Tony Winner Bernadette Peters Will Ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell July 13

By Michael Gioia
12 Jul 2012

Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN

In honor of this year's Broadway Barks!, which will be held July 14 in Shubert Alley, Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters (Song and Dance, Annie Get Your Gun), co-founder of the organization, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to kick off Barks' 14th year.

Peters will ring the NASDAQ closing bell July 13 at 3:45 PM.

The NASDAQ MarketSite is located at 4 Times Square at 43rd and Broadway.

As previously reported, this year's Broadway Barks! will feature Tracie Bennett, Bill Berloni, Jackie Burns, Michael Cerveris, John Dossett, Richard Fleeshman, Montego Glover, Joel Grey, Julie Halston, Jeremy Jordan, Carol Kane, Judy Kaye, Steve Kazee, Angela Lansbury, Dick Latessa, Linda Lavin, Caissie Levy, Audra McDonald, Michael McGrath, Judy McLane, John McMartin, Cristin Milioti, Bebe Neuwirth, Rory O'Malley, Bryce Pinkham, Andrew Rannells and Chandra Lee Schwartz.



Broadway Barks!, co-founded by Mary Tyler Moore and Peters, helps many of New York City's shelter animals find permanent homes by informing New Yorkers about the plight of the thousands of "homeless" dogs and cats in the metropolitan area.

For more information visit BroadwayBarks.com or NASDAQ.com.