Darren Criss and Nick Jonas Reprise 'How To Succeed in Business' With 'Brotherhood of Man' Duet at Elsie Fest

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Nick Jonas could also be extra targeted on his solo music profession today, however the 26-year-old hasn't forgotten his Broadway beginnings. At least Darren Criss made certain of that Sunday evening (Oct. 7).

The former Glee star hosted his 4th annual Elsie Fest at Central Park SummerStage in New York City, celebrating Broadway reveals outdated and new with appearances from Sutton Foster, Alex Newell and Rufus Wainwright. During one in all Criss' solo performances on the stage, the newly Emmy-winning actor paid homage to his first Broadway position in How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying. He stripped down the present's massive dance quantity, "Brotherhood of Man," utilizing his acoustic guitar to make everybody swoon — after which took that to a different stage.

"Now there's a second verse in right here," Criss informed the group. "I wasn't the one individual to do that present, so I'm gonna need assistance from one other one who did this present."

Out got here Nick Jonas, and cue the hysteria. The two took turns with the remaining verses of the tune, sometimes harmonizing as followers excitedly cheered them on. 

Criss and Jonas every performed the lead position of J. Pierrepont Finch in How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying in 2012, taking up for Daniel Radcliffe who performed Finch within the preliminary reprisal of the musical in 2011. The present marked Criss' Broadway debut and Jonas' fourth, however first since 1999.

Jonas wasn't the one shock visitor at this 12 months's Elsie Fest, because the present additionally featured appearances from Jodi Benson (aka the unique voice of Ariel), Zachary Levi and Casey Cott.

Watch Criss and Jonas' "Brotherhood of Man" duet under.

Darren Criss and Nick Jonas Reprise 'How To Succeed in Business' With 'Brotherhood of Man' Duet at Elsie Fest