Theater Look-in: Anything Goes 4/4
Josh Franklin, Alex Finke, & Fred Applegate discuss life on tour.
Play video Gregory Nabours - "The Haircut"
Gregory Nabours - "The Haircut"
An evening of musical selections from lyricist Gregory Nabours. Part of Broadway: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow, presented under the auspices of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP). You can join us in person or visit us online at http://www.kennedy-center.org/millennium/ There, we broadcast each night's performances LIVE as well as make over 2,500 past performances available in our video archives. For more information about Gregory Nabours, please visit http://www.kennedy-center.org/explorer/artists/?entity_id=201063&source_type=B
Play video Little Dancer Look-in: The Origin Story
Little Dancer Look-in: The Origin Story
Tix and more info: http://tkc.co/42ND Director/choreographer Susan Stroman, book and lyrics writer Lynn Ahrens, and composer Stephen Flaherty talk about how the production of "Little Dancer" came to be. Go here to watch the entire Look-in: http://www.kennedy-center.org/explorer/videos/?id=A87191
Play video Idina Menzel - Don't Rain on My Parade (Barbra Streisand Tribute) - 2008 Kennedy Center Honors
Idina Menzel - Don't Rain on My Parade (Barbra Streisand Tribute) - 2008 Kennedy Center Honors
Idina Menzel gives a powerful performance of "Don't Rain on My Parade" for 2008 Honoree Barbra Streisand, who originally sang the popular number in the 1964 musical Funny Girl. The Kennedy Center Honors is an annual honor given to those in the performing arts for their lifetime of contributions to American culture. Visit the Kennedy Center website for more info (http://tkc.co/honors) and subscribe to our YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheKennedyCenter?sub_confirmation=1).Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video Broadway Center Stage: Chess | The Kennedy Center
Broadway Center Stage: Chess | The Kennedy Center
This complex rock opera has been seen around the world. The pawns in this drama form a love triangle: the loutish American chess star, the earnest Russian champion, and the assistant who is torn between them. From Bangkok to Budapest, the players, lovers, politicians, and spies are manipulated to the pulse of a monumental rock score. Music by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson; lyrics by Tim Rice. Directed by Tony Award® winner Michael Mayer (Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Spring Awakening) with a new book by Emmy® and Golden Globe Award®–winning writer Danny Strong (Empire, The Butler, Game Change), Chess stars Raúl Esparza (Company, the Kennedy Center’s Sunday in the Park with George, Merrily We Roll Along) as American chess champion Freddie; Ramin Karimloo (Anastasia) as rival Russian chess star Anatoly Sergievsky; Tony Award® winner Ruthie Ann Miles (The King and I, Here Lies Love) as Anatoly’s wife, Svetlana; and Tony Award® winner Karen Olivo (West Side Story, In the Heights) as Florence, a remarkable Hungarian refugee who becomes the center of their emotional triangle. Joining them are Bradley Dean (Dear Evan Hansen) as Ivan Molokov, Sean Allan Krill (Honeymoon in Vegas) as Walter de Courcey, and Bryce Pinkham (A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder) as the Arbiter. Part of Broadway Center Stage In a semi-staged concert format and joined by talent direct from Broadway and here in our nation’s capital, these performances shine a spotlight on the emotional heart of three beloved stories in compelling new ways—placing the artists, their vision, and their work Center Stage! February 14 - 18, 2018 at The Kennedy Center Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video Little Dancer Look-in: Playing Degas
Little Dancer Look-in: Playing Degas
Tix and more info: http://tkc.co/42ND Four-time Tony Award winner Boyd Gaines talks about playing the famous artist Edgar Degas. Go here to watch the entire Look-in: http://www.kennedy-center.org/explorer/videos/?id=A87191
Play video Jordan Donica - Music of the Night (excerpt)
Jordan Donica - Music of the Night (excerpt)
Jordan Donica sings an excerpt from Music of the Night from The Phantom of the Opera during the WNO Opera Gala Concert, Trading Voices on June 3, 2017.