NBC's "Weekend Today" continues its annual Summer Concert Series with performances from several Broadway productions.
"Saturday Today on the Plaza," which features live, free, outdoor concerts Saturday mornings at 7 AM will include numbers from The Lion King, Mamma Mia!, 42nd Street, The Producers and the upcoming Boys From Syracuse. The concerts are broadcast live from Studio 1A in Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.
The complete list of performers, which also includes several pop stars, follows:
May 11 Broadway's The Lion King
May 25 Pet Shop Boys
June 1 Indigo Girls
June 15 Sarah Brightman
June 22 Broadway's Mamma Mia!
July 6 TBA
July 13 Jade Anderson
July 20 Broadway's 42 Street
July 27 Remy Shand
Aug. 3 Broadway's The Boys from Syracuse
Aug. 10 TBA
Aug. 17 Hop, Swing, & Jump Dance Studio
Aug. 24 Kenny Chesney
Aug. 31 TBA
Sept. 7 Broadway's The Producers
"Weekend Today" airs Saturdays from 7 to 9 AM ET on NBC. Soledad O'Brien and David Bloom host. —By Andrew Gans