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BWW TV: GREASE: LIVE Mastermind Thomas Kail Shares Secrets from Set!BWW TV: GREASE: LIVE Mastermind Thomas Kail Shares Secrets from Set!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 30, 2016

Tomorrow night, FOX will transport viewers back to Rydell High for GREASE: LIVE, airing January 31 (7PM ET live/PT tape-delayed). BroadwayWorld just met with director Thomas Kail, who told us all about how things are coming together on set and what could be up next! (more...)

VIDEO: Joshua Jackson Talks Off-Broadway Debut in SMART PEOPLEVIDEO: Joshua Jackson Talks Off-Broadway Debut in SMART PEOPLE
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

Joshua Jackson stopped by today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL to about making his off-Broadway debut in Second Stage Theatre's SMART PEOPLE. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: F-Comedy Parodies THE WIZ in 'THE WHIZZ' TrailerSTAGE TUBE: F-Comedy Parodies THE WIZ in 'THE WHIZZ' Trailer
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2016

The whiter version of The Wiz that Twitter demanded is finally here! (more...)

BWW TV: SMART PEOPLE is Coming to Second Stage- Meet the Company!BWW TV: SMART PEOPLE is Coming to Second Stage- Meet the Company!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 24, 2016

Second Stage Theatre will soon present the New York premiere production of SMART PEOPLE, the new play by LYDIA R. DIAMOND (Stick Fly), directed by Tony« Award winner KENNY LEON (A Raisin in the Sun, The Wiz Live!). MAHERSHALA ALI (House of Cards), JOSHUA JACKSON (The Affair), ANNE SON (My Generation), and TESSA THOMPSON (Creed) will co-star in the production. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Maria's Back! Watch ITV's First Ad for THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVESTAGE TUBE: Maria's Back! Watch ITV's First Ad for THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2015

ITV is putting on its own live version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's THE SOUND OF MUSIC this Christmas. As BroadwayWorld previously reported,áthe December 20 live telecast will staráJulian Ovenden as 'Captain Von Trapp', Olivier winner Maria Friedman as Mother Abbess, Mel Giedroyc as Frau Schmidt, and Kara Tointon as Maria. Tointon appears in a just-released commercial for the television event and you can check it out below! (more...)

VIDEO: It's East vs. West Oz in SNL's Hilarious Spoof of THE WIZ LIVE!VIDEO: It's East vs. West Oz in SNL's Hilarious Spoof of THE WIZ LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Dec 7, 2015

Saturday's episode of NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE featured a spoof on last week's live broadcat of The Wiz LIVE! In the sketch, West Oz's Scarecrow (host Ryan Gosling) mistakenly ends up in East Oz with Dorothy (Sasheer Zamata), Cowardly Lion (Kenan Thompson), Tin Man (Jay Pharoah), Scarecrow (Michael Che) and The Wiz (Leslie Jones). (more...)

VIDEO: Saturday Night Live Features THE WIZ LIVE! Spoof and More with Host Ryan GoslingVIDEO: Saturday Night Live Features THE WIZ LIVE! Spoof and More with Host Ryan Gosling
by TV News Desk - Dec 6, 2015

In last night's episode of SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, Ryan Gosling made his hosting debut alongside first-time musical guest Leon Bridges. Sketches included Ryan Gosling Canada Monologue, Santa Baby, Birthday Party, Weekend Update: Anthony Crispino and Angelo Skaggs, Hometown Bar and The Wiz. Check out the full episode below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: 7-Year-Old Beyonce Sings 'Home' from THE WIZSTAGE TUBE: 7-Year-Old Beyonce Sings 'Home' from THE WIZ
by Stage Tube - Dec 5, 2015

When mounting an upcoming Broadway version of NBC's The Wiz LIVE, maybe producers should consider casting superstar Beyonce. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Ease on Down the Road All Over Again with NBC's Full Broadcast of THE WIZ LIVE!STAGE TUBE: Ease on Down the Road All Over Again with NBC's Full Broadcast of THE WIZ LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2015

NBC aired its colorful holiday production of The Wiz LIVE! last night, featuring newcomer Shanice Williams as Dorothy alongside Grammy and Golden Globe-winner Queen Latifah as The Wizard, nine-time Grammy-winner Mary J. Blige as Evillene, original Dorothy, Stephanie Mills, as Auntie Em and David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion. Whether you missed the special presentation when it aired or just want to re-live the amazing journey through Oz, watch the entire show below! (more...)

VIDEO: Watch 'Home', 'Brand New Day' & More Musical Performances from THE WIZ LIVE!VIDEO: Watch 'Home', 'Brand New Day' & More Musical Performances from THE WIZ LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Dec 4, 2015

Below, watch the talented cast performing 'Home', 'No Bad News,' 'He's The Wiz,' 'So You Wanted to Meet The Wizard,' 'Branded New Day' and 'Ease On Down the Road.' (more...)

VIDEO: Shanice Williams Sings 'Home' in All-New Promo for THE WIZ LIVE!VIDEO: Shanice Williams Sings 'Home' in All-New Promo for THE WIZ LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

Below, check out an all-new promo for the show, featuring Williams singing the iconic song 'Home'. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: The Characters of THE WIZ LIVE! Join the Judging Panel of THE VOICE!STAGE TUBE: The Characters of THE WIZ LIVE! Join the Judging Panel of THE VOICE!
by Stage Tube - Nov 30, 2015

In anticipation of NBC's upcoming holiday production of The Wiz LIVE!, some of the cast stopped by the set of another NBC show- THE VOICE. Watch below as Dorothy (Shanice Williams) shows her friends what she's got! (more...)

BWW TV: Why THE WIZ? NBC's All-Star Creative Team Explains How This Year's Live Show Came TogetherBWW TV: Why THE WIZ? NBC's All-Star Creative Team Explains How This Year's Live Show Came Together
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 30, 2015

BroadwayWorld was on set earlier this month as the company was readying for the big night and the whole creative team was on hand to tell us about the process so far. Find out how they all fell in love with The Wiz, why the show speaks to them and more below! (more...)

VIDEO: Common Shares Details on New Song for THE WIZ LIVE! on 'Wendy Williams'VIDEO: Common Shares Details on New Song for THE WIZ LIVE! on 'Wendy Williams'
by TV News Desk - Nov 30, 2015

Shanice Williams, Ne-Yo, David Alan Grier and Elijah Kelley stopped by WENDY WILLIAMS to dish about their special event airing live this Thursday on NBC. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch ALL the Broadway Performances from THE Macy's Parade Including FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, THE KING AND I, and MoreVIDEO: Watch ALL the Broadway Performances from THE Macy's Parade Including FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, THE KING AND I, and More
by TV News Desk - Nov 28, 2015

Below, check out video highlights from MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY parade's musical performances, including The Wiz LIVE's 'Brand New Day,' FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's 'To Life' and of course, the Radio City Rockettes. (more...)

VIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks NBC's THE WIZ LIVE! on 'Tonight'VIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks NBC's THE WIZ LIVE! on 'Tonight'
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2015

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Queen Latifah talked about starring in and customizing her look for NBC's live production of The Wiz LIVE! (more...)

VIDEO: Watch All-New Extended Trailer for NBC's THE WIZ LIVE!VIDEO: Watch All-New Extended Trailer for NBC's THE WIZ LIVE!
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2015

NBC has shard an all-new extended trailer for the highly anticipated live broadcast of The Wiz LIVE!, airing Thursday, December 3rd. Check it out below! (more...)

HOT VIDEO: Watch The Making of THE WIZ LIVE!HOT VIDEO: Watch The Making of THE WIZ LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Nov 26, 2015

Hot Video! Miss the Wednesday night airing of NBC's The Making of The Wiz LIVE!? We've got you covered with the full video that goes behind the scenes, showing off all of the excitement and hard work going into the December 3rd broadcast that we're all counting down to.á (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Broadway on The Thanksgiving Day Parade!STAGE TUBE: First Look - Broadway on The Thanksgiving Day Parade!
by Stage Tube - Nov 26, 2015

America's favorite holiday tradition once again kicked off the season of joy as the 89th Annual MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE returns to march down the streets of New York today. We'll have full coverage later, but to start, our YouTube scouts have found the first video footage of some of the Broadway performances, including clips from ON YOUR FEET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, The Wiz, SOMETHING ROTTEN!, THE KING AND I & More! Stay tuned for full clips! (more...)

VIDEO: Andre De Shields Talks 'Game-Changing' Original Broadway Production of THE WIZVIDEO: Andre De Shields Talks 'Game-Changing' Original Broadway Production of THE WIZ
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2015

Broadway star and Emmy Award winner Andre De Shields joined NBC's News Janice Huff to talk about his role in the 1975 production of The Wiz and his current role on the new Broadway musical GOTTA DANCE (more...)

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