A CAPITOL FOURTH

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VIDEO: BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes Performs Patriotic Medley on A CAPITOL FOURTH VIDEO: BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes Performs Patriotic Medley on A CAPITOL FOURTH
by TV News Desk - July 05, 2017

Star of BANDSTAND on Broadway, Laura Osnes performed a medley of patriotic songs at the 2017 A Capitol Fourth on PBS to help ring in America's 241st birthday! Check out the performance in full below!... (more...)
BWW's Guide to 4th of July TV Celebrations - Laura Osnes, Leslie Odom Jr., Heather Headley & More! BWW's Guide to 4th of July TV Celebrations - Laura Osnes, Leslie Odom Jr., Heather Headley & More!
by Caryn Robbins - July 03, 2017

With the celebration of America's birthday just around the corner, BWW brings you a guide to this year's Fourth of July television specials, featuring performances by BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes, Tony Award winner Leslie Odom, Jr, and the World Premiere of new music from award-winning composer Alan Menk... (more...)
BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2017

Joining the all-star line-up for the 37th annual edition of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, are acclaimed country music singer and songwriter Kellie Pickler, Grammy-nominated gospel legend Yolanda Adams and Broadway star and two-time Tony Award nominee L... (more...)
Broadway's Phillipa Soo to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH; John Stamos to Host Broadway's Phillipa Soo to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH; John Stamos to Host
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2017

Emmy Award-nominated actor and producer John Stamos (FULLER HOUSE, SCREAM QUEENS) is set to host the 37th annual edition of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.... (more...)
Christopher Jackson, Auli'i Cravalho & More Set for PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT Christopher Jackson, Auli'i Cravalho & More Set for PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

Joining the all-star line-up for PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT,broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, are acclaimed actor Robert Patrick (SCORPION) and Tony-nominated actress and star of TV's IN PLAIN SIGHT and THE WEST WING, Mary McCormack.... (more...)
Laurence Fishburne Joins Joe Mantegna to Co-Host PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT Laurence Fishburne Joins Joe Mantegna to Co-Host PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2017

Oscar nominee and Emmy and Tony-Award winner Laurence Fishburne (BLACK-ISH) will join Tony Award-winner Joe Mantegna (CRIMINAL MINDS) to host the 28th annual edition of PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT.... (more...)
PBS Travels the Globe for 'Summer of Adventure' Seasonal Features PBS Travels the Globe for 'Summer of Adventure' Seasonal Features
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2017

PBS travels the globe, from China to Havana and beyond, to give viewers a sweeping look at many of the most fascinating places on Earth... (more...)
Lillias White, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More Set for New Season of AMERICAN SONGBOOK AT NJPAC Lillias White, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More Set for New Season of AMERICAN SONGBOOK AT NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

The fourth season of the award-winning music series, AMERICAN SONGBOOK AT NJPAC, hosted for the first time by multi-platinum-selling entertainer Michael Feinstein, will make its New York Metro-area premiere on Sunday, April 9th on at 12:30 p.m. THIRTEEN... (more...)
Photo Flash: Sutton Foster, Christopher Jackson, ON YOUR FEET! Cast & More on A CAPITOL FOURTH Photo Flash: Sutton Foster, Christopher Jackson, ON YOUR FEET! Cast & More on A CAPITOL FOURTH
by BWW Special Coverage - July 05, 2016

Sutton Foster, Christopher Jackson, the cast of Broadway's ON YOUR FEET!, GLEE's Amber Riley and more performed on last night's A CAPITOL FOURTH celebration on PBS. Check out photos from the show and backstage below!... (more...)
VIDEO: ON YOUR FEET Cast, Amber Riley & Alisan Porter Perform on A CAPITOL FOURTH VIDEO: ON YOUR FEET Cast, Amber Riley & Alisan Porter Perform on A CAPITOL FOURTH
by TV News Desk - July 05, 2016

On last night's A CAPITOL FOURTH celebration on PBS, Ana Villafañe, Ektor Rivera and the cast of Broadway's ON YOUR FEET performed a rousing medley of songs from the hit musical.... (more...)
VIDEO: Sutton Foster Opens PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH with Patriotic Medley VIDEO: Sutton Foster Opens PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH with Patriotic Medley
by TV News Desk - July 05, 2016

Tony Award winner Sutton Foster opened the 2016 A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBS with a rousing patriotic medley last night.... (more...)
VIDEO: Christopher Jackson Performs 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' on A CAPITOL FOURTH VIDEO: Christopher Jackson Performs 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' on A CAPITOL FOURTH
by TV News Desk - July 05, 2016

On last night A CAPITOL FOURTH special on PBS, HAMILTON star and Tony nominee Christopher Jackson performed THE LION KING ballad, 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight.'... (more...)
VIDEO: Sara Bareilles Performs 'What the World Needs Now' on NBC 4th OF JULY Special VIDEO: Sara Bareilles Performs 'What the World Needs Now' on NBC 4th OF JULY Special
by TV News Desk - July 05, 2016

Tony nominee Sara Bareilles performed the Broadway for Orlando song 'What the World Needs Now Is Love' on NBC's annual MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR.... (more...)
Sutton Foster, Amber Riley & ON YOUR FEET! Cast Perform Tonight on PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH Sutton Foster, Amber Riley & ON YOUR FEET! Cast Perform Tonight on PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH
by TV News Desk - July 04, 2016

This July 4th, America's national Independence Day celebration kicks off our country's 240th birthday, as A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBS welcomes back Emmy Award-winning television personality Tom Bergeron (DANCING WITH THE STARS) to host the festivities.... (more...)
BWW's Guide to 4th of July TV Celebrations - Sutton Foster, Christopher Jackson & More! BWW's Guide to 4th of July TV Celebrations - Sutton Foster, Christopher Jackson & More!
by Caryn Robbins - July 02, 2016

With the celebration of America's birthday just around the corner, BWW brings you a guide to this year's Fourth of July television specials!... (more...)
Scoop: GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Week of 7/4 on ABC Scoop: GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Week of 7/4 on ABC
by TV Scoop - July 01, 2016

Get all the scoop on GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Week of 7/4, airing on ABC... (more...)
HAMILTON's Christopher Jackson Set for Patriotic Performance on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH HAMILTON's Christopher Jackson Set for Patriotic Performance on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2016

Christopher Jackson, who stars as George Washington in the Broadway smash hit musicalHAMILTON, winner of 11 Tony Awards, is set to perform at PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH.... (more...)
PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH to Feature Inspiring Olympic Tribute & Celebrate USO's 75th Anniversary PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH to Feature Inspiring Olympic Tribute & Celebrate USO's 75th Anniversary
by TV News Desk - June 28, 2016

This July 4th, America's national Independence Day celebration kicks off our country's 240th birthday with a special salute to our Olympians and Paralympians as they prepare for Rio.... (more...)
Kenny Loggins Performs Tonight on MTV's LIVE FROM DARYL'S HOUSE Kenny Loggins Performs Tonight on MTV's LIVE FROM DARYL'S HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2016

Legendary singer-songwriter and two-time Grammy Award-winner Kenny Loggins will be the featured performer on LIVE FROM DARYL'S HOUSE tonight, June 23 on MTV Live (previously Palladia).... (more...)
Kenny Loggins to Perform on MTV's LIVE FROM DARYL'S HOUSE, Today Kenny Loggins to Perform on MTV's LIVE FROM DARYL'S HOUSE, Today
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2016

Legendary singer-songwriter and two-time Grammy Award-winner Kenny Loggins will be the featured performer on LIVE FROM DARYL'S HOUSE on today, June 23 on MTV Live (previously Palladia).... (more...)
Sutton Foster, Amber Riley & ON YOUR FEET! Cast to Perform on PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH Sutton Foster, Amber Riley & ON YOUR FEET! Cast to Perform on PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH
by TV News Desk - June 09, 2016

This July 4 th, America's national Independence Day celebration kicks off our country's 240th birthday, as A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBS welcomes back Emmy Award-winning television personality Tom Bergeron (DANCING WITH THE STARS) to host the festivities.... (more...)
Election Coverage, New & Returning Drama Series & Olympic-Themed Specials Set for PBS Summer Programming Election Coverage, New & Returning Drama Series & Olympic-Themed Specials Set for PBS Summer Programming
by TV News Desk - April 28, 2016

The PBS summer schedule offers comprehensive election coverage, as well as specially themed programs around the 31st Olympiad in August 2016.... (more...)
Joe Mantegna & Gary Sinise to Co-Host PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT Joe Mantegna & Gary Sinise to Co-Host PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT
by TV News Desk - April 28, 2016

For over a quarter century, PBS has inspired viewers with the annual broadcast of the multi award-winning NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT (#MemDayPBS), dedicated to our men and women in uniform, their families at home and all those who have given their lives for our country.... (more...)
A CAPITOL FOURTH & NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT on PBS Score at New York Festivals International TV & Film Awards A CAPITOL FOURTH & NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT on PBS Score at New York Festivals International TV & Film Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

Two world-renowned television programs produced for PBS, A CAPITOL FOURTH and the NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAYCONCERT won Silver and Bronze World Medals respectively at this year's New York Festivals® International TV & Film Awards. Both programs are produced by Capital Concerts with Jerry Colbert and Mich... (more...)
TV One Premieres PBS' EDDIE MURPHY: THE MARK TWAIN PRIZE Tonight TV One Premieres PBS' EDDIE MURPHY: THE MARK TWAIN PRIZE Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 04, 2015

TV One salutes comedy genius Eddie Murphy with the network premiere of PBS' Eddie Murphy: The Mark Twain Prize tonight, December 4 at 8 p.m. ET.... (more...)