BROADWAY IN CHICAGO ANNOUNCES FULL LINE-UP OF PERFORMANCES AT ANNUAL FREE SUMMER CONCERT

Broadway In Chicago Summer ConcertFREE BROADWAY IN CHICAGO SUMMER CONCERT, sponsored by ABC 7 Chicago and hosted by ABC 7 Chicago’s Janet Davies, from the entertainment and lifestyle program 190 NORTH. The concert, as part of the 15th year of Broadway In Chicago, will take place on Monday, August 17, 2015 at 6:15 p.m. at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park (201 E Randolph St). The Broadway In Chicago Summer Concert at Millennium Park is produced in partnership with the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. This year the concert will feature cast performances from the Pre-Broadway World Premiere of GOTTA DANCE, the sparkling new tour of 42nd STREET,A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER, IF/THEN, Emerald City Theatre’s A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS, BEAUTIFUL – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, Roundabout Theatre Company’s CABARET,DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE, Disney’s NEWSIES and Disney’s THE LION KING.

“This summer concert is one of our favorite events of the year.  It’s an unforgettable gathering of the friends and fans of Broadway In Chicago with an amazing array of performers representing the best of Broadway,” said Eileen LaCario, Vice President of Broadway In Chicago. “There is no better way to commemorate our 15th year than by celebrating in one of Chicago’s most iconic settings.”

Presented in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events as part of Millennium Park Presents. Millennium Park proudly presents symphonic music, dance, opera, Broadway hits and more—performed by some of Chicago’s best-loved cultural institutions.  For full calendar information, visit millenniumpark.org.  For exciting facts about the Park, program updates and weather cancellations, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @Millennium_Park and like us on Facebook.

Janet Davies will highlight all the exciting performances in the Broadway In Chicago Summer Concert during the next edition of 190 NORTH, airing Sunday, August 23 at 11:00 PM on ABC 7.

For more information on the Summer Concert or any Broadway In Chicago shows visit www.BroadwayInChicago.com.