Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti, and Melissa Errico Head to Provincetown for Summer Concerts

Cabaret & Concert News   Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti, and Melissa Errico Head to Provincetown for Summer Concerts
 
The Massachusetts resort will see and hear top Broadway talent by the beach.
Melissa Errico
Melissa Errico

A flock of Broadway stars is winging its way to Cape Cod this summer. Provincetown’s Art House and Town Hall will play host to concerts by Tony Award winners Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti, Faith Prince, and Michael Cerveris, plus Melissa Errico, Megan Hilty, Ana Gasteyer, Christine Pedi, Beth Malone, and many more.

Many will appear as part of the seventh season of the theatre’s “Broadway @ The Art House” series organized by Artistic Director Mark Cortale and Playbill columnist Seth Rudetsky. Several will appear as separate concert attractions.

Here are Broadway-related highlights of the season. Rudetsky serves as host and pianist except where otherwise noted:

July 1–2 Michael Cerveris: Tony Award winner for Assassins and for Fun Home

July 28–29 Melissa Errico: Broadway star of Finian’s Rainbow, Dracula, and High Society, and a Tony nominee as Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady.

July 30 Christine Pedi: Featured player in Forbidden Broadway, The Newsical, plus Broadway’s Chicago, and daily host of SiriusXM Radio’s On Broadway channel.

August 4-7 Marilyn Maye: Veteran cabaret singer. Billy Stritch will serve as pianist.

August 6 Megan Hilty: Star of Broadway’s 9 to 5 and TV’s Smash.

August 13 Sutton Foster Two-time Tony-winning star of Thoroughly Modern Millie and Anything Goes. Michael Rafter will serve as pianist.

August 20–21 Beth Malone: Broadway star of Ring of Fire and Tony nominee for Fun Home, makes her Art House debut. Accompanist to be announced.

August 25–26 Faith Prince: Tony Award winner for Guys and Dolls, and co-star of A Man of No Importance and Disaster!

September 3 Laura Benanti: Tony winner for Gypsy and star of Broadway's recent She Loves Me revival.

September 9 Ana Gasteyer: Co-star of TV's Grease: Live! and Saturday Night Live, and Broadway's Wicked.

Playlists and other details of their performances are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.

Also appearing this summer: Melissa Ferrick, Varla Jean Merman in Bad Heroine, Steve Grand, Ryan Landry, Tori Scott, Bianca Del Rio, The Atomic Bombshells, Marilyn Maye, Marisol Montalvo in Mad Scene, Ben Rimalower in Patti Issues, the team of Unitard in Tard Core!, Peaches Christ and Jinkx Monsoon in Return to Grey Gardens, and many other attractions.

Click here to see the entire season lineup.

Subscriptions and individual tickets can be ordered at Ptownarthouse.com or by calling (800) 838-3006. The Art House is located at 214 Commercial Street; Town Hall is located nearby at 260 Commercial Street, both in Provincetown, Massachusetts.

Errico, Prince, Benanti and Rudetsky have been special guest performers on several of Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Playbill’s inaugural river cruise along the Rhône River in May 2017 is sold out, but cabins are available for the Rhine River cruise in August 2017, featuring Rudetsky, Prince, Andréa Burns, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Santino Fontana. Playbill Travel is now also booking Broadway on the Danube River for November 2017, with celebrity guests to be announced. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.


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