Understudies who never got the opportunity to go on for the roles they covered get the chance to sing the material for the first time in front of a live audience at the January 10 installment of Not At This Performance.
The 9:30 PM concert at Feinstein’s/54 Below features Krystina Alabado (American Psycho, Jean u/s), Justin Bowen (Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin u/s), Dave Thomas Brown (American Psycho, Patrick Bateman u/s), Gerard Canonico (Dear Evan Hansen Off-Broadway, Evan u/s), Max Chernin (Bright Star; Billy u/s), Abby Church (How to Succeed in Business, Rosemary u/s), Ben Cook (Tuck Everlasting, Jesse u/s), Sandra DeNise (Bright Star, Alice u/s), Anna Eilinsfeld (American Psycho, Evelyn u/s), Lizzie Klemperer (Bright Star, Margo u/s), Andrew Kober (She Loves Me; Georg u/s), Synthia Link (How to Succeed in Business, Rosemarie u/s), Jim Stanek (The Story of My Life, Alvin standby), Madeline Trumble (Newsies, Katherine u/s), Zurin Villanueva (Shuffle Along, Florence/Gertrude u/s), and Remy Zaken (Dear Evan Hansen Off-Broadway, Zoe u/s).
This is the third edition of the concert series created by Shoshana Feinstein and Benjamin Rauhala, which celebrates the “hard work that understudies put in to learn a role that they sometimes never get to play.”
Feinstein’s/54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. For more information and tickets, visit 54Below.com.
(Updated January 10, 2016)