THE SCREENING ROOM: Roundabout Creatives Talk She Loves Me Benefit Concert (Video)

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Roundabout Theatre Company presents a benefit concert of She Loves Me Dec. 5 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Here, the Roundabout creative team talks about bringing the musical to Broadway for one-night-only.

The 7:30 PM performance, directed by Scott Ellis, stars three-time Tony nominee Kelli O'Hara (The Pajama Game, South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza) as Amalia Balash, Josh Radnor ("How I Met Your Mother") as Georg, two-time Tony nominee Gavin Creel (Hair, Thoroughly Modern Millie) as Steven Kodaly, Tony Award winner Jane Krakowski (Nine, Grand Hotel) as Ilona Ritter, Peter Bartlett (The Frogs) as Headwaiter, Tony nominee Michael McGrath (Spamalot, Little Me, Born Yesterday) as Ladislav Sipos, Tony nominee Rory O'Malley (The Book of Mormon) as Arpad Laszlo and four-time Tony nominee Victor Garber (Sweeney Todd) as Mr. Maraczek, with Jane Brockman, Rachel de Benedet (Catch Me If You Can), Rebecca Eichenberger, Gina Ferrall, Rob Lorey, Jeffrey Schecter (A Chorus Line) as a clumsy Bus Boy, Jessica Vosk and Jim Walton (Merrily We Roll Along, Guys and Dolls).

The musical, based on the Miklos Laszlo play Parfumerie, features a book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. Paul Gemignani, a regular Roundabout artist, serves as musical director of a 15-member orchestra using the original orchestrations of Don Walker.

Proceeds from the concert benefit not-for-profit Roundabout Theatre Company and all its programs and activities.

For more information, visit www.roundabouttheatre.org.

To watch the interviews with the Roundabout creative team, look below:

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