I Love NY Theater.com is celebrating “Back2Broadway” month this September with free shows, free gifts, and awesome deals on dining and theater. September is traditionally opening month for the new season of shows on Broadway and this promotional event is sure to be a great success. Here are some of the things they’ve got planned throughout the month of September.
Back2Broadway Month Free Shows
Sirius XM Radio’s “Live at Lunchtime” Concert – Wednesdays throughout the month, beginning September 9
This is a free live taping of a weekly satellite radio show featuring performances and interviews with Broadway stars. The show begins at noon in the Times Square Information Center on 7th Avenue, between 46th and 47th Streets.
Broadway on Broadway Free Concert
The giant outdoor stage at Crossroads of the World Theater in Times Square is the setting for musical performances by Broadway stars. This event takes place Sunday, September 13th at 11:30 AM.
This is a weekly insider’s peek at what goes on behind the scenes at some of the most popular Broadway shows. The Q&A’s begin at 5:30 PM Wednesdays beginning September 9th. Locations vary. See website for details.
Broadway Open Call Karaoke
Visitors get to take a crack at performing some of their favorite Broadway show tunes. Thursdays, beginning September 10th. Times and locations vary. See website for details.
These are just several of the many free events taking place during Back2Broadway Month. See the I Love NY Theater website below for more on events for kids, families, and much, much more.
Back2Broadway Show Offers
Dozens of Broadway’s greatest shows are offering special discounts throughout the month on performances. Tickets for Burn the Floor, Chicago, Hair, In the Heights, Mamma Mia, Mary Poppins, Memphis, Next to Normal, Phantom of the Opera, the Royal Family, Shrek (50% discount throughout the month of “Shrektember”!), Superior Donuts, The Toxic Avenger, and Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps are all available at discounted prices. Other shows are offering free gifts with the purchase of a full price ticket, such as Billy Elliot, the Musical (free tote bag), Jersey Boys (free sampler CD), Lion King (free cast album), West Side Story (free magnet), and Wicked (free tote bag). Check out the website below for details.
Back2Broadway Dining Deals
A wide selection of restaurants will be offering dining specials throughout the month, as well. From free drinks to prix fixe menus to discounts, there’s great reason to go out and enjoy some world class dining. Some of the area restaurants participating in the event include Carmines (280 W. 44th St.), Bangkok House (360 W. 46th St.), Bond 45 (154 W. 45th St.), Café Un Deux Trois (123 W. 44th St.), ESPN Zone (1472 Broadway), Havana Central (151 W. 46th St.), and many, many more. I Love NY Theater’s website lists all of the participating restaurants and their offers, as well as links to the restaurant websites.
Back2Broadway month is a great way to spend some leisurely time while in New York City. With all the free goodies and discounts, there’s surely something for everyone to enjoy!
Here are some links for more information on Back2Broadway month:
I Love NY Theater’s Back2Broadway site: http://ilovenytheater.com/dining.html
I Love NY Theater’s main site: http://www.ilovenytheater.com/home_01.php
Broadway League Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Broadway-League/27783323796
Broadway League’s Twitter page: http://twitter.com/thebwayleague