<![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, 06 Mar 2015 06:21:17 -0500 Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:21:17 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Larry David's "Fish" Leaves an Aftertaste]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 21:54:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/FishMain.jpg
The "Curb Your Enthusiasm" creator makes his Broadway acting and writing debut in a cumbersome comedy that feels like a sitcom episode stretched too thin.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Bruce Willis to Star in Stephen King's "Misery" on Broadway]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 23:31:14 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/505558273SH00176_Premiere_O.jpg
Stephen King’s 1987 novel "Misery" is coming to Broadway this fall.

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<![CDATA[Actor Clive Owen to Make Broadway Debut]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:16:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/531158691PH00128_15th_Annua.jpg
Film star Clive Owen will star in Harold Pinter's "Old Times" for the Roundabout Theatre Company's 50th anniversary season.

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<![CDATA[IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:44:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/national+pancake+day1.jpg
Enjoy a free short stack of pancakes and help a worthy cause.]]>
<![CDATA[Diane Lane Back on Stage in LCT's "Love & Sex"]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:55:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/MysteryMain.jpg
The Oscar nominee stars opposite Tony Shalhoub in a gratifying and complex family drama by British playwright Bathsheba Doran.

Photo Credit: T. Charles Erickson]]>
<![CDATA[Popular Bakery's Recipes Stolen]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:12:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/0227-2015-Cruffin.jpg
Binders containing hundreds of sweet recipes mysteriously disappeared overnight from Mr. Holmes Bakeshop, a three-month-old start-up in San Francisco's Tenderloin that's growing in popularity.

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<![CDATA[KFC to Serve Edible Coffee Cups in U.K.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:29:53 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/178*120/kfc+edible+coffee+cup+scoff-ee.jpg
Chicken lovers in the United Kingdom have a new treat to try -- edible coffee cups that will be served at KFC restaurants.

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<![CDATA[“Hamilton” Moving to Broadway]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:34:02 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/HamiltonBroadway.jpg
Lin-Manuel Miranda’s critically acclaimed new musical “Hamilton,” which is now enjoying a sold-out limited run at The Public Theater, will move to Broadway this summer.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Announces 2-for-1 Off-Broadway Sale]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:13:21 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/blue+man+getty.jpg
New York City's tourism agency is announcing a two-for-one deal on tickets to 40 off-Broadway shows.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Chicken Selects Returns]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:58:16 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+chicken+selects.jpg
Watch out, Chicken McNuggets. Soon there will be a new breaded chicken dish in the house.

McDonald's announced Wednesday that Chicken Selects will return to menus nationwide next month.

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<![CDATA[Lin-Manuel Miranda Makes History With “Hamilton” ]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:33:51 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Hamilton1499rR.jpg
The "In the Heights" composer returns with an original musical about founding father Alexander Hamilton that you won't want to miss.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Darren Criss Is Broadway’s New "Hedwig"]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:34:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/454451297AP00037_TrevorLIVE.jpg
“Glee" star Darren Criss made his Broadway debut in 2012 in the revival of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" -- and now he’ll return to Broadway in another hit revival, "Hedwig and the...

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<![CDATA[SoCal Flash Mob Tango's in LAX]]> Sun, 15 Feb 2015 23:45:51 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Terminal-Tango-021515.JPG
A group of 40 local dancers took the tango to a SoCal airport terminal on Sunday to spread the Valentine's Day spirit.

Photo Credit: Joel Cooke ]]>
<![CDATA[Lane, Dennehy in "The Iceman Cometh"]]> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 17:36:11 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/IcemanMain.jpg
Nathan Lane and Brian Dennehy lead a polished ensemble in Robert Falls' bleak revival of the Eugene O'Neill classic.

Photo Credit: Photo by Richard Termine ]]>
<![CDATA[True Love, Caught on Camera: Creative Public Proposals Go Viral]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:41:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ellen+proposal.jpg
As Valentine's Day approaches we decided to take a look at public marriage proposals over the past year.
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<![CDATA[Dog Runs Away From Home, Tracks Down Owner With Cancer in Hospital]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 06:53:45 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_hospitaldog0212001_700x394.jpg
A miniature Schnauzer ran away from its Iowa home to track down its owner, who was recovering from cancer in a nearby hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.]]>
<![CDATA["Death Star" is Legoland's Latest Mega Addition]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:51:52 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Death+Star+Legoland.JPG
Legoland's latest attraction is made up of more than 500,000 Lego pieces, weighs more than 1,900 pounds and took a crew of construction workers to assemble.]]>
<![CDATA[NoCal City's Humorous Traffic Signs]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/signs2.jpg
A Northern California city is using humor to get drivers to slow down and pedestrians to pay attention. The City of Hayward has placed traffic signs along a downhill boulevard that read "35 — It's a speed limit,...

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Newest "SNL" Ice Cream: Wayne'Swirled]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 07:12:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/229*120/wayneswirled.jpg
In celebration of "Saturday Night Live's" 40th anniversary, Ben & Jerry's unveiled two "SNL" sketch-inspired flavors: Lazy Sunday and Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch.

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<![CDATA[Say "I Love You" With Your Smartphone This Valentine's Day]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 17:07:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/valentines-chocolate-469002943.jpg
Want to make your Valentine feel extra special? Skip the usual postcards at the pharmacy and instead create a one-of-a-kind Valentine's Day card using an app. Here are ten easy apps that offer fun and unique...

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<![CDATA[George Takei’s Broadway Debut and More]]> Sun, 08 Feb 2015 16:34:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/491803633BB002_18th_Annual_.jpg
A "Falsettos" revival? A Broadway convention? And "Patti Issues" is back? Catch up on the week in Broadway news.

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<![CDATA[Review: "The Lion," at Lynn Redgrave Theatre]]> Sun, 08 Feb 2015 20:10:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/LionMain.jpg
Benjamin Scheuer's coming-of-age musical is a charming piece of theater with a life-affirming message.

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>
<![CDATA[No Winner for Powerball, Jackpot Rises to $360 Million]]> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 05:32:53 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/1757444901.jpg
Lottery officials say no jackpot winner was selected in the latest $317 million Powerball drawing.

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<![CDATA[Q&A: “Lady Be Good” Stars Colin Donnell and Patti Murin]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 14:38:20 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ColinPatti.jpg
The newly engaged couple discuss finding love, on and off stage.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Auction of Big Mac Special Sauce Draws 5-Figure Bids]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 04:02:34 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+sign+new+1.jpg
A Big Mac may only cost a few dollars at McDonald’s, but when it comes to the fast food chain’s Big Mac Special Sauce things get pricey.
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<![CDATA[Closed Musicals Hit 54 Below For Final Farewell ]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 12:17:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/ClosedMusicals54Below.png
Casts from "The Last Ship,” “Side Show” and “After Midnight" will reunite at Broadway's supper club for a final goodbye.]]>
<![CDATA[New Plays for Jim Parsons and Amanda Seyfried]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 22:36:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ParsonSeyfried.png
The "Big Bang Theory" star and "Mean Girls" actress have both signed up for new shows.

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<![CDATA[Shakespeare in the Park’s 2015 Season Set]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:44:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/513517165VM018_The_Rape_Fou.jpg
The Public Theater will take on two of Shakespeare’s last romances, continuing the 53-year tradition of free theater in Central Park.

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<![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.

Photo Credit: Jason Merritt | Andrew H. Walker]]>
<![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."

Photo Credit: Kevin Winter]]>
<![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.

Photo Credit: Chris O'Leary via Twitter @ohhleary
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