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MAY 31

Hedwig & The Angry Inch

 

TWO NIGHTS ONLY! Brilliantly innovative, heartbreaking and wickedly funny, Hedwig and the Angry Inch is the landmark musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask that is “groundbreaking and undoubtedly ahead of its time” (Entertainment Weekly). This genre-bending, fourth-wall-smashing musical sensation, with a pulsing score and electrifying performances, tells the story of one of the most unique characters to ever hit the stage.

This is an award-winning rock musical about a fictional rock and roll band fronted by a transgender East German singer, Hedwig Robinson. The book is by John Cameron Mitchell, and the music and lyrics are by Stephen Trask. The story draws on Mitchell's life as the son of a U.S. Army Major General who once commanded the U.S. sector of occupied West Berlin. The character of Hedwig was inspired by a German divorced U.S. Army wife who was a Mitchell family babysitter and moonlighted as a prostitute at her Junction City, Kansas, trailer park home. The music is steeped in the androgynous 1970s glam rock style of David Bowie (who co-produced the Los Angeles production of the show), as well as the work of John Lennon and early punk performers Lou Reed and Iggy Pop.

This musical is rated R. Contains mature language and subject matter and may not be suitable for all audiences. It is a BYOB event and an official event of the 3rd Annual LGBTQ Gettysburg Pride. There is reserved seating. Box Office Hours: Monday-Thursday: 5-8pm OR order tickets anytime on our website.

 

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2019
  • MAY 31
  • JUN 1

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