Performers will include Tony Award winner Adriane Lenox (After Midnight, Doubt), Tony Award nominees Anita Gillette (Neil Simon's Chapter Two) and Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde), Drama Desk nominees Aaron Lazar (Les Misérables, A Little Night Music), Patrick Page (Spider Man Turn Off the Dark, Cyrano, Casa Valentina), Nancy Anderson (Jolson & Company, Wonderful Town, A Class Act) and Jeffry Denman (Yank!, Irving Berlin's White Christmas), Ron Bohmer (A Little Night Music, Ragtime, The Woman in White) and Maxine Linehan (Bronte).
"Taking audiences from 1915 to 2014, this year the critically acclaimed Broadway by the Year Series has a new twist," according to press notes. "Instead of four years in four shows, the 2014 season will bring 100 years of Broadway history in four incredible evenings, showcasing 100 Show Tunes from 100 Shows performed by 100 Broadway Stars. Each show will cover a quarter of a century of Broadway songs from shows including A Chorus Line, Annie Get Your Gun, Babes in Arms, Brigadoon, Cabaret, Candide, Dreamgirls, Follies, Funny Girl, Girl Crazy, Gypsy, Guys & Dolls, Into the Woods, La Cage Aux Folles, Lady Be Good, Kiss Me Kate and more!"
Created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel, each evening of the Broadway by the Year series will feature 25 stars singing and dancing through the history of the Great White Way.
The third show, The Broadway Musicals of 1965-1989, will be held May 12 at 8 PM, and the fourth and final show of the series, The Broadway Musicals of 1990-2014, will be June 23 at 8 PM.