oday, 106.7 LITE FM announced the return of its highly-anticipated, 15th annual lunchtime theatre summer series, ‘106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park.’ The 2015 program will present the best of Broadway, FREE to the public, on six consecutive Thursdays beginning July 9 at 12:30 p.m. ET on the Bryant Park Stage. Hosted by LITE FM’s on-air personalities, the annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances will run through Thursday, August 13. This year’s 106.7 LITE FM’S Broadway in Bryant Park is presented by NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Aruba Tourism Authority and SheaMoisture.
Broadway in Bryant Park invites New Yorkers to soak up the summer and watch hit musical numbers from current and past Tony Award-winning musicals, including The King and I (four-time 2015 Tony Award winner including Best Revival of a Musical), Something Rotten! (2015 Tony Award Winner for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical), Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, STOMP, LES MISERABLES, WICKED, Kinky Boots and CHICAGO.
Celebrating 15 years of providing free theatre entertainment, ‘106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park’ will run from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET on the following Thursdays; July 9; July 16; July 23; July 30; August 6; and August 13. The Bryant Park stage is located at 6th Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets. Lawn seating is first-come, first-serve.
“Summer 2015 marks an incredible milestone year for 106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park – 15 Years of music and performances – and we are incredibly proud of this event which has become an iconic New York City summer tradition for our listeners, Broadway fans and city visitors alike,” said Chris Conley, Program Director of 106.7 LITE FM. “We look forward to another summer season of joining new and returning guests outside in Bryant Park to watch our favorite award-winning Broadway performances.”
Thursday, July 16
106.7 LITE FM Host: Christine Nagy
Co-Host: 39 Steps
– Finding Neverland
– SISTAS: The Musical
– MAMMA MIA!
Full schedule on BroadwayWorld