Release Date: Sep 07, 2012
THE ANNUAL FREE CONCERT KICKS OFF THE 2012-2013 BROADWAY SEASON
PRODUCED BY THE BROADWAY LEAGUE AND THE TIMES SQUARE ALLIANCE
|WHO:||Kathie Lee Gifford (TODAY Show, Scandalous) hosts Broadway on Broadway with performers Ed Asner (Grace), Carolee Carmello (Scandalous, Parade), Reeve Carney (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark), Adam Chandler-Berat (Peter and the Starcatcher), Elizabeth A. Davis (Once), Katie Finneran (Annie), Perez Hilton (NEWSical, The Musical), Steve Kazee (Once), Celia Keenan-Bolger (Peter and the Starcatcher), Odalys Molina (Telemundo), Amy Spanger (Chicago, Kiss Me Kate), Anthony Warlow (Annie), plus cast members from Annie, Bring It On: The Musical, Chicago, Mamma Mia!, Newsies, Motown: The Musical, Once, Peter and the Starcatcher, Scandalous: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, Bare, Stomp, plus a very special Nederlander 100th Anniversary Celebration, a Sneak Peek from Season 2 of NBC’s SMASH and more! All performers and musical numbers are subject to change.|
|WHAT:||Broadway on Broadway 2012 – Live concert in Times Square – FREE for the public|
Sunday, September 9th
10:30 a.m. - Press/Photographer check-in at S.W. corner of 47th Street and Broadway (outside, in front of Blue Fin) Enter on 47th Street and Broadway.
11:00 a.m. - Talent interviews at Step and Repeat begin (46th and Broadway)
11:15 a.m. - Special pre-show announcement photo-op in front of stage
11:20 a.m. - Broadway on Broadway concert
TODAY Show star Kathie Lee Gifford will host the 20th annual concert, which is presented by UNITED Airlines and The New York Times. The annual free outdoor concert brings together stars and performances from current and upcoming Broadway productions to celebrate the beginning of the Broadway season. Alex Lacamoire will be the Musical Director of Broadway on Broadway. For the event, Times Square will be transformed into an outdoor theatre with fans filling 46th & 47th streets between Broadway and Seventh Avenue.
PLEASE CALL (212) 212-703-0221 TO CONFIRM YOUR COVERAGE.
ATTENDANCE IS BY PRE-APPROVED CREDENTIALS ONLY.