UMaine School of Performing Arts will present ‘Spring Awakening’

Posted Jan. 03, 2013, at 9:26 a.m.
Last modified Feb. 08, 2013, at 11:07 a.m.
Logo for Spring Awakening
UMaine School of Performing Arts
Logo for Spring Awakening

Friday, February 15 to Sunday, February 24, 2013; 7:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: University of Maine School of Performing Arts Hauck Auditorium, 5788 Class of 1944 Hall University of Maine Campus, Orono, Maine

Contact: UMaine School of Performing Arts; 207-581-4700


ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine School of Performing Arts will present “Spring Awakening,” a Broadway smash-hit rock musical about teenagers exploring their sexuality. The show will be stages at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 15 and 16; 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 21-23; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 and Feb. 24, at Class of 1944 Hall, University of Maine.

The Tony Award-winning show, with music by Duncan Sheik and book and lyrics by Steven Sater, is based on a controversial German play, “Spring Awakening” (1891) by Frank Wedekind.

For a sneak peek behind the scenes with the two lead actors, visit

The show contains explicit adult material.

Admission is $15 or free with student MaineCard. Tickets may be purchased at or at the door if not sold out. For disability accommodations, call 207-581-1755.