Billy Elliot Preview and a Tribute to Jason Robert Brown Featured on Playbill Radio

News   Billy Elliot Preview and a Tribute to Jason Robert Brown Featured on Playbill Radio
 
In addition to round-the-clock show tunes and Broadway news at the top of each hour, Playbill Radio offers the following special programming.
Jason Robert Brown
Jason Robert Brown

The schedule for the week of April 29-May 5 follows.

Playbill Presents
April 30: Composer Elton John and director Stephen Daldry host a sneak peek at the Broadway version of their hit London musical Billy Elliot, opening at the Imperial Theatre this fall. Playbill Radio gets the inside scoop from the three young men who will alternate in the title role.

Each week's "Playbill Presents" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Wednesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Thursday, May 1; 11 PM Thursday, May 1; 2 PM Friday, May 2; 4 PM Saturday, May 3; and 11 AM Sunday, May 4.

Edited versions of the "Playbill Presents" programs are available as podcasts.

Composer Spotlight
May 1: This week's Playbill Radio salutes Tony-winning composer Jason Robert Brown, whose musicals include Parade, Songs for a New World, The Last Five Years and the forthcoming 13.

Each week's "Composer Spotlight" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Thursday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Friday, May 2; 11 PM Friday, May 2; 8 PM Sunday, May 4; and 2 PM Monday, May 5.

Center Stage
April 29: Programming for this week's Center Stage is to be announced. Please check Playbill Radio for programming updates.

Each week's new "Center Stage" show debuts at 7 PM ET Tuesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Wednesday, April 30; 11 PM Wednesday, April 30; 2 PM Thursday, May 1; 11 AM Saturday, May 3; and 4 PM Sunday, May 4.

Edited versions of the "Center Stage" programs are available as podcasts.

This weekend's programming features Priscilla Lopez at 11 AM Saturday, April 26 and 4 PM Sunday, April 27; Thurgood at 4 PM Saturday, April 26 and 11 AM Sunday, April 27; and an Elton John Salute at 8 PM Sunday, April 27 and 2 PM Monday, April 28.

<i>Billy Elliot</i> stars David Alvarez, Trent Kowalik and Kiril Kulish.
Billy Elliot stars David Alvarez, Trent Kowalik and Kiril Kulish. Photo by Aubrey Reuben
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