Gurney, Tale of Two Cities and Finn Tribute Featured on Playbill Radio July 22-29

News   Gurney, Tale of Two Cities and Finn Tribute Featured on Playbill Radio July 22-29 In addition to round-the-clock show tunes and Broadway news at the top of each hour, Playbill Radio offers the following special programming.
William Finn
William Finn

The schedule for the week of July 22-29 follows.

Center Stage
July 22: Special guest is A.R. Gurney, whose play Buffalo Gal opens Off-Broadway this month and kicks off the 2008-2009 season for the non-profit theatre company Primary Stages.

This week's "Center Stage" debuts at 7 PM ET Tuesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Wednesday, July 23; 11 PM Wednesday, July 23; 2 PM Thursday, July 24; 11 AM Saturday, July 26; and 4 PM Sunday, July 27.

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

Playbill Presents
July 23: Playbill Radio visits the rehearsal hall to talk with the creators and stars of the new Broadway musical A Tale of Two Cities, which begins previews Aug. 19 at the Hirschfeld Theatre. This week's "Playbill Presents" debuts at 7 PM (ET) Wednesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Thursday, July 24; 11 PM Thursday, July 24; 2 PM Friday July 25; 4 PM Saturday, July 26; and 11 AM Sunday, July 27.
Edited versions of the "Playbill Presents" programs are available as podcasts.

Composer Spotlight
July 24: A tour through the quirky career of William Finn, a Tony winner for Falsettos, whose other projects have included Romance in Hard Times, Elegies, The Royal Family, Infinite Joy, Make Me a Song and the long-running Broadway musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

Each week's "Composer Spotlight" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Thursday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Friday, July 25; 11 PM Friday, July 25; 8 PM Sunday, July 27; and 2 PM Monday, July 28.

"Theater Talk" on Playbill Radio
July 26: Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice discuss the devoted fan base of Jersey Boys and the show's recent opening in Las Vegas.

Each week's "Theater Talk" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Saturday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 11 PM Monday, July 28; and 2 PM Tuesday, July 29.

This weekend's programming features [title of show] Stars at 11 AM Saturday, July 19 and 4 PM Sunday, July 20; Gypsy Recording Session at 4 PM Saturday, July 19 and 11 AM Sunday, July 20; a Larry Grossman Tribute at 8 PM Sunday, July 20 and 2 PM Monday, July 21; and "Theater Talk" Rent Farewell at 7 PM Saturday, July 19, 11 PM Monday, July 21 and 2 PM Tuesday, July 22.