<![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-usSun, 23 Apr 2017 02:01:07 -0400Sun, 23 Apr 2017 02:01:07 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Steve Madden Brings Back the Slinky]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:13:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Steve+Madden+Slinky.jpg
From high-waisted mom jeans to crop tops and chokers, fashion trends from the '90s are back with a vengeance. The only thing that has been missing to complete that back-to-school look every girl in class had...

Photo Credit: Steve Madden]]>
<![CDATA[7 East Coast Music Festivals You Won't Want to Miss]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:53:02 -0400 Broccoli City Festival started in 2013 as an effort bring attention to Earth Day, and to help educate and inspire people about why its important to be "active and engaged participants in their community." This year, the Broccoli City Group is launching Broccoli City Week (April 29-May 6) with a wide range of events, including a 5K run and volunteering opportunities, leading up to the music festival. The festival lineup includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty & more.

When: Saturday, May 6
Where: Gateway DC
2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, D.C.
Want tix? Find them online here.]]>
Broccoli City Festival started in 2013 as an effort bring attention to Earth Day, and to help educate and inspire people about why its important to be "active and engaged participants in their community." This year, the Broccoli City Group is launching Broccoli City Week (April 29-May 6) with a wide range of events, including a 5K run and volunteering opportunities, leading up to the music festival. The festival lineup includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty & more.

When: Saturday, May 6
Where: Gateway DC
2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, D.C.
Want tix? Find them online here.]]>
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Summer is quickly approaching, which means that music festival season is also right around the corner. We've rounded up seven of the East Coast's most popular music festivals.

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<![CDATA[Bette on Broadway: You're Lookin' Swell, 'Dolly!' ]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:55:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BetteMidlerHelloDollyFirstLook.jpg
The Divine Miss M finally puts her stamp on the matchmaker role made famous by Carol Channing. A revival that strikes a sumptuous balance between realism and misty nostalgia.

Photo Credit: Julieta Cervantes]]>
<![CDATA['Captain America' Star Chris Evans Sets Broadway Debut]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:10:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ChrisEvansBroadwayDebut.jpg
Chris Evans will make his Broadway debut next season alongside Michael Cera in Kenneth Lonergan's "Lobby Hero."

Photo Credit: Theo Wargo ]]>
<![CDATA[Disney Reveals New Details of Star Wars-Themed Lands]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:24:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/199*120/Disney+Star+Wars+Theme+land.jpg
Star Wars fans are finally getting a behind-the-scenes look at the highly-anticipated themed-land under construction at Disney.

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<![CDATA[Injured 'Groundhog Day' Star Schedules Absences to Heal]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 12:08:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GroundhogDayAndyKarl.jpg
On the instructor of doctors, "Groundhog Day" actor Andy Karl is taking a few performances off from the newly-opened musical to recuperate from an injury he sustained at the show on Friday.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA['Indecent' Resurrects Untold Story of Jewish History]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:14:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/IndecentBroadway.jpg
Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel's new play soars with the help of an emotionally captivating staging from director and co-creator Rebecca Taichman.

Photo Credit: Carol Rosegg]]>
<![CDATA[New Hampshire Farm Lets You Do Yoga With Baby Goats]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:10:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/200*120/Screen+Shot+2017-04-18+at+1.40.45+PM.png
The latest fitness trend might just convince some people to slap on yoga pants, especially if they love baby animals. Jenness Farm in Nottingham, New Hampshire, has gotten a lot of attention after introducing...]]>
<![CDATA[10 Discounts, Deals and Freebies for Tax Day 2017]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:19:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tax+day+deals+2017.png


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<![CDATA[History Repeats Itself in Gratifying 'Groundhog Day' Musical]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:02:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/GroundhogMain.jpg
Andy Karl shines in a musical adaptation of the 1993 film, from the creators of Broadway's "Matilda." Funny, edgy and entertaining.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Injured 'Groundhog Day' Actor Back for Show's Opening]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:18:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GroundhogDayMusicalLondon.jpg
Andy Karl is returning to the new musical "Groundhog Day" just in time for Monday's opening night performance.

Photo Credit: Manuel Harlan]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside: Bob Simpson Selling Texas Castle-Style Home]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:51:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Bella+Terra+Simpsin+House.jpg
Oil man Bob Simpson, co-owner of the Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team, has listed his medieval castle-style home for $7 million.]]>
<![CDATA['Carousel' Circles Back to Broadway ]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 09:33:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-535030958.jpeg
June will be busting out all over Broadway next spring, when Rodgers and Hammerstein's celebrated musical "Carousel" returns to the rialto.

Photo Credit: Paul Morigi]]>
<![CDATA[ 'Oslo' Details the Long Road to Peace in the Middle East ]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:52:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/OsloLTCOpening.jpg
The gripping new play exposes the secret peace talks between Israel and Palestine in the early '90s, which culminated in Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat's Oslo peace accords.

Photo Credit: T. Charles Erickson]]>
<![CDATA[This Is What an $85 Million Manhattan Penthouse Looks Like]]> Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:29:37 -0400 the full listing with River 2 River Realty here.]]> the full listing with River 2 River Realty here.]]> http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/233324270d6509d43-bdfd-49d7-a08c-379de892a782+%281%29.jpg
Trulia recently put together a round-up of the most expensive homes for sale in America, and several are in New York, including this magnificent penthouse at the "one-of-a-kind" Atelier Condo in Midtown

Photo Credit: River 2 River Realty]]>
<![CDATA[Rock Band Frontman Is Broadway-Bound]]> Tue, 11 Apr 2017 11:02:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BrendonUriePanic.jpeg
The Panic! At the Disco frontman will join the cast of "Kinky Boots" this spring

Photo Credit: Kevork Djansezian]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside: Taylor Swift's Rare NYC Carriage House for Sale]]> Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:36:36 -0400 the full listing with Corcoran here. ]]> the full listing with Corcoran here. ]]> http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/23+CORNELIA_10.jpg
Taylor Swift rented a charming carriage house in the heart of the West Village for a time last year while her Tribeca apartment was being renovated, according to published reports.

Photo Credit: The Corcoran Group]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside San Francisco's Most Expensive Home]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:58:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/L3_Dining_89501.jpg


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<![CDATA[2017 Tribeca Film & Event Schedule]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 11:32:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tribeca+film+festival+generic.jpg
Here's a breakdown of dates and times for screenings by competition.

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<![CDATA[Tribeca Film Festival FAQs]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 11:27:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/450989657.jpg
Here are some of the most commonly asked questions about the film festival.

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<![CDATA[All in the Family: Celebrity Siblings]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 12:53:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/natsib22.jpg
On National Sibling Day, take a look at some celebrities who share the limelight with their siblings.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Balmain]]>
<![CDATA[LuPone and Ebersole Deftly Apply 'War Paint']]> Thu, 06 Apr 2017 14:51:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/WarPaintMain.jpg
The Tony Winners play rival cosmetics titans Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden in a new musical that -- sorry! -- isn't a cat fight between so-called divas, but rather a smart portrayal of the obstacles...

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Harvey Fierstein Shines in Dull 'Gently Down the Stream']]> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 12:33:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GabrielEbertHaryFiersteinGentlyJoanMarcus.jpg
Harvery Fierstein returns to the stage in Martin Sherman's new drama, now open at The Public Theater

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[Kevin Kline Returns to Broadway in 'Present Laughter']]> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 12:32:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/LaughterMain.jpg
The Oscar winner plays ladies' man Garry Essendine, who's trying to plan a tour of Africa, but can't get a moment's peace. The best performances come from Kate Burton and Kristine Nielsen.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Restaurant Named World's Best]]> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:19:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/EMP_DiningRoom_FrancescoTonelli.jpeg
A New York City restaurant has been named the world's best.  Eleven Madison Park, owned by chef Daniel Humm and Will Guidara, has scored the top spot on the annual World's 50 Best Restaurants...]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside Tyra Banks' Stunningly Glamorous NYC Duplex]]> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:37:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TyraApartment.jpg
Model, TV personality, actress and etc. extraordinaire Tyra Banks' expansive Battery Park City duplex is on the market. The combination of four apartments at Riverhouse can be yours for just $17.5 million.

Photo Credit: Evan Joseph and Getty]]>
<![CDATA[April the Giraffe Seen Gazing Out Window, Flirting With Beau]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:21:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/233*120/Screen+Shot+2017-03-26+at+11.33.58+AM.png
Another day has come and gone and still no calf for April the world-famous New York giraffe.

Photo Credit: Animal Adventure Park YouTube
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<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day Is April 4]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:09:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Ben-Jerrys-Free-Cone-Day-FB.jpg
I scream, you scream, we all scream for free Ben & Jerry's ice cream! The Vermont-based ice cream chain will celebrate its annual Free Cone Day event on Tuesday, April 4.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Ben & Jerry's]]>
<![CDATA[Philippa Soo Goes to Paris as Quirky 'Amélie' ]]> Mon, 03 Apr 2017 13:33:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AmelieMain.jpg
The “Hamilton” Tony nominee returns to Broadway as the insouciant French gamine in a genial, but uninspiring musical adaptation of the kooky 2001 French film.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA[J.J. Abrams Helps Bankroll a Broadway Farce ]]> Mon, 03 Apr 2017 08:52:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/PlayWrongMain.jpg
"The Force Awakens" producer dabbles in theater with a light confection from the familiar Door Slamming School of British Comedy. You either find this stuff gut-bustingly hilarious or simply boring.

Photo Credit: Jeremy Daniel, above; Alastair Muir, below]]>
<![CDATA[Giraffe's Seemingly Shunned Vet Won't Offer Labor Prediction]]> Mon, 03 Apr 2017 11:11:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/233*120/Screen+Shot+2017-03-26+at+11.33.58+AM.png
Dr. Tim, the veterinarian caring for the world-famous giraffe April, seems to have had enough of the hullabaloo surrounding her fourth pregnancy.

Photo Credit: Animal Adventure Park YouTube
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<![CDATA[Joke's on Us: No April Fools' Giraffe Baby]]> Sun, 02 Apr 2017 10:37:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/233*120/Screen+Shot+2017-03-26+at+11.33.58+AM.png
April the giraffe is no fool and neither is her soon-to-be-born calf. As hundreds of thousands of people watched, the mama giraffe waited patiently for April Fools' Day to pass without giving birth.

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<![CDATA[April the Giraffe's Calf Will Have an April Birthday]]> Sat, 01 Apr 2017 15:31:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/233*120/Screen+Shot+2017-03-26+at+11.33.58+AM.png
April the giraffe has held out for her namesake month to deliver her world-famous calf.

Photo Credit: Animal Adventure Park YouTube
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<![CDATA[How to Get Tickets to Tribeca Film Festival]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 11:33:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/movie+theater+generic+RESIZED.jpg
Not sure how to get tickets to the Tribeca Film Festival? We've got you covered.]]>
<![CDATA[Starbucks 'Secret' Drink Is Finally Added to the Menu]]> Sat, 01 Apr 2017 12:30:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/522435114-starbucks-lawsuit.jpg
One of Starbucks “secret” items has become so popular that it’s officially been added to the menu.

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<![CDATA[Pop-Up 'Breaking Bad' Restaurant Coming to NYC Next Month]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:27:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-660808516.jpg
"Breaking Bad" fans should give more than two clucks about this one.

Photo Credit: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for AMC]]>
<![CDATA[April the Famous Pregnant Giraffe Expected to Deliver Friday]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 17:21:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/233*120/Screen+Shot+2017-03-26+at+11.33.58+AM.png
After more than a month of waiting for what may be the most globally anticipated giraffe birth in history, April's tens of millions of fans may be able to turn their attention to a calf-naming contest within 24...

Photo Credit: Animal Adventure Park YouTube
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<![CDATA['Salt Bae' Sightings in NYC Create Stir]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:14:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/salt+bae.PNG
Two months after the man behind the Salt Bae meme announced plans to open a restaurant here, sightings of Turkish chef Nusret Gökçe around the city swept Instagram Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Nusret Gökçe
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<![CDATA['Breaking Bad' Pop Up Restaurant Headed to LA, NYC]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 21:20:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-660808516.jpg
Somebody Better Call Saul. Gus Fring's infamous chicken chain featured in the TV show "Breaking Bad" was a hit in downtown Los Angeles for two days. The pop-up restaurant will feature Fring's famous curly fries...

Photo Credit: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for AMC
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<![CDATA[New Emoji: T-Rex and Zombies and Vampires, Oh My!]]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:50:30 -0400 See the full set here.]]> See the full set here.]]> http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Emoji-5-.jpg
Emoji are taking a trip back to the Jurassic as dinosaurs join the ranks of the texting-friendly symbols. T-Rex and brontosaurus are part of a slate of 56 new characters in 69 total variations joining the ranks...

Photo Credit: Emojipedia]]>
<![CDATA[John Leguizamo Breaks Down 'Latin History for Morons']]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:30:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/LatinHistoryMain.jpg
The Colombian-American actor and standup embarks on a search to find a Latin hero for his son's school project, in an irreverent new show at The Public.

Photo Credit: Joan Marcus]]>
<![CDATA['Once on This Island' Books Broadway Return ]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:35:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/17436116_1559495240759711_5744651925873647067_o.jpg
Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's 1990 musical will once again play New York's biggest stage this fall

Photo Credit: Once on This Island]]>
<![CDATA[Pennsylvania Mill Workers 'Sweat' for Years, Without Reward]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:15:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/SweatXferMain.jpg
The promise of lifelong employment and a pension proves to be a hose job for many, in what's been called "the first theatrical landmark of the Trump era." Precise, poignant and impactful.

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

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy]]>