The fifth concert of this season's Broadway in Bryant Park series was presented Aug. 9 with performances by Evita, Newsies, Rent, Rebecca and Chicago.
The free lunchtime concert series, presented by 106.7 Lite FM, plays Thursdays at 12:30 PM and continues through Aug. 16. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis on the lawn of Bryant Park, located at 6th Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets.
Evita, Newsies, Rent, Rebecca and Chicago Perform in Bryant Park
Performers for Aug. 9 follow:
Chicago: Donna Marie Asbury, Dylis Croman, Cristy Candler, Tonya Wathen, Tony Yazbeck, Eddie Bennett, Peter Nelson, Amos Wolff, Denny Paschall
Evita: Christina DeCicco, Max von Essen, Rachel Potter
Resorts World Casino New York City, which sponsors the concerts, also announced a contest in which fans can win a four-pack of Broadway show tickets for a year. Individuals may enter the contest at the Resorts World Casino tent during the concerts.
The remainder of the Broadway in Bryant Park schedule follows:
Aug. 16: Sister Act Nice Work If You Can Get It Avenue Q Bring It On: The Musical Rock of Ages A Christmas Story, The Musical