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Hadestown: Anaïs Mitchell Travels From Vermont on the Road to the Tonys

Learn about the evolution of this Tony-nominated musical from its creators.

It started out as a DIY community theater project in Vermont. It became a Tony-nominated Broadway musical. Welcome to the world of Hadestown, Anaïs Mitchell's folk reimagining of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth, directed by Rachel Chavkin. Over the course of a decade, this musical has evolved in a major way. Here, creators Mitchell, Chavkin, and choreographer David Neumann, and star Amber Gray, tell us about their road to the big time.