Original Broadway Production & West End Production

Hadestown is the acclaimed musical that follows two intertwining love stories — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone — as it invites audiences on a hell-raising journey to the underworld and back. Winner of eight Tony Awards®, including Best Musical.

Get TicketsGet Tickets

"...as good as it gets"

— Jesse Green
The New York Times (Critic's Pick)

"...'Hadestown' is exciting, compelling and beautiful"

— Matt Windman

"...a bewitching journey that pays off at every turn"

— David Rooney
The Hollywood Reporter

"...Mitchell and director Rachel Chavkin, who helped develop the piece, have done a wonderful thing..."

— Timothy Treanor

"...it’s the love in Mitchell’s music that will send audiences on their way home singing"

— André Hereford

"...a bluesy, snazzy-looking tribute to the enduring power of ancient tales"

— Peter Marks
The Washington Post
Now Playing
Walter Kerr Theatre
First Preview: 
March 21, 2019
Opening Date: 
April 16, 2019
Closing Date: 
 (Limited Run)
Get TicketsGet TicketsLearn More
Now Playing
Lyric Theatre
First Preview: 
February 10, 2024
Opening Date: 
February 21, 2024
Closing Date: 
 (Limited Run)
Get TicketsGet Tickets