Baldwin, Breaker, Foster, Jackson, Leavel, Ripley, Tveit Set for Broadway on Broadway 2009

News   Baldwin, Breaker, Foster, Jackson, Leavel, Ripley, Tveit Set for Broadway on Broadway 2009
 
A host of theatre favorites will be part of the annual Broadway on Broadway concert — which is produced by The Broadway League and The Times Square Alliance — Sept. 13 in Times Square.
Alice Ripley
Alice Ripley Photo by Aubrey Reuben

Michael McKean, who will return to Broadway this season in Superior Donuts, will host the free annual event, which is scheduled to begin at 11:30 AM ET. Kate Baldwin, Daniel Breaker, Kerry Butler, Ben Crawford, Jennifer Damiano, Sutton Foster, Anya Garnis, Deirdre Goodwin, Cheyenne Jackson, Chad Kimball, Pasha Kovalev, Beth Leavel, Caissie Levy, Constantine Maroulis, Michael McKean, Christiane Noll, Laura Osnes, Alice Ripley and Aaron Tveit will be among the 200 performers entertaining Times Square audeinces.

The concert, presented by Buick LaCrosse and Continental Airlines, will feature performances from current and upcoming Broadway productions to celebrate the beginning of the 2009-2010 Broadway season. Expect appearances and/or performances from the stars of Bye Bye Birdie, Fela!, Memphis, Finian’s Rainbow, Ragtime, Billy Elliot The Musical, Burn the Floor, Chicago, HAIR, In The Heights, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, Jersey Boys, The Lion King, Mamma Mia!, Mary Poppins, Next To Normal, The Phantom of the Opera, Rock of Ages, Shrek The Musical, South Pacific, West Side Story and Wicked.

In a previous statement host McKean said, "It is an honor to be hosting this year’s Broadway on Broadway. I am thrilled to be a part of the Broadway community and I look forward to kicking off the new Broadway season at this amazing event."

For more information visit www.broadwayleague.com.

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