“Spring Awakening” Jolts Raleigh Audiences

The national tour of "Spring Awakening" played Raleigh Memorial Auditorium on March 11 and 12 (photo by Andy Snow)

Although the original production of “Spring Awakening” swept people away and drew huge crowds, this touring production failed to deliver on the whole. The performers all had lovely voices, but their acting chops left a lot to be desired.

Tony Award® Winner “Spring Awakening” Opens in Raleigh on March 11th

The cast of the national tour of "Spring Awakening" (photo by Andy Snow)

Based on the 1891 Frank Wedekind play and winner of eight 2007 Tony Awards®, “Spring Awakening” is a landmark musical, with a stirring combination of sexuality, morality, and rock and roll that is captivating audiences across the nation like no other musical in years.