BWW TV: Watch Beth Leavel, John Bolton, Julia Murney & More Sing from the Golden Age in BROADWAY BY THE YEAR!
Scott Siegel, creator/writer/host of Town Hall's (123 West 43 Street and 6th Avenue) Broadway by the Year, continues the critically acclaimed series that has been lovingly hailed as a success by Variety, Time Out New York and virtually every other theatrical paper, magazine and internet site in New York City. Over four concerts this season, Broadway by the Year will cover a century of Broadway history with over one hundred musical stars singing (and often dancing!) the songs that made the Great White Way great.
The latest edition covered 1941 to 1965, featuring songs from Oklahoma, Carousel, Finian's Rainbow, Kiss Me Kate, The Pajama Game, My Fair Lady, West Side Story, Oliver!, Hello Dolly, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and more. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the evening below!
Performers included: BETH LEAVEL ( Tony Winner, The Drowsy Chaperone ), JOHN BOLTON ( Drama Desk Nominee, A Christmas Story: The Musical ), JULIA MURNEY ( Two Time Drama Desk Nominee, Falling / The Wild Party ), LARI WHITE ( Three Time Grammy Winner; Ring of Fire ), LUBA MASON ( The Capeman, The WIll Rogers Follies, How to Succeed... ) , LIZ CALLAWAY ( Tony Nominee, Baby ), MOLLY POPE ( Found at The Atlantic Stage Company ), KT SULLIVAN ( Cabaret Legend, American Rhapsody ), JEFF HARNAR ( Two-Time MAC Award winner, Best Male Vocalist ), KAREN OBERLIN ( Nightlife, MAC and Bistro Award Winner ), STEVE ROSEN ( Guys and Dolls, Drama Desk Nominee: The Other Josh Cohen ), NOAH RACEY ( Thoroughly Modern Millie, Never Gonna Dance, Curtains ), BEN DAVIS ( Tony Honoree Baz Luhrmann's La Boheme, Violet ), ALEXANDRA SIBERT ( Grammy Nominee, Master Class ) , RYAN SILVERMAN ( Drama Desk Nominee, Passion; Side Show revival ), KELLI RABKE ( Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Les Miserables ) , KENDRICK JONES ( The Scottsboro Boys ), CAROLYN MONTGOMERY-FORANT ( Nightlife, MAC and Bistro Award Winner ) , JENNY LEE STERN ( Rocky ) , LEE ROY REAMS ( Tony Nominee, 42nd Street ) and THE BROADWAY BY THE YEAR CHORUS.