VIDEO: Josh Groban Talks GREAT COMET; Performs 'Merry Little Christmas' Live on TODAY
Josh Groban stopped by this morning's TODAY on NBC to discuss making his Broadway debut in Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812, currently running at New York City's Imperial Theatre. "It's been the greatest experience of my life," gushed the singer, adding that's it's been an "absolute thrill" to work with the cast and creative team of the musical.Later, the Grammy winner performed his cover of the holiday classic, "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas," now out on Warner Bros. Records. The track is currently available via all digital retailers and streaming services (Apple Music and Spotify). This is the first holiday music Groban has released since his 2007 Grammy-nominated 6x platinum album Noel. Watch the appearance in full below!
The new musical NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 officially opened on Monday, November 14th at the Imperial Theatre. Featuring the Broadway debuts of 24 cast and creative team members, including Groban as 'Pierre' and Denée Benton as 'Natasha,' the new musical is created by Dave Malloy(Ghost Quartet, Preludes) and directed by Rachel Chavkin(Hadestown, Artistic Director of The TEAM), also making their Broadway debuts.