Back2Broadway Month in September Will Feature Free Concerts and Other Special Events

News   Back2Broadway Month in September Will Feature Free Concerts and Other Special Events The second annual Back2Broadway Month will kick off Sept. 12 with the free annual Broadway on Broadway concert in Times Square. The month will include other free concerts, special interactive activities, the annual Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction, and other events to celebrate the Broadway community and its new season.

The month is a program of The Broadway League, presented by The New York Times with additional support from Audience Rewards, 
Clear Channel Spectacolor, SIRIUS XM Radio and
Times Square Alliance.

A listing and description of some of the major events of the month follow:

Broadway on Broadway free concert
Sept. 12 at 11:30 AM
Times Square
"This free outdoor concert in the heart of Times Square kicks off the new Broadway season with star performances from new shows and long-running favorites, accompanied by a live 30-piece orchestra." Visit broadwayonbroadwday.com for details.

Broadway Salutes
Sept. 14, 4 PM
Duffy Square
"Second annual public celebration presented by The Broadway League and the Coalition of Broadway Unions and Guilds (COBUG) honoring the myriad of artists who have made Broadway great for decades – with special recognition for those who have worked 25, 35, and 50 years in their respective theatrical craft."

Broadway Open Call Karaoke in Times Square
Sept. 15, 5 PM
Duffy Square
"Sing your favorite show tunes in the heart of Times Square, hosted by Sirius XM Radio’s Julie James." Broadway Dance Studio in Times Square
Sept. 22, 5 PM
Duffy Square
"Learn the hottest moves in the middle of the theatre district! Hosted by Sirius XM Radio’s Julie James."

Broadway Open House Theatre Tours
Sept. 25
"An exclusive look at what goes on in Broadway’s historic playhouses before the audience comes in."

Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Sept. 26, 10 AM – 7 PM
Shubert Alley
"The biggest and brightest stars from Broadway, Off-Broadway, dance and daytime television come out to greet fans and sell memorabilia. Costume pieces, autographs, original scripts, rare photographs, and more."

SIRIUS XM Radio "Live on Broadway" Lunchtime Concert hosted by Seth Rudetsky
Sept. 15, 22 and 29, 12 – 1 PM
Broadway Concierge and Ticket Center
"Free live taping of weekly national satellite radio program featuring musical performances and interviews with Broadway stars."

Broadway Star Chat
Sept. 29
"Interactive panel discussion featuring Broadway stars and insiders."

Broadway Happy Hour
Sept. 30
"A chance to mingle with Broadway stars, insiders and theatre-lovers. Details to be announced on Facebook.com/BroadwayHappyHour."

For more information, including times, locations and a full calender of events, visit ilovenytheater.com.

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