Performers at the 7 PM and 9:30 PM Broadway Loves Celine Dion concerts included Jeremy Jordan (Newsies, "Smash"), Lauren Kennedy (Spamalot, Les Misérables), Ashley Spencer (Rock of Ages, Grease), Taylor Louderman (Peter Pan Live!, Bring It On), Kate Rockwell (Rock of Ages, Bring It On), recording artist Kelly King, Ariana DeBose (Hamilton, Pippin), Donna Vivino (Wicked, Les Misérables), Adrienne Warren (Bring It On, Dreamgirls), Daniel Quadrino (Peter Pan Live!, Newsies), Charlie Brady (South Pacific) and Jessica Vosk (The Bridges of Madison County). DeBose performs the 9:30 PM show only.
According to press notes, "With one of the most distinctive voices in music history, and with albums sales of over 200 million, Dion is undeniably one of the most influential female artists of our generation."
The band included Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf on cello, Charlie Rosen on bass, David Cinquegrana on guitar, Shannon Ford on drums and music director Benjamin Rauhala on the piano. The concert also featured backup vocalists Rachel Mackenzie, Tara Minogue, Jeff O'Donnell and Jillian Soares. The evening was produced and directed by Rauhala.
The concert was the fourth in the Broadway Loves series, which previously paid tribute to the Spice Girls, Britney Spears and the music of the 90s.
Lauren Kennedy - "That’s The Way It Is":
Taylor Louderman - "The Reason":
Daniel Quadrino - "Taking Chances":
Kelly King - "The Power Of Love":
Donna Vivino - "All By Myself":
Jessica Vosk - "Pour Que Tu M’aimes Encore/If That's What It Takes" :
Adrienne Warren - "Because You Loved Me":
Charlie Brady and Lauren Kennedy - "All The Way":
Kate Rockwell - "I Drove All Night":
Jeremy Jordan - "It's All Coming Back To Me Now":
Adrienne Warren - "I Surrender":
Ashley Spencer - "My Heart Will Go On":
Ariana DeBose and Kate Rockwell - "Tell Him":
Jeremy Jordan and Ashley Spencer - "Beauty and the Beast":