Received a nomination for Best Musical Revival at the Olivier Awards 2024


HADESTOWN, the record-breaking sensation by singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and director Rachel Chavkin is now playing to critical acclaim at the Lyric Theatre, London.

Big, beautiful and emotionally blasting’ (The Guardian), HADESTOWN  is the winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album. Seen by three million, streamed by over 350 million and adored by fans around the world, this sensational musical is ‘the most exhilarating ride’ (WhatsOnStage).

The London production of HADESTOWN stars Dónal Finn as Orpheus, Grace Hodgett Young as Eurydice, Zachary James as Hades, Melanie La Barrie as Hermes, Gloria Onitiri as Persephone, and Bella Brown, Madeline Charlemagne and Allie Daniel as the Fates.

A deeply resonant and defiantly hopeful theatrical experience, HADESTOWN invites you to imagine how the world could be.

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What is Hadestown about?

HADESTOWN  takes you on an unforgettable journey to the underworld and back, intertwining two mythic love stories – that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone.

Ticket Information

Tickets available for performances from 10 Feb – 22 Dec 2024

Running Time

2 hours 30 mins (incl interval)

Cast & Creatives

Anaïs Mitchell (Music, Lyrics, Book), Rachel Chavkin (Director), David Neumann (Choreographer), Rachel Hauck (Scenic Designer), Michael Krass (Costume Designer), Bradley King (Lighting Designer)

Dónal Finn (Orpheus), Grace Hodgett Young (Eurydice), Zachary James (Hades), Melanie La Barrie (Hermes), Gloria Onitiri (Persephone), Bella Brown (Fate), Madeline Charlemagne (Fate), Allie Daniel (Fate), Lauren Azania (Worker), Tiago Dhondt Bamberger (Worker), Beth Hinton-Lever (Worker), Waylon Jacobs (worker), Christopher Short (Worker), Linda Buckley (Swing), Ryesha Higgs (Swing),  Miriam Nyarko (Swing), Simon Oskarsson (Swing)


  1. Road to Hell
  2. Any Way the Wind Blows
  3. Come Home With Me
  4. Wedding Song
  5. Epic I
  6. Livin’ it Up on Top
  7. All I’ve Ever Known
  8. Way Down Hadestown
  9. A Gathering Storm
  10. Epic II
  11. Chant
  12. Hey, Little Songbird
  13. When the Chips are Down
  14. Gone, I’m Gone
  15. Wait for Me
  16. Why We Build the Wall
  17. Our Lady of the Underground
  18. Way Down Hadestown (Reprise)
  19. Flowers
  20. Come Home With Me (Reprise)
  21. Papers
  22. Nothing Changes
  23. If It’s True
  24. How Long?
  25. Chant (Reprise)
  26. Epic III
  27. Promises
  28. Word to the Wise
  29. His Kiss, the Riot
  30. Wait for Me (Reprise)
  31. Doubt Comes In
  32. Road to Hell (Reprise)
  33. We Raise our Cups

Age Guidance: Recommended for ages 8+.

Booking Period

10 Feb - 22 Dec 2024

Weekly Performances

Sunday 3:00PM
Tuesday 7:30PM
Wednesday 7:30PM
Thursday 2:30PM, 7:30PM
Friday 7:30PM
Saturday 2:30PM, 7:30PM

For group bookings of 10 or more:
Submit a request online

Or call 020 7206 1176

Venue Information

Lyric Theatre

29 Shaftesbury Ave, Soho, London W1D 7ES

Get Directions

Nearest Tube/Rail Station

Piccadilly Circus


14, 19, 22B, 38, 53, 88, 94, 159

Nearest Car Parks

Wardour Street, Newport Place, Denman Street, Lexington Street and Poland Street.


The Times

'The best show in town. Glorious'

Sunday Express

'Achingly beautiful and boldly original. Flawless'

The I

'Unlike any musical I have seen before. Captivating'


'Big, beautiful and emotionally blasting'

Time Out

'A triumph. Theatre magic'


'The most exhilarating ride. Sensational'

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