The concert, which will be held June 14 in Bryant Park, will be taped for a June 19 broadcast. WCBS-TV in New York will telecast the concert on Saturday, June 19 at 7 PM ET; check local listings. The 90-minute toast to Manhattan marks the kick-off to the city's outdoor summer concert season. A host of Broadway stars to be announced shortly will take part in the evening, which includes songs from the musical theatre backed by a 35-piece orchestra. Montages of scenes from classic movies will also be shown on a giant screen in the park.
"Broadway Under the Stars" is produced by the League of American Theatres and Producers and presented by Time Warner. Show time on June 14 is 8:30 PM.
Bryant Park is located in Manhattan between 40th and 42nd Streets, off Sixth Avenue.