…there’s something magical about Broadway. The audiences are smart, they’re educated. They go in ready and they’re up for it, they’re up for the party. It’s a whole different atmosphere.’ ∟ Hugh Jackman
December 10, 2006 Spring Awakening opened Dec. 10, 2006, at the O’Neill. It went on to win Tonys for Best Musical and Best Featured Actor (John Gallagher, Jr.) and launched the careers of Lea Michele and Jonathan Groff.