<![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 Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:16:25 -0500 Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:16:25 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Learn How to Make Coquito Cocktails for the Holidays]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:06:14 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ENG_coquito_recipe_1200x675_574318147973.jpg
Miami-based food writer Enriqueta Lemoine shows you her take on the Puerto Rican holiday drink coquito.]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Gift Guide for Any Budget]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:35:56 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gift-thumb.jpg
They say it's better to give than it is to receive. What they don't tell you is how to do all that giving when you're on a budget. Instead of wandering crowded malls and streets hoping for inspiration, we've got...
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<![CDATA[History of Thanksgiving: How Much Do You Know About Turkey Day?]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:30:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_51734552621.jpg
Millions of Americans will travel to visit family and friends and stuff themselves with turkey and pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving. But how much do you know about the holiday’s origins and why we celebrate?...

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<![CDATA[‘The Humans’ Sets Broadway Transfer]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:03:45 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TheHumansBroadway.jpg
Stephen Karam’s critically acclaimed play is moving to the Great White Way.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[‘Sylvia’ Bites the Dust ]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:02:31 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SylviaBwayClosing.gif
It’s a dog eat dog world out on Broadway, and it looks like “Sylvia” just couldn’t get a bone.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Weinstein Bringing ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ to Broadway]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 19:06:43 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SinginInTheRainBway.gif
The famed film producer will produce his second musical for the Great White Way next fall.

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<![CDATA['Motown the Musical' Wants You Back]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 19:03:16 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MotownITW.jpg
Berry Gordy’s autobiographical musical will return to the Great White Way this summer.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Fun Facts]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 08:56:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_609641135237-parade.jpg
Since 1924, Macy's has held an annual parade on Thanksgiving Day. First known as the "Macy's Christmas Parade," the name later changed a few years later to the "Thanksgiving Day Parade." Now many onlookers crowd...

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<![CDATA['Dames at Sea' Shipping Out]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 19:03:46 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BD2cWiFqg4E09McmYgzQ10BNgl110NFYatFJsi95ymw.gif
The tap-tastic musical comedy will play its final performance this January.

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<![CDATA[Street Closures for Macy's Thanksgiving Parade ]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:58:42 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chelsea-5-crop.jpg
Millions of spectators are expected to line the streets Thursday to watch the 89th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and 50 million more are expected to watch it on NBC. In order to accommodate the...]]>
<![CDATA[Thanksgiving Turkey Do's and Don'ts]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 07:08:13 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/turkey_dos_donts_preparations.jpg
#NBC5Responds' Deanna Dewberry offers a few surprising tips on how to make that Thanksgiving centerpiece perfect.]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Top 12 Holiday Toys]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 14:40:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Toys-SplitScreen.jpg
Lightsabers, talking plush toys and robots make up this year's lineup of hot toys every kid would love to get for the holidays. Click through to see the top 12 toys dominating store shelves and kids' wish lists...

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<![CDATA[Gift Guide: 12 Hot Holiday Toys]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 14:36:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/toys-split.jpg
Lightsabers, talking plush toys and robots make up this year's lineup of hot toys every kid would love to get for the holidays. Hundreds of products, from puzzles to action figures based on "Star Wars:...

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<![CDATA[Don't Be a Turkey: Celebrate a Bird-Free Thanksgiving]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 17:03:50 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_554344590313.jpg
It’s that time of year again — to give thanks for all that we have. Thanksgiving is a truly American holiday, one that is deeply rooted in tradition. Food and family have become synonymous with the holiday. Many

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<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Gifts for Sports Lovers]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 02:33:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Jacket-Gloves.jpg
If there's a fitness enthusiast or someone looking to get in shape on your holiday shopping list, look no further than this sports gift guide. Help your friends and loved ones reach their fitness goals...

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<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Tech & Gadget Gifts Under $100]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:25:43 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Tech+Gifts+2015.jpg
Shopping for a gadget-obsessed friend or family member? Discover the coolest gadgets and tech gifts in our 2015 holiday guide.]]>
<![CDATA[Win Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:18:59 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/722X406_ELLEN_WebBanner_LMBlack.jpg
One winner will receive every prize given to the "Ellen" audience during all 12 Days of Giveaways. Enter for your chance to win.]]>
<![CDATA[How to Carve a Turkey, Just in Time for the Holidays]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:22:05 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/thanksgiving-FINAL_1200x675_570319939834.jpg
Chef Fitz Tallon from Eataly NYC shows you how to carve a turkey.]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Gifts for a Fashionista]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:38:58 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fashionista2.jpg
Don't know what to buy for the fashion-forward lady on your list. Click through our ultimate holiday gift guide for some of the most stylish items that will be sure to please even the most devout trendsetters. ]]>
<![CDATA[Legendary Musical 'Miss Saigon' Returning to Broadway]]> Thu, 19 Nov 2015 14:44:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MS_JAN15_PRESS_Landscape_AW.jpg
Hold on to your helicopters: “Miss Saigon” is coming back to Broadway.]]>
<![CDATA['Not as Exciting': Black Friday Deals Arrive Earlier Than Ever]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 13:36:28 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_583751221090.jpg
Black Friday is becoming a month-long deal. Amazon's sales began Nov. 20 and continue through Nov. 27, the day after Thanksgiving and what was once the start of the holiday shopping season.

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<![CDATA[Holiday 2015: Gifts for Foodies]]> Thu, 19 Nov 2015 13:16:17 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Kitchen-Items.jpg
Get your favorite foodie inspired in the kitchen with these cool kitchen gadgets. From utensils to small appliances, here's a list of great gift ideas any food lover would appreciate.

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<![CDATA[First Taco Bell Goes on the Road]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:41:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/IMG_4536tacobellwearethenext.JPG
While the region's movie industry has made a romance or two in its time, nearly every heart-tugger in the world weakens before one of Southern California's truly intense twosomes: food lovers and historic...

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<![CDATA["Hamilton" Makes History Again, Tops Rap Album Charts]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:47:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Hamilton0044r+%281%29.jpg
The original Broadway cast recording of the Lin-Manuel Miranda-musical has topped the Billboard rap charts.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Explore Broadway's’ 'The Lion King' in 360-Degree View]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:28:10 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/circle+of+life.jpg
If you’ve ever seen a Broadway musical and wished you could get closer to the action, this is for you.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Miller Tries to Understand Nazi Terror in 'Incident at Vichy']]> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 13:31:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/VichyMain.jpg
The 1964 drama, now chillingly revived at the Signature, was the playwright's attempt to dramatize the meekly resisted rise to power of the Third Reich.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Jesse Tyler Ferguson Books Broadway Return ]]> Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:44:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-477382866+%281%29.jpg
The five-time Emmy nominee will return to the Great White Way this spring.

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<![CDATA[Review: Metcalf Calls the Shots in Fun, Forgettable 'Misery']]> Sun, 15 Nov 2015 18:51:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MiseryMain.jpg
The skilled TV and stage actress rescues Bruce Willis's romance novelist from a car crash, but has words (and weapons) for him when she learns he's killed off her favorite character.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Nordstrom Pulls Holiday Sweater]]> Mon, 16 Nov 2015 07:05:58 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/192*120/GettyImages-2751522.jpg
Just days after Target went under fire for a highly contested Christmas sweater and hours after Bloomingdale’s issued an apology for offending customers in a misleading catalog ad, Nordstrom is now the...

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<![CDATA[Review: Anxiety Festers in Ivo van Hove's 'Bridge']]> Thu, 12 Nov 2015 20:19:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BridgeMain.jpg
An acclaimed West End production of the Arthur Miller play transfers to Broadway, with Mark Strong as the Brooklyn longshoreman who has a possessive love for his niece.

Photo Credit: Jan Versweyveld]]>
<![CDATA[Phylicia Rashad Leads New Play at Public Theater]]> Wed, 11 Nov 2015 13:40:49 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-476305786+%281%29.jpg
The theater veteran will star in the New York premiere of Tarell Alvin McCraney’s play "Head of Passes."

Photo Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Who Cut Off Husband's Penis Speaks Out on 'Steve Harvey']]> Wed, 11 Nov 2015 04:21:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/237*120/samuel_563cf6371ba3f_LORENA4-810x410.jpg
Lorena Bobbitt, the woman who cut off her husband’s penis in a crime of passion that made national headlines more than 20 years ago, opened up about the ordeal sharing the harrowing story of abuse she says...

Photo Credit: Steve Harvey
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<![CDATA[Top Food Trends for 2016 Revealed]]> Sun, 08 Nov 2015 20:32:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/199*120/PlantSlant2.jpg
Restaurant consultant group Baum + Whiteman has released its top food trends for 2016, and the number one spot didn’t go to one particular meal. Instead, the top trend revolves around how we get our...

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<![CDATA[Review: Takei's Debut in Stirring "Allegiance"]]> Mon, 09 Nov 2015 09:21:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AllegianceMain.jpg
A new musical inspired by the "Star Trek" actor's childhood internment follows one family in the years after the attack on Pearl Harbor. It marks Lea Salonga's return to Broadway after a long absence, and...

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Gloria Estefan's Life Goes to Broadway in 'On Your Feet!']]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 15:15:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/OnYourFeetMain.jpg
A new musical from the director of "Kinky Boots" and writer of "Birdman" depicts how Gloria Estefan became the best-selling crossover performer in Latin music.

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>
<![CDATA[H&M's Balmain X Clothes Spark Shopping Frenzy]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 15:34:25 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Balmainhm.jpg
Demand for H&M's new collection of clothes by luxury Parisian fashion house Balmain prompted wild scenes at some stores, briefly crashed H&M's website, and had outfits going for up to triple the price on

Photo Credit: Fidel Solano
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<![CDATA['Disaster!' Headed to Broadway]]> Thu, 05 Nov 2015 13:42:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Disaster3ITW.jpg
The musical comedy which parodies 1970s disaster movies will open this March.

Photo Credit: Jeremy Daniel]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Town Named America's Best Small City]]> Wed, 04 Nov 2015 16:02:07 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/princeton+university+meningitis+vaccine.jpg
The best small city in America isn't a picturesque vista by the sea or a quirky town in the midwest, according to one website -- it's in the Garden State.]]>
<![CDATA[Broadway's Best Set for Thanksgiving Day Parade]]> Tue, 03 Nov 2015 16:15:20 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-459594948+%281%29.jpg
Six of Broadway's newest musicals and revivals will perform

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<![CDATA[Northern Lights Sighting Possible in Tri-State Tonight]]> Tue, 03 Nov 2015 18:18:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC-ktuu-northern-lights.jpg
Recent solar activity on the sun will likely trigger Northern Lights in the higher latitudes overnight, possibly giving stargazers a rare treat, according to the Space Weather Prediction Center.]]>
<![CDATA[Hungry? National Sandwich Day Deals, Freebies]]> Tue, 03 Nov 2015 23:15:20 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/subway+sandwich.jpg
Subway, Capriotti's and Chick-fil-A are offering National Sandwich Day deals.]]>
<![CDATA[Rockefeller Center Tree to Arrive in NYC This Week]]> Tue, 03 Nov 2015 11:39:00 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/459908436.jpg
The 78-foot Norway spruce that will be the Rockefeller Center tree this year will be cut down Wednesday from a home in Ulster County and hoisted on a trailer to make its journey to the city.

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<![CDATA[Review: Trouble for Charles in Imagined Game of Thrones]]> Sun, 01 Nov 2015 20:20:35 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/KingChalesIIIMain.jpg
The King and ... oy. Mike Bartlett's galvanizing "King Charles III," newly arrived after an Olivier Award-winning run in the U.K., imagines the current Prince of Wales and his troubled ascent to the throne.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Study: What Makes Selfies Better]]> Mon, 02 Nov 2015 06:54:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/teaser.jpg
They're everywhere: modern self portraits shrunk down to fit the size of a mobile screen. Better known as a selfie. One Stanford University Ph.D student wanted to figure out what makes one selfie better...

Photo Credit: Andrej Karpathy blog]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Keira Knightley in "Thérèse Raquin"]]> Thu, 29 Oct 2015 18:22:44 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/RaquinMain.jpg
The English actress makes a fine Broadway debut as a woman who embarks on an adulterous affair in Helen Edmundson's adaptation of the 19th-century Émile Zola novel.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Steven Pasquale to Lead 'The Robber Bridegroom' Revival]]> Fri, 30 Oct 2015 08:08:46 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-483188980+%281%29.jpg
The Roundabout Theatre Company will bring back the 1975 musical this season.

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