Opening Tonight – Spring Awakening

Blacktown Theatre Company are proud to bring you our first production under our new banner, Spring Awakening.

Spring Awakening is a rock musical adaptation of the controversial 1892 German play of the same title by Frank Wedekind. It features music by Duncan Sheik and book and lyrics by Steven Sater.

Set in late-19th century Germany, it concerns teenagers who are discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality. The original play was banned in Germany for some time due to its frank portrayal of abortion, homosexuality, rape, child abuse and suicide.

In the musical, alternative rock is employed as part of the folk-infused rock score. Spring Awakening received eleven 2007 Tony Award nominations, winning eight, including Tonys for best musical, direction, book, score and featured actor. The show also won four Drama Desk Awards, while its London production won four Olivier Awards.

Online Bookings: http://btco.iwannaticket.com.au

Phone Bookings : John Hanna 0432 477 777

Fri 6th – 8pm

Sat 7th – 8pm

Sun 8th – 2pm

Wed 11th – 8pm

Fri 13th – 8pm

Sat 14th – 8pm

Cast:

The Boys:

Julian Luke – Melchior

John Apotsis – Moritz

Daniel Vavasour – Hanschen

Imraan Daniels – Ernst

Daniel Ojurovic – Otto

Jay Wilson – Georg

Josh Zattera – Ensemble

The Girls:

Nicole Lotters – Wendla

Laura Bradford – Ilse

Angela Hanna – Martha

Jenna Bell – Anna

Sharnee O’Donnell – Thea

Kate Simmons – Ensemble

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