Phillipa Soo, Tony winner Renée Elise Goldsberry, and Jasmine Cephas Jones, who originated the roles of Eliza, Angelica, and Peggy Schuyler in the Broadway production of the smash-hit musical Hamilton, reunite February 5—at the Super Bowl.
The three singing actors are scheduled to perform “America the Beautiful” prior to the championship football game, which airs on Fox-TV. Their performance is scheduled be televised.
None of the three actors currently appears in the Tony-winning musical at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Soo will return to Broadway shortly in the title role of the new musical Amélie; Goldsberry's newest project is the Netflix series Altered Carbon; and Jones will be seen in Girls and Blood Surf.
Lady Gaga will perform during halftime, and Luke Bryan will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at Super Bowl LI, which is scheduled to begin at 6:30 PM ET; the game is taking place in Houston between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons. A pre-game special begins on Fox at 2 PM.
(Updated February 5, 2017)