The weekly, mid-day event features musical offerings by Broadway and Off-Broadway shows. The series will continue 12:30 PM Thursdays through Aug. 12.
Performances Aug. 5 included:
Million Dollar Quartet: "Blue Suede Shoes", "Matchbox", "I Hear You Knockin'" and "Who Lotta Shakin' Goin On" performed by Christopher Ryan Grant, Erik Hayden, Corey Kaiser, Levi Kreis, Rob Lyons, Larry Lelli and Elizabeth Stanley
Freestyle Love Supreme: Featuring Anthony Veneziale, James Monroe Iglehart, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Chris Sullican and Arthur Lewis
The Fantasticks: "Try to Remember" performed by Edward Watts, "I Can See It" performed by Matt Leisy and Edward Watts, and "Soon It's Gonna Rain" performed by Matt Leisy and Juliette Trafton
Avenue Q: "If You Were Gay", "The More You Ruv Someone" and "Everyone's A Little Bit Racist" performed by Sarah Stiles, Seth Rettberg, Rob Morrison, Jed Resnick, Jasmin Walker, Hazel Ann Raymundo and Maggie Lakis
Fela!: "Trouble Sleep" and "Teacher" performed by Sahr Ngaujah, Lillias White, Iris Wilson, Afi McClendon, Shaneeka Harrell, Abena Koomson, Rujeko Dumbutshena, Shakira Marshall, Ismael Kouyate, Gelan Lambert, Farai Malianga, Nicole DeWeever, Adesola Oskalumi, Oneika Phillips and Jeffery Page
Here's a look at the afternoon concert:
Million Dollar Quartet, Freestyle Love Supreme, Fantasticks, Avenue Q and Fela! Rock Bryant Park
Upcoming performances are as follows:
Aug. 12 (Lite FM Emcee: Bob Bronson)
La Cage Aux Folles
West Side Story
Bryant Park is located on 6th Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets. All performances are free and open to the public.
Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. In the case of rain, check the radio's website for changes.