By Andrew Gans
26 Aug 2013
The concert, entitled Broadway Under the Stars, features the talents of Tony winner Beth Leavel, Tony nominee Vivian Reed, Tony nominee Joshua Henry, John Bolton, Max von Essen, Tari Kelly, Jeff McCarthy and Patti Murin.
The evening includes a mix of Broadway favorites with a special tribute to Jersey City native and Tony Award-winning composer/lyricist Maury Yeston. The show is directed and choreographed by Scott Thompson, with musical direction by Fred Barton.
The venue is located on the left bank of the Hudson River directly across from midtown Manhattan. Admission is free.
The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC), a New Jersey not-for-profit, is presenting a summer-long series of open-air concerts free of charge to the general public. Limited seating is available; however, audience members are requested to bring a lawn chair or blanket, if possible, and encouraged to picnic on the lawn.
Lincoln Harbor Park is accessible by car, NJ Transit Bus #158, and NY Waterway Ferry to the Lincoln Harbor stop. In the event of inclement weather, the concert may be rescheduled to the following night.
For more information, directions, late-breaking concert news and updates, check the HRPAC website (hrpac.org) or call the concert info line at (201) 716-4540.