According to press notes, "Members of the Broadway community and New York-based alumni from Oklahoma City University (OCU), the University of Oklahoma (OU), and the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) have come together to present Oklahoma Rising: a Cabaret to Benefit Victims of the Oklahoma Tornadoes," which celebrates "the true Oklahoman spirit of resilience, compassion and community."
Performers include Nikki Bohne ( Bring It On), Cepero ("Smash"), Stacey Logan ( Sweet Smell of Success, OCU), Louderman ( Bring It On), Trevor Vaughn, Magnussen ( Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike), Emily Mechler ( Wicked, OU), Destan Owens ( Rent, OCU), Bryce Pinkham ( Ghost), Ryann Redmond ( Bring It On), Christopher Rice ( Book of Mormon, OU) and Jennifer Sanchez ( Ghost, OCU), among others.
Music direction is by Michael Rafter ( Everyday Rapture) and Drew Wutke (OCU).
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