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Flatiron Hot! News | August 20, 2017

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Broadway in Bryant Park: Week 6

August 12, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

Bryant Park‘s final weekly “Broadway in Bryant Park” show of the summer, where actors from hit Broadway musicals performs songs from their respective shows, took place this past Thursday. To watch some highlights, take a look … Read More

Above Ground Concert: The Affinity Brass Quartet in Madison Square Park

August 9, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

The musical group performing in Madison Square Park‘s latest weekly “Above Ground” concert today was The Affinity Brass Quartet. The group’s members are Michael Sinicropi (trumpet), Casey Tamanaha (trumpet), Adam Norris (horn), Ronald Wilkins (trombone), and Andrew Madej (tuba).

The … Read More

Broadway in Bryant Park: Week 5

August 4, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

Bryant Park‘s fifth weekly “Broadway in Bryant Park” show, where actors from hit Broadway musicals performs songs from their respective shows, took place yesterday. To watch some highlights, take a look at the video below. The … Read More

Above Ground Concert: Brown Rice Family in Madison Square Park

August 2, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

The performers of this week’s “Above Ground” concert in Madison Square Park were the band Brown Rice Family, The Park’s website describes the band as “a high-energy ensemble that combines an eclectic mix of musical influences, … Read More

Broadway in Bryant Park: Week 4

July 27, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

Bryant Park‘s fourth weekly “Broadway in Bryant Park” show, where actors from hit Broadway musicals performs songs from their respective shows, took place today. To watch some highlights, take a look at the video below. The … Read More

Above Ground Concert in Madison Square Park: Tipsy Oxcart

July 26, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

The band performing in Madison Square Park‘s latest weekly “Above Ground” concert today was Tipsy Oxcart. The band started in 2012, and its members are Dani Danor (Drum Kit), Jeremy Bloom (Accordion), Marandi Hostetter (Violin), Connell Thompson (Clarinet/Sax), and … Read More

Blues Band People vs. Larsen Kicks off Madison Square Park’s “Above Ground” Concert Series

July 18, 2017 |

Reported by Max Shapiro

Madison Square Park‘s annual “Above Ground” series of concerts (which happen every Wednesday this summer from 12:30 to 1:30 PM) is meant to shed light on currently unknown artists. The first performance of the summer last … Read More

Broadway in Bryant Park: Week 2

July 16, 2017 |

Max Shapiro

Every Thursday though August 10, you can catch Broadway in Bryant Park from 12:30-1:30 PM. These shows feature performances of songs “from the most popular songs on and off Broadway.” Last week’s songs were from the musicals STOMP, Groundhog Day, … Read More

Kids Band Joanie Leeds & the Nightlights Performs in Madison Square Park

July 6, 2017 |

By Max Shapiro

The performers of this week’s kids’ concert in Madison Square Park were the band Joanie Leeds & the Nightlights. The video below shows the kids in the audience dancing to a song about being green.

If you’ve got … Read More

Bryant Park Emerging Music Festival Showcases Up-and-Coming Artists

August 22, 2016 |

Reported by Max Shapiro and edited by the Flatiron Hot! News Editorial Staff

Last Friday, Bryant Park held its annual Emerging Music Festival. During this event, talented up-and-coming artists are given their chance to shine. The park was packed that … Read More