On Sale Spring, 2021
THIS IS THE SEASON FOR DREAMING
A heart-pounding score. A heartrending story. A barrier-breaking fusion of morality, sexuality, and rock&roll. No wonder Spring Awakening has awakened audiences like no other musical in years. The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical! Based on the infamous 1891 Frank Wedekind play and featuring an original score by Grammy-nominated recording star Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater, Spring Awakening is a story of uncontrollable emotions and undeniable passions, of first loves and lasting regrets. Haunting and electrifying, the show celebrates the unforgettable journey into adulthood with a power and a poignancy that you will never forget.
Opens: April 16, 2021
Closes: April 18, 2021
Location: Streamed/Central Artstation
Music | DUNCAN SHEIK
Book & Lyrics | STEVEN SATER
Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
Schedule: On Sale March 29, 2021
FRIDAY, APRIL 16 | 7:30PM
SATURDAY, APRIL 17 | 2:00PM & 7:30PM
SUNDAY, APRIL 18 | 2:00PM
Tickets: On Sale to the Public – March 29, 2021
$20. Adults | $15. Seniors/Students | $40. Household for streaming only
Direction | JARED WATSON
Choreography | ZHAILON LEVINGSTON
Musical Direction | SETH TAYLOR
Production Design | SETH TAYLOR & JARED WATSON
Lighting Design | SAMUEL COPELAND
Costume Design | CANDY HUGGINS
Editing & Sound Design | CADE OSTERMEYER
Intimacy Director | EMILY MWAKITAWA
Fight Direction & Choreography | AIDEN POLING
“Once in a generation, if we’re lucky, an unexpected new musical comes along and changes everything. That is the thrilling achievement of Spring Awakening.” – New York Observer
“Spellbinding! A giant leap forward for the rock musical.” – Time Out NY
SPRING AWAKENING CAST
Wendla SELENA SIMMONS
Innocent. With every passing day, she grows more curious about the world around her and her changing body. Both vulnerable and a willing participant in her evolution.
Melchior CADE OSTERMEYER
A smart, headstrong boy who refuses to bow down to society’s rules. An atheist and radical student. Struggles with his intense feelings for Wendla.
Martha LEAH NANSUBUGA
A schoolgirl who faces constant physical abuse from her father. She harbors a secret crush towards Moritz.
Moritz AIDEN POLING
Melchior’s best friend, a troubled student.
Thea HANNAH WALLACE
Wendla’s best friend. A schoolgirl who tries to stay innocent and pure.
Hanschen DARION ELIE
A rather narcissistic schoolmate of Melchior’s. He is comfortable with his own sexuality and uses his looks and intelligence to captivate Ernst.
Anna ALYSSA FARMER
A German schoolgirl and Martha’s best friend. Optimistic and a bit naive, she has a difficult time understanding Martha’s trials.
Ernst FORDHAM HAMMOND
A schoolmate of Melchior’s. Naive and easily manipulated, which allows him to fall in love with Hanschen.
Ilse MADDISON GILCREASE
Martha’s sister, who was also abused and has run away from home to live in an artists’ colony.
Georg CAMREN HOHN
A clumsy schoolmate of Melchoir’s.
Otto JACKSON HOLOUBEK
A classmate of Melchior’s.
Frau Bergman ANGELIQUE FEASTER
Fraulein Knuppelldick/Frau Bessell KEZIA PIGFORD
a teacher/Martha’s mother
Faulein Grossebustenhalter COURTNEI GABRIEL
a piano teacher
Frau Gabor SUSAN KIRTON
Herr Sonnenstick/Schmidt BRIAN SMITH
the boys’ teacher
Headmast Knochenbruch/Herr Neumann JASON SHIDISKIS
Doctor Von Brausepulver/Herr Rilow JEREMY WARD
Herr Steifel LOGAN SLEDGE
Father Kaulbach JIM COWLES
Herr Gabor PATRICK KIRTON
Melitta MORGAN TATE
Greta SARAH LORD
SUPPORTED IN PART BY A GRANT FROM THE SHREVEPORT REGIONAL ARTS COUNCIL WITH FUNDS FROM THE CITY OF SHREVEPORT