Broadway in the Boros Kicks Off Season June 23 With Waitress and Chicago

Cabaret & Concert News   Broadway in the Boros Kicks Off Season June 23 With Waitress and Chicago The summer series is offered in various neighborhoods throughout NYC.
Betsy Wolfe
Betsy Wolfe

The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment's Broadway in the Boros series, featuring performances from the casts of Broadway musicals in various neighborhoods throughout New York City, launches June 23 at noon in Albee Square Plaza with performances from Waitress and Chicago.

These performances are family-friendly, free, and open to the public.

This year's programming also includes a screening of Disney's Newsies, which will return to cinemas this summer.

Read: NEWSIES, STARRING JEREMY JORDAN, WILL RETURN TO MOVIE THEATRES

Broadway in the Boros is a partnership between the Broadway theatre community and New York City Parks Department, along with AFM Local 802 and alliances among city agencies, neighborhood organizations, and local cultural institutions.

The complete schedule for the series follows:

June 23, Noon-1 PM
Albee Square Plaza, Downtown Brooklyn
Featuring performances from Broadway cast members of Waitress and Chicago

July 21, Noon-1 PM
Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, Queens
Featuring performances from Broadway cast members of Anastasia

July 24, 7-10 PM
Williamsbridge Park Oval, Bronx
Screening of Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical!, preceded by special guest performers and an interactive crowd dance lesson

July 28, Noon-1 PM
Borough Hall Plaza, Staten Island
Featuring performances from Broadway cast members of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Check out footage from the filmed Newsies presentation below:

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(Updated June 23, 2017)

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