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Before you take your seat in the theatre on Tuesday evenings, enjoy original music performed by Broadway actors and composers at the Crossroads of the World. Positioned within Times Square Market, the local outdoor food market in Times Square, audiences can enjoy food and Happy Hour drinks while taking in FREE concerts by Broadway professionals.
John Arthur Greene
John is currently the understudy for Max in Tootsie (Broadway) after wrapping a 2 year stint starring as Theo - the lead singer of “No Vacancy” in School of Rock (Broadway); U/S Max Van Horn (Pre-Broadway/Chicago); “American Idol” Season 15 - Farewell Season (Featured Artist); Riff in West Side Story (Broadway); Doctor, U/S Mr. Wormwood in Matilda (Broadway); Robert Mullins in “Peter Pan Live” (NBC); Luke in Mim (Off-Broadway); Jonathan in Tick Tick Boom… (LA); Action in West Side Story (50th Anniversary European Tour); Jack Kelly in Newsies (Maltz Jupiter); Riff in West Side Story (Boston Pops Symphony); Danny in Grease (NCT - BroadwayWorld.com Award for Best Actor in a Musical), just to name a few. He performs his solo music all over the world, most recently singing “Heaven on Their Minds” for promotion of NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live” with the kids from School of Rock, “Gethsemane” for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s New York Times Talk and “Jailhouse Rock” for Mike Stoller’s 80th Birthday Celebration.
His newest single “LiNE & THE LETTiNG GO” is out now along with “March On!”, “Hold onto Me,” “Easy,” “Brooklyn,” “Takes Me Back” & his debut EP “Shadows of Light” are all now available on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon and YouTube under his own record label JAG Records. The videos for “LiNE & THE LETTiNG GO,” “March On!”, “Easy” & “Creep” are available on YouTube.
Crystal Monee Hall
Crystal Monee Hall’s varied career as a singer, songwriter, instrumentalist and actress has included roles on Broadway (“RENT”), sold out tours with acclaimed musicians Mickey Hart (Grateful Dead) and Dave Schools (Widespread Panic), being featured on Saturday Night Live and also a guest appearance on the HBO comedy-drama “High Maintenance.” She has released three albums (one solo as well as two with Hart) with work from her most recent EP "If You Breathe" called “riveting” by Billboard Magazine. Her newest release seamlessly blends Hall’s love for world, blues, jazz, soul and contemporary R&B, showcasing her talent as a songwriter, while highlighting a voice that has captivated audiences worldwide.
Crystal continues to be a key part of high-profile music moments, including a feature with country superstar Thomas Rhett on Saturday Night Live in March 2019. Rolling Stone took notice of her standout performance of “Don’t Threaten Me With a Good Time,” noting it “put on display the superb, soulful talents of Crystal Monee Hall.” In 2019 she provided backing vocals for Tony Award winner Ben Platt on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and Tony Award winner Cynthia Erivo for her “Live at Lincoln Center” PBS special. She also joined Kesha as part of her powerful 2018 Grammy Awards performance in support of the #TimesUp movement, provided supporting vocals for Mariah Carey's Christmas residency at New York's Beacon Theater, and performed alongside Kanye West and Chance the Rapper during their debut performance of "Ultralight Beam" on SNL. Crystal provided backing vocals for Craig David's "All We Needed," the official song of the BBC's 2016 Children in Need campaign. With her career continuing to flourish, Hall looks forward to reaching new listeners with her message, music and voice.
The Broadway Buskers concert series is curated and hosted by Ben Cameron.