Billy Porter Set for Free Broadway in Bryant Park Concert, Featuring Betsy Wolfe and Tyler Hanes

Cabaret & Concert News   Billy Porter Set for Free Broadway in Bryant Park Concert, Featuring Betsy Wolfe and Tyler Hanes
The free lunchtime concert series continues July 20.
Billy Porter Monica Simoes

The Broadway in Bryant Park lunchtime concert series will continue July 20, emceed by 106.7 LITE FM's Rich Kaminski and co-hosted by Josh Hyman and Aubrey Taylor from Drunk Shakespeare. Kinky Boots Tony winner Billy Porter will make a special appearance, offering two songs from his newest recording, The Soul of Richard Rodgers: “Edelweiss” and “The Lady Is a Tramp.”

Also scheduled to perform July 20 are the following shows and actors:

Waitress: Betsy Wolfe, Caitlin Houlahan, Charity Angél Dawson, Drew Gehling, Dayna Jarae Dantzler, Kayla Davion, Tyrone Davis Jr., Matt DeAngelis, Law Terrell Dunford, and Molly Hager

Cats: Tyler Hanes, Christine Cornish Smith, Jessica Hendy, Francesca Granell, Jonalyn Saxer, Maria Briggs, Andrew Wilson, and Zachary Daniel Jones

Spamilton: Tristan J. Shuler, Chris Anthony Giles, Cameron Amandus, Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, Aaron Michael Ray, and Fred Barton on piano

Taking place at 12:30 PM on Thursdays, 106.7 LITE FM presents sneak peek performances from the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway on the Bryant Park Stage throughout the season. Hosted by the station’s on-air personalities and theatre favorites, the series runs through August 10.

The lineup for the remainder of the season follows:
July 27: A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, Avenue Q, The Imbible
August 3: Miss Saigon; Chicago; Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812; Broadway Dreams
August 10: Come From Away, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Bandstand, Curvy Widow

The Bryant Park stage is located at Sixth Avenue between 40th and 42th Streets. Lawn seating is first-come, first-serve.

Check out photos from the first concert of the season below:


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