Entitled Stars and Songs of Broadway, the evening will be hosted by Tudor City resident, Broadway and cabaret performer Raissa Katona Bennett. Those scheduled to perform include Kristy Cates (Wicked), Zachary James (The Addams Family), Jana Robbins (Gypsy, Tale of the Allergist's Wife), MAC and Bistro Award winner Karen Oberlin, MAC Award winners Hector Coris and Richard Skipper, and cabaret performers Shana Farr and Valerie Lemon. Accompanists are David Caldwell, Jeff Cubeta, Kenneth Gartman and Bill Zeffiro with Cindy Gooden on bass.
The concert will be presented in the South Park of Tudor City Greens Park. Concertgoers should enter at Tudor City Place between East 41st and 42nd Streets, between First and Second Avenues.
The series will continue July 6 with A Child's Garden of Verses: Songs By, About, For and With Children, Aug. 3 with A Night at the Opera: Vocal and Instrumental Classics, Sept. 7 with Love Grows Here: Contemporary Pop, Rock & Theatre and Oct. 5 with Jazz!
The concerts are produced in association with the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs; visit www.MACNYC.com.