Spring Awakening

September 25 - October 5, 2014

Show Times:
Monday-Saturday: 8:00pm
Sunday: 2:30pm

Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik
Based on the 1891 play by Frank Wedekind
Directed by BU Theatre Arts Chair, Scott Kanoff 

Winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Book and Best Original Score, this groundbreaking alt-rock musical fuses electrifying contemporary songs with the timeless story of adolescent love, sexual discovery and the struggle for identity. A Peoria premiere.

“The Most Explosive New Musical Since RENT” --Star-Ledger, Newark

“A kind of miracle. The staggering purity of this show will touch all open hearts.” --New York Observer


Name Role
Melissa Blain Martha
Alex Buchko Frau Gabor
Amanda Dacks Adult Woman
Jake Hayes Adult Man
Sarah Heilbronner Wendla
Kiayla Jackson Ilsa
Samantha Johnson Thea
Cedric Knuth Ernst/Reinhold
Rebecca Laird Anna
Peyton McDermott Moritz
Kyle Peck Hanschen/Rupert
Zack Olson Melchior
Aris-Allen Roberson Otto/Ulbrecht
Adam Windish Georg/Dieter

Production Staff

Name Title
Scott Kanoff Director
Susan Somerville Musical Director
Kate Kislingbury Choreographer
Chad Lowell Scenic Designer
Andy Kauff Lighting Designer
Nikki Wheeler Costume Designer
Summer Okamuro Hair & Makeup Designer
Chad Lowell Sound Designer
Rachael Pell Stage Manager
Travis Stern Dramaturg
Carrie Peiffer Technical Director
Cat Zimmerman Wardrobe Head
Nora Cook Props Master
Michael Castelluccio Master Electrician
Cassandra Cooper Publicity