photography

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