Following the critically acclaimed success of its inaugural presentations of The Secret Garden and Nine in Concert, Podium Concert Productions is proud to present Broadway Nights with Brooke Lynn Hytes – a concert event dedicated to celebrating PRIDE with iconic Broadway musical performances, with songs about queer love, acceptance, and the power of community.

About the Show

Podium Concert Productions is back with the promise of an unforgettable night full of love, community, and acceptance during Pride Week Toronto 2022.

Hosted by the Queen of the North Brooke Lynn Hytes (Canada’s Drag Race, 1 Queen 5 Queers), this one-night only event will take place at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Wednesday June 22, 2022, at 8:00pm.

A world-class orchestra handpicked and led by Musical Director Mark Camilleri will accompany Brooke Lynn along with Canada’s brightest stars of musical theatre under the creative direction and choreography of Jeff Dimitriou.

Come experience songs from Cabaret, Dream Girls, Rent, and more the way they deserve to be heard and stay for the after-party filled with more live music and special guest appearances!

19+ event.

Performance Information

Wednesday June 22, 2002 - 8:00pm

Location

The Queen Elizabeth Theatre
190 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3
416-263-3293

Tickets

  • General Standing Admission Tickets - $75
  • Limited VIP Tickets - $150 (includes a pre-show meet and greet with Brooke Lynn Hytes and advance entry into the theatre)
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Creatives

Featuring an all-Canadian cast drawn from the theatre and opera worlds spanning Broadway, Mirvish, Canadian Opera Company, Stratford Festival, Shaw Festival, Charlottetown Festival, Dancap Productions, West End-London (UK), and much more.

Creative Team

    • Mark Camilleri
    • Musical Director
    • TSO, Mirvish, DanCap, Andrea Bocelli, Il Divo, Marvin Hamlish, Audra McDonald
    • Jeff Dimitriou (Creative Director/Choreographer)
    • Director
    • Schitt’s Creek (CBC), Queens (CBC), Drag Heals (OutTV)

Cast to be announced — stay tuned!


Musicians

TBA

    • Mark Camilleri
    • Conductor

About Podium Concert Productions

Led by award-winning producer Peter da Costa and veteran music director Mark Camilleri, Podium Concert Productions aims to produce a series of Broadway musicals in concert featuring Canada’s brightest stars of stage and musical theatre sharing the stage with an orchestra of world-class musicians.

The founder of da Costa Talent Management and co-founder of Show Choir Canada, Peter da Costa has built his career on creating opportunities, seeking new ventures that capitalize on his extensive industry experience. With offices in Toronto and Vancouver, da Costa Talent Management today enjoys a cross-country presence that benefits the agency’s roster of award-winning Triple Threat talent. Podium Concert Productions is one of several productions in development, including a TV series and an original live theatrical show.

A music director, pianist, composer, arranger, accompanist, engineer, producer, conductor, and recording studio owner (Imagine Sound Studio), Mark Camilleri’s credits include music directing The Toxic Avenger (Dancap Productions); Cinderella (Ross Petty Productions); and Disney’s High School Musical (Drayton Entertainment), Funny Girl in Concert ; A Rhapsody in Gershwin, The Very Very Best of Broadway, with Marvin Hamlisch, Martin Short and Audra McDonald; Back The Mack, with Matt Dusk, Sophie Milman, Jim Cuddy, Measha Brueggergosman and Johnny Reid; and the Canadian Screen Awards; associate music directing Mamma Mia, Dirty Dancing (Mirvish Productions); and conducting major symphony orchestras across Canada. He has also shared the stage with Il Divo, Celine Dion, Sting, Eric Clapton, Andrea Bocelli, Sheryl Crow, Sarah McLachlan, David Foster, and Annie Lennox.

Previous Productions

NINE – 2018
Secret Garden – 2017