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August 25, 2021, 6:05.09 pm ET

Photo: Darren Criss                                                                                         

Broadway star and Emmy Award winner Darren Criss will be among the headline performers at the 2021 edition of Elsiefest, which will take place at the Prospect Park Bandshell on Sunday, August 29 at 6pm. The event is part of the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn Festival.

Other performers include 2020 Tony Award nominee Adrienne Warren, Broadway and TV star Jordan Fisher, Broadway star Alex Brightman, Pentatonix singer Kristin Maldonado and singing group Barlow & Bear, creators of the TikTok smash “Bridgerton the Musical.” There will also be singalongs with Kenney Green and Adam Tilford from famed piano bar Marie’s Crisis.

Criss first gained national fame on FOX’s “Glee” and later won numerous awards, including the Emmy, for his work in “The Assassination of Gianni Versace.” He appeared on Broadway in “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” and “Hedwig and the Angry Inch.”
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