Monday, May 24, 2010

Take me out to the ball game

DID YOU KNOW? Broadway has its own softball league? Well the tradition has been around since the 1950's. It started as an informal way to pass time and have fun among the cast of Broadway's shows. They just kicked off the 2010 season on May 13th. They play at the Great Lawn in Central Park. There are three divisions:The Effrat Division:
American Idiot
Addams Family/Million Dollar Quartet
Billy Elliot
In the Heights
Lion King
Mary Poppins
Phantom of the Opera
Rock of Ages

Lewin Division:
Blue Man Group
Davenport Theatrical
Jersey Boys
Lend Me a Tenor
New World Stages
South Pacific
United Scenic Artists
West Side Story

Koehler Division:
Actors Equity
Actors FCU
Actors Fund
Atlantic Theater Company
Local One
Local 306
Local 751
Shubert Organization

To learn more about the league or see where you favorite cast is currently standing click here! Check out all the fun!

"Take me out to the ball game"-self title track from the show Take Me Out To The Ball Game

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