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Rock musical 'Spring Awakening' begins closing weekend Friday, Nov. 10

11.06.2017 | By:

Theatre Wesleyan's production of the Tony Award®-winning Best Musical, Spring Awakening by Duncan Sheik & Steven Sater, resumes performances this Friday, Nov. 10, and closes on Sunday, Nov. 12.

Over 200 patrons attended the show last weekend for its opening performances, a majority of patrons being Texas Wesleyan University students and students from other universities like TCU, UT Dallas and TCC, in addition to local high schools.

Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a poignancy and passion that is illuminating and unforgettable. The landmark musical is an electrifying fusion of morality, sexuality and rock and roll that is exhilarating audiences across the nation like no other musical in years.

Spring Awakening is directed by Emily Cherry, alumna and adjunct instructor of theatre, and performances will be held at the Thad Smotherman Theatre on the Texas Wesleyan University campus at 1205 Binkley Street, Fort Worth, Texas, 76105.

Tickets to all performances of Spring Awakening are now available at the Theatre Wesleyan website at

Spring Awakening is presented by special arrangement with Music Theatre International.

Alumni reunion event details

A Theatre Wesleyan alumni reunion event will be held following the Saturday, Nov. 11 performance. The event will be held at the Baker Building, 3021 East Rosedale Street. RSVP to the event by filling out this form. Please note that this RSVP form is only for the Reunion Event; tickets to the show must be purchased separately.

How to buy tickets

To buy tickets, call 817-531-4211 or visit the online box office. Through the Student Theatrical Experience Fund (STEF), all Texas Wesleyan students can go to the show for free. Take advantage of your opportunity for a little free entertainment and support your fellow Rams.

Texas Wesleyan students can redeem their free tickets in-person at the Box Office or by purchasing tickets online using the code "SGA" at checkout. Those tickets can be picked up at the Thad Smotherman Theatre Will Call window of the Box Office beginning one hour before showtime, upon presenting their student ID.

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