BEETLEJUICE, HADESTOWN, KISS ME KATE, and More Set for STARS IN THE ALLEY
This year's Stars in the Alley will take place on Friday, May 10th at 1:00pm in Broadway's legendary Shubert Alley, west of Seventh Avenue between 44th & 45th streets.
Stars in the Alley is a free outdoor concert with live music, produced by the Broadway League and sponsored by United Airlines, that celebrates the 2018-2019 Broadway season and adds to the festivities leading up to the 2019 Tony Awards®. The event will consist of performances from this season as well as numbers from current long-running shows.
"Broadway is celebrating another remarkable year featuring the most talented performers in the city. We're inviting fans from all over to come and enjoy this free concert in Shubert Alley and sample the best of live theatrical entertainment!" saidCharlotte St. Martin, President of the Broadway League. "There will be something for everyone including performances from long running productions, new shows, and appearances from Broadway veterans and newcomers. It's the perfect way to spend a Friday afternoon."
"Broadway is synonymous with New York City - which is why United Airlines is so pleased to collaborate again this year with The Broadway League for the annual Stars in The Alley event for the 6th consecutive year. Working with such a culturally iconic organization allows us to support our customers and employees who are avid theatre fans," said Jill Kaplan, United's President of New York and New Jersey.
"The Music Performance Trust Fund is proud to support Stars In The Alley; a wonderfully unique live sampler of all the best that Broadway has to offer. There is nothing more fun than a free, live concert featuring the music and performers from so many current musicals." Dan Beck Trustee, Music Performance Trust Fund.
PARTICIPATING MUSICALS INCLUDE*:
- Ain't Too Proud
- Beautiful: The Carol King Musical
- Be More Chill
- The Cher Show
- Come From Away
- Dear Evan Hansen
- King Kong
- Kiss Me Kate
- Lion King
- Mean Girls
- The Phantom of the Opera
- Pretty Woman
- The Prom
WITH ADDITIONAL APPEARANCES FROM*:
- Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
- What the Constitution Means to Me
*subject to change
More details about Stars in the Alley to be announced soon! For Broadway information in NYC as well as for shows on tour across North America and internationally, visit Broadway.org.
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