Night on Broadway: Celebrating 7 Years of Bringing Back Broadway

Night On Broadway (www.NightOnBroadway.la) will feature innovative, multi-cultural entertainment programming in more than a half dozen of Broadway’s historic theatres, open to the public especially for this event, in celebration of the 7th anniversary of Councilmember José Huizar’s Bringing Back Broadway – a 10-year plan for Broadway’s revitalization.

 

It has been decades since this many of Broadway’s historic theatres have been open for entertainment on the same night!  You will not want to miss Nova Han presents Wilderbe,String TheoryTwo Bit CircusNoH8Dance Mob NationChessboxingJessica FichotThe Skylarks, and others, plus a screening of Fritz Lang’s 1937 masterpiece Metropolis!

 

An on-street festival area will feature booths and pop-up shops from DTLA businesses, a vintage car show including the L.A.F.D. 1931 Seagrave Fire Hose Wagon, a family-friendly kids’ area (including a soccer kick activity with members of the L.A. Galaxy), and a festival stage featuring even more live entertainment.

 

Broadway restaurants, bars and businesses will be open, many offering specials for Night on Broadway participants. Local artists will exhibit their work. The Museum of Neon Art will provide tours of Broadway’s historic neon signs (advance reservations required for this activity only.)

 

More than a dozen food trucks will be on site, and Broadway’s historic Grand Central Market vendors will be open late with special Night on Broadway programming.

 

Night On Broadway will be free and open to the public for all ages. Enjoy, explore, and create your own unique Night on Broadway!

 

Presented by Councilmember José Huizar’s Bringing Back Broadway, the Los Angeles Neighborhood Initiative, and Los Angeles Streetcar Inc. 

 

Sponsored by the California Hospital Medical CenterTerroni, Broadway Lofts, City Market of Los Angeles, LA Downtown NewsMETRO with partners: Downtown ArtWalk4 Wall EntertainmentCalifornia Historic Route 66 AssociationCasa 0101, Downtown Center BIDHistoric CORE BIDJ&M EventsL.A. Fashion DistrictL.A. Historic Theatre FoundationMumtaz Marketing & EventsMuseum of Neon ArtNajafi Design Group,  NoH8 Raw Materials Art SuppliesThink Tank Gallery, We Are Giants and each of the amazing entertainment acts, and Broadway theatre venues making this possible.

 

 

TRANSPORTATION: Go Metro! Show your TAP card at the Bringing Back Broadway booth and enter to win a free pair of tickets to an upcoming concert or event at Broadway’s historic Orpheum Theatre. Take the Metro Red or Purple Line to Pershing Square Station. For your best route or more info, visit the Metro Trip Planner or call 323-Go Metro or (323-466-3876). Parking is available at the City’sPershing Square Parking Garage at a flat rate of $7 for vehicles entering after 5pm, and exiting before 2am. Commercial surface lots and garages in the area offer varying commercial prices.


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Jessica Wethington McLean
Executive Director, Bringing Back Broadway
Director, Downtown Economic Development

Office of City Councilmember José Huizar
200 N. Spring Street #465
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Jessica.WethingtonMcLean@lacity.org
213-473-7014

www.BringingBackBroadway.com
www.Facebook/BringingBackBroadway
Twitter: DTLA_Broadway

 

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