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Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Regular seats
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Cabaret table seats
(general admission): Buy tickets

Text by John Cameron Mitchell
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Trask

Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre (Reserved seating)
May 1 - 24, 2015

Run extended! Four shows added May 21-24!

Director: Jesse R. Gephart.

Midnight performance! Benefit for the LGBT Center of Raleigh and tickets include one free drink.

This groundbreaking, Obie-winning, Off-Broadway smash also won multiple awards for its hit film adaptation. It tells the story of "internationally ignored song stylist" Hedwig Schmidt, a fourth-wall smashing East German rock 'n' roll goddess who also happens to be the victim of a botched sex-change operation, which has left her with just "an angry inch."

Chris Maxwell as Hedwig. Photo by Curtis Brown PhotographyThis outrageous and unexpectedly hilarious story is dazzlingly performed by Hedwig in the form of a rock gig/stand-up comedy routine backed by the hard-rocking band "The Angry Inch." Using songs and monologues, Hedwig tells her story. She describes her life's search for "The Origin of Love" and her other half. It's a rocking ride, funny, touching and ultimately inspiring to anyone who has felt life gave them an inch when they deserved a mile. FOR MATURE AUDIENCES.

Publicity photograph by Curtis Brown Photography.

Download the show poster.

Ticket information

Tickets available now. Buy them online or from the box office at 919-821-3111. Discounts available for groups of 20 or more. Please contact the box office for more information.

Cabaret table seating: For Hedwig and the Angry Inch, in addition to our regular theatre seating (with reserved seating), we are offering cabaret seating on stage. There are 6 tables on stage, 3 on each side of the stage. Each table has 2 seats. Tickets to these seats are $12 each and are general admission.

Ticket prices (including taxes):

Regular seats (reserved seating):

Adults: $24
Seniors/Students: $22
First Sunday: $13 for all

Students are up to and including college. Seniors are age 62 and up.

Cabaret table seats (general admission):

All tickets: $12

Shows are May 1 - 24, 2015.
Location: Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre

Click the show time to order tickets for that show.

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Download the show posterHedwig: Chris Maxwell
Yitzhak: Lydia D. Kinton

For more information, please contact the RLT Box Office on 919-821-3111.

wheelchair accesssibleAll performances are wheelchair accessible.

Assistive listening Assistive listening devices are available for all performances.

audio descriptionAudio description for those with visual disabilities. The Sunday, May 10, 3:00pm performance will be described.

We hope that you will be excited about the replacement production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, which will run in the same scheduled time slot. If you have purchased tickets to Andrew Jackson or have a City Series membership, we will be sending out replacement tickets to Hedwig. However, if you would prefer to receive a refund for your Andrew Jackson tickets or to exchange your tickets in to another production please contact the box office at (919) 821-3111 and we’ll be glad to accommodate that request.

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