<![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 Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:12:13 -0400 Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:12:13 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Behind the Scenes of Ruthless! The Musical]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:42:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/NY+LIVE_RUTHLESS.jpg
Raina Seitel chats with the cast of Ruthless! The Musical and finds out what it takes to make it Off-Broadway.

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<![CDATA[Utah Embraces 'The Book of Mormon']]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:27:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/first-national-tour-cast.jpg
Broadway's Tony-winning musical stops into Salt Lake City for the first time since its tour launched in 2012.

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<![CDATA[Lupita Nyong’o and 'Walking Dead' Star Team for New Play]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:12:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/479920655KI00263_Marie_Clai.jpg
Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o (“12 Years a Slave”) will make her New York stage debut this fall in a new play from Danai Gurira, best known to audiences as Michonne in AMC’s “The Walking Dead.”

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<![CDATA[Rare Blue Moon to Appear in Sky Friday]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:14:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/blue+moon+over+ny.jpg
Be sure to set your gaze skyward Friday to catch a glimpse of the rare blue moon.

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<![CDATA[Celebrate National Cheesecake Day With Half-Off Deals]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:57:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Cheesecake-Generic.jpg
It’s National Cheesecake Day, and eateries around the Big Apple are celebrating by offering deals on the city’s most iconic and decadent treat.

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<![CDATA[Grumpy Dog Earl Challenges Grumpy Cat's Reign]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:23:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/My+Name+is+Earl.jpg
The world’s grouchiest feline has some new competition. Meet “Grumpy Dog.”

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<![CDATA[Brooklyn Pizzeria Is Best in America, Study Finds]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:11:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/juliana+pizzeria+handout.jpg
A Brooklyn pizzeria has been named the top joint for a slice in America, according to a TripAdvisor ranking based on the quality and quantity of reviews and opinions from millions of travelers.

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<![CDATA[Michael Shannon Joins 'Long Day’s Journey Into Night']]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:20:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/509287471AZ00007_Premieres_.jpg
The Oscar nominee will return to Broadway alongside Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne.

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<![CDATA[Part II: Interview With Broadway's Demonic Sock Puppet]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:16:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000008052877_1200x675_493428803627.jpg
A demonic sock puppet is one of Broadway's biggest attractions these days in the quirky show "Hand to God" at the Booth Theatre. He drinks, curses, enjoys carnal relations and did not hold back when he...]]>
<![CDATA[Matthew Broderick Joins 'Sylvia' ]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:19:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/540275525AP00032_Roundabout.jpg
The two-time Tony winner will be back on the boards this fall in a show that hits close to home.

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<![CDATA['Smash' Star Megan Hilty Books Broadway Return]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:43:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/562011823KR00017_Voices_For.jpg
She'll join a set of Broadway vets in the Roundabout Theatre Company’s upcoming revival of the farcical comedy “Noises Off.”

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<![CDATA[Review: Colin Quinn Tells 'The New York Story']]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:55:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/ColinQuinnMain.jpg
The Park Slope-raised stand-up stirs the melting pot in a one-man tirade against homogeneity, directed by Jerry Seinfeld.

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<![CDATA[Selfie Sticks Banned at Six Flags Parks Nationwide]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:06:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Six+Flags+sign+generic.jpg
Six Flags has joined the growing list of amusement parks across the nation that have banned selfie sticks. The company implemented the ban Monday at all of its parks across America, according to Katy Enrique...

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<![CDATA[McDonald's All-Day Breakfast May Go National: Report ]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:03:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/4707047541.jpg
McDonald’s could soon dish out all-day breakfast nationwide. The Wall Street Journal, citing an internal memo sent to U.S. franchisees and employees Tuesday, reports that the fast food giant could begin offering...

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<![CDATA[McDonald's' 'Secret Menu' Not So Secret Anymore]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:02:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/167*120/51122973.jpg
The mythical “secret menu” at McDonald’s may not be a myth at all.

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<![CDATA[Marlee Matlin to Make Broadway Debut]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:07:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/531287419DF00033_Arianna_Hu.jpg
The Oscar-winning actress has joined the upcoming revival of "Spring Awakening."

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<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Adorable Pets From Around the U.S. ]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:51:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/MurphyBoxerWVIT.jpg
Pet owners coast to coast have one thing in common: they love sharing pictures of their furry friends. Here's a look at some cute pets photos shared by NBC Owned TV Station viewers across the country.]]>
<![CDATA[$125 Caviar Twinkie Sold at SoCal Fair]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 17:10:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/203*120/friedcaviartwinkieoc.jpg
Two edibles you never pictured together will be together, in Costa Mesa.

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<![CDATA[Review: Josh Young, Chuck Cooper in 'Amazing Grace']]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:31:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/208*120/AmazingMain.jpg
A one-time police officer has written an earnest original musical about young Englishman John Newton, who came of age as Britain sat atop an empire of slavery.

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<![CDATA[Obama Headed to NYC, Will Watch 'Hamilton' on Broadway]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:09:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/86241777.jpg
Tickets for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s new hip-hop musical “Hamilton” are already a tough get, with its $27.6 million advance and crowded ticket lotteries. But there’s one person who didn’t seem to have a problem...

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<![CDATA[Rumer Willis Headed to 'Chicago']]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:32:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/85956301.jpg
The "Dancing with the Stars" champ will make her Broadway debut in the long-running revival.

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<![CDATA[Foster's "The Wild Party" Begins Tonight]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:41:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/FosterTheWildParty.jpg
New York City Center concludes its Encores! Off-Center series this weekend with its staging of Andrew Lippa’s “The Wild Party.”

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<![CDATA[Jane Krakowski Returning to Broadway in “She Loves Me” Revival ]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:42:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/562011823KR00007_Voices_For.jpg
The "30 Rock" actress will join Josh Radnor and Laura Benanti in Roundabout's "She Loves Me" revival.

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<![CDATA[First 'Hamilton' Lotto Draws Massive Crowd]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:14:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/HamiltonLotto.jpg
More than 700 theatergoers showed up to the Richard Rodgers Theatre yesterday afternoon, where Lin-Manuel Miranda’s critically-acclaimed musical was having its first Broadway performance.

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<![CDATA['American Psycho' Musical Sets Broadway Dates]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:19:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/1.173928.jpg
After a canceled off-Broadway engagement, the stage adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis’s 1991 novel “American Psycho” will open on the Great White Way this season.

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<![CDATA[Review: "Penn & Teller" at The Marquis]]> Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:15:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/208*120/PennTellerMain.jpg
The illusionists return to New York for the first time in 15 years with a sincere and relentlessly beguiling show that includes classics from their repertoire and elements of their current Vegas act.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[How to Watch U.S. Women's NYC Parade Live Online]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 14:01:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/other+parade+of+champions.jpg
Can’t watch New York City's historic ticker-tape parade celebrating the U.S. women's soccer team's World Cup championship in person?]]>
<![CDATA[Swearing 'Minion' Toys? McDonald's Says No]]> Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:23:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/HappyMeal.png
A minion toy in a McDonald’s Happy Meal has some parents, well, a little unhappy. The toy, based on the little yellow rascals that first appeared in “Despicable Me,” says three phrases - all of which are a...

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<![CDATA[Krispy Kreme Celebrates Birthday With 78-Cent Doughnuts]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:24:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/krispykremedonuts.jpg
Food lovers will be able to take advantage of discount prices this coming weekend. Friday, Krispy Kreme doughnuts will be offering a dozen of its famed glazed doughnuts for $.72 cents when customers buy...

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<![CDATA[Iron Chef Zakarian Also Chops Trump]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:31:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/20150709+Geoffrey+Zakarian.jpg
Another celebrity chef has decided not to open a restaurant in Donald Trump's planned Trump International Hotel, which the businessman is developing in Washington, D.C.'s Old Post Office Pavilion building. ]]>
<![CDATA[Patti LuPone Snatches Phone From Audience Member]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 20:43:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/tumblr_ljdvgrIuDG1qzfhxho1_1280.jpg
The "Shows for Days" star confronted a woman texting in the front row during a recent performance.

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<![CDATA[How to Get to the NYC Parade of Champions]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:21:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/how+to+get+there.jpg
Tens of thousands of people are expected to descend on lower Manhattan's Canyon of Heroes Friday to celebrate the U.S. women's soccer team's World Cup victory. It will be the first time in more than half...

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<![CDATA[Q&A: World Cup Ticker-Tape Parade in NYC]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 21:05:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TLMD-6-FINAL-CANADA-2015.jpg
The city will hold a ticker-tape parade to celebrate the U.S. women's soccer team's World Cup victory Friday, marking the first time in more than half a century that the honor will be bestowed upon female...

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<![CDATA['Spelling Bee' Original Broadway Cast Reunites]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 16:50:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/86105862.jpg
The nine original cast members of Broadway’s “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” reunited on Monday evening at Town Hall in a one-night-only production celebrating the 10-year anniversary of William...

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<![CDATA[Misty Copeland Will Jeté Into 'On the Town']]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:58:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/558317323MF00172_2015_Tony_.jpg
After making history last week as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theater, Misty Copeland is ready to conquer the Great White Way.

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<![CDATA[Fireworks Light up Sky Above NYC]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:21:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-172818623.jpg
Thousands gathered around NYC to catch a glimpse of the country's biggest 4th of July fireworks display.

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<![CDATA[10 Things Deadheads Should Know Before Chicago Shows]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:39:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/0626-2015-GratefulDead.jpg
Ten things Deadheads should know before the band's highly-anticipated festival at Soldier Field.

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<![CDATA[Street Closures for Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:24:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fireworks+getty.jpg
Fireworks will light up the New York City skyline Saturday night for "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular. The two-hour special, starting at 8 p.m., features a 25-minute synchronized fireworks display...

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<![CDATA[How to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks Live ]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 19:15:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/macys-fireworks.jpg
Now you can enjoy the majesty of the "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular" from the beach, your backyard BBQ or even at your favorite East River viewing spot.

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<![CDATA[Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate ]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:15:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/guacamole-GettyImages-456804252.gif
President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas.

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<![CDATA["Spring Awakening" Revival Heading to Broadway]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:31:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/spring_awakening_production_still.jpg
Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s eight-time Tony-winning musical is heading back to Broadway this fall.

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<![CDATA[“It Shoulda Been You” Splits From Broadway]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:17:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ItShouldaBeenYouClosing.jpg
The wedding comedy will take its last walk down the aisle at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Aug. 9.

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<![CDATA[Local Teen Takes Top Prize at National High School Musical Theatre Awards]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:53:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Performance_0436.JPG
17-year-old Marla Louissaint has a lot of reasons to celebrate this summer.

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<![CDATA[Review: LuPone, Urie in "Shows for Days"]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:27:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ShowsForDaysMain.jpg
Douglas Carter Beane's remembrance of things past has some solid one-liners and monologues, but he's left Patti LuPone to work without a net.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>