"Broadway in Bryant Park" to Feature Gypsy, Godspell, Cry-Baby, In the Heights and 13 Casts

By Ernio Hernandez
23 May 2008

Robin de Jesus and Lin-Manuel Miranda in In the Heights.
Robin de Jesus and Lin-Manuel Miranda in In the Heights.
Photo by Joan Marcus

Broadway and Off-Broadway musicals will once again perform at New York's Bryant Park this summer when 106.7 Lite FM presents "Broadway in Bryant Park."

The midday series which highlights current and upcoming musicals on and Off-Broadway will launch July 10 at the midtown park. The performances take place Thursdays, 12:30 PM-1:30 PM on The Lawn.

The seventh annual series (subject to change) follows:

  • July 10 - Chicago, Monty Python's Spamalot, Cry-Baby, [title of show] and Stomp
  • July 17 - Avenue Q, The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia!, In the Heights and Pure Country
  • July 24 - The Lion King, Passing Strange, Hairspray and Godspell
  • July 31 - The Little Mermaid, Altar Boyz and Cirque Dreams
  • Aug. 7 - Spring Awakening, Gypsy, Xanadu and Mary Poppins
  • Aug. 14 - Grease, Young Frankenstein, Rent, Legally Blonde and 13

    Bryant Park is located just behind the New York Public Library on Sixth Avenue between 40th and 42nd Streets. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

    For more on "Broadway in Bryant Park," visit 1067newyork.com.