Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:9/24/2013 - Overlook TP
By: John Cameron Mitchell, Stephen Trask
On Valentine?s Day 1998, Hedwig and the Angry Inch opened off-Broadway to rave reviews, revitalizing the rock musical while engendering a die-hard cult following, and the phenomenon of Hedwig was born. In 2001, the mesmerizing film adaptation was released to equally glowing reviews. — — Brilliantly innovative and oddly endearing, Hedwig and the Angry Inchinspired by Plato?s Symposiumis the story of internationally ignored song stylist? Hedwig Schmidt, the victim of a gruesomely botched sex-change operation, as dazzlingly recounted by Hedwig (née Hansel) herself in the form of a lounge act, backed by the rock band The Angry Inch.