Matt Dole “Le Jazz Hot” | Broadway Backwards 2022

by Marypublished on July 6, 2022

Broadway Backwards 2022 kicked off with a scorching rendition of “Le Jazz Hot” from Victor/Victoria, performed by the vivacious Matt Doyle. A 2022 Tony Award nominee for Company, Doyle stepped into Julie Andrews’ famous shoes with the help of a sizzling ensemble of Broadway Backwards dancers. What starts with Doyle cooly crooning evolves into a dynamic celebration of jazz, starting the night off with an electric energy.

Broadway Backwards “Le Jazz Hot”
by Leslie Bricusse and Henry Mancini from Victor/Victoria
Matt Doyle and Ensemble
Choreographed by James Kinney
Costume Design by Jeff Johnson-Doherty
Orchestrated by Nicholas Connors
Music Direction by Nick Wilders
Conducted by Ted Arthur

Lighting Design by Craig Stelzenmuller
Costume Design by Tyler Carlton Williams, Jeff Johnson-Doherty, John Kristiansen, and Natalie Loveland
Prop Design by Jenna Snyder and Alexander Wylie
Sound Design by Marie Renee Foucher

Production Supervisor by Jeff Brancato
Stage Managing by Gregory R Covert
Casting Consultants by Chad Eric Murnane and Mark Brandon

Video by Bardo Arts Productions.

What began as a small, grassroots concert performed in the community room at The Center in 2006 has grown into a highly anticipated event presented in one of Broadway’s most beautiful theaters. In its 16 editions, Broadway Backwards has raised $6.3 million for Broadway Cares and The Center.

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