Scoundrels' "Great Big Stuff" Will Have G-Rated Lyrics for TV Bow in Macy's Parade

News   Scoundrels' "Great Big Stuff" Will Have G-Rated Lyrics for TV Bow in Macy's Parade The naughty lyrics of "Great Big Stuff" — a standout showstopper in Broadway's Dirty Rotten Scoundrels — will be cleaned up and replaced with family-friendly words when the company performs it on the NBC telecast of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Nov. 24.

Tongue in cheek, composer-lyricist Yazbek said in a statement, "My ancestor, Ebenezer Yazbek, was the loblolly boy on the Mayflower. I dedicate these new Puritan-friendly lyrics to his memory."

NBC broadcasts the parade, which includes performances in Herald Square. Check local listings for time and channel in your area.

Tony Award-winner Norbert Leo Butz and the cast will sing and dance the song — an they are bringing the show's lavish staircase set to the special outdoor parade performance.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels stars Butz and John Lithgow in the title roles. Performances continue at the Imperial Theatre.

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