<![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-usFri, 26 Aug 2016 10:02:04 -0400Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:02:04 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Review: Turbulent Thriller 'The Layover' at Second Stage ]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:02:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/LayoverMain.jpg
World premiere from playwright Leslye Headland explores the fallout from a one-night stand. Taut, twisting and full of surprises.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![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[Jennifer Holliday's Going to 'The Color Purple' ]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:47:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-476583853.jpg
The original "Dreamgirls" star will return to Broadway after a 15 year absence

Photo Credit: Stephen Lovekin]]>
<![CDATA[Broken Water Main Cancels 'Cats']]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:42:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CatsMain.jpg
The revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber-musical "Cats" was cancelled due to a water main break in the area.

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>
<![CDATA['Sweeney Todd' Revival in a Working Pie Shop ]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/4557.jpg
Stephen Sondheim's murderous barber is returning to New York City in a killer new revival

Photo Credit: Barrow Street Theatre ]]>
<![CDATA[Puzzle-Solvers Control World Trade Center Spire]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:10:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_16197727951726.jpg
A team of puzzle-solvers controlled the color of the One World Trade Center spire from a Brooklyn park on Monday night in a first-of-its kind event.

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<![CDATA[Find the NBC 4 Treat Truck!]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:50:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/treat-truck-talent-crop.jpg
NBC 4 New York is going on the road - and we're bringing ice cream! Friday afternoons this summer and fall, we'll be in prime locations all over the tri-state area serving up tasty treats and a chance to...
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<![CDATA[Investors Lose $165K in Fake Lupita Broadway Play Scam: DA]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:44:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/broadway+generic.jpg
A 41-year-old theater producer has been indicted for allegedly stealing $165,000 from seven people prosecutors say he convinced to invest in a fake Broadway play.]]>
<![CDATA[7-Eleven's Slurpee BYO Cup Day ]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:05:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DSC00217_EDITEDbyocup.jpg
Customers can bring in any size container and fill it with their favorite Slurpee from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Aug. 19 and Saturday Aug. 20 for only $1.50.

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<![CDATA[Todrick Hall Returning to Broadway in 'Kinky Boots']]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 18:29:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-520520396.jpg
The YouTube superstar, who has over 2.2 million subscribers, will join the Tony-winning Best Musical for a limited run.

Photo Credit: Robin Marchant
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<![CDATA['SNL' Alum Jason Sudeikis to Lead Stage 'Dead Poets Society']]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:59:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-179762535.jpg
Live from New York, it's Jason Sudeikis!

Photo Credit: Jonathan Leibson]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Deft and Accessible 'Troilus' in Central Park ]]> Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:57:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TroilusMain.jpg
Director Daniel Sullivan offers a modernized take on one of the Bard's most rarely produced plays. Buff guys, spunky heroines and gunfire -- it's the Trojan War, moved to the 21st century.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA['Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Sets Opening Dates]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2016 17:24:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Chistian+Borle+Joan+Marcus.jpg
Christian Borle will lead the musical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic tale.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA['Ragtime' Concert Comes to Ellis Island]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2016 14:35:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-534707062.jpg
The one-night-only concert will be a workshop for a full, immersive production aiming for 2017

Photo Credit: John Moore]]>
<![CDATA[Race an Olympian, Ride a Water Slide at NYC's Summer Streets]]> Fri, 05 Aug 2016 13:40:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/summer+streets+2013.jpg
Summer Streets comes to New York City this weekend, turning the otherwise busy Manhattan streets into a 7-mile-long park where people can race an Olympian, zip through the city skyline or splash down a...]]>
<![CDATA[Gisele Manages Sultry Turn During Rio's Opening Ceremony]]> Sat, 06 Aug 2016 16:04:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gisele_GettyImages-586221882.jpg
A controversial skit where international supermodel Gisele Bundchen would have been mugged to highlight the country's high crime rate may have been yanked from the Opening Ceremony following local outcry,...

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<![CDATA[Your Olympic Spirit Shines Bright]]> Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:42:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/vegasriothumb1.jpg
We asked viewers to send in their best photos showcasing their Olympic spirit and support for Team USA.]]>
<![CDATA['Miss Saigon' Returns to the Broadway Theatre in March]]> Thu, 04 Aug 2016 16:52:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MS_JAN15_PRESS_Landscape_AW.jpg
Nearly 25 years after its premiere, the musical will return to Broadway.]]>
<![CDATA[Olympics Viewing Parties in NYC and NJ]]> Tue, 09 Aug 2016 10:25:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rio_endpage_feathers_1280x720.jpg
Get ready to watch Olympic stars in action and cheer on Team USA! Fans can watch the Rio Games and share their Olympic spirit with friends at viewing parties around the tri-state.]]>
<![CDATA[Review: 'Cats' Revival Has Us Feline Groovy ]]> Sun, 31 Jul 2016 19:32:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CatsMain.jpg
British pop star Leona Lewis, as Grizabella, has the showiest singing role in the second coming of the the polarizing Andrew Lloyd Webber musical. Peppy, kinetic and sometimes monotonous.

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>
<![CDATA[Guns N' Roses Star Surprises 'School of Rock' Cast]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:02:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SLASH+SURPRISES+SCHOOL+OF+ROCK+-+00003401_WNBC_000000012515703.jpg
The kid band at the heart of the Broadway musical "School of Rock" got a surprise guest during rehearsal - Guns N' Roses star Slash.

Photo Credit: School of Rock The Musical]]>
<![CDATA[Disneyland to Get Rid of 'Tower of Terror']]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:28:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/GOTGExt1280.jpg
Disneyland and California Adventure fanatics must soon say their final farewell to a "terrifying" park favorite, "The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror." The ride will be revamped into a "Guardians of the...

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<![CDATA[Scenes From the Stage: Panorama NYC]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:33:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-579696100_master-edited.jpg
Panorama NYC kicked off Friday and runs from July 22-24, 2016. Check out the latest photos of artists performing onstage.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![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.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![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...

Photo Credit: Manitowoc County Sheriff's Dept.]]>
<![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.

Photo Credit: Theo Wargo]]>
<![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.

Photo Credit: Blue Bell Ice Cream]]>
<![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.

Photo Credit: Nintendo of America]]>
<![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

Photo Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris]]>
<![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...

Photo Credit: T. Charles Erickson]]>
<![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.

Photo Credit: Getty Images, File]]>
<![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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