THE SCREENING ROOM: Jennifer Hudson, Megan Hilty, Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara Sing on Fourth of July (Video)

By Playbill Staff
July 5, 2012

Broadway raised some patriotic voices in honor of Independence Day with musical specials on CBS and PBS.



Playbill.com has compiled some highlights of the special concerts, featuring performances by Jennifer Hudson, Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Broderick, Megan Hilty and Matthew Morrison.

Academy Award-winning "Dreamgirls" star Jennifer Hudson performed some hits from the Henry Krieger-Tom Eyen musical with the Boston Pops for CBS.

"And I'm Telling You I'm Not Going."

"Love You I Do," from the film of "Dreamgirls."

Tony Award nominees Kelli O'Hara and Matthew Morrison sing a duet of "Tonight" from West Side Story for PBS' "A Capitol Fourth."

O'Hara and her Tony-winning Nice Work If You Can Get It co-star Matthew Broderick perform "S'Wonderful" from the Gershwin musical.

"Smash" star Megan Hilty offers a patriotic medley for "A Capitol Fourth."

"Glee" cast member Amber Riley delivers "River Deep, Mountain High" and "Proud Mary" for "A Capitol Fourth."