THE SCREENING ROOM: Jeremy Jordan Sings Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's "Caught in the Storm" at Hit List
By Michael Gioia
Tony Award nominee Jeremy Jordan reprised his performance as bad-boy songwriter Jimmy Collins (who takes on the role of Jesse in his fictional musical Hit List) from "Smash" at 54 Below. Here is his performance of "Caught in the Storm."
Hit List — the fictional musical from the NBC television drama "Smash" that was written by the characters of Jimmy Collins and Kyle Bishop, played on the series by Jordan and Andy Mientus, respectively — made its much-anticipated debut Dec. 8-9 at 54 Below.
Jordan, Mientus and Krysta Rodriguez — who starred on the NBC musical drama — were joined by Carrie Manolakos (stepping into Katharine McPhee's role) in Hit List.
The score of Hit List comprised songs by various composers — both in the musical theatre industry and pop worlds — including Drew Gasparini (Make Me Bad), Joe Iconis (The Black Suits), Andrew McMahon, Tony Award nominees Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (A Christmas Story, Dogfight), Tony Award winners Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray) and Lucie Silvas.
Here is Pasek and Paul's "Caught in the Storm." Read the Playbill.com recap of the evening here.
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