Broadway by the Year: Musicals of 1937 at The Town Hall

02/11/13 123 W. 43rd St. Map
2128402824 Ages: All Ages $45-$55

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Come celebrate the rich and varied history of The Great White Way as The Town Hall kicks off the 13th season of its acclaimed BROADWAY BY THE YEAR series. Created, written, and hosted by author/critic Scott Siegel and featuring Broadway heavyweights Brian d'Arcy James, Tonya Pinkins, Elizabeth Stanley, Kevin Earley, and Carole J. Bufford, this show is sure to be a Smash! The season begins by exploring the shows of 1937, a year that witnessed the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge, the sudden death of George Gershwin, the Hindenburg disaster and a world on the brink of war. The evening will feature songs from: Babes in Arms (Rodgers & Hart), I'd Rather Be Right (Rodgers & Hart), Between the Devil (Dietz & Schwartz), Hooray For What! (Arlen & Harburg), and more!

Venue Description: Home to live events ranging from world music, jazz, gospel, blues, folk, show tunes, political humor, theatre, dance, the critically acclaimed Broadway by the Year, Garrison Keillor's annual holiday residency, and more. Most recently, The Dalai Lama and President Obama have graced the stage. Located in Times Square/the Theater District.