Understudies from Rocky, Bridges of Madison County, Bullets, Big Fish, Beautiful and More Stand in the Spotlight March 23

Musicals Tonight! continues its ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway standbys, understudies and alternates March 23 at 7 PM with its latest edition of At This Performance…, which is held at The Lion Theatre.

Alex Brightman
Alex Brightman

Hosted by series producing artistic director and casting director Stephen DeAngelis, the series allows performers to showcase their versatility and share anecdotes about their experiences. Musical director Eugene Gwozdz is featured on piano.

Performers include Adrian Aguilar (understudy for the role of Rocky Balboa in Rocky The Musical), Whitney Bashor (understudy for the role of Francesca in  The Bridges of Madison County), Alex Brightman (understudy for the role of Will Bloom in Big Fish), David Jennings (understudy for Dule Hill in After Midnight), Synthia Link (understudy for the roles of Ellen and Eden Brent in Bullets Over Broadway), Sam Lips (understudy for the role of Prince Topher in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella), Cassie Okenka (understudy for the role of Bonnie Parker in Bonnie & Clyde), Cassie Silva (understudy for the roles of Sherrie and Regina in Rock of Ages), Daniel Torres (understudy for the role of Barry Mann in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical), Josh Tower (standby for the roles of Tom and Michael in Murder Ballad) and Natalie Wachen (standby for the roles Sara and Narrator in Murder Ballad).

The Lion Theatre is located at 410 W. 42nd St. Tickets are $26.25 each and are available through Telecharge (212) 239-6200 or at the Box Office on the evening of performance.