Broadway Comes to the Boroughs

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You may have heard a soundtrack, but Broadway in the Boros is like being at a Broadway show.  The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) kicked off the five-borough initiative at Lighthouse Plaza in St. George, Staten Island, on Friday, June 24, with the casts of She Loves Me and Fiddler on the Roof, joined by Julie Menin, Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, and NYC Council Representative Debi Rose.

At rock concerts, guitar, keyboard and drums are part of the band, but this band included bass and violin, and a very different sound. The lyrics were clear and understandable even if you were not familiar with the songs. It felt like being at a Broadway show.

For a full  list of events from MOME, visit their calendar by clicking here.

Watch NY1 News coverage online at www.NY1.com

  • Meredith Arout with Kathryn Carse for Life-Wire News Service.

2 thoughts on “Broadway Comes to the Boroughs

    nicholasgeorgianis said:
    June 29, 2016 at 1:43 pm

    Eddy, Wonderful story. I hope to talk to you one day.
    646-410-3412. I am being transferred to Seaview Hospital for acute rehab after 3 hernias surgery at RUMC.

    GOD BLESS

    Nicholas Georgianis

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      eddygregory responded:
      June 29, 2016 at 2:25 pm

      Thanks, Nicholas. Good luck at RUMC

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