<![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-usWed, 07 Dec 2016 16:01:46 -0500Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:01:46 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Target Reissues Menorah Recall Over Fire Hazard Concerns]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:55:26 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/menorah11.jpg
With Hanukkah several weeks away, Target is reminding customers it has recalled thousands of menorahs because they post a fire hazard.

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<![CDATA[Where to Catch the Fireworks Across the Tri-State]]> Mon, 04 Jul 2016 03:50:58 -0500 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[Top 10 Places for Child-free Dating Revealed]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:48:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/217*120/date-generic-couple.jpg
Looking to date but not procreate? Move to Queens.

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<![CDATA[This New York Restaurant Was Named Best in America]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:58:48 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gettyimages-620171728+%281%29.jpg
New York restaurant Blue Hill at Stone Barns has been named Restaurant of the Year by food publication Eater.com.

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<![CDATA[Our 10 Most Liked Instagram Photos of 2016 ]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:17:32 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Ilovenybrcrop.jpg
As we say goodbye to 2016, we take a look back at our most popular Instagram photos on our @nbcnewyork page. Check out 10 awesome shots, from photos of the noble Lady Liberty, to the changing colors of...

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<![CDATA[Ballerina Misty Copeland Launches Dancewear Line ÉGAL]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:15:08 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527358950.jpg
Ballerina Misty Copeland, who is known for breaking body stereotypes in the dance world, has launched her line of dancewear apparel.

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<![CDATA[Working Class Tale 'Sweat' Will Transfer to Broadway]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:04:11 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SweatBroadway.jpg
After a sold-out run at The Public Theater, the new play from Pulitzer winner Lynn Nottage will transfer to Broadway.

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<![CDATA[ Broadway's 'Dear Evan Hansen' Delivers Letter-Perfect Notes]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:28:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BenPlattRachelBayJonesDearEvanHansenBway.jpg
Ben Platt gives a life-altering performance as the title character in the new musical from "La La Land" duo Pasek and Paul.

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<![CDATA[When the Guards Look Away: Silly Photos at The Met]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:50:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/crop+for+cover.jpg
Sometimes, we just can't help ourselves. Despite our best intentions, visiting the museum -- with all its nakedness and drama -- can bring out our silly sides. This is what happens when the guards look away...]]>
<![CDATA[De Niro's 'A Bronx Tale' Musical Doesn't Hit ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:25:48 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ABronxTaleReview.jpg
The musical adaptation of Chazz Palminteri's often-told, '60s-set story comes across stale and banal despite best efforts.

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<![CDATA[Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Live Cam ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 09:50:19 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rock+tree+ap.jpg
Watch a live feed of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree around the clock.

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<![CDATA['Jersey Boys' Found Liable for Copyright Infringement ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:01:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/JerseyBoysCast.jpg
A federal jury in Nevada found the show's writers, director and producers liable for copyright infringement — attributing 10 percent of the musical's success to an unpublished biography

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<![CDATA[Santa's North Pole Home Listed on Zillow]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:31:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/p_f_Outside_024.jpg
Popular real estate marketplace company Zillow added a new property listing to their website just in time for the holidays -- Santa Claus' North Pole house. Maison Krin is described as a...

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<![CDATA[Napoleon Dynamite and Pedro Reunite for Burger King Ad]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:25:46 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/nd51120735.jpg
Napoleon Dynamite and Pedro are back…for Burger King, that is. Jon Heder and Efren Ramirez reunited for a commercial for Burger King’s new cheesy tots.

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<![CDATA[Dazzling Rockefeller Tree Lighting Is Tonight! What to Know]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:30:51 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rockefeller+center+tree+2016_before+lighting.jpg
The Rockefeller Center tree is set to be illuminated Wednesday in a festive ceremony, but spectators should expect some security restrictions, be aware of street closures and prepare for possible rain.

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<![CDATA[NYC Holiday Windows Are Officially Unveiled ]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:06:39 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_614618445677+resized.jpg
All the big flagship stores lining Fifth Avenue have unveiled their annual holiday window displays.

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<![CDATA[Street Closures for Macy's Thanksgiving Parade ]]> Thu, 24 Nov 2016 06:59:34 -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 90th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and millions more are expected to watch it on NBC. In order to accommodate the parade...]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday Windows Bedazzle, Light Up Fifth Avenue ]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:08:12 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/penguins+holiday+window+2016.png
New Yorkers can always count on one thing during the holiday season: holiday windows. See photos here.

Photo Credit: Kirsten Kovats]]>
<![CDATA[Spend a Little Time with 'Sweet Charity' ]]> Sun, 20 Nov 2016 19:55:57 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SweetCharityMain.jpg
Two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster toggles between hopefulness and heartbreak in a sublime staging of the Cy Coleman-Dorothy Fields musical ... just try not to wig out about her hair. Broadway bound?

Photo Credit: Monique Carboni]]>
<![CDATA[‘Hamilton’ Cast Addresses Pence at Show; Trump Responds]]> Sun, 20 Nov 2016 02:43:08 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_16324192926168-Pence-Hamilton-wave.jpg
The cast of Broadway’s “Hamilton” spoke directly to Vice President-elect Mike Pence as he sat in the audience after a show Friday night, saying they hope the production inspired him to govern in a way that...

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<![CDATA[Where to Watch the Macy's Balloon Blow-up Thanksgiving Eve]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 19:05:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/preparan-desfile-macys-010.JPG
For those who want to see the magic the night before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, head to 77th or 81st Streets between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue on Nov. 23. Balloons will be blown up from...

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<![CDATA[Michelin Releases 2017 Guide to New York's Best Restaurants ]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/187*120/LeBernardinHalibut.jpg
Michelin-starred restaurants are no longer exclusive to downtown Manhattan — 12 Brooklyn eateries and a Harlem sushi spot made the cut for the 2017 MICHELIN Guide New York. Five Manhattan...

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<![CDATA[Sudeikis Seizes the Day in 'Dead Poets Society' ]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:21:34 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DeadPoetsMain.jpg
The "SNL" vet puts his own stamp on a role made famous by Robin Williams in the 1989 film. Director John Doyle accomplishes a successful transition from screen to stage.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Tiffany Is NOT Canceling Its Iconic 5th Ave Holiday Display]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:52:32 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tiffany+near+trump+tower.jpg
The iconic annual holiday display at Tiffany & Co's flagship Fifth Avenue location will continue to awe passersby and shoppers this season, contrary to a published report that erroneously said the light show was...

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<![CDATA[Molly Ringwald in U.S. Premiere of 'Terms of Endearment']]> Wed, 16 Nov 2016 21:37:07 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/EndearmentMain.jpg
The Larry McMurtry tearjerker about an opinionated mother and her feisty daughter comes to a U.S. stage for the first time. Endearing at times, but not a must-see.

Photo Credit: Carol Rosegg]]>
<![CDATA[Behold! Hunky NYC Taxi Drivers Strip Down for 2017 Calendar]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:49:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hunky+cabbie+thumb.jpg
The saucy Taxi Drivers Calendar is back for 2017, featuring four returning "all-stars" in a variety of striking poses throughout New York City.

Photo Credit: Shannon Kirkman]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Capitol Repair Job Is Officially Done]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:03:54 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/29933581316_1cf484ab85_z.jpg
The dangerous rust spots and unsightly scaffolding atop the Capitol dome are now things of the past. After two years of construction, the Capitol's extensive restoration is finally done, officials announced...

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<![CDATA[Classic Oreo Cookies Are Now a Candy Bar]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:49:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/milka-oreo-big-crunch-chocolate-candy-bar-today-161114.jpg
Oreo, the chocolate cookie with white icing, is taking its classic taste to candy shelves. The brand's first candy bar, a Milka Oreo Big Crunch Chocolate Bar, was released yesterday and is available at...

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<![CDATA[Norm Lewis and Carolee Carmello Join 'Sweeney Todd']]> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 12:02:59 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SweeneyToddNormCarolee.png
Barrow Street Theatre will be transformed into a working pie-shop for the immersive production.

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<![CDATA[J.J. Abrams Bringing Hit London Farce to Broadway ]]> Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:25:57 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/PlayThatGoesWrong.jpg
'The Play That Goes Wrong' will being March 9, 2017 with an opening set for April 2 at the Lyceum Theatre.

Photo Credit: Alastair Muir]]>
<![CDATA[Groban's Broadway Debut in Illuminating 'Comet' ]]> Mon, 14 Nov 2016 20:06:07 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CometMain.jpg
Audiences are just inches away from actors in composer Dave Malloy's adaptation of a small slice of "War and Peace." Innovative eye-candy.

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<![CDATA[Kristin Chenoweth's Irresistible Love Letter to Broadway ]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 18:02:55 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ChenowethBroadwayConcert.jpg
The Tony-winning pint-sized powerhouse returns to Broadway in a new one-woman concert, through Nov. 13.

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<![CDATA[Election Day Freebies and Deals]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2016 13:07:43 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/voting-booths-generic.jpg
Americans head to the polls on Tuesday and can come away with more than an "I Voted" sticker. National brands will offer Election Day freebies and deals. Check out some of the specials.

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<![CDATA['Sweat,' at The Public, Exposes Waning American Dream]]> Thu, 03 Nov 2016 18:32:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SweatMain.jpg
Playwright Lynn Nottage ("Ruined") returns with a drama about friends working on the line of a factory floor in Reading, Pennsylvania. Timely, well-told and exceptionally frustrating -- because it illustrates...

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Apartheid-era 'Master Harold' Resonates at Signature Center ]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2016 13:22:10 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/HaroldMain.jpg
South African-born playwright Athol Fugard returns to his New York base to direct an eloquent revival of his 1982 drama.

Photo Credit: Monique Carboni]]>
<![CDATA[Where to Watch the Votes Come in on Election Night]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2016 17:08:57 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/election_party.jpg
On Nov. 8, voters and politicians all over the country will be watching closely to see if Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States. Clinton will be watching from...

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<![CDATA[Taco Bell Giving Out Free Tacos Wednesday Thanks to World Series ]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 10:23:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/taco-bell-doritos.jpg
If you’re in the mood for a free taco this afternoon, you’re in luck. And you have the Cleveland Indians to thank for it. As part of their “Steal a Base, Steal a Taco” campaign during the World Series,...

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<![CDATA[Twin Sisters, 3, Realize One Is Older Than the Other]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 20:49:54 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/twins+older+youtube.jpg
A pair of adorable twin sisters delighted in learning that being identical meant they get to look alike -- but their reactions quickly diverged when they learned one inevitably had to be the older twin.

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