Ebersole, Billy Elliot, a Burton Lane Tribute and Follies on Playbill Radio Nov. 4-11

News   Ebersole, Billy Elliot, a Burton Lane Tribute and Follies on Playbill Radio Nov. 4-11
 
In addition to round-the-clock show tunes and Broadway news at the top of each hour, Playbill Radio offers the following special programming.
Christine Ebersole
Christine Ebersole

The schedule for the week of Nov. 41-11 follows.

Center Stage
Nov. 4: Special guest is two-time Tony Award-winning actress Christine Ebersole, who looks back on a career that includes Grey Gardens and 42nd Street. She shares her feelings about starring on Broadway in the upcoming Blithe Spirit with Angela Lansbury, and she walks us through her new CD, "Sunday in New York."
This week's "Center Stage" debuts at 7 PM ET Tuesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Wednesday, Nov. 5; 11 PM Wednesday, Nov. 5; 2 PM Thursday, Nov. 6; 11 AM Saturday, Nov. 8; and 4 PM Sunday, Nov. 9.

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

Playbill Presents
Nov. 5: Playbill Radio talks to key players in the new Broadway musical Billy Elliot, including director Stephen Daldry, the producers who are bringing the show from London to Broadway, and the young men who share the title role.
This week's "Playbill Presents" debuts at 7 PM (ET) Wednesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Thursday, Nov. 6; 11 PM Thursday, Nov. 6; 2 PM Friday Nov. 7; 4 PM Saturday, Nov. 8; and 11 AM Sunday, Nov. 9.

Edited versions of the "Playbill Presents" programs are available as podcasts. Composer Spotlight
Nov. 6: A tour through the career of Broadway songwriter Burton Lane whose hits include Finian's Rainbow, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever and Royal Wedding.

Each week's "Composer Spotlight" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Thursday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Friday, Nov. 7; 11 PM Friday, Nov. 7; 8 PM Sunday, Nov. 9; and 2 PM Monday, Nov. 10.

"Theater Talk" on Playbill Radio
Nov. 8: Veteran producers James Freydberg and Emanuel Azenberg discuss the effects of the economic downturn on Broadway.

Each week's "Theater Talk" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Saturday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 11 PM Monday, Nov. 10; and 2 PM Tuesday, Nov. 11.

WORLD PREMIERE: "Stephen Sondheim: The Story So Far"
Nov. 9, 7 PM ET: An intimate look at the creation of Follies, featuring interviews with Sondheim.

Playbill Radio's exclusive debut of podcasts from a special series created by Sony BMG to celebrate the newly released four-CD box set, "Stephen Sondheim: The Story So Far."

This weekend's programming features Schwartz Biographer at 11 AM, Saturday Nov. 1 and 4 PM Sunday, Nov. 2; Equus at 4 PM Saturday, Nov. 1 and 11 AM Sunday, Nov. 2; a Lerner & Loewe Tribute at 8PM Sunday, Nov. 2 and 2 PM Monday, Nov. 3; "Theater Talk" at 7 PM Saturday, Nov. 1, 11 PM Monday, Nov. 3 and 2 PM Tuesday, Nov. 4; and "Sondheim: The Story So Far" at 7 PM Sunday, Nov. 2.

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