Chenoweth, most recently on Broadway in the hit musical Wicked, will discuss her wide-ranging career, which has recently expanded to include numerous television and film roles. The singing actress will also offer selections from her recently released solo CD, "As I Am." The creators and the cast of the film of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "The Phantom of the Opera" will also be on hand to discuss the challenges of bringing the Broadway musical to the silver screen. "Phantom," directed by Joel Schumacher, features Gerard Butler in the title role, Emmy Rossum as Christine and Patrick Wilson as Raoul.
The April 17 broadcast will also devote segments to Macy Gray, Sarah McLachlan, Talib Kweli and Creative Art Therapy.
Hosted by Elliott Forrest, "Breakfast with the Arts" airs from 8-10 AM ET on A&E. Check local listings or visit www.aetv.com for more information.