Pre-Broadway Canadian Premiere

Hadestown

Nov 11 - Dec 3, 2017

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Hadestown

Orpheus' quest to regain the favour of his one true love, Eurydice, infused with the music of American folk and New Orleans jazz traditions. Based on the Greek myth, Hadestown is a steam-punk musical that examines the eternal struggle between art and commerce, faith and doubt, love and death.

By ANAÏS MITCHELL
Developed with and directed by RACHEL CHAVKIN

Choreographed by DAVID NEUMANN
Music Direction by LIAM ROBINSON

Set Design by RACHEL HAUCK
Costume Design by MICHAEL KRASS
Lighting Design by BRADLEY KING
Sound Design by NEVIN STEINBERG

Arrangements and Orchestrations by MICHAEL CHORNEY
Additional & Co-Arrangements & Orchestrations by
TODD SICKAFOOSE
Co-conceived by BEN T. MATCHSTICK
Dramaturgy by KEN CERNIGLIA

Produced in association with
DALE FRANZEN, MARA ISAACS, HUNTER ARNOLD, TOM KIRDAHY
WILETTE & MANNY KLAUSNER, LAURIE DAVID, BENJAMIN LOWY & ADRIAN SALPETER
and New York Theatre Workshop

Casting by STEWART/WHITLEY

Hadestown received its World Premiere at New York Theatre Workshop on 23rd May 2016, JIM NICOLA, Artistic Director, JEREMY BLOCKER, Managing Director

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Shoctor Theatre
Recommended for ages 14+
Run Time: 135 minutes, plus a 15-minute intermission

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Cast & Creative Team

  • Patrick Page
    Hades
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    Patrick Page
    Hades

    Patrick Page’s Broadway credits include Casa Valentina, A Time to Kill, Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark, How The Grinch Stole Christmas, The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, Spring Awakening, A Man For All Seasons, Cyrano De Bergerac, Julius Caesar, A Christmas Carol and The Kentucky Cycle. Off-Broadway, he appeared in Hadestown at New York Theatre Workshop, Richard II at The Public Theatre, The Duchess of Malfi at Red Bull, Rex at the York Theatre, and The Sound of Music at Carnegie Hall. He’s the recipient of The Helen Hayes Award, The Joseph Jefferson Award, The Craig Noel Award, The Princess Grace Award, The Princess Grace Statue Award, The Utah Governor’s Medal for the Arts, The Richard Seff Actor’s Equity Award, The Matador Award for Classical Theatre, and the William Shakespeare Award for Classical Theatre.

  • Amber Gray
    Persephone
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    Amber Gray
    Persephone

    Amber Gray holds an MFA in Graduate Acting from NYU. Theatre credits include Hadestown (New York Theatre Workshop); Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 (Broadway, Kazino, Ars Nova); Iphigenia in Aulis (Classic Stage Company); Oklahoma! (Bard SummerScape); An Octoroon (Theatre for a New Audience, Soho Rep, P.S.122); Taylor Mac's A 24 Decade History of Popular Music: 1900's-1950's (New York Live Arts with Under the Radar); The TEAM's Mission Drift (London's National, P.S.122's COIL, Edinburgh's Traverse); and Reverend Billy and The Church of Stop Shopping

  • T.V. Carpio
    Eurydice
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    T.V. Carpio
    Eurydice
  • Reeve Carney
    Orpheus
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    Reeve Carney
    Orpheus

    Reeve Carney is best known for the role of Dorian Gray in Showtime’s Penny Dreadful and for originating the role of Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the smash Broadway production Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark. He was last seen in FOX’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do The Time Warp Again. Film credits include Gemini, The Tempest, and Snow Falling on Cedars. Recordings include his debut solo album, Youth is Wasted and, with the group Carney, Mr. Green Vol. 1.

  • Kingsley Leggs
    Hermes
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    Kingsley Leggs
    Hermes

    Kingsley originated the roles of Mister (The Color Purple) and Curtis Jackson (Sister Act) on Broadway, where he also appeared in Miss Saigon. He’s toured with Porgy and Bess, Sister Act, Miss Saigon, Ragtime, It Ain’t Nothing but the Blues, and Forbidden Hollywood. Kingsley received LA Ovation Award nominations for his work in Ragtime and Dreamgirls. Television credits include The Americans, The Good Wife, Law & Order SVU, One Life To Live, and City of Angels. Kingsley performed with The St. Louis Symphony Pops Orchestra, and toured Germany with The Golden Gospel Singers. He holds a Bachelor of Music Degree.

  • Jewelle Blackman
    Fate
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    Jewelle Blackman
    Fate

    Jewelle Blackman is a Toronto-based actor, singer-songwriter, playwright, and violinist. Credits include Canadian casts of The Lion King, We Will Rock You, Dreamgirls, Caroline or Change, and the World Premiere of Sousatzka. Stratford credits include: TOMMY, Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, As You Like It and Fiddler on the Roof. Other credits include Once on this Island, The Wizard of Oz Workshop, and the all-female production of Man of La Mancha. Film and TV credits include: Nine Lives, Shadowhunters, Coppe, Rogue, and Shoot The Messenger.

  • Kira Guloien
    Fate
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    Kira Guloien
    Fate

    Originally from Edmonton, Kira’s overjoyed to be returning to The Citadel Theatre, where she made her professional debut at the age of 14. Kira is a Dora-nominated actress whose career spans from Toronto to Stratford to Broadway. Favourite credits include:  Sousatzka, Grey Gardens, Doctor Zhivago, Tommy, Damn Yankees, Smokey Joe's Café, Marathon of HopeJacob Two-Two, City of Angels, Queen for a Day, and Hometown. Kira has been a four-time guest artist with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and was a Top 12 finalist on CBC’s Triple Sensation. She holds a B.F.A. in Acting from Ryerson University.

  • Evangelia Kambites
    Fate
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    Evangelia Kambites
    Fate

    Evangelia Kambites is an alumna of the Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts, and holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours in Music and Drama from Queen’s University. Stage credits include Hairspray (Sterling Award), Buddy –The Buddy Holly Story, Avenue Q (Jessie Award), The Adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God (META award), I Think I'm Fallin' - The Songs of Joni Mitchell, and for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf. Television credits include Minority ReportHeroes Reborn, and Incorporated.

  • Vance Avery
    Worker
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    Vance Avery
    Worker

    Vance Avery is an actor, singer, and musician who has appeared on Broadway (Cabaret, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, and Sweet Charity in Concert). Other select theatre credits include The Black Rider, Jesus Christ Superstar, Songs for Sinners and Saints, Chicago, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Cats, Bye Bye Birdie, Baby, Kiss Me Kate, West Side Story, and Les Miserables. Television and film credits include Waiting forWaldmar, Sing, and PBS’s My Favourite Broadway: The Love Songs. Vance was a featured soloist for 12 years with Broadway Gospel Choir in Broadway Inspirational Voices.

  • Andrew Broderick
    Worker
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    Andrew Broderick
    Worker

    Andrew Broderick is an actor who has appeared on stage and television. At Stratford Festival, Andrew performed in The Greenwood Tree, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, and Pirates Of Penzance. Other select theatre credits include: Dandelions in the Wind, Fever Chart, Light Up The Sky, Rob Ford The Musical, Hairspray, City of Angels, Moby Dick: The Musical, Sweeney Todd, Alice in Wonderland, Love Train, Motown Gold, Dreamgirls, El Numero Uno, The Snow Queen, Peter and the Starcatcher, South Pacific, and The Producers. Andrew trained at Sheridan College, and was a finalist on Season 2 of Canadian Idol.

  • Tara Jackson
    Worker
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    Tara Jackson
    Worker

    Born and raised in Calgary, Tara began singing at the age of three, and has had a passion for it ever since. An honours graduate of Berklee College Of Music, Tara has performed at theaters across Western Canada, including Citadel Theatre, Mayfield Dinner Theatre, and Stage West. Favourite credits include Bittergirl, Soul Sistas, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Rumours and Dreams.

  • Hal Wesley Rogers
    Worker
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    Hal Wesley Rogers
    Worker

    Originally from Leduc, Alberta, Hal Wesley Rogers is a Vancouver-based performer who enjoys coming home to perform. The first professional show Hal ever saw was the Citadel’s production of Peter Pan, which inspired his love of theatre. It's a dream come true to be involved with this show. Along with a BFA from Simon Fraser University, he also studied in New York at Circle in the Square and Toronto at Tarragon. Edmonton credits: Hairspray, Hair, and Jesus Christ Superstar. Vancouver: Dreamgirls, Best Laid Plans: A Musical, A Charlie Brown Christmas, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Rocky Horror Show, Rent, and Fame.

  • Rachel Chavkin
    Director
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    Rachel Chavkin
    Director
  • Rachel Hauk
    Set Designer
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    Rachel Hauk
    Set Designer
  • Michael Krass
    Costume Designer
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    Michael Krass
    Costume Designer
  • Bradley King
    Lighting Designer
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    Bradley King
    Lighting Designer
  • Liam Robinson
    Music Director
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    Liam Robinson
    Music Director
  • Anaïs Mitchell
    Composer
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    Anaïs Mitchell
    Composer
  • David Neumann
    Choreographer
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    David Neumann
    Choreographer
  • Karthy Chin
    Assistant Director
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    Karthy Chin
    Assistant Director
  • Nathan Koci
    Associate Music Director
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    Nathan Koci
    Associate Music Director
  • Ainsley Hillyard
    Assistant Choreographer
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    Ainsley Hillyard
    Assistant Choreographer
  • Ken Cerniglia
    Dramaturg
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    Ken Cerniglia
    Dramaturg
  • Lisa Russell
    Stage Manager
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    Lisa Russell
    Stage Manager
  • Sang-Sang Lee
    Assistant Stage Manager
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    Sang-Sang Lee
    Assistant Stage Manager
  • Lore Green
    Apprentice Stage Manager
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    Lore Green
    Apprentice Stage Manager

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Runs Nov 11 - Dec 3, 2017
Venue Shoctor Theatre
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