THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!'s Michael Nigro Joins BROADWAY COMES TO YONKERS Tonight
Michael Nigro from NBC's THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE! sings tonight, Monday, April 6 at 7pm in Yonkers, NY at the Riverfront Library, 1 Larkin Center, as part of the 12th Annual Broadway Comes to Yonkers to benefit Youth Theater Interactions (YTI).Emceed by YTI Former Board Member, DeForrest Raphael, this year's all-star line-up includes: Fredi-Walker Browne,(RENT) and her Kids Choir; Laurissa Romain (South Pacific & Chris Rock's Film Top Five); Alex DeCastro (The Lion King, The Color Purple); Joel Karie (The Lion King); Michael Nigro (Sound of Music LIVE); Luca Padovan (Newsies); Rebecca Larkin (South Pacific, Avenue Q); Tim Realbuto (The Emperors Club, Sopranos); Erica Philpot (Singer); Brianna Paolino (Singer/Songwriter), Maya Lisbin (Opera Singer/Yonkers Idol Winner); Nhyira Johnson (Dancer, YTI Alum); Hillary Marie-Michael (Tap Dancer); Yolanda F. Johnson,(Opera Singer, YTI Alum); Special Guests performing Dance Solos, Jade Cloud.
The evening's performance includes musicians: Tom Gallaher, Piano; Steve Singer, Drums and Brian Nalepka on Bass.
Broadway Comes to Yonkers is Presented by YTI Executive/Artistic Director, Donise Lyons and Secretary to the YTI's Board of Directors, Chelsea P. Freeman.
Broadway Comes to Yonkers was created by previous Executive Director Maime Duncan-Gibbs (Chicago, Jelly's Last Jam, Cats, Kiss Me Kate) to help benefit Youth Theatre Interactions, Inc., a not-for-profit performing arts school located in Yonkers, NY, the annual event is now in its 12th successful year. For more information, visit www.youth-theatre.org.
Past performers include Tony Award winner LaChanze, Aisha de Haas, Marty Thomas, Jimmy Tate, Ben Cameron, Gayle Samuels, Sue Delano, Ty Stephens, Mary Claire Miskell, Michael Demby-Cain, Diana Brownstone, and many more.
The concert will take place tonight, April 6th at 7:00 PM at the Yonkers Riverfront Library (1 Larkin Center, Yonkers, NY) with a reception to follow at Zuppa Restaurant (www.zupparestaurant.com). Tickets, priced from $30-$65 are available by calling (914) 963-3040 or e-mailing email@example.com.