Grease Cast Members to Perform as Part of "Broadway Night at Shea Stadium"
The company will perform the songs "Greased Lightnin'" and "We Go Together." "Broadway Night at Shea Stadium" benefits Broadway Cares / Equity Fights Aids in association with the Broadway Show League. In addition, The T-Birds will appear at Shea Stadium again on Wednesday, June 25 to perform their rendition of the National Anthem.
This production of Grease, directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall, opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on August 19. It features the original book, music, and lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey, plus four songs that were written by others for the 1978 film version: "Sandy," "Hopelessly Devoted to You," "You're the One That I Want," and "Grease." The production received a Tony nomination for Best Revival of a Musical.