Mel Brooks, David Yazbek and Sondheim Tribute Featured on Playbill Radio

News   Mel Brooks, David Yazbek and Sondheim Tribute Featured on Playbill Radio In addition to round-the-clock show tunes and Broadway news at the top of each hour, Playbill Radio offers the following special programming.
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The schedule for the week of March 25–31 follows. Center Stage
March 25: Comedy master Mel Brooks discusses Young Frankenstein, The Producers and his early Broadway shows like All-American. He then jumps way back in time to ad lib a variation on one of his classic comedy routines: Meet The 2,000-year-old Playwright.

Each week's new "Center Stage" show debuts at 7 PM ET Tuesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Wednesday, March 26; 11 PM Wednesday, March 26; 2 PM Thursday, March 27; 11 AM Saturday, March 29; and 4 PM Sunday, March 30.

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

Playbill Presents
March 26: Composer David Yazbek plays clips from his new CD, "Evil Monkey Man," and tells stories from his two Broadway musicals, The Full Monty and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Yazbek also previews his upcoming project, a musical based on the life of martial arts master Bruce Lee.

Each week's "Playbill Presents" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Wednesday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Thursday, March 27; 11 PM Thursday, March 27; 2 PM Friday, March 28; 4 PM Saturday, March 29; and 11 AM Sunday, March 30.

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

Composer Spotlight
March 27: Playbill Radio plays Part 2 of our tour through the career of Stephen Sondheim, playing both familiar and rare songs from the composer of Company, Follies and Sweeney Todd.

Each week's "Composer Spotlight" show debuts at 7 PM (ET) Thursday, with repeats scheduled for (all times ET) 2 AM Friday, March 28; 11 PM Friday, March 28; 8 PM Sunday, March 30; and 2 PM Monday, March 31.

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