Burn the Floor and Jerry Herman Tribute on Playbill Radio July 28-Aug. 3

News   Burn the Floor and Jerry Herman Tribute on Playbill Radio July 28-Aug. 3 In addition to round-the-clock show tunes, Playbill Radio offers the following special programming.

A scene from Burn the Floor.
A scene from Burn the Floor.

The schedule for the week of July 28-Aug. 3 follows.

Center Stage
July 28: Playbill Radio host Robert Viagas puts on some insulated boots this week to go inside rehearsals for the new Broadway dance revue Burn the Floor, featuring interviews with "Dancing with the Stars" judge Carrie Ann Inaba and the international cast of the Latin and ballroom dance spectacular, which opens this summer at the Longacre Theatre.

Each week's new "Center Stage" show debuts at 7 PM ET Tuesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Wednesday, July 29; 11 PM Wednesday, July 29; 2 PM Thursday, July 30; 11 AM Saturday, Aug. 1; 4 PM Sunday, Aug. 2.

Edited versions of the "Center Stage" programs are available as podcasts, including:
"The Tin Pan Alley Rag" stars Michael Boatman and Michael Therriault
The Magic of Disney on Broadway: Drew Seeley
Next to Normal orchestrator Michael Starobin and music director Charlie Alterman


Composer Spotlight
July 30: A tour through the illustrious career of five-time Tony Award winner Jerry Herman, composer of Hello, Dolly!; Mame; Dear World; La Cage aux Folles; and Milk and Honey.

Each week's "Composer Spotlight" debuts at 7 PM (ET) Thursday, with repeats scheduled for: (all times are ET) 2 AM Friday, July 31; 11 PM Friday, July 31; 10 PM Sunday, Aug. 2; 2 PM Monday, Aug. 3.

This weekend's programming features Steven Suskin at 11 AM Saturday, July 25 and 4 PM Sunday, July 26; and a salute to One-Hit Wonders at 8 PM Sunday, July 26 and 2 PM Monday, July 27.

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