It’s the one-week anniversary of CCES’s production of Godspell, which has received much praise and recognition. But not much is known about the show itself or how our production came together. Well, we decided to give our readers a treat: an insider look into what goes on backstage. Here’s Godspell By the Numbers!
1970: Year when the show was first written
1000: number of pictures taken
524: Seating capacity of the Rooke Theater
518: People who attended
139: Hours of Practice
35: Number of crew members, including backstage moms and sound technicians
18: Amount of songs in the entire show (including reprises)
17: Number of spotlights used
13: Number that the song “Day by Day” made on the Billboard pop singles charts in 1972
10: Number of cast members
5: Number of tech week days
3: Number of amazing performances!