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Keke Palmer, Adam Scott, Kumail Najiani & More Join Season 5 of BIG MOUTH Photo Keke Palmer, Adam Scott, Kumail Najiani & More Join Season 5 of BIG MOUTH
by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

Season five of Big Mouth is coming new Netflix with cast members Keke Palmer, Adam Scott, John Mulaney, Nick Kroll, Ali Wong, Andrew Rannells, Richard Kind, and more. Watch the trailer for the new season now!

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents World Premiere Of River L. Ramirez's GhostFolk Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents World Premiere Of River L. Ramirez's GhostFolk
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021

Baryshnikov Arts Center will present the world premiere of GhostFolk by Brooklyn-based comedian, musician, and writer River L. Ramirez. The presentation, part of BAC's Fall 2021 Digital Season, is free and available to watch on demand from Monday, October 18, at 5pm ET, until Monday, November 1, at 5pm, at bacnyc.org.

Laura Benanti to Perform at Segerstrom Center for the Arts Photo Laura Benanti to Perform at Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

Segerstrom Center for the Arts will present Tony Award winner, five-time Tony® nominee and highly celebrated stage and screen actress Laura Benanti in her debut in the Cabaret Series for three performances September 23, 24 and 25 at the Samueli Theatre.

VIDEO: Will SCHMIGADOON Elect a New Mayor? Check Out This Clip From the Season Finale Photo VIDEO: Will SCHMIGADOON Elect a New Mayor? Check Out This Clip From the Season Finale!
by Stage Tube - Aug 9, 2021

In “How We Change,” with the election looming, Mildred (Kristin Chenoweth) relentlessly ramps up her campaign. Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) and Melissa (Cecily Strong) face their true feelings for each other.

BWW Interview: Jane Krakowski Unpacks Her Jazzy SCHMIGADOON! Number, Performed Entire Photo BWW Interview: Jane Krakowski Unpacks Her Jazzy SCHMIGADOON! Number, Performed Entirely in a Tiny Car
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 6, 2021

BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of speaking to Krakowski about her performance, which falls in line with her many other satirical roles that demand to be taken seriously.

A Comprehensive Guide to All the Musical Theatre References in SCHMIGADOON! Photo A Comprehensive Guide to All the Musical Theatre References in SCHMIGADOON!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 6, 2021

Did you miss some of the many, many musical theatre references on Schmigadooon? We've got you covered! Find out where you first heard those references to Brigadoon, The Music Man, Oklahoma!, and more.

BWW Interview: Kristin Chenoweth Shares Details on Filming 'Tribulation,' the SCHMIGA Photo BWW Interview: Kristin Chenoweth Shares Details on Filming 'Tribulation,' the SCHMIGADOON! Showstopper
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 5, 2021

It took only three takes to perfect the five-minute, single-shot send-up of THE MUSIC MAN.

BWW Interview: Ariana DeBose Reveals Which Musical Theatre Characters Inspired Her SC Photo BWW Interview: Ariana DeBose Reveals Which Musical Theatre Characters Inspired Her SCHMIGADOON Performance!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 3, 2021

It's not just The Music Man's Marian the Librarian who helped DeBose create the character of Emma Tate.

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Channels Harold Hill in an Impressive New Musical Clip from  Photo VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Channels Harold Hill in an Impressive New Musical Clip from SCHMIGADOON!
by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2021

The first two episodes of “Schmigadoon!” premiered globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, July 16. The series continues with one new episode weekly, every Friday through August 13.

Matthew Broderick, Christie Brinkley and More to Star in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at S Photo Matthew Broderick, Christie Brinkley and More to Star in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at Southampton Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2021

Southampton Arts Center will present the acclaimed international comedy Broadway sensation Celebrity Autobiography for one night only with an all-star cast including Christie Brinkley, Matthew Broderick, Susan Lucci, and Ralph Macchio.

See Broadway's biggest stars in SCHMIGADOON! on Apple TV+! Photo See Broadway's biggest stars in SCHMIGADOON! on Apple TV+!
by - Jul 28, 2021

Imagine A Place Where Every Day Is A Musical…See Broadway’s Biggest Talents In This Hilarious Musical Series, Exclusively From Apple Tv+.

VIDEO: Jaime Camil Romances Cecily Strong in a New Sneak Peek at Friday's SCHMIGADOON Photo VIDEO: Jaime Camil Romances Cecily Strong in a New Sneak Peek at Friday's SCHMIGADOON!
by Stage Tube - Jul 26, 2021

In “Suddenly,” Melissa (Cecily Strong) grapples with her conflicted feelings for Doc Lopez (Jaime Camil), rebelling against his archaic ideas, while Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) tries to court Emma (Ariana DeBose) the schoolmarm.

LISTEN: Music from SCHMIGADOON! Episode 3, Out Today Photo LISTEN: Music from SCHMIGADOON! Episode 3, Out Today
by TV News Desk - Jul 23, 2021

Available everywhere now, Episode 3 soundtrack features original music and lyrics by the show’s co-creator and showrunner Cinco Paul in addition to score music by composer Christopher Willis.

VIDEO: Lorde & Seth Meyers Go Day Drinking Photo VIDEO: Lorde & Seth Meyers Go Day Drinking
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2021

Seth and Lorde spend a day drinking at Zero Bond, where they do things like drink Solar Power-themed cocktails, play a New Zealand slang drinking game and paint the Melodrama album cover.

VIDEO:  Bob Mould & Fred Armisen Unbox Mould's Solo Career-Spanning Box Set 'Distorti Photo VIDEO: Bob Mould & Fred Armisen Unbox Mould's Solo Career-Spanning Box Set 'Distortion'
by Stage Tube - Jul 21, 2021

The vinyl volumes have been released periodically over the last year, with the fourth and final vinyl box Distortion: Live now scheduled to be released by Demon on August 6.

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Leads 'Mothers Against the Future' in a New Clip from SCHMIG Photo VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Leads 'Mothers Against the Future' in a New Clip from SCHMIGADOON!
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2021

In the third episode of Schmigadoon, Melissa (Cecily Strong) and Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) have trouble staying together in the local inn because, the Mothers Against the Future contend, they are living in sin. 

VIDEO: Find That Bridge With Keegan-Michael Key in a New Musical Clip From SCHMIGADOO Photo VIDEO: Find That Bridge With Keegan-Michael Key in a New Musical Clip From SCHMIGADOON!
by Stage Tube - Jul 19, 2021

In “Cross That Bridge,” when their first flings end in regret, Melissa and Josh agree to a new plan — which he immediately casts aside, prompting her to make a fresh start.

VIDEO: Alan Cumming Talks SCHMIGADOON and More on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Photo VIDEO: Alan Cumming Talks SCHMIGADOON and More on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2021

Tony Award-winner Alan Cumming stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers to chat about his role on the new musical series Schmigadoon on Apple+!

Get to Know the Cast of SCHMIGADOON! Photo Get to Know the Cast of SCHMIGADOON!
by Team BWW - Jul 16, 2021

Wondering how you know the cast? Study up on their roles on stage and screen and live the musical fantasy of your dreams with Apple TV+'s new series, Schmigadoon!- a parody of iconic Golden Age musicals.

LISTEN: Hear Music From the First Two Episodes of SCHMIGADOON! Photo LISTEN: Hear Music From the First Two Episodes of SCHMIGADOON!
by TV News Desk - Jul 16, 2021

Performing the show’s musical numbers is a renowned cast of talent that includes Cecily Strong, Keegan-Michael Key, Martin Short, Alan Cumming, Kristin Chenoweth, Aaron Tveit, Dove Cameron, and more.

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