The Boy on AM: Oz Star Hugh Jackman Chats on Joan Hamburg Radio Show, Jan. 30

News   The Boy on AM: Oz Star Hugh Jackman Chats on Joan Hamburg Radio Show, Jan. 30 Broadway newcomer Hugh Jackman, star of the Broadway musical The Boy From Oz, will be interviewed from his dressing room on The Joan Hamburg Show, on AM radio station WOR 710, Jan. 30.

Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman

The half-hour interview is set to air at 11:05 AM on WOR 710 AM in New York. A lucky listener will win a pair of tickets to The Boy From Oz.

The new musical began on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre Sept. 16 and opened Oct. 16.

The Boy from Oz is "a musical true story" of the late entertainer Peter Allen who was a protege of Judy Garland — and briefly married to her daughter Liza Minnelli. Martin Sherman (Bent) provides the libretto for the score which features the music and lyrics of the pop superstar.

Philip Wm. McKinley directs Jackman (as Peter Allen) in The Boy From Oz and a cast that includes Stephanie J. Block (as Liza Minnelli), Beth Fowler (as mother Marion Woolnough), Isabel Keating (as Allen's mentor and mother-in-law, Judy Garland), Jarrod Emick (as Allen's companion, Greg Connell), Mitchel Federan (as the young Peter) and Michael Mulheren (as father, Dick Woolnough, and the manager promoter Dee Anthony).

For tickets to The Boy From Oz at the Imperial, 249 West 45 Street, call (212) 239-6200 or click here. For more information, visit the show's website at www.theboyfromoz.com.