Performers included Cooper (Spring Awakening), Brian Justin Crum (Next to Normal, Grease), Russell Fischer (Jersey Boys), Gotay (Bring It On), Alexa Green (Wicked), Hunton (Spring Awakening, Next to Normal), Marcus Paul James (Rent, In the Heights), Adam Kantor (Rent, Next to Normal), Krop (Godspell), Corey Mach (Wicked, Godspell), Mientus ("Smash," Carrie), Ryah Nixon (9 to 5), Kristine Reese (Les Misérables, Wicked), Rockwell (Bring It On, Legally Blonde), Sheri Sanders (Urinetown, Fame), Saycon Sengbloh (Hair, Fela!), Mariand Torres (Wicked), Alysha Umphress (American Idiot, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Shaleah Adkisson (Hair, Rent), Margot Bingham (Rent), Lulu Fall (Hair, Rent) and Amber Iman (Rent), among others.
Saycon Sengbloh sings "Why Don't You Love Me" from "I AM… SASHA FIERCE":
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.