Handel's Messiah Rocks – PBS Special, National Tour, and CD/DVD Release on Sony Classical and Integrity Music. The groundbreaking live musical event, Handel's Messiah Rocks, that blends classical music with classic rock in a fresh new interpretation of George Fredrick Handel's celebrated oratorio.
Experience this revolutionary musical event that features stunning visual effects, thrilling songs, an orchestra, rock band, adult and children's choirs and some of the most powerful voices in stage and screen including: MiG Ayesa who, among other credits, was a finalist on CBS' ROCKSTAR: INXS; LaChanze who won a Tony Award for her role as Celie in The Color Purple and Tony Award nominee J. Robert Spencer who played Nick Massi in the original Broadway Cast of Jersey Boys and is currently starring in the Broadway hit Next to Normal. Also featured are members of the legendary Boston Pops led by renowned conductor Keith Lockhart. This production was conceived and adapted by Tony Nominees Jason Howland and Dani Davis, creators of the critically-acclaimed Broadway production of Little Women. Also featured as a child soloist is Noah Pelty, grandson of Chicago's own Lee Pelty.