106.7 LITE FM announced the return of its highly-anticipated, annual lunchtime theatre summer series, ‘106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park.’ The 2016 program will present the best of Broadway, free to the public, on six consecutive Thursdays beginning July 7 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 11th.
The Color Purple (2016 Tony Award Winner for Best Revival of a Musical), Fun Home (2015 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical), Something Rotten! (2015 Tony Award Winner for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical), Matilda, Fiddler on the Roof, WICKED, Kinky Boots and Waitress are all included.
Celebrating 16 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 7; July 14; July 21; July 28; August 4; August 11. The Bryant Park stage is located at 6th Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets. Lawn seating is first-come, first-serve.
Thursday, July 7
106.7 LITE FM Host: Delilah
Co-Host: Cady Huffman (Shear Madness)
· The Color Purple
Thursday, July 14
106.7 LITE FM Host: Christine Nagy
Co-Host: Catherine Russell (Perfect Crime)
· The Fantastiks
· Finding Neverland
Thursday, July 21
106.7 LITE FM Host: Helen Little
Co-Host: Alex Brightman + Sierra Boggess (School of Rock)
· Fiddler On The Roof
· Les Misérables
· Fuerza Bruta
· The Marvelous Wonderettes
Thursday, July 28
106.7 LITE FM Host: Bob Bronson
· Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812
· Kinky Boots
· Fun Home
· Himself & Nora
Thursday, August 4
106.7 LITE FM Host: Rich Kaminski
Co-Host: Dena Blizzard (One Funny Mother)
· An American In Paris
· Avenue Q
· Holiday Inn
Thursday, August 11
106.7 LITE FM Host: Victor Sosa
· Phantom Of The Opera
· Something Rotten
For details, schedule updates and a chance to win free Broadway tickets, fans can listen to 106.7 LITE FM via the station’s website, www.litefm.com, as well as on iHeartRadio. 106.7 LITE FM is a leading media outlet in the New York market. The station’s programming and content are available across multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; online via its branded digital sites; mobile; and social, with nationwide listening through iHeartRadio, the all-in-one streaming music and live radio service.
**Schedule subject to change at discretion of 106.7 LITE FM or pending weather conditions.
**In the event of mandatory performance cancellation, all efforts will be made to re-assign previously scheduled shows into a remaining “Broadway in Bryant Park” performance date.
**Visit www.litefm.com or tune into 106.7 LITE FM for ‘Up-to-the-Minute’ schedule changes and or performance cancellations.
**106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park 2016 is being produced by Pop2Life www.pop2life.com.
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