Jason Gotay, Ben Fankhauser, Christina Sajous, Joe's Pub
BRING IT ON's Jason Gotay performed "Westland Avenue" and NEWSIES' Ben Fankhauser and SPIDER-MAN and AMERICAN IDIOT's Christina Sajous sang "Ask Me Too" at last night's (August 26th) St. Jude Benefit Concert at Joe's Pub. Check out video of the performances below!
These stars were joined by Kate Shindle (Wonderland, Legally Blonde), Steel Burkhardt (Hair), Josh Franklin (Ghost, Anything Goes) and Corinne Melancon (Mamma Mia). Also on the lineup were Tony Nominee Patina Miller (Sister Act), Rebecca Faulkenberry (Spider-Man, Rock of Ages), Jason Gotay (Bring It On), Jay Armstrong Johnson (Catch Me If You Can, 35MM), Kara Lindsay (Newsies), Taylor Louderman (Bring It On), Zak Resnick (Mamma Mia!), Ali Stroker (“The Glee Project”) and Jennifer Hope Wills (Phantom) with Kelsey Burd, BranDon Chandler, Alex Goley (The Berenstein Bears LIVE!), Kiley McDonald, Blake Pfeil, Marissa Rosen (My Big Gay Italian Wedding), Amanda Savan and Katherine Wright.
The concert was a benefit for St. Jude Children Research Hospital, who have completely changed how the world treats children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases through their research. At St. Jude’s, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family's ability to pay. You can learn more at www.stjude.com.
Drew Overcash hosted the evening, which featured new music and arrangements, as well as fan favorites, from composers such as Joey Contreras, Bobby Cronin, Drew Gasparini, Derek Gregor and Sam Carner, Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk, Marcy Heisler and Zina Goldrich, Blake Pfeil, Georgia Stitt and Overcash.