Godspell


GODSPELL

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Number of Performances: 264
Number of Previews: 30
First Preview : Oct 13, 2011
Opening Night : Nov 7, 2011
Closing Night : Jun 24, 2012
Opening Night Cast
Hunter Parrish (Jesus)
Wallace Smith (Judas


OVERVIEW
Music and New Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz Directed by Daniel Goldstein
Concept and Original Direction by
John-Michael Tebelak

Prepare ye for GODSPELL, the beloved classic from Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer of WICKED and PIPPIN. Enjoy all the good gifts of one of the most enduring shows of all time as it comes to Broadway in a brand new, intimately staged, one-of-a-kind production. Raise your spirit with the Tony-nominated score filled with the popular hits Day By Day, Learn Your Lessons Well and Turn Back, O Man.

This timeless tale of friendship, loyalty and love has touched the hearts of countless theatergoers all over the world–and now you can join the celebration as a spectacular ensemble of Broadway’s best, including Corbin Bleu (Disney’s “High School Musical”, In the Heights), Telly Leung (“Glee”, Wicked), Anna Maria Perez de Tagle (“Hannah Montana”, Camp Rock), performs the greatest story ever told. So come sing about love at GODSPELL!

REVIEWS

PRODUCTION REVIEWS

NEW GODSPELL IS A CAUSE TO REJOICE! You’ll leave this GODSPELL a believer in the transporting power of musical theater.” -USA Today

“It’s FUN FROM START TO FINISH! Head over to GODSPELL and have a ball!” -WOR Radio

BLESSED INDEED! GODSPELL has anointed a new group of Broadway stars and we are the richer for it.” -Associated Press

UNBRIDLED JOY!” -The Hollywood Reporter

CREDITS

Opening Night Production Credits

Theatre Owned / Operated by Circle in the Square (under the direction of Theodore Mann and Paul Libin; Susan Frankel, General Manager)

Produced by Ken Davenport, Hunter Arnold, Broadway Across America, Luigi Caiola, Rose Caiola, Edgar Lansbury, Michael McClernon, The Tolchin Family, Guillermo Wiechers & Juan Torres and The People of Godspell; Associate Producer: Dennis Grimaldi Productions, Todd Miller, Pivot Entertainment Group, Chris Welch and Cedric Yau

Music by Stephen Schwartz; New Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz; Music orchestrated by Michael Holland; Musical Director: Charlie Alterman; Vocal arrangements by Michael Holland

Directed by Daniel Goldstein; Choreographed by Christopher Gattelli; Conceived and Originally Directed by John-Michael Tebelak

Scenic Design by David Korins; Costume Design by Miranda Hoffman ; Lighting Design by David Weiner; Sound Design by Andrew Keister; Projection Design by Daniel Brodie

General Manager: The Charlotte Wilcox Company; Company Manager: Ryan Lympus; Associate Gen. Mgr: Matthew Krawiec; Assistant Gen. Mgr: Regina Mancha

Technical Supervisor: Peter Fulbright; Production Stage Manager: David O’Brien; Stage Manager: Stephen R. Gruse

Musical Coordinator: John Miller; Conducted by Charlie Alterman; Associate Conductor: Matt Hinkley; Guitars: Michael Aarons and Thad DeBrock; Guitar/Keyboard: Matt Hinkley; Bass: Steve Millhouse; Drums: Shannon Ford; Piano/Keyboard: Charlie Alterman

Special Effects by Chic Silber

Casting: Telsey + Company; Press Representative: The Publicity Office and Jeremy Shaffer; Marketing: Davenport Theatrical Enterprises; Website by Davenport Theatrical Enterprises; Advertising: Serino/Coyne; Photographer: Jeremy Daniel; Dance Captain: Julia Mattison

Opening Night Cast
Uzo Aduba (Ensemble)
Nick Blaemire (Ensemble)
Celisse Henderson (Ensemble)
Morgan James (Ensemble)
Telly Leung (Ensemble)
Lindsay Mendez (Ensemble)
Hunter Parrish (Jesus)
Anna Maria Perez de Tagle (Ensemble)
George Salazar (Ensemble)
Wallace Smith (Judas)

Understudies: Joaquina Kalukango, Eric Michael Krop, Corey Mach and Julia Mattison

BROADWAY REVIEWS

Godspell Critic ReviewsGodspell Broadway Audience Reviews

PHOTO GALLERY

Godspell Photos


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