Kristin Chenoweth and Matthew Morrison to Host "Broadway at the White House" TV Special

News   Kristin Chenoweth and Matthew Morrison to Host "Broadway at the White House" TV Special Stage, film and TV stars Kristin Chenoweth and Matthew Morrison will join First Lady Michelle Obama in hosting "Broadway at the White House," a Thanksgiving TV special on the TLC network designed to encourage teens seeking a career in theatre, Variety reported.

The special, which will air on TLC Nov. 26 at 8 PM ET, will also feature appearances by Broadway writers and performers Gloria Estefan, Christian Borle, Cicely Tyson, Whoopi Goldberg and others.

Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth

The First Lady invited a group of 40 talented high-school students to an all-day symposium at the White House covering careers in theatre. Their activities will be filmed by Zero Visibility/the Weinstein Co. and subsequently broadcast on the TLC special.

The symposium is scheduled to include master classes in acting, directing, hair/make-up/costume design, music composition and musical theatre, according to Variety, which said there will also be a Q&A with the Broadway stars and, in the evening, performances featuring material from musicals Finding Neverland, Fun Home, An American in Paris, On Your Feet!, School of Rock and Something Rotten!

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