Entitled A Night at the Opera: Vocal and Instrumental Classics, the evening will be hosted by Tudor City resident, Broadway and cabaret performer Raissa Katona Bennett. Those scheduled to perform include Willy Falk, the original Chris in the Broadway production of Miss Saigon, as well as the cast of I've Got a Little Twist, Bistro and MAC Award winner Mark Janas, members of The Metropolis Opera Project, Sarah Rice (the original Johanna in Broadway's Sweeney Todd), cabaret artist Maureen Taylor and composer/lyricist Bill Zeffiro.
Accompanists for the concert include David Caldwell, Kenneth Gartman, and Mark York.
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 Sept. 7 with Love Grows Here: Contemporary Pop, Rock & Theatre and Oct. 5 with Jazz!
The concerts are being produced in association with the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs; visit www.MACNYC.com.