The Broadway League
729 Seventh Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10019
CONTACT: Elisa Shevitz
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
United Airlines Presents BROADWAY ON THE HUDSON Free Outdoor Concert
September 12, 2013
At Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza on Friday, September 27, 2013 at 12:30pm-2pm Rain or Shine.
BROADWAY ON THE HUDSON concert, presented by United Airlines, will take place in lower Manhattan on Friday, September 27th from 12:30pm to 2:00pm at Brookfield Place Waterfront Plaza, 220 Vesey Street.
The free outdoor concert will feature performances from nearly a dozen Broadway shows. Participating shows to date* include:
FIRST DATE THE MUSICAL
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA
ROCK OF AGES
SPIDER-MAN TURN OFF THE DARK
*subject to change
For more information about shows on Broadway and on national tours, please visit: www.broadway.org
United Airlines is the title sponsor of BROADWAY ON THE HUDSON and the official airline of The Broadway League.
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About The Broadway League
The Broadway League, founded in 1930, is the national trade association for the Broadway industry. The League's 700-plus members include theatre owners and operators, producers, presenters, and general managers who present in nearly 200 markets in North America, as well as suppliers of goods and services to the theatre industry. Each year, League members bring Broadway to nearly 30 million people in New York and on tour across the U.S. and Canada. For more information, visit www.BroadwayLeague.com, or follow The Broadway League on Twitter @TheBwayLeague or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BroadwayLeague. BROADWAY.ORG is the League's new official on-line headquarters for Broadway in NYC and on tour. Download the free Broadway.org mobile app for iOS or Android, and the free IBDB mobile app for iOS or Android. The Broadway League annually presents the Antoinette Perry "Tony" Awards,® one of the most coveted awards in the entertainment industry, with The American Theatre Wing.
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