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Alex Prakken '11

October 9, 2019

Alex Prakken '11 was mentioned in Broadway World on 10.11.19: "The Muny has announced that St. Louis native and longtime Muny performer, Alex Prakken, will star alongside the previously announced Mikaela Bennett in the eighth installment of its off-season concert series, Muny Magic at The Sheldon, November 5 and 6 at 7:30 p.m. Prakken replaces Jason Gotay, who had to withdraw from the concert due to being cast as Che in the upcoming New York City Center Encores! production of Evita. The enchanting evening will be music directed by frequent Muny music director Charlie Alterman. Muny Magic at The Sheldon is proudly sponsored by The Kranzberg Arts Foundation. A former Muny Kid and Teen, Prakken's recent Muny credits include his stirring performance as the Courier in last season's 1776 and Marius in Les Misérables. Other tour and regional credits include: Newsies, Jesus Christ Superstar (Jesus), Grease and South Pacific." Read the whole article here.