THE SCREENING ROOM: Understudies from Godspell, Clear Day, Carrie, Ghost and More Perform at 54 Below (Video)

By Michael Gioia
January 29, 2013

Not At This Performance, a concert with Broadway understudies from Godspell, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, Carrie, Ghost The Musical, Glory Days, Catch Me If You Can and A Little Night Music, was offered Jan. 20 at 54 Below.



The evening, which featured music direction by Benjamin M. Rauhala, included performances from Jay Armstrong Johnson (Hands on a Hard Body, Catch Me If You Can), Alysha Umphress (American Idiot, On a Clear Day), Alex Brightman (Wicked, Glory Days), Jake Boyd (Carrie, Rock of Ages), Eric Michael Krop (Godspell), Corey Mach (Hands on a Hard Body, Godspell), Elly Noble (Carrie), Justin Patterson (A Little Night Music, Memphis) and Constantine Rousouli (Ghost, Wicked).

At Not At This Performance, the lineup of understudies performed musical numbers they did not have the chance to perform for a live audience during the run of their show.

The concert was produced by Shoshana Feinstein and featured videography by Karen Marshall.

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"Live in Living Color" from Catch Me If You Can, performed by Johnson:

"Goodbye" from Catch Me If You Can, performed by Johnson:

In Praise of Women" from A Little Night Music, performed by Patterson:

"Open Your Eyes" from Clear Day, performed by Umphress:

"Every Night at Seven" from Clear Day, performed by Umphress:

"My Three Best Friends" from Glory Days, performed by Brightman:

"Open Road" from Glory Days, performed by Brightman:

"All Good Gifts" from Godspell, performed by Mach:

"Beautiful City" from Godspell, performed by Krop:

"Bless the Lord" from Godspell, performed by Krop:

"Private Conversation" from Side Show, performed by Mach:

"Ghost Megamix" from Ghost, performed by Rousoli with Kennedy Caughell:

"Once You See Her" from Carrie, performed by Noble:

"Dreamer in Disguise" from Carrie, performed by Boyd:

"You Shine" from Carrie, performed by Boyd and Noble:

"Carrie" from Carrie, performed by Noble: