THE SCREENING ROOM: Looking Back at the Tony-Winning Spring Awakening (Video)

By Playbill Staff
10 Dec 2012

Spring Awakening, the Tony Award-winning rock musical by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater, opened Dec. 10, 2006. Here, looks back at the hit coming-of-age story.

The musical, which starred "Glee" actors Lea Michele and Jonathan Groff, took home eight 2007 Tony Awards, including Best Book (Sater), Best Choreography (Bill T. Jones), Best Direction (Michael Mayer), Best Featured Actor (John Gallagher, Jr.), Best Lighting Design (Kevin Adams), Best Orchestrations (Sheik), Best Score (Sheik and Sater) and Best Musical.

Here are performances from the Broadway company of Spring Awakening, including highlights from the show, various television appearances and New York concert performances.


The musical's performance at the 2007 Tony Awards: