THE NEW REVIVAL OF GODSPELL ON BROADWAY HOLDS A SPECIAL PLACE IN THE HEARTS OF ALL WHO SEE THIS TIMELESS MUSICAL.
GODSPELL walks on water and this beloved classic Broadway Musical from Stephen Schwartz could part the seas for ticket sales from any Broadway show. The message and love of GODSPELL touches audience of all ages in this modern “New Revival”. Use of modern electronics brilliantly embraces our younger theatre audience from the start. One of the hottest shows on Broadway with vocal harmonies and choral arrangments making GODSPELL the most sought after Cast Recording in years. Interactive audience moments bring this spectacular Ensemble together for one of the best shows on Broadway.
A Theatre Chat top pick “GODSPELL Is The Most Holy Place On Broadway.” Producer Ken Davenport and his team of Producers have buiilt a show around this angelic talented cast of artists. Live musicians including Four electic guitar players play like harps creating a melodic halo for audience members, thus bringing us all closer together in this powerful GODSPELL experience.
With a Tony®-nominated score “Prepare Ye” get your tickets to GODSPELL, the sanctuary of Broadway Revivals. “Save the People” the message of this show brings goosebumps with tight vocals “Day by Day”. With a modern script and creative Satuday Night Live scenes, tales of friendship, loyalty and love with help you “Learn Your Lessons Well”. “Bless the Lord” for giving us “this powerful Broadway Musical that is timesless for eternity.” It is the Holiday Season and “All Good Gifts” would include a ticket to GODSPELL because this production performed in the round is a gift to any Broadway theatergoer.
“The cast is the “Light of the World” sparkeling with magical moments that may raise you from your seats.” Singer/songwriter Julia Mattison “Turn Back Old Man” was truly sultry. You would have no idea that she was the understudy for this role. “Alas for You” you see Jesus and hear his word and you are in GODSPELL. Every audience member “By My Side” and Cast Members send the message “We Beseech You” go to this “Beautiful City” “On the Willows” Sing us one Of the songs of Zion, Sing us one Of the songs of Zion, But how can we sing? Sing the Lord’s songs? In a foreign land? On the willows, there at GODSPELL, the greatest story ever told. “COME SING ABOUT LOVE!”
Starring Spring Awakening, Showtime’s “Weeds”- Hunter Parrish as Jesus, Wallace Smith as Judas (American Idiot, Disney’s The Lion King as ‘Simba) , Uzo Aduba (IRNE Award nomination), Nick Blaemire (ALTAR BOYZ), Celise Henderson (Drama Desk Award winner, Show and Tell – The album — now available on iTunes ), Julia Mattison gloriuos voice (Performed for Morgan James night of this performance), Morgan James (Original Broadway casts of Wonderland).
One of the most heavenly voices on Broadway Telly Leung (“Glee”, Wicked, RENT at the Hollywood Bowl), the outrageuos vocal range from Lindsay Mendez (Roundabout’s Tony-nominated production of Everyday Rapture), George Salazar (Spring Awakening National Tour), Anna Maria Perez de Tagle (“Hannah Montana“, Camp Rock), Joaquina Kalukango (The Juilliard school), Eric Michael Krop – understudy (American Musical and Dramatic Academy), Corey Mach – understudy (National Tour of RENT).
GODSPELL Production team includes: Conceiver and Origional Director John-Michael Tebelak. Mr. Tebelak originally conceived Godspell as his Master’s Thesis project at Carnegie-Mellon University in 1970). Music and New Lyrics by Grammy® and Academy Award®-winning composer of WICKED and PIPPIN Steven Schwartz.
This brand new, intimately staged, one-of-a-kind production Directed by Daniel Goldstein ( Daniel’s musical Unknown Soldier, written with Michael Friedman will be at the O’Neill National Musical Theater Conference).
GODSPELL Choreographer Christopher Gattelli (Tony and Outer Critics Circle nominations), Scenic Designer David Kornis allows Jesus to walk on water, Costume Designer Miranda Hoffman brings light to the world, Lighting Director David Weiner highlights God’s message in GODSPELL.
Sound Designer Andrew Keister, Projection Designer Daniel Brodie, Special Effects Designer Chic Silber, Orchestrator Michael Holland, Music Coordinator John Miller, Technical Supervisor Peter Fulbright/Tech Production Service, Casting Telsey + Company, Production Stage Manager David O’Brian, Stage Manager Stephen R. Gruse, Assistant Stage Manager Colleen Danaher, General Manager The Charlotte Wilcox Company.
Broadway cannot survive without the countless Producers that are required to invest heavenly amounts of cash. Check out GODSPELL preview Broadway Grosses this week ending on 10/23/2011. The Gross for GODSPELL is $321,760 Total GODSPELL attendance 5,204. With 88.50% making it to heaven at an average paid admission of $61.83, these producers can pay their GODSPELL tithings.
Theatre Chat thanks these Producers for reviving “a Broadway Musical message that is timeless.” “Ingenious!” Producer Ken Davenport (“P.T. Barnum of Off-Broadway” by The New York Times, Ken’s productions have grossed more than $100 million worldwide and are being produced internationally in over 25 countries including Germany, Mexico, France and Korea). www.theproducersperspective.com
Producer Hunter Arnold, Producer Broadway Across America, Producer Luigi Caiola, Producer Rose Caiola, Producer Edgar Lansbury, Producer Mike McClernon, Producer The Tolchin Family, Producer Guillermo Weiechers and Juan Torres, Associate Producer Dennis Grimaldi Productions, Associate Producer Todd Miller/Rialto Entertainment, Associate Producer Pivot Entertainment Group, Associate Producer Cedric Yau, The people of Godspell (hundreds of investors). Circle in the Square Artistic Director Theodore Mann, Circle in the Square President Paul Libin.
For tickets to GODSPELL visit www.godspell.com.
By Richard Cameron of Theatre Chat. Cameron’s articles have featured conversations with Tony Award winning Producer Stewart Lane, Emmy Award winning Casting Director Jeff Greenberg, multiple Broadway and TV stars and creative teams bringing arts lovers together around the world for the largest social media arts movement. Tag You’re it! Share with your communities.