Passion and Power Drives “Jekyll & Hyde” at DPAC

Constantine Maroulis’ characterization of the familiar battles between good and evil and science and nature brought cheers from the audience at the Durham Performing Arts Center many times during Tuesday’s opening-night performance of Nederlander Presentations, Inc.’s Broadway-bound presentation of “Jekyll & Hyde,” composer Frank Wildhorn and lyricist and librettist Leslie Bricusse’s 1997 Broadway musical based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s novella.

DPAC’s Broadway-Bound Production of “Jekyll & Hyde” Stars Constantine Maroulis and Deborah Cox

Nederlander Presentations, Inc.’s Broadway-bound production of “Jekyll & Hyde,” starring Constantine Maroulis as the kindly Dr. Henry Jekyll and his murderous alter ego Mr. Edward Hyde and Deborah Cox as Red Rat songstress/prostitute Lucy Harris, will play the Durham Performing Arts Center on Jan. 8-13.