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Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

Christopher Walken is NBC’s Captain Hook

The Oscar-winning actor will play the classic villain in NBC's "Peter Pan Live!"

Wednesday, Feb 5, 2014

Christian Borle Talks Theatrical Multitasking in “Little Me”

Christian Borle Talks Theatrical Multitasking in “Little Me”

The Tony winner plays six roles in the new Encores! production. But is there a role for him in NBC’s live “Peter Pan” telecast?

Sunday, Jan 19, 2014

NBC Picks “Peter Pan” as Next Live Musical

NBC Picks “Peter Pan” as Next Live Musical

The network has announced a follow-up live musical telecast to "The Sound of Music Live."

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013

NBC Is Alive With the Sound of Musicals

NBC Is Alive With the Sound of Musicals

The network commits to putting on another live musical during the 2014 holiday season.

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013

Q&A: Benanti Returns to “Sound of Music”

Q&A: Benanti Returns to “Sound of Music”

The Tony-winning actress revisits her first Broadway show in NBC’s “The Sound of Music Live.”

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Staffers Fall Ill At NJ School One Day After Students Faint
Staffers Fall Ill At NJ School One Day After Students Faint

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Man Dies in 2nd Deadly NYC Bodega Shooting in 2 Days: Police

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Three NYC Sisters Complete Ivy League Sweep

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NY Woman Used Bitcoin in Attempt to Send Money to ISIS: Feds

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