Jelani Alladin, Krysta Rodriguez & Jeff Hiller On The Shakespeare In The Park Musical, "Hercules"
Public Works is presenting the glorious story of "Hercules," brought to vibrant life by professional actors and community groups from across the city.
Directed by Public Works Founder and Resident Director Lear deBessonet, this summer’s production, based on the Disney animated film, features the film’s beloved score, plus additional original songs by the film’s composer Alan Menken and lyricist David Zippel, with a new book by Kristoffer Diaz and choreography by Chase Brock.
Journey with Hercules in the new stage adaptation that invites New Yorkers from all five boroughs to participate in a joyous musical that celebrates the heroes found in all of us.
Actors Jelani Alladin, Krysta Rodriguez and Jeff Hiller took the BUILD stage to discuss the musical.