<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:00:33 -0500 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:00:33 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA["Ugh! That Newsweek Cover": Silicon Valley Women Respond]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:22:14 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/newsweekmain.jpg
Newsweek's latest cover on "What Silicon Valley Thinks of Women" sparked a firestorm Thursday — on Twitter and in Silicon Valley — with some accusing the magazine of taking on sexism in tech with a sexist...]]>
<![CDATA[CSC's "A Month in the Country"]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:31:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CountryMain.jpg
Love is out of reach for everyone in the first-rate revival of the mid-19th century Ivan Turgenev comedy of manners.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Blizzard Stops Broadway]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:09:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/461081559SP022_WINTER_SNOW_.jpg
The show won’t go on tonight on Broadway as all performances have been cancelled due to the blizzard.

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<![CDATA[Emma Stone and Anna Chlumsky in Their Broadway Debuts]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:50:48 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/StoneChlumsky.png
Checking in on Broadway's star replacements.

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<![CDATA[Anne Hathaway Books One-Woman Play at The Public]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:08:56 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/531158771PH00045_15th_Annua.jpg
Julie Taymor will direct the Oscar winner in George Brant's "Grounded."

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<![CDATA[Target Launches New Plus-Size Line]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:51:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/240*120/AVA+VIV+Header.jpg
Target has announced plans to unveil a new clothing line designed specifically for plus-size women. The line, expected to arrive in mid-February, was designed by Target's in-house design team and features...

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<![CDATA["Into the Woods," Off the Big Screen]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:21:25 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/WoodsMain.jpg
There are just 10 actors and one major set piece in the Fiasco Theater’s inventive Off-Broadway take on the favorite Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine parable.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Sad Monkey Consoled by Pal]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:08:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/012215+comforting+monkeys.jpg
Think you had a bad day? Try trading places with this sad little monkey.

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<![CDATA[Oreo Dresses Up for Valentine's Day With New Flavor]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:00:44 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/222*120/oreo+red+velvet+1200.jpg
Oreos are dressing up for Valentine’s Day. The treat dubbed “milk’s favorite cookie” has a new look and flavor, one that is popular among foodies—Red Velvet. The chocolate cookies are now red and have a...]]>
<![CDATA[“She Loves Me” Revival Coming]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:22:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/RadnorBenanti.png
Josh Radnor ("How I Met Your Mother") and Laura Benanti ("Nashville") will lead the production, for the Roundabout Theatre Company.

Photo Credit: Cindy Ord | Stephen Lovekin]]>
<![CDATA[Controversial “Phantom of the Opera” Casting]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:25:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/phantom+controversy.jpg
James Barbour, who served jail time for endangering the welfare of a minor, is Broadway's newest Phantom.

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<![CDATA[100 Cases of Beer at Your Door? There's an App for That]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:54:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Bud+Light+App.jpg
Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, Anheuser-Busch has introduced a new app where beer lovers can get Bud Light delivered to their home in less than an hour. The free app "Bud Light Button" provides D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Tony Danza, in "Honeymoon in Vegas"]]> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:31:43 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/HoneymoonMain.jpg
The genial sitcom star is a likable bad guy in a new musical with a jackpot score by "Bridges of Madison County" composer Jason Robert Brown.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Brooklyn Man One of Two Passengers on Delta Flight]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:26:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Empty-Plane.jpg
Legroom wasn't an issue for one Brooklyn man who was lucky enough to be one of two passengers on a flight from Cleveland to New York City Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Review: Gyllenhaal, Globe Winner Wilson Brighten Up "Constellations"]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 11:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/ConstellationsMain.jpg
Two confident actors, in their Broadway debuts, have their way with Brit writer Nick Payne's clever and complex dialogue.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[The Spring 2015 Broadway Plays Guide ]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 09:13:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BroadwaySpring2015Plays.jpg
There’s something for everyone among the crop of plays that make up the spring 2015 Broadway season.

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<![CDATA[Jennifer Hudson Will Make Broadway Debut in “The Color Purple”]]> Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:28:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/517183289VM019_20th_Annual_.jpg
A new production of the 2005 musical returns to Broadway, 10 years later.

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<![CDATA[Chita Rivera's Broadway Return and More]]> Sat, 10 Jan 2015 18:31:13 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/481575811JN00003_Songwriter.jpg
Plus "If/Then," "Disgraced" and "The Last Ship" announce closings, and "Cabaret" has a new Sally Bowles.

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<![CDATA[French Bulldog Struggles to Reclaim Bed From Cat]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 09:04:34 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-01-07+at+8.33.42+AM.png
A French bulldog named Pixel adorably struggles to reclaim its bed after a cat stole it away.
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<![CDATA["Flat White" Added to Starbucks Menu]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:08:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/0105-2015-FlatWhite.jpg
The "flat white" is going mainstream. Starbucks introduced Tuesday its own version of the flat white, a specialty coffee drink popular in Australia, New Zealand, and the U.K, but until now relatively unknown in...

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<![CDATA[Zabar's Celebrates 80 Years on Broadway]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 22:01:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/zabars.jpg
For 80 years, Zabar's has satisfied the cravings of locals with everything from smoked fish and bagels to babka. NBC 4 New York's Gabe Pressman takes a look back at the neighborhood staple through its eight...]]>
<![CDATA[Top Fitness Apps for 2015]]> Wed, 31 Dec 2014 11:45:10 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_fitapps1231_700x394.jpg
Mike Wendland reports about different apps you can use to help you stick to your weight-loss resolution.]]>
<![CDATA[Take the NBC 4 Challenge: New Year's Resolutions in 4 Words]]> Wed, 31 Dec 2014 12:40:17 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/timessquare.jpg
Hundreds of NBC New York viewers took our Facebook 4 Word Challenge and told us their New Year's Resolution in just four words.

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<![CDATA[Best Apps of 2014]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 12:40:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_pcmike1223_700x394.jpg
NBC News tech guru PC Mike Wendland rounds up his favorite apps of 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[Prankster Gets Surprise After Giving Homeless Man $100]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 22:03:05 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/Homeless-Man-money.jpg
A man got a big surprise when he tried a social experiment to see how a homeless person would spend $100.
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<![CDATA[Video of Dancing Dog Goes Viral]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:26:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/635549068098100143-Capture.JPG
A clip of a happy, hopping pooch has gone viral. The video shows a dog dancing in excitement over being picked up at a day care. The YouTube clip has already garnered 2 million views.

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<![CDATA[10 Unforgettable Theater Performances of 2014]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:04:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/ITWHeader.jpg
We count our favorite theater performances of the year, both on and off-Broadway.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[In the Wings: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:50:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005599795_1200x675_375251011718.jpg
The Associated Press has named “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time” one of the top productions of the year and based on ticket sales, theatergoers seem to agree.]]>
<![CDATA[Fashion Trends 2015]]> Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:35:56 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/456371972.jpg
Here are some trends you can expect to see next spring.

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<![CDATA[Fashion Trends: 2015's Best Looks]]> Tue, 30 Dec 2014 07:09:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Inner.jpg
Wore stories! Take a look at what we donned in 2014 and check out the biggest sartorial trends for the coming year.
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<![CDATA[“School of Rock” Musical Heading to Broadway]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:13:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/157499997CC00115_Spike_TV_s.jpg
Andrew Lloyd Webber will write new music for a stage adaptation of the 2003 film.

Photo Credit: Kevin Winter]]>
<![CDATA[Review: "Every Brilliant Thing," Starring Jonny Donahoe]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:33:46 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BrilliantMain.jpg
In Duncan Macmillan's one-man show, starring Jonny Donahoe, a young man arrvies at a lengthy list of things that make life worth living.

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>
<![CDATA[Tips for Making Latkes ]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:08:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bay-latke-chef.jpg
When it comes to holidays, there's no better recipe than the one you grew up with. Same is true for latkes. So, tonight, when Hanukkah begins at sundown, cooks around the globe will be firing up the frying pans...

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<![CDATA[Merriam-Webster Names Word of the Year]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:52:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/27167011.jpg
Merriam-Webster has declared "culture" as the word of 2014, The Associated Press reported. The word joins Oxford Dictionaries' "vape," a darling of the e-cigarette movement, and "exposure," declared the...

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<![CDATA[“Side Show” Revival Closing]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:49:20 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SideShowBway1wITW.jpg
Bill Condon’s $8 million reboot of the flop 1997 musical will close Jan. 4.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[“Love Letters” Revival Wraps Early ]]> Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:55:32 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/file_54663930c17a1.jpg
The critically-acclaimed Broadway revival of A.R. Gurney’s classic play will play its final performance Dec. 14.

Photo Credit: Carol Rosegg]]>
<![CDATA[Laura Benanti to Headline New Rockettes Show]]> Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:21:12 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/494775671SL00029_2014_Drama.jpg
The Rockettes will kick off a new show this spring at Radio City Music Hall.

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<![CDATA[Jennifer Nettles to Make Broadway Debut in “Chicago” ]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:06:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/167011822DB097_2013_Billboa.jpg
The Sugarland singer will play Roxie Hart for an eight-week run beginning this February.

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<![CDATA[#SantaPhotoFail: Pics of No Good Santa Encounters]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 02:42:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/01-santafailthumb.jpg
It's Christmastime and it's that time of year when you head out with the family and get those beloved pics of the kids with Santa. Except the photos don't always turn out as you hoped.]]>
<![CDATA[Rita Wilson Joins Larry David Play ]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:07:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/166627989CO00051_Rita_Wilso.jpg
Mrs. Tom Hanks will join Larry David and Rosie Perez in "Fish in the Dark."

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<![CDATA[University to Begin Offering Beyonce 101 Class]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 09:59:49 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_beyonceclass1205_700x394.jpg
The University of Texas will soon offer a class entitled "Beyonce Feminism & Rihanna Womanism. Amanda Brandeis reports.]]>