Hadestown is quickly becoming one of everyone’s favorite new musicals of 2019. If you can’t get enough of this show you’ll now be able to get your hands on a digital copy of the album which will be recorded by the original Broadway cast and released on June 7th. A double-CD recording is also in the works with a release date to be determined later.
From the official press release:
The Hadestown Original Broadway Cast Recording will be produced by David Lai and Todd Sicakfoose who previously produced the beloved 2017 live recording from the show’s earlier run at New York Theatre Workshop. To date, the live recording has been streamed an astounding 14 million times according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Hadestown is written by singer-song writer Anais Mitchell, and developed by Tony Award nominee Rachel Chavkin. It is produced by Mara Isaacs, Dale Franzen, Hunter Arnold, and Tom Kirdahy.
It stars, and will feature the following performers on the album – Reeve Careny, Andre De Shields, Amber Gray, Eva Noblezda, and Patrick Page.
More info can be found at Hadestown.com
Photo: Bronwen Sharp for Hadestown