Hedwig and the angry inch broadway

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hedwig and the angry inch broadway

Hedwig and the Angry Inch: Complete Text & Lyrics to the Smash Rock Musical – Broadway Edition by John Cameron Mitchell

“Hedwig and the Angry Inch” is a play that needs to be seen to be appreciated. I have never seen it in performance, but after listening to, and liking, the recent Broadway cast album I decided I needed to know the story and what the heck was going on.
The lyrics and songs work well as standalone pieces of rock music, but if you read the text of the script you will see that there is a narrative that they integrate into. To be honest, I will have to read this piece again before I would be able to give any coherent answer to what I think it is “trying to say”, and maybe even then it needs a director’s vision and performance to actualize. I am not sure.
The text is surprisingly moving, and as one reads you cannot help but think of the mask that each and every one of us wear every day in order to protect ourselves as we try to reach what we want, love and acceptance.
“Hedwig and the Angry Inch” is a quick read. It has a unique and intriguing premise, and it helped me to appreciate the music even more.
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Published 19.12.2018

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Hedwig and the Angry Inch premiered Off-Broadway at the Jane Street Theatre on February 14, , and closed on April 9,
John Cameron Mitchell

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Talk about finding your other half. It's Hedwig history in the making! Direct from Broadway. I've watched so many Hedwigs come and go. And now getting that opportunity, I'm humbled, anxious and excited. It was always yes.

Browse more shows you may also be interested in. Photo Op. Ask a Star Video. As the show begins, Hedwig is performing in concert and recounting her life story: childhood abuse, a disastrous marriage to an American soldier and, after being plunked down alone in Kansas, a doomed romantic and songwriting partnership with a Christian teen who becomes a rock star. Hedwig remains obsessed with this former love, Tommy Gnosis, and follows him on the road, accompanied by her loyal new husband, Yitzhak.

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about the show

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., The musical follows Hedwig Robinson, a genderqueer East German singer of a fictional rock and roll band. The story draws on Mitchell's life as the son of a U.

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4 COMMENTS

  1. Neycuunameh1989 says:

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a spectacular rock musical starring a male to female transsexual who has undergone a botched sex change operation.

  2. Audrey S. says:

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch

  3. Roland C. says:

    At which point, her flunky Yitzhak Lena Hall, adoration pooling out of her eyes provides some deadpan background on the Berlin Wall.

  4. Laurent O. says:

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch Broadway @ Belasco Theatre - Tickets and Discounts | Playbill

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