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'Waitress,' 'Wicked,' More Set for Annual 'Broadway in Bryant Park'



    'Waitress,' 'Wicked,' More Set for Annual 'Broadway in Bryant Park'
    Joan Marcus
    Keala Settle, Jessie Mueller and Kimiko Glenn in "Waitress"

    The lineup for 106.7 LITE FM's annual "Broadway in Bryant Park" program has been set.

    The summer series brings the best of Broadway and off-Broadway to the Bryant Park Stage, for weekly outdoor concerts co-hosted the radio station's popular on-air personalities and musical theater stars, when available.

    Currently, 25 shows are scheduled to perform at this year's event, which will run weekly on Thursdays from July 7 through Aug. 11. Lawn seating is first come, first serve.

    July 7
    : Cady Huffman ("Shear Madness") and LITE FM's Delilah
    Participating Shows: "Wicked," "Stomp," "The Color Purple" "Matilda," and the Radio City Rockettes.

    Heather Headley on 'The Color Purple'

    [NY] Heather Headley on 'The Color Purple'
    Heather Headley stops by the studio to chat about taking on the iconic role of Shug Avery in the Tony-Award winning musical revival "The Color Purple".
    (Published Tuesday, June 28, 2016)

    July 14
    : Catherine Russell ("Perfect Crime") and LITE FM's Christine Nagy
    Participating Shows: "Chicago," "The Fantasticks," "Motown" and "Finding Neverland."

    July 21
    Co-Hosts: Alex Brightman and Sierra Boggess ("School of Rock") with LITE FM's Helen Little
    Participating Shows: "Fiddler on the Roof," "Les Misérables," "Fuerza Bruta" and "The Marvelous Wonderettes."

    July 28
    : LITE FM's Bob Bronson
    Participating Shows: "Waitress," "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812," "Kinky Boots," "Fun Home" and "Himself & Nora."

    August 4
    : Dena Blizzard ("One Funny Mother") and LITE FM's Rich Kaminski
    Participating Shows: "Beautiful," "An American in Paris," "Avenue Q," and "Holiday Inn."

    August 11
    Host: LITE FM's Victor Sosa
    Participating Shows: "Phantom of the Opera," "Something Rotten!," "Cagney," and "Ruthless."

    In addition to 106.7 LITE FM, this year’s concert is presented by New York-Presbyterian for Kids and the TKTS Discount Ticketing Booth.

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