Based on the Play by Frank Wedekind Directed by Stuart Wood
Spring Awakening is based on Frank Wedekind’s groundbreaking and controversial play (once banned in Germany) this brilliant rock score and searingly emotional book take the story of sexual awakening, youth revolt, and self-discovery into a new century.
It’s 1891, and grown-ups hold all the cards. With only each other for guidance, this group of young men and women travel the fraught and rocky path of adolescence. An electric, vibrant celebration of youth and rebellion, Spring Awakening fuses issues of morality, sexuality, and conformity into a story that packs a powerful emotional punch.
This is the final production by current students on the boomsatsuma Professional Acting Diploma. The course offers young people aged 16 – 19, who are serious about entering the performing arts industry, the highest quality training taught by industry professionals with a drama school curriculum and experience.
Music by Duncan Sheik, Book and Lyrics by Steven Slater, Based on the Play by Frank Wedekind, Directed by Stuart Wood, Choreographer – Cameron Carver, Designer – Alex Berry, Lighting & Video – Will Monks, Sound – Ric De Mowbray, Musical Director – Ian Vince Gatt