1988 in East Germany, Hansel lives alone with his mother. One day, a US sergeant, Luther Robinson proposes marriage to Hansel under the condition that he becomes a girl.Considering this as an opportunity to escape his miserable life, Hansel takes his mother’s name, Hedwig, and undergoes a sex change operation. The operation, however, turns out to be somewhat unsuccessful and leaves an inch of flesh between her legs.
Upon arrival to the US, Hedwig’s husband abandons her. She forms a rock band named “The Angry Inch” and performs in small bars on the outskirts of town. Then one day, she meets 17-year-old Tommy and falls in love… She teaches Tommy rock music, but once he finds out about her inch of flesh, he betrays her, steals her music and becomes an international rock star.
The life story of Hedwig on stage tonight.
What lies at the end of her long journey in search for her lost half?

Performance Characteristics

Most anticipated performance of the latter half of 2019, stylish rock musical, Hedwig. Starring Oh Man-seok, Jung Moon-sung, Jeon Dong-seok and Yoon So-ho! An almighty and powerful cast that will have the peninsula going wild!


Title : Hedwig
Genre : Musical
Dates : August 16 - November 3, 2019 / Tue, Thu 20:00 Wed 15:00, 20:00 / Fri 16:00, 20:00 Sat 13:00, 16:30, 20:30 / Sun, Holidays 14:00, 18:00 * Closed on Mon
Venue : Hongik Daehangno Art Center, Grand Theater (57, Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul)
Ticket Prices : 99,000won / R seat, 77,000 won / S seat, 55,000 won / A seat
Content Ratings : Age 16+
Running Time : About 120 mins (no intermission)
Produced by : SHOWNOTE
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