Bryant Park is located behind the New York Public Library from 40th to 42nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues. The closest subway to Broadway in Bryant Park is the 7 or B/D/F/V to 42nd Street/Bryant Park. The concerts are mostly on Thursday afternoons beginning at 12:30 p.m. and last approximately 1 hour. Admission is free.
Performers from each Broadway show perform 2-3 songs during these hour-long lunchtime concerts. There are plenty of chairs and tables throughout Bryant Park, though you may want to bring a blanket if you want to sit on the grass.
2011 Broadway in Bryant Park Schedule
Thursday, July 7, 2011
STOMP, Baby It’s You, Sister Act, Zarkana
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Chicago, Million Dollar Quartet, Catch Me If You Can, Newsical
Thursday, July 21, 2011
The Addams Family, Billy Elliot, Memphis, Rock of Ages, Voca People
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Anything Goes, The Phantom Of The Opera, The Fantasticks, Hair, Traces
Thursday, August 4, 2011
Jersey Boys, The Lion King, Rent, Wicked, Death Takes a Holiday
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Mamma Mia!, Mary Poppins, Avenue Q, Priscilla Queen Of The Desert