21st Century Broadway
21st Century Broadway
Friday, October 27, 2023
Carnegie Hall, Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage
Steven Reineke, Music Director and Conductor
Joined by a quartet of Broadway’s brightest stars, The New York Pops performs music from some of the most iconic new classics that have graced the stage since 2000, including Hamilton, Jagged Little Pill, Wicked, The Last Five Years, and Waitress.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
The New York Pops Carnegie Hall Subscription Series is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.
About the Artists
Jeremy Jordan is best known for his Tony and Grammy-nominated portrayal of Jack Kelly in Newsies on Broadway, as well as his many roles on television including series regulars on CW's "Supergirl”, NBC's “Smash” and Disney's “Tangled." Most recently, he starred as Seymour in the New York production of the iconic Little Shop of Horrors. Next up, Jeremy will star as the tenacious record industry giant, Neil Bogart, in the new feature film, Spinning Gold. Other films include The Last 5 Years opposite Anna Kendrick, Joyful Noise with Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton, American Son with Kerry Washington, and Newsies live on stage. Additional Broadway credits include Bonnie & Clyde (Theatre World Award), West Side Story, Waitress, American Son, and Rock of Ages. He has guest starred on numerous television shows, including "The Flash," "Elementary" and "Law and Order: SVU.” Jeremy's concerts and cabaret shows have won awards and acclaim worldwide. He is also the lead singer of "Age of Madness," a new rock band which launched earlier this year. Follow @JeremyMJordan for all updates.
Hailey Kilgore is an American singer, dancer and actress. Best known for her Tony and Grammy nominated turn as Ti Moune in the Broadway revival of Once On This Island, Hailey has since gone on to star in multiple films including the critically acclaimed Respect opposite Jennifer Hudson and the forthcoming feature Cinnamon in which Hailey stars in the eponymous role. The film will be making its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival in June. On the TV front, Hailey currently stars as Jukebox in Starz's Power Book III: Raising Kanan and has had multiple memorable arcs on Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories on Apple and NBC's The Village. Hailey's first EP Desire and Devotion will be released March 17th, 2023. Hailey is represented by A3 and CIRCLE OF CONFUSION.
Javier Muñoz is best known for starring and co-creating the role of "Alexander Hamilton'' in the hit musical Hamilton on Broadway for two years after Lin-Manuel Miranda departed the show (and was his alternate prior to that). He got his break starring as “Usnavi” in In the Heights on Broadway, also created by Miranda. Javier recently starred in the pre-Broadway run of the new musical, The Devil Wears Prada, in the role of “Nigel Owens” (originated by Stanley Tucci in the feature film), with music by Elton John. Javier starred in the dark comedy indie feature, Monuments, opposite David Sullivan & Marguerite Moreau; he just wrapped the indie feature Love Reconsidered; and stars in Three Months, opposite Troy Sivan and Judy Greer, which is available on Paramount+. He voices a lead character in the Disney Jr. animated series, Eureka! Other TV credits include recurring on Shadowhunters, Blindspot and Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. Javier is also an outspoken activist for LGBTQ+ rights.
Heralded as one of the “Breakout Stars of 2020” by The New York Times, Elizabeth Stanley received Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle Award nominations and a Grammy Award for her recent performance as Mary Jane Healy in the musical Jagged Little Pill, inspired by the music of Alanis Morissette, book by Diablo Cody, and directed by Diane Paulus.
Ms. Stanley has dazzled Broadway audiences as Claire De Loone in the revival of On the Town (Drama Desk Nomination), Dyanne in Million Dollar Quartet, Allison in Cry-Baby, and April in the Tony Award-winning revival of Company. She appeared as Gussie in James Lapine’s production of Merrily We Roll Along at City Center Encores! (PS Classics cast recording), The Nurse in Hello, Again (Transport Group, Drama League Award), Signature Theatre’s production of F**king A and Of Thee I Sing (Master Voices, Carnegie Hall). She starred as Francesca in the First National Tour of Jason Robert Brown's The Bridges of Madison County and as Kira in the First National Tour of Xanadu. She recently appeared opposite Vanessa Williams and Santino Fontana in Sondheim’s Anyone Can Whistle in Concert at Carnegie Hall with MasterVoices.
On television, Elizabeth has a recurring role in the upcoming FX seres “Kindred”, and her many other appearances include “The Equalizer”, “Gossip Girl” (HBO Max), “New Amsterdam”, “Younger”, “Blue Bloods”, “N0S482”, “FBI”, “The Get Down", “The Affair,” “Black Box,” “Made in Jersey,” “Fringe,” and “PBS Great Performances - Company.”
She has played leading roles on stages throughout the country including: Sundance Theatre Festival, Sacramento Music Circus, Pittsburgh CLO, Barrington Stage Co., Philadelphia Theatre Co., Rep. of St. Louis, O’Neill, La Jolla Playhouse, Pioneer Theatre Co., Cincinnati Playhouse.
Graduate of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. IG: @el.stans
Photo of Jeremy Jordan by Nathan Johnson. Photo of Hailey Kilgore by Tom Lupton. Photo of Javier Muñoz by Gavin Bond. Photo of Elizabeth Stanley by Jenny Anderson.