Funny Girl, Some Like It Hot, A Beautiful Noise, More to Perform at 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
The annual event will also feature a performance from The Lion King, celebrating its 25th anniversary on Broadway.
The 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, set for November 24, will feature performances from Broadway’s Funny Girl, A Beautiful Noise, Some Like It Hot, and The Lion King. As always, the entire parade and its performances will air from NYC on NBC and stream on Peacock beginning at 9 AM in all time zones.
Also set to appear are The Radio City Rockettes, Broadway Aladdin star and Blue’s Clues & You! host Joshua Dela Cruz, Gloria Estefan, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots, Ballet Hispánico, Big Apple Circus, Jordin Sparks, Mario Lopez, and more, with additional names to be announced.
The Lion King‘s performance will mark the long-running production’s 25th anniversary, a milestone the Disney musical is set to reach November 13.
Those wishing to see the festivities live can catch the parade route stretching from 77th Street and Central Park West to Columbus Circle, where it turns onto Central Park South before continuing down Sixth Avenue. The route makes a final turn at 34th Street to end in front of Macy’s Herald Square on Seventh Avenue, where the Broadway performances will be. Public viewing will be set up at designated areas of the parade route, with those wishing to join encouraged to avoid bringing large bags, umbrellas, backpacks, and strollers.