Broadway Musicals of 1961 at The Town Hall
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Author/critic Scott Siegel created the series for Town Hall, which he writes and hosts. Siegel takes audiences of all ages on a musical tour of the Great White Way, offering an entertaining verbal account of Broadway's history. Each evening celebrates the songs from Broadway shows of a selected year, sung by a cast of talented cabaret and Broadway performers. This marvelous program not only highlights favorite show-stopping numbers, it also features lesser-known gems. Featuring songs from: Carnival (Bob Merrill), How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Frank Loesser), Subways Are For Sleeping (Jule Styne/Comden & Green), Sail Away (Noel Coward), Milk and Honey (Jerry Herman), 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.