Here’s a quick glance of some notable happenings on the Great White Way this week:
Now on Sale on Broadway
Holiday Inn – performances begin September 1st
Roundabout Theatre Company presents a new stage adaptation of the Oscar-winning film about an entertainer who leaves the bright lights of show business for the peace and quiet of a Connecticut farmhouse.
The Cherry Orchard – performances begin September 15th
Roundabout Theatre Company presents a new production of Anton Chekhov’s masterpiece about a family on the edge of ruin – and a country on the brink of revolution.
Broadway News and Notes
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jennifer Lopez Release Orlando Tribute Single
- Tony Award-winning Hamilton star and creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with Jennifer Lopez to release the original dance single “Love Make the World Go Round,” which was released July 8 on iTunes. All proceeds from the U.S. download sale of the song through 10/5 will go to the Hispanic Federation for the Somos Orlando Fund, which was created to aid those affected by the June 12 mass shooting at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub. For more on the collaboration, click here, and to download the single, click here.
Broadway in Bryant Park Kicks Off Its Summer Series
- The annual lunchtime summer series, “Broadway in Bryant Park”, returned to Midtown Manhattan 7/7. The outdoor concerts present sneak-peek performances from the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway on the Bryant Park Stage. The park is located at 6th Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets. Lawn seating is first-come, first-serve. To see the schedule of concerts for this summer, click here.