Musicals Tonight! continues its ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys and Understudies with its next edition of At This Performance…to be held on Monday, May 7th at The Lion Theatre, 410 West 42nd Street at 7 PM.
Hosted by series Producing Artistic Director and Casting Director Stephen DeAngelis, the popular series allows performers to showcase their versatility and share anecdotes about their experiences. Performers scheduled for Sunday, May 7th are Abby Church (Understudy for the role of Rosemary Pilkingon in How To Succeed in Business Without ReallyTrying), Erica Dorfler (Understudy for the role of Felicia Farrell in Memphis), Michelle Duffy (Understudy for the roles of Marla McGowan and Sam Nightingale in Leap of Faith), LaVon Fisher-Wilson (Standby for the role of Hetaira in Lysistrata Jones), Asmeret Ghebremichael (Understudy for the role of Nabalungi in The Book ofMormon), David Hughey(Understudy for the roles of Sporting Life, Jake and Robbins in The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess), Corey Mach(Understudy for all Male roles in Godspell), Stephanie Martignetti (Understudy for the role of Billie Bendix in Nice Work IfYou Can Get It), Nic Rouleau (Standby for the role of Elder Price in The Book of Mormon), Libby Servais (Understudy for the roles of Lysistrata Jones, Robin, Myrrhine and Lampito in Lysistrata Jones), Nathaniel Stampley (Understudy for the roles of Porgy and Crown in The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess) and Erikka Walsh (Understudy for the role of The Girl inOnce). Musical Director/Accompanist for the evening will be Eugene Gwozdz.
At This Performance…ä debuted in October 2003 and to date has showcased the talents of 591 Standbys and Understudies who have covered 2452 roles in 309 Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.
Tickets are $25.00 each and are available through Telecharge (212) 239-6200 or at the Box Office on the evening of performance.