Danielle Brooks, Carly Hughes, Ciara Renée Join Broadway Sings Whitney Houston
The complete lineup of performers has been announced for Broadway Sings Whitney Houston, the 11th show in the Broadway Sings concert series. The event, which features music orchestrated and arranged by Joshua Stephen Kartes, will take place at Highline Ballroom on April 10.
Joining the lineup are Danielle Brooks (The Color Purple), Carly Hughes (Chicago), Mykal Kilgore (The Book of Mormon), and Ciara Renée (Pippin). Previously announced performers include Nick Rashad Burroughs (Kinky Boots), Nicholas Christopher (Motown), Lilli Cooper (Spring Awakening), Christine Dwyer (Wicked), Jason Gotay (Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark), Sydney James Harcourt (Hamilton), Amber Iman (Shuffle Along), Aisha Jackson (Waitress), Marcus Paul James (Rent), Joaquina Kalukango (The Color Purple), Corey Mach (Godspell), Jamard Richardson (The Book of Mormon), Saycon Sengbloh (Eclipsed), and Marisha Wallace (Something Rotten!).
As with previous Broadway Sings concerts, the show's cast will sing completely new arrangements of beloved hits, accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra playing original orchestrations. The concert will pay tribute to groundbreaking artist Whitney Houston and her greatest songs, including "I Will Always Love You," "I Have Nothing," "Greatest Love of All," and "So Emotional."