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Annual Summer Nights Entertainment Series Set To Begin At Myrtle Beach’s Broadway At The Beach June 1


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Series Includes Returning Performer, Bryan Dangerous, And Introduces Shelley Sasser From Dino Capone's School of Rock

May 20, 2015, Myrtle Beach, S.C. — Broadway at the Beach, South Carolina's largest festival entertainment complex, will begin its annual Summer Nights entertainment series on June 1. The festivities, which showcase free entertainment nightly, will run through Aug. 31.

Returning this season are Maddie Hunt, a native of Myrtle Beach, S.C., who has written and recorded her own music, and the always highly-energetic Bryan Dangerous, with his family-friendly, interactive comedy show. Maddie will perform every Monday at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Bryan Dangerous every Sunday, Monday and Tuesday at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Joining the entertainment lineup this year is Nick Pike, a juggler, comedian and unicyclist from England who has appeared on "America's Got Talent," where he made it to the semi-finals. His stunt and comedy show will delight the whole family every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. And, Shelley Sasser, a student at Dino Capone's School of Rock, will perform every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Also new to the lineup this year, The Character Company will bring Princesses in their finest on Saturdays from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Super Heroes every Sunday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. to meet, greet and have their pictures taken with guests. Plus, the MiniStarz show, featuring mini celebrity tribute artists Elton John, Katy Perry, Beyonce, Spice Girls and more, will entertain on Saturdays and Sundays from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In addition, Summer Nights will feature a variety of entertainers including Broadway at the Beach's own Legends In Concert with a golf cart tour to showcase their tribute artists on Monday and Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 pm. Ripley's Aquarium's percussion band, Ruckus, will stroll every Tuesday and Friday, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Free face painting for the kids will be available every Tuesday and Friday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

"We have an excellent entertainment line up planned for Broadway at the Beach's Summer Nights series this year," said Melissa Armstrong, marketing director for Burroughs & Chapin Company, Inc. "The entertainment will add more energy and excitement throughout the property and enhance the guest experience, creating magical memories they'll remember for years to come."

Broadway at the Beach will also feature a weekly fireworks extravaganza over Lake Broadway on Tuesday nights at 10 p.m. For the third year in a row, Broadway at the Beach will present a second fireworks display on Friday nights at 10 p.m. That display will run from June 19 through August 14.

More information about Broadway at the Beach is online at, or by calling 1-800-386-4662. Follow Broadway at the Beach on Twitter or "like" on Facebook.

About Broadway at the Beach

Broadway at the Beach is the largest festival entertainment complex in South Carolina. A $250 million attraction, set on 350 acres in the heart of Myrtle Beach, Broadway features three theaters, 23 restaurants and eateries and more than 100 specialty shops as well as attractions, nightclubs and hotels, all surrounding the 23-acre Lake Broadway. A past recipient of the South Carolina Governor's Cup, it was deemed the state's best travel destination by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism. More than 14 million people visit Broadway at the Beach annually, making it the region's most popular destination.

Among Broadway at the Beach's restaurants are Hard Rock Café, Planet Hollywood and Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville. Broadway at the Beach is also home to three hotels, Hampton Inn, Fairfield Inn and Holiday Inn Express, plus WonderWorks, Legends in Concert, Ripley's Aquarium, Palace Theatre, Carmike's Broadway Cinema 17 (featuring BigD Ultimate Movie Experience), and Celebrity Square, a New Orleans-inspired nightclub district.