Yesterday, May 23, the company of Godspell celebrated their Academy Award-winning writer Stephen Schwartz in a one-night-only concert featuring songs from Schwartz's Pippin, Wicked, The Baker's Wife, The Magic Show, Working, My Son Pinocchio, Children of Eden, Rags, "Pocahontas", "The Hunchback of Notre Dame", "The Prince of Egypt", "Enchanted" and more. The concert benefits Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights AIDS.
Check out highlights fro the concert below!
Godspell Sings Schwartz featured the entire cast of Godspell on Broadway, including Uzo Aduba, Corbin Bleu, Nick Blaemire, Hannah Elless, Celisse Henderson, Morgan James, Telly Leung, Lindsay Mendez, George Salazar, Anna Maria Perezde Tagle, Eric Michael Krop, Corey Mach, Julia Mattison, and Wallace Smith.
The concert was created by Musical Director Charlie Alterman (Godspell, Next To Normal), and Producer and Musical Theatre Historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper (Godspell, If It Only Even Runs A Minute).
The entire band from Godspell,Thad DeBrock, Sean Driscoll, Shannon Ford, Matt Hinkley, and Steve Millhouse played the concert, which featured musical direction and arrangements by Alterman. Tepper produced.