2017 Season

A Broadway Romance

When & Where

Fri Jul 21 2017
Sat Jul 22 2017 Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo


George Gershwin: Overture to Girl Crazy
Frank Loesser: Song of a Summer Night from The Most Happy Fella
Leonard Bernstein/Stephen Sondheim: Something's Coming from West Side Story
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein: Out of My Dreams from Oklahoma!
Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick: Tonight at Eight/Will He Like Me from She Loves Me
Benj Pasek/Justin Paul: First Date/Last Night from Dogfight
Jule Styne/Betty Comden and Adolph Green: I Met a Girl from Bells Are Ringing
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein: Ten Minutes Ago from Cinderella
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein: If I Loved You from Carousel
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein: You Are Never Away from Allegro
Kristen Anderson-Lopez/Robert Lopez: Love is an Open Door from Frozen
Irving Berlin: Old-Fashioned Wedding from Annie Get Your Gun
Stephen Sondheim: Getting Married Today from Company
Jason Robert Brown: Next Ten Minutes from The Last Five Years
Burton Lane/E.Y. Harburg: The Begat from Finian's Rainbow
Stephen Flaherty/Lynn Ahrens: Our Children from Ragtime
Adam Guettel: Dividing Day from The Light in the Piazza
Stephen Sondheim: Buddy's Blues and Could I Leave You from Follies
Alan Jay Lerner/Frederick Loewe: How to Handle a Woman from Camelot
Harold Arlen/Johnny Mercer: Come Rain or Come Shine from St. Louis Woman
Leonard Bernstein: Make Our Garden Grow from Candide


Ted Sperling takes the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus and the stars of Cinderella on Broadway, Laura Osnes (Bandstand) and Santino Fontana (Frozen), through the ups and downs of romance, with music from Frozen, Cinderella, and classic and contemporary shows including Carousel, Follies, Oklahoma and more.

Featured performers:

Grant Park Orchestra And Chorus
Ted Sperling
, Guest Conductor
Christopher Bell, Chorus Director
Laura Osnes And Santino Fontana, Vocalists


Christopher Bell

Chorus Director

Grant Park Orchestra & Chorus