THE PERFORMERS! May 4: Spring Salute to Marvin Hamlisch by American Cancer Society: JEREMY JORDAN

New York, NY — On May 4th, 2015 The American Cancer Society celebrated Marvin Hamlisch featuring music from his Score for “SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS” (Broadway Musical, 2002.) The organizers gathered a wonderful ensemble of performers. The event, titled A Spring Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, took place at the Hudson Theatre.

 

Jeremy Jordan was born and raised in Corpus Christi. He has performed on Broadway and regional theatre, and in several films. Had roles on "Smash," "Newsies," "Rock of Ages," "Bony & Clyde," "The Last Five Years."

Jeremy Jordan was born and raised in Corpus Christi. He has performed on Broadway and regional theatre, and in several films. Had roles on “Smash,” “Newsies,” “Rock of Ages,” “Bony & Clyde,” “The Last Five Years.”

 

American Cancer Society’s Marvin Hamlisch Benefit on May 4th! Several Broadway stars gave an enthralling concert performance of “Sweet Smell of Success”, Marvin Hamlisch (music), Craig Carnelia (lyrics), and John Guare (book)

The cast included Marc Kudisch (Hand to God) as J.J. Hunsecker and Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan (Newsies) as Sidney Falcone as well as Adam Jacobs (Aladdin) as Dallas, Lindsay Mendez (Wicked) as Rita, Marissa McGowan (A Little Night Music) as Susan, Bernard Dotson (Sweet Smell of Success — Original Cast), Steven Brinberg, Peter Dugan, and Charles Yang. The ensemble will feature Craig Blake, Dionne Figgins, Matt Gibson, Justin Henry, Reed Kelly, Amanda Kloots, Ryan Steer, Mindy Wallace, Chryssie Whitehead, Ryan Worsing, and Sam Zack.

The performance was directed by John Simpkins with musical direction by J. Ernest Green, Choreography by Emmy Winner Tyce Diorio, stage management by Tony Award Winner Peter Lawrence and sound by Bob Rendon.

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Jeremy Jordan — Biography:

Jeremy Jordan

Jeremy Jordan

Jeremy Jordan is a rising star of stage and screen, having starred on NBC’s musical drama Smash, and opposite Anna Kendrick in Jason Robert Brown’s The Last 5 Years. Jeremy received a 2012 Tony nomination for playing Jack in the hit Disney musical Newsies. Jeremy made his Broadway debut in Rock of Ages, then went on to appear in West Side Story and Bonnie & Clyde. In 2012 he starred opposite Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah in the movie Joyful Noise. For more information on Jeremy please visit his website. Jeremy Jordan — Website 

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