Joseph Stein, A Catered Affair and Sondheim Tribute Featured on Playbill Radio

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In addition to round-the-clock show tunes and Broadway news at the top of each hour, Playbill Radio offers the following special programming.
Harvey Fierstein in A Catered Affair.
Harvey Fierstein in A Catered Affair. Photo by Jim Cox

The schedule for the week of March 18-24 follows.

Center Stage
March 18: This week's special guest is Joseph Stein, the 95-year-old librettist of a dozen musicals including Fiddler on the Roof, Zorba, Plain and Fancy and two shows currently running Off-Broadway, Juno at Encores! (March 27-30) and Take Me Along at Irish Rep. Great stories abound as Stein's memory spans decades of theatre history.

Each week's new "Center Stage" show debuts at 7 PM ET Tuesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Wednesday, March 19; 11 PM Wednesday, March 19; 2 PM Thursday, March 20; 11 AM Saturday, March 22; and 4 PM Sunday, March 23.

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

Playbill Presents
March 19: Harvey Fierstein, Faith Prince and Tom Wopat take you inside the upcoming new Broadway musical A Catered Affair, as composer John Bucchino talks about his music and ingénue Leslie Kritzer brings it to life.

Each week's "Playbill Presents" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Wednesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Thursday, March 20; 11 PM Thursday, March 20; 2 PM Friday, March 21; 4 PM Saturday, March 22; and 11 AM Sunday, March 23.

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

Composer Spotlight
March 20: Playbill Radio plays the first part of a tour through the career of Stephen Sondheim, featuring both familiar and rare songs from the composer of Company, Follies and Sweeney Todd as he gets set to celebrate his 78th birthday March 22.

Each week's "Composer Spotlight" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Thursday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Friday, March 21; 11 PM Friday, March 21; 8 PM Sunday, March 23; and 2 PM Monday, March 24.

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