Name: Christopher Jackson Birthdate: Sept. 30 Hometown: Cairo, Illinois Character You're Playing: Bobby Sturgis/Derek Jeter Favorite Sport: Baseball, golf Favorite Sports Team: New York Yankees [MLB] Favorite Sports Hero: [Baseball player] Jackie Robinson Sports Played Growing Up (if any): Baseball, basketball Favorite Sporting-Event Snack: The garlic fries at Yankee Stadium Show you made your Broadway debut in: The Lion King Favorite Broadway show (and why): In the Heights. That whole experience was the best of my life. Every minute was shared with my family! Did you meet and/or hear from your Bronx Bombers counterpart or their family? I haven't been able to meet Mr. Jeter, but hope to soon. Most memorable moment from Bronx Bombers: Every night is memorable! This is a great group of guys! A real team. Always has been… and always will be!
Deaf West’s production of SPRING AWAKENING floored the critics when it premiered in California, prompting the Los Angeles Times to write, "It's hard to enumerate all the ways in which Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING is so very, very good." Now this unapologetically brilliant new production is coming to New York.