Maria-Christina Oliveras, Nathan Lee Graham, Matthew Patrick Quinn, Hannah Whitley, Chibueze Ihuoma and More Begin Performances in The North  American Tour of HADESTOWN at The Hobby Center in Houston Tonight

The North American Tour of Hadestown welcomes new principal cast members, including Nathan Lee Graham (Priscilla Queen of the Desert) as Hermes, Maria-Christina Oliveras (Amélie, Here Lies Love, Kiss My Aztec!, Pretty Filthy) as Persephone, Matthew Patrick Quinn as Hades, and Hannah Whitley as Eurydice tonight at The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston, TX, with performances continuing through October 9.  Chibueze Ihuoma, who launched the tour … Continue reading Maria-Christina Oliveras, Nathan Lee Graham, Matthew Patrick Quinn, Hannah Whitley, Chibueze Ihuoma and More Begin Performances in The North  American Tour of HADESTOWN at The Hobby Center in Houston Tonight

Maria-Christina Oliveras to Star as Persephone in Extended North American Tour of HADESTOWN alongside Nathan Lee Graham, Matthew Patrick Quinn, Hannah Whitley, and Chibueze Ihuoma This Fall

The North American Tour of Hadestown is extending through the spring of 2024, adding engagements in cities across the United States and Canada. Announced tour engagements are listed at Hadestown.com/tour with additional 2023 and 2024 dates, including select repeat engagements, to be announced shortly. Delayed from 2020 due to the pandemic, Hadestown began its North American tour in the fall of 2021. The tour has … Continue reading Maria-Christina Oliveras to Star as Persephone in Extended North American Tour of HADESTOWN alongside Nathan Lee Graham, Matthew Patrick Quinn, Hannah Whitley, and Chibueze Ihuoma This Fall

Jewelle Blackman to Star as Persephone in HADESTOWN Beginning April 5; Soara-Joye Ross Joins Company as One of the Fates

Congratulations to Jewelle Blackman who will star as Persephone in Hadestown at Broadway’s Walter Kerr Theatre as of April 5. Blackman, a native of Toronto, first joined Hadestown in 2017 with the musical’s developmental run at Edmonton’s Citadel Theatre. She went on to captivate audiences with her soul-stirring alto as one of the original trio of Fates on Broadway and as a Persephone understudy. Blackman … Continue reading Jewelle Blackman to Star as Persephone in HADESTOWN Beginning April 5; Soara-Joye Ross Joins Company as One of the Fates

Amber Gray as Persephone and the company of HADESTOWN. Photo by Lia Chang

Grammy Winner and Tony Nominee Amber Gray Sets Final Performance as Persephone in HADESTOWN for February 19

Updated 2/18/22 Amber Gray, who originated the role of Persephone in Hadestown, the Tony Award®-winning Best New Musical, will play her final performance at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street) on Saturday evening, February 19. Lana Gordon, who has been performing as the Persephone alternate, succeeds Gray in the role beginning February 22. Gray will join Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga in the Broadway … Continue reading Grammy Winner and Tony Nominee Amber Gray Sets Final Performance as Persephone in HADESTOWN for February 19