<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSat, 25 Mar 2017 00:45:22 -0400Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:45:22 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Dunkin' Donuts Says Goodbye to Coffee Coolatta, But ...]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:17:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/175*120/GettyImages-118817089.jpg
Say goodbye to the coffee Coolatta and hello to a new frozen coffee beverage.

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<![CDATA['Miss Saigon' Whirls Back into Manhattan]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:13:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SaigonMain.jpg
The revival of Boublil and Schönberg’s sweeping musical features two appealing leads—one both charismatic and smarmy, the other capable and tenacious. And, the famous hardware-heavy set pieces remain just...

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<![CDATA[Target Goes Photoshop-Free in New Swimsuit Campaign]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:10:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/032217+target+swim+campaign.jpg
This Summer, retail giant Target is going bold and embracing every body in its new swimsuit campaign. The company launched #TargetSwim which celebrates positive body image and features real women of different...]]>
<![CDATA[See It: Bon Jovi’s Ex-SoHo Penthouse Hits Market for $38M]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:27:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bon+jovi+brown+harris.jpg
A penthouse that used to belong to rocker Jon Bon Jovi is back on the market for a whopping $38 million. Take a look inside.

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<![CDATA[7 Drive-In Movie Theaters in the Tri-State Area]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:33:08 -0400 here.]]> here.]]> http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*160/hydeparkdriveinheyitspalac.PNG
Why sit in a cold movie theater when you can enjoy a warm spring or summer night at a retro drive-in?

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<![CDATA['The Fantasticks' Off-Broadway Run Is Ending … Again]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:00:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/197*120/newfant12.jpg
The long-running musical will make its final bow on June 4.

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<![CDATA[Dairy Queen, Rita's Celebrate Spring With Freebies]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:50:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/4941944171.jpg
What better way to celebrate the start of spring than with ice cream or Italian ice? Dairy Queen is giving away free ice cream cones Monday to celebrate the first day of spring.

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<![CDATA[First Look at Victoria Beckham's New Collection for Target]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:19:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/vb+target+thumb.jpg
Victoria Beckham's clothing line for the masses arrives next month and fans of the designer are getting their first look at what to expect.

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<![CDATA[Erin Go Bragh or Nah? Take Our St. Patrick's Day Quiz]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:47:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/163797890-irish-river-dye-green.jpg
Friday is St. Patrick's Day and each year millions celebrate by dressing in green, hanging shamrock decorations and downing a few pints of beer at a local Irish pub. This holiday, quiz yourself and your...

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<![CDATA[DeVito Goes Big in Broadway Debut ]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:53:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ThePriceMain.jpg
The small screen icon joins Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub and Jessica Hecht in a revival of Arthur Miller's rarely staged "The Price." DeVito seems to relish the interaction with a live audience—he's the...

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<![CDATA[MTA Reminds of St. Pat's Day Alcohol Ban, Service Changes]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:43:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/irish2puppet110309701.jpg
As thousands of revelers plan to descend on New York City for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Fifth Avenue Friday, the MTA wants to remind people to keep the bubbly at home -- or at least off the trains.

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<![CDATA[St. Patrick's Day Food & Drink Specials in NYC, NJ]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:32:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/stpatricksdayparty.jpg
Whether you are heading to the St. Patrick's Day Parade or just looking to revel in the festivities at a local bar, here is a look at some great St. Patrick's Day deals in New York and New Jersey.]]>
<![CDATA[A Punkish 'Joan of Arc' at The Public ]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:04:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/JoanOfArcMain.jpg
David Byrne follows up his hit 'Here Lies Love' with a tepid rock musical about the martyred French heroine. Star Jo Lampert is fearless, but there's little at stake in Byrne's book, music and lyrics. ]]>
<![CDATA[First Look: Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly!']]> Tue, 14 Mar 2017 22:47:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BetteMidlerHelloDollyFirstLook.jpg
The 71-year-old actress begins performances in the title role of Jerry Herman's classic musical on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Broadway Offers Snow Day Discounts]]> Tue, 14 Mar 2017 17:16:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-653246762.jpg
For those who don't yet have tickets to see a show, producers are offering deep discounts to fill their houses tonight

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<![CDATA[Broadway Shows to Play Tuesday Night Despite Major Storm]]> Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:14:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hamilton5.png
Storm or not, Broadway is open for business Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA['Come From Away' Proves a Dignified 9/11 Musical ]]> Sun, 12 Mar 2017 14:33:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ComeFromAwayMain.jpg
Good-hearted ensemble piece credits our neighbors to the north with acts of grace and humanity. Gentle, spiritual and funny, in the right places.

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<![CDATA[These 9 Irish Pubs Are Among the Highest Rated in NYC]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:32:32 -0400 here.]]> here.]]> http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/mcsorleys.jpg
These Irish pubs are some of the highest-rated in NYC.]]>
<![CDATA[Starbucks Unveils Colorful Spring Coffee Cups]]> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:34:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/522435114-starbucks-lawsuit.jpg
Spring is almost here, and Starbucks is getting into the spirit by unveiling spring coffee cups for the first time.

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<![CDATA[Sally Field's Return to Broadway in 'Glass Menagerie']]> Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:54:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Menagerie2Main.jpg
Sam Gold puts his stamp on the Tennessee Williams memory play with some hyper-realistic elements, and a minimalist set so barren it can only leave us to focus on the actors—the juxtaposition of styles makes this...

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<![CDATA[Everything You Need to Know About 2017 Tribeca Film Fest]]> Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:09:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/219*120/indiefilmspic.jpg
Here's your guide to the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival.

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<![CDATA[Free Pancakes! IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day]]> Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:10:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_298947245.jpg
Grab your fork and knife! Tuesday is National Pancake Day at IHOP. Diners can enjoy a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.. In exchange, customers will be asked to consider making a...

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<![CDATA[New Revival of 'My Fair Lady' Coming]]> Mon, 06 Mar 2017 20:29:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-73516132.jpg
Lerner & Loewe's classic musical "My Fair Lady" will return to Broadway next spring for the first time in 25 years.

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<![CDATA[The King: Iconic Greenwich Village Chess Shop Perseveres]]> Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:20:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/talking-to-kids_cropped.jpg
The Chess Forum is steeped in history. The shop's yellowing walls are cluttered with framed photos of grand masters and the owner proudly displays vintage sets, including a civil war chess set with pieces...

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<![CDATA[Papaya King Selling 32-Cent Hot Dogs to Celebrate 85 Years]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 19:54:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/176*120/800px-Papaya-King.jpg
Papaya King is dropping its hot dogs and papaya drinks to just 32 cents Friday and Saturday to celebrate its 85th birthday.

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<![CDATA[Swoon-Worthy 'Significant Other' Is Better With Age]]> Thu, 02 Mar 2017 20:32:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SignificantMain.jpg
Joshua Harmon's witty comedy about the foibles and absurdities of single life in New York transitions to Broadway.

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<![CDATA[Tribeca Film Festival Reveals 2017 Feature Lineup]]> Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:59:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/181*120/Taxi_passes_TFF_Open_Ceremony_Red_Carpet_01-300dpi.jpg
The Tribeca Film Festival on Thursday announced its feature film lineup, which organizers say brings the most selective and focused festival slate to date.]]>
<![CDATA[Attend This Tale of 'Sweeney Todd' ]]> Wed, 01 Mar 2017 20:32:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SweeneyMain.jpg
The Tooting Arts Club transfer of Sondheim's tragic musical is staged in a working bake shop where actors look you right in the eye. The pie is delicious. The production is intoxicating.

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<![CDATA[NBC 4 New York to Stream 2017 St. Patrick's Day Parade Live]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:59:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/patricks-day-parade-fifth-ave.jpg
NBC 4 New York will offer exclusive, live coverage of New York City’s 256th St. Patrick’s Day Parade starting at 11 a.m. Friday, March 17 and continuing through 3 p.m. The parade will also be streamed live...

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<![CDATA[Mamet Rebounds with 'The Penitent' ]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:11:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/PenitentMain.jpg
While some themes pop up like a muddled game of socioreligious whack-a-mole, the writer's latest excels as an indictment of both the media and America's legal system.

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<![CDATA[Oscar Isaac Is 'Hamlet' at Public Theater]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:34:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-603148450+%281%29.jpg
Directed by Tony winner Sam Gold ("Fun Home"), the limited-run production will begin previews in June.

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<![CDATA['A Particular Set of Skills': 'Taken' Prequel Set for Debut]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:31:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cliveclive.jpg
“Taken,” a modern-day, nail-biting thriller, follows the story of Bryan Mills in a new television series that takes place 30 years before the movie of the same name. As he fights to overcome the trauma of...

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<![CDATA[See It: Selena Gomez's 'Dream Home' Hits Market for $3M]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:05:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gomez+fw+house+cropped.jpg
Pop star Selena Gomez is selling her 10,000 square foot Fort Worth dream home.

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<![CDATA[8 Places to Celebrate National Margarita Day in NYC]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:22:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/margaritathumnail.jpg
Happy National Margarita Day! If you're looking to celebrate in NYC, here are some of the best places to find standard and unique margaritas for an affordable price.

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<![CDATA[Save the Date: Brooklyn's Own Restaurant Week Is Coming Soon]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:29:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/food+generic.jpg
New York City's restaurant week is over until the summer, but foodies across the five boroughs should mark their calendars for Brooklyn's version of the delectable dining event.

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<![CDATA[Zima Poised for US Comeback]]> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 19:47:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/zima.jpg
Get ready to finally peel yourself off of that bar stool you’ve been stuck on since the ‘90s—Zima is making a comeback to coolers in the U.S. Zima was discontinued in America in 2008, according to Crain’s, but...

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<![CDATA[August Wilson on Broadway]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:17:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/USHERY+JITNEY+ON+BROADWAY+PKG+5PM+-+00001503_WNBC_0000000151176.jpg
One actor described "Jitney", an August Wilson play currently on Broadway, as "the last jewel in the crown." With its run at the Samuel J. Fiedman Theatre, now all ten of Wilson's plays about the...]]>
<![CDATA['We All Need to Pay Attention to August Wilson', Actor Says]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:28:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000015111078_1200x675_879615043611.jpg
Actors John Douglas Thompson and Michael Potts share how the success of "Fences" and "Jitney" is bringing more attention to August Wilson's work.]]>
<![CDATA[Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:25:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/restaurant4.jpg
Antonio Ferrari, the owner of a wine bar in Italy, has picked up a practice that he first noticed while visiting a restaurant in Miami. His group was given a discount because his friends' children were...

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<![CDATA[See Inside: Meg Ryan's SoHo Loft Hits Market for $10.9M]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:03:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/meg+ryan+soho+thumb.jpg
Actress Meg Ryan has put her "magical" SoHo loft -- featured on the cover of the November 2016 issue of "Architectural Digest" on the market. And the 4,100-square-foot palace can be yours for just under...

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<![CDATA[Sara Bareilles Stepping Into 'Waitress']]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:46:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SaraBareillesJoiningWaitress.jpg
After making her Broadway debut as composer for the hit musical "Waitress," singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles will make her Broadway debut as an actress, joining the show as its star.

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<![CDATA[For Sale: Bethenny Frankel's $5.25M SoHo Apartment ]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:30:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/frankel-apt2.jpg
Bethenny Frankel is parting with her luxurious SoHo apartment in New York. The "Real Housewives" star's residence was posted on Tuesday at a whopping $5.25 million.

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<![CDATA[It's a Boy: American Girl Announces 1st Male Doll]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:21:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/prnewswire2-a.akamaihd.jpg
American Girl is getting its first boy character this season, Today.com reports. Logan Everett, a gray-eyed, brown-haired boy who plays the drums, is an 18-inch doll being released Thursday with Tenney,...

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<![CDATA[Top 30 Cities for Dating Revealed]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:36:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/217*120/date-generic-couple.jpg
Apartment hunters look at many factors when deciding where to live -- and, for many, the dating pool is a significant one.

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<![CDATA[Michael Urie Leads 'Torch Song' Revival]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 17:37:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MichaelUrieTorchSongNews.jpg
In celebration of its 35th anniversary, Harvey Fierstein's "Torch Song Trilogy" is coming back with a new production, a new book, and a new name.

Photo Credit: Eugene Gologursky]]>