Broadway Stars with a 30-Piece Orchestra
Perform Beloved R&H Songs
June 27, 2022 at 8:00pm
Merkin Hall at The Kaufman Music Center
129 West 67th Street (Broadway and Amsterdam)
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A cast of Broadway veterans accompanied by a 30-piece orchestra will perform selections from a number of the duo’s musical classics, including Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, The Sound of Music, Flower Drum Song, and Cinderella.
Performers include Mikaela Bennett (The Golden Apple), Sherry D. Bone (Ragtime), Donna Lynne Champlin (Sweeney Todd), Hannah Elless (Godspell), Danyel Fulton (Broadbend, Arkansas), Erika Henningsen (Mean Girls), Tony winner Rachel Bay Jones (Dear Evan Hansen), Danny Kornfeld (Harmony), Dorcas Leung (Hamilton), Sean MacLaughlin (Phantom of the Opera), Betsy Morgan (The King and I), Tally Sessions (Company), Alexandra Silber (Fiddler on the Roof), Jason Tam (Be More Chill), Jacob Keith Watson (Carousel), and Sally Wilfert (Assassins).
Baayork Lee, original Broadway cast member of A Chorus Line and The King and I, and Paolo Montalban, co-star of ABC’s film adaptation of Cinderella, seen on Broadway in The King and I, will co-host the evening.
Along with the musical performances, the show will feature backstage stories and lore about the original productions, featuring special guests connected to the original stars and creators. Jack Cummings III, Transport Group’s artistic director, will direct. The evening, written by Hannah Oren, will also feature musical direction by Joey Chancey.
This concert marks the 2022 installment of Transport Group’s Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series, which celebrates treasured Broadway scores, showcasing the original orchestrations in star-studded, one-night-only events.
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