<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSun, 24 Jul 2016 20:51:38 -0400Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:51:38 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Scenes From the Stage: Panorama NYC]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:45:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-579390172_master-edited.jpg
Panorama NYC kicked off Friday and runs from July 22-24, 2016. Check out the latest photos of artists performing onstage.

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<![CDATA[Where to Catch the Fireworks Across the Tri-State]]> Mon, 04 Jul 2016 04:50:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fireworks+watch.jpg
If you're looking for the best place to watch fireworks this year, you won't run out of options.

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<![CDATA[Review: 'Motown,' Returning to NY, Seconds That Emotion ]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:35:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MotownMainSub.jpg
Summer is here and the time is right for another look at a musical about the origins of the legendary record label. An earnest history lesson based on Berry Gordy's bio.

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<![CDATA[Wall Around Trump Walk of Fame Star]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:05:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/201*120/07-20-2016-trumjp-wall-hollywood-walk-1.jpg
A Los Angeles-based street artist built a miniature wall, featuring razor wire and "Keep Out" signs, around Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Visitors gathered around the star Tuesday, snapping...

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<![CDATA[New Episodes of 'Making a Murderer']]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:05:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/young-steven-avery-mn-1705_6ed7abe3d2d535b99e853f74c50a543b.nbcnews-ux-2880-1000.jpg
"Making a Murderer," the Netflix show that captivated binge-watchers across the country earlier this year, is returning with new episodes, the company announced Tuesday. In a press release, Netflix said...

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<![CDATA['Fiddler on the Roof' Will Close in December]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 20:33:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/FiddlerClosing.jpg
The acclaimed revival will play its final performance December 31.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Fully Automated Quinoa Restaurant Coming to Midtown]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:26:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_19724380454.jpg
Robots (and some hidden chefs) will serve quinoa to customers at a fast-food restaurant opening in midtown later this year, according to reports.

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<![CDATA[Jake Gyllenhaal Will Lead 'Burn This' Revival on Broadway]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:23:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-539752478.jpg
The revival, which begins in February 2017, will re-open the 112-year-old Hudson Theatre.

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<![CDATA[Review: Daniel Radcliffe Confronts 'Privacy' Issues]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:08:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/PrivacyMain.jpg
An actor forced to draw personal boundaries from an early age is cast as an anonymous writer wondering how much of his life belongs online. An entertaining and ultimately disquieting comic-thriller.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Blue Bell Announces New Ice Cream Flavor]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 10:01:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cookie-two-step.jpg
In celebration of National Ice Cream Month, Blue Bell announced a new flavor of ice cream Friday.

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<![CDATA[Here are the 68th Annual Emmy Nominees]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:47:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/emmys-3way-thrones-oj.jpg
“Game of Thrones” and “The People v. O.J. Simpson” dominated the list of nominations for the 2016 Emmys. But there were plenty of other nods for other shows. Here is a selection of nominees in top categories.

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<![CDATA[Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 05:04:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NES_Classic_2.jpg
Nintendo said Thursday it will release the "NES Classic Edition" on Nov. 11, a $59.99 system that comes loaded with 30 classic Nintendo games.

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<![CDATA[Daveed Diggs to Leave 'Hamilton' July 15 ]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:31:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-539766392.jpg
The Tony winner and original cast member will exit hip-hop musical

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<![CDATA[Review: Smart Political Thriller 'Oslo,' at Lincoln Center]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 22:11:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/OsloMain.jpg
Playwright J.T. Rogers explores Norway's behind-the-scenes role in the 1993 Middle East peace accords. A thoughtful drama arguing that the treaty set us on a better course, even if it didn’t generate the desired...

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<![CDATA[Museum of Ice Cream Coming to Meatpacking District ]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 20:19:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ice-cream-stock-79772399.jpg
The inimitable Museum of Ice Cream is coming to the Meatpacking District for one month this summer, pledging to deliver a "lick-able, likeable, shareable ice cream-centric experience" through the end of August.

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<![CDATA[7-Eleven Celebrates 7/11 With Free Slurpees]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:42:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Slurpee-GettyImages-106159890.jpg
There's no better way to enjoy a hot summer day than with a Slurpee, and on Monday it won't cost you a thing. To celebrate July 11 — or 7-Eleven Day — the convenience chain will be giving away their signature...

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<![CDATA[Misty Copeland Talks Breaking Barriers]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:22:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527358950.jpg
It's been one year since Misty Copeland leaped over barriers to become American Ballet Theatre's first black female principal dancer in the company's 75-year history. In an interview with "Sunday Today"...

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<![CDATA[Alaska's Stunning Live Bearcam Returns]]> Wed, 06 Jul 2016 12:12:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/452656560.jpg
It's summertime and the bears of Alaska are ready to gorge.

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<![CDATA['Hamilton' Picks Replacements for Leading Roles ]]> Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:19:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/LeslieHamiltonLeaving.jpg
Brandon Victor Dixon, Lexi Lawson and Michael Luwoye will join the cast of the Tony-winning, smash musical.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Mother Rat Fights Off Snake to Save Baby]]> Wed, 06 Jul 2016 10:59:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/179*120/rat1109.jpg
A mother rat determined not to let a yellow-bellied snake slither off with her young engaged the reptile in a bitter war, chasing the creepy crawler across a road and nipping at its tail, video posted to...
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<![CDATA[Hold the Burgers: Meatless July 4 Grilling Ideas]]> Mon, 04 Jul 2016 08:24:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/grilled-veggie-split-thumb.jpg
The Fourth of July barbecue doesn't always have to be about hot dogs and burgers. The holiday is a great excuse to fire up the grill and throw on some tasty veggies that will make you forget about the standard...

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<![CDATA[You Can't Resist This Puppy Bath Video]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:18:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/maltese+bath.jpg
A trio of exceedingly adorable poodles and Maltese is cute — but a video of that trio taking a bath is a doggone must-see.

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<![CDATA[Annual 'Broadway in Bryant Park' Summer Series Set]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:42:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WaitressJoanMarcus.jpg
'Waitress,' 'Wicked' and more will perform as part of the popular free outdoor concert series.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus ]]>
<![CDATA[‘It’s Thundering’: Most Unique July 4 Fireworks View]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:26:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/weehawken.jpg
As crowds pack the banks of the East River Monday for the Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks display, a small group of trained professionals will be just feet from mortars as fireworks launch out of them and...

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<![CDATA[Kitten Escapes Pet Store Cage to Play With Puppy]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:38:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Puppy-Kitten-GettyImages-172292342.jpg
A cuddly kitten escaped its enclosure at a pet shop in Taiwan and leaped into the neighboring booth of an equally cute little puppy.

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<![CDATA[Subway Musical 'In Transit' to Emerge on Broadway This Fall]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:02:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kathleen+marshall.jpg
"In Transit," a long-gestating, a cappella romantic comedy set in the New York City subway, has found the express train to Broadway.

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<![CDATA[Little Girl Scares Off Elephant in Viral Video]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:41:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/elephant-generic.jpg
A little girl in a sleeveless yellow top took on a giant elephant, appearing to control the behemoth with one small hand on a Sri Lankan street, according to viral video making the rounds on social media.
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<![CDATA['Shuffle Along' Surprises with Closing Notice]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:03:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/194*120/McDonald+0773.jpg
The acclaimed musical will leave Broadway this July.

Photo Credit: Julieta Cervantes]]>
<![CDATA['An American in Paris' Says Au Revoir]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 20:49:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AmericanParisClosing.jpg
The new Gershwin stage musical will play its final performance on January 1, 2017.

Photo Credit: Angela Sterling ]]>
<![CDATA[Kanye West, The Weeknd Headline New Music Fest in Queens]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:54:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-521487658.jpg
Kanye West, The Weeknd, Chance the Rapper and Kygo will be headlining a new music festival in Queens this fall.  The inaugual Meadows Music and Arts Festival will be held Oct.]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Pride March and Festival Street Closures]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:23:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cms646.jpg
The 2016 LGBT Heritage of Pride March and Festival is on Sunday. Here are the street closures you can expect from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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<![CDATA['Fun Home' Leaving Broadway in September]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 20:45:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/FunHomeClosing.jpg
The 2015 Tony-winning best musical will close after a history-making 18-month run.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Obama Ribs Jeter for Being 'Old' in Retirement Interview]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:22:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/obama+jeter+interview.jpg
Former Yankees captain Derek Jeter interviewed President Obama for The Players Tribune, offering him some retirement tips as the president quipped about the star shortstop hanging up his cleats on the wrong side...

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<![CDATA[Top Baby Names of 2016 (So Far)]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2016 11:16:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/babies3.jpg
The year of 2016 may be a year of change for the most favored baby names, at least according to new data from newborns named in the first six months.

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<![CDATA[Taco Bell Giving Away Free Tacos Tuesday]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:44:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/1779076_10154087090319697_2553296908979305782_n.jpg
Although the Cleveland Cavaliers won the series, you can thank the Golden State Warriors for being able to score a free taco on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Meet Broadway's New Hamilton ]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2016 11:01:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-483201942.jpg
The 40-year-old actor will take over the role of Alexander Hamilton on July 11.

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<![CDATA[INFOGRAPHIC: Doting on Dad, Father’s Day 2016]]> Thu, 16 Jun 2016 15:33:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-93909607-edited.jpg
On the third Sunday in June, many Americans will take some time out of their day to honor the nation's 70 million dads. Here are some statistics on how people plan to dote on dad this year.

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<![CDATA[De Niro Makes Broadway Debut With 'A Bronx Tale' This Fall]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2016 17:07:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-538200630.jpg
Robert De Niro's 1993 film will jump from the big screen to the big stage, in a production co-directed by De Niro himself.

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<![CDATA['Late Night': Look at the Orlando Shooting]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2016 02:51:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e122_382_closerlook_20160610_1200x675_705061443828.jpg
Host Seth Meyers processes the Orlando shooting over the weekend. He looks at the tremendous amount of support that came out of the violence. Meyers turns to consider the ease with which the shooting suspect...]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Janet McTeer, Cush Jumbo Lead "Shrew" in Central Park]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2016 20:05:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ShrewMain.jpg
The first production of The Public's summer Shakespeare season, directed by a veteran of all-female stagings, throws into relief the silly ways men behave.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Performers of Color Make History at Tony Awards]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2016 01:02:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-539766304.jpg
It's the first time in the show's 70-year history the four major musical acting honors were awarded to people of color.

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<![CDATA[Father's Day Gifts That Keep on Giving]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 13:56:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nicelynoted-fathersday-final.jpg
There are more subscription services that bring meals and products right to your door than ever before. Here are a few gift ideas that keep on giving long after Father's Day.]]>