Broadway Sings The Pop Divas

Tuesday, August 16 7:00-8:00 PM

Broadway Sings® The Pop Divas

At Broadway Sings® the Pop Divas, join the live, brass-packed Broadway Sings band and six insanely talented Broadway stars as we tribute some of the most beloved pop divas of our time. Throughout the night, you’ll hear new arrangements of the hits of female pop superstars, each given a brand new twist, featuring artists such as Whitney Houston, Adele, Ariana Grande, Kelly Clarkson, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Beyoncé. Grab a cocktail, and come party with Broadway Sings for a live performance in Central Park!

$25 – general admission to the performances. This is a non-skating event.

Scheduled to Appear:

  • Marty Thomas (Wicked)
  • Corey Mach (Godspell)
  • Nick Rashad Burroughs (Tina)
  • Nyla Watson (Waitress)
  • Ryah Nixon (Kinky Boots)
  • Ashley De La Rosa (Mean Girls) 
The New York Times calls the series “sheer brilliance” and has landed on Playbill’s “Best of the Year” lists for multiple years in a row. The show is produced by Corey Mach, with music directed by Joshua Stephen Kartes.

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Broadway Sings®

The Broadway Sings concert series, founded in 2012, rearranges and reorchestrates the music of pop superstars to fit the strengths of the certain Broadway performer singing the songs. They have incorporated more than 350 Broadway actors into their shows, including Tony Award Winners/Nominees Ben Platt, Ariana DeBose, Danielle Brooks, Constantine Maroulis, Keala Settle, Stark Sands, Jarrod Spector, Lena Hall, Brandon Victor Dixon, Saycon Sengbloh, and Lauren Patten.

Corey Mach

Corey Mach Corey is the creator, producer, and director of the acclaimed concert series Broadway Sings, now in its tenth year. Broadway credits include: Kinky Boots, Hands on a Hardbody, Godspell. Tours: Wicked, Flashdance the Musical, Rent. Off Broadway: Invisible Thread (Second Stage), Chix 6 (LaMama). Other credits include Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing with Debra Monk and Boyd Gaines at Signature Theatre (directed by James Lapine), Tim Rice’s From Here to Eternity at Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival, the world premiere of Mystic Pizza at Ogunquit Playhouse, and Sara Bareilles’ Waitress at American Repertory Theater.

Joshua Stephen Kartes

Joshua Stephen Kartes is a composer, arranger, pianist, vocalist, musical director, vocal coach, and clinician. He is the music director, arranger and orchestrator for the acclaimed concert series Broadway Sings, now in its 10th year. In addition to Broadway Sings, he has a resume of hundreds of concerts, workshops, and cabarets under his belt. Joshua received the acclaimed Joseph Jefferson Award for Outstanding Musical Direction for his work in Chicago’s production of “Cabaret”. He also co-created, music directed and wrote the musical arrangements for the Chicago world premiere hit production of “Jacques Brel’s Lonesome Losers of the Night”; he was announced as the recipient of the 2008 After Dark Award for Outstanding Musical Direction for his work on this show.

Date / Time Tuesday, August 16 from 7:00 – 8:00 PM