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Theater Gone Wrong: We Beseech Thee to Hear Corbin Bleu's Godspell Story

What happens when the cross you're supposed to bear isn't there?

The 2011 revival of Godspell at the Circle in the Square Theatre was a relatively low-tech production, with the exception of a cross that came down at the end of the show for Jesus's crucifixion. One night, though, as former cast member Corbin Bleu recalls, the cross failed to come down. So he had to improvise — but standing with your arms out for a long stretch of time can really hurt.