Every Friday this summer, music’s biggest names have been rocking out as part of “Good Morning America’s” Summer Concert Series at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park. This Friday, July 16, “GMA” will feature the cast of “American Idiot.” The Broadway hit will perform in place of the previously scheduled GO-GOs, who canceled their tour following a band member’s injury. The full, updated schedule follows.
July 16 – Broadway’s “American Idiot”
July 23 — Sheryl Crow
July 30 — Black Eyed Peas
August 6 – John Legend and the Roots
August13 — Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato, Camp Rock 2
August 20 — Rihanna
August 27 — Lady Antebellum
Previous performances have included the Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato, Sugarland, Diddy-Dirty Money, Norah Jones and Sarah McLachlan, Miley Cyrus and Bret Michaels, Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, and American Idol’s Top 10.
Viewers interested in joining “GMA” in Central Park are encouraged to arrive at Rumsey Playfield via the 72nd Street entrance on Fifth Avenue at 6:00 a.m. when the park opens to the public. For more information on how to attend a summer concert in Central Park, click on the “GMA” web site at www.abcnews.com <file://www.abcnews.com>
All concerts are free and open to the public and will take place live during "Good Morning America," Fridays from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. ET. Additional dates and acts will be announced throughout the summer.
The Emmy Award-winning morning news program, featuring the anchor team of Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Sam Champion and Juju Chang, airs live Monday through Friday from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. ET on the ABC Television Network. Jim Murphy is the senior executive producer and Tom Cibrowski is the executive producer of ABC’s “Good Morning America.” Karen Rhee is the Senior Entertainment Producer in charge of the concert series.
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