NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was another big step on the road to recovery Saturday as the second Broadway performance hosted by New York PopsUp took place.
Actress Amber Iman belted out songs at the famous Broadway Theatre in Midtown.READ MORE: New York State Trooper Christopher Baldner Charged With Murder In Christmas 2020 Crash In Ulster County That Killed 11-Year-Old
The audience was made up of cast members from shows that are on hiatus because of the pandemic, including “West Side Story,” “Dear Evan Hansen,” “Come From Away” and “Hamilton.”READ MORE: Should New Jersey Issue A COVID Vaccine Mandate For State Workers, Teachers? Voters Weigh In As Race For Governor Nears Finish Line
The first pop-up performance on a Broadway stage took place last Saturday.
Dancer and choreographer Savion Glover and actor Nathan Lane performed at the St. James Theater for an audience of 150 people, mostly made up of front-line medical and health care workers.MORE NEWS: Laid Off Workers At Doral Arrowwood Resort Awarded $2.5 Million Payout For Club's Violation Of WARN Act
Close to 1,000 NY PopsUp events have been planned across New York State. The series launched in February and will run through Labor Day.