Karen Ziemba
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Karen Ziemba
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Nancy Anderson, Joyce Chittick, Mark Jacoby, Marc Kudisch, Nancy Lemenager, Sarah Jane McMahon, Julia Murney, Christiane Noll, Jack Noseworthy, Rachelle Rak, Megan Sikora, Noah Racey, and Karen Ziemba will be among the artists participating in the first Summer Broadway Festival, to be held at 8pm on Mondays, July 16, 23, and 30 at the Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street). The series will be created, written and hosted by TheaterMania contributor Scott Siegel.

The first evening, A Night at the Operetta features the great melodies of Sigmund Romberg, Rudolf Friml, Victor Herbert, and other beloved composers. On July 23, Broadway's Rising Stars will feature a specially selected group of performers, the best and brightest from universities and performing arts schools across New York City.

July 30 will see All Singin! All Dancin! with today's great Broadway dancers putting their own terpsichorean spin on some of Broadway's greatest songs. Racey will direct and choreograph this event.

For tickets and information, visit www.thetownhall-nyc.org.