NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess) — MSG Entertainment announced that the new production at Radio City Music Hall, New York Spring Spectacular, launched its preview weekend with two sold-out shows and one near sellout, following near sellouts of the first preview performances on Thursday and Friday.
Produced by Weinstein Live Entertainment and MSG, the show features Laura Benanti as the female lead, Jenna; Emmy Award winning choreographer Derek Hough as the male lead, Jack; Lenny Wolpe as Bernie; Jared Grimes as Marshall and the Rcockettes.
The production also include celebrity video cameos by 50 Cent, Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz, Walt Frazier, John Leguizamo, Al Michaels, Kelly Ripa, Mariano Rivera, Sam Rosen, Carmelo Anthony, Henrik Lundqvist, Martha Stewart and Donald Trump.
“We are ecstatic to be celebrating our first sell out performances of New York Spring Spectacular,” said David Goodman, president, Productions, MSG Entertainment. “The demand to see the show is completely overwhelming. The word is out, we are bringing ‘Spectaculars’ back to New York City at Radio City Music Hall.”
The Rockettes have been on hiatus since last year when MSG pulled the plug on the opening of the show "Heart and Lights" saying "it has become clear that additional work is needed to deliver the unforgettable experience our customers have come to expect from us." – Staff Writers