VIDEO: Laura Benanti Calls on 'Dr. Dance' to Get Her Through NEW YORK SPRING SPECTACULAR Rehearsals
Laura Benanti is performing with the Rockettes in the New York Spring Spectacular - so she can probably dance with them, right? Think again! She hasn't taken a dance class since her first grade recital in 1986. So she calls on a special dancin' friend (Derek Hough!) to get through this one.
Check out the hilarious clip below and don't miss Laura, Derek and the Rockettes in the New York Spring Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall, now through May 3!
New York Spring Spectacular celebrates the magic of New York City and its most iconic landmarks, from The New York Public Library to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The limited seven-week engagement is in previews now, opens on Thursday, March 26, 2015 and runs through May 3, 2015. Tickets on sale now atwww.rockettes.com/spring. The production is bursting with invigorating new Rockettes choreography, incredible 3D special effects, large-scale puppetry and an exciting soundtrack of pop hits, original music and classics.
The star power of New York Spring Spectacular includes Tony Award winning actress Laura Benanti as the female lead, Jenna; Emmy Award winning choreographer Derek Hough as the male lead, Jack; Lenny Wolpe as Bernie;Jared Grimes as Marshall and of course, the legendary Rockettes. The production also include celebrity video cameos by 50 Cent, Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz, Walt Frazier, John Leguizamo, Al Michaels, Kelly Ripa, Mariano Rivera,Sam Rosen, Carmelo Anthony, Henrik Lundqvist, Martha Stewart and Donald Trump.
New York Spring Spectacular takes audiences on a whirlwind adventure across New York City while telling an heartwarming narrative about New Yorkers who change each other's lives in an unexpectedly wonderful ways. New York Spring Spectacular is as rejuvenating, energetic and uplifting as spring itself - and a reminder that while things may change, nothing can take away the timeless magic and romance of the one and only New York City!Buy Tickets to New York Spring Spectacular - click here.