Goodman Theatre's Candide Cast Sing National Anthem at Wrigley Field (Video)

PlayBlog   Goodman Theatre's Candide Cast Sing National Anthem at Wrigley Field (Video)
 
The cast of the upcoming Goodman Theatre production of Candide got to sing the national anthem as a kick-off to a Chicago Cubs game Sept. 8 at Wrigley Field, and the production's Cunegonde, Broadway vet Lauren Molina, was there to film it all.

Molina (Rock of Ages, Sweeney Todd) documents the cast's journey from the theatre to the field, the complete performance, and some of the game afterwards.

The cast of Candide includes Geoff Packard in the title role, Candide; Lauren Molina as Cunegonde; Larry Yando as Pangloss; Hollis Resnik as the Old Lady; Jonathan Weir as the Governor; Erik Lochtefeld as Maximilian; Margo Seibert as Paquette; Jesse J. Perez as Cacambo; and Tom Aulino as Martin. Ensemble members include Spencer Curnutt, Rebecca Finnegan, Govind Kumar, Rob Lindley, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Emma Rosenthal, Thomas Adrian Simpson, Joey Stone, Tempe Thomas and Joe Tokarz.

Directed by Tony Award winner Mary Zimmerman, the production will begin performances Sept. 17.

To enjoy the video of the Wrigley Field performance, look below:

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