PHOTO SPECIAL: "Hold On To Each Other!" Looking Back at Hedwig's Humble Off-Broadway Origins at the Jane Street Theatre
28 Jun 2014
Everyone's favorite East German transgender rocker is back on the New York stage! As Neil Patrick Harris continues to thrill audiences nightly at the Belasco Theatre, we look back to Hedwig's humble beginnings at Off-Broadway's Jane Street Theatre.
The dramatic musical comedy began Off-Off-Broadway at Westbeth and then ran over two years at the Jane Street Theatre beginning in February 1998. Hedwig and the Angry Inch won the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Musical, and both John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask won Obies. Hedwig and the Angry Inch won a 1998 New York Magazine Award and Entertainment Weekly's "Soundtrack of the Year" Award.
Belasco Theatre Box Office is located at 111 West 44th Street. Tickets are also available by calling (212) 239-6200 or visiting Telecharge.com.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.