"Life With La Toya" Episode Will Spotlight La Toya Jackson's Limited Run in Off-Broadway's NEWSical
26 Jun 2014
An upcoming episode of The OWN Network’s "Life With La Toya," the reality series about La Toya Jackson, will detail the artist's recent engagement in Off-Broadway's NEWSical The Musical.
The episode, according to press notes, "follows the star from rehearsal to opening night, learning celebrity impressions from Christine Pedi, memorizing new numbers as quickly as writer Rick Crom can turn them out, and rehearsing non-stop with director Mark Waldrop and producer Tom D’Angora."
The "Life With La Toya" episode, featuring her time in NEWSical, will premiere June 28 at 10 PM ET on OWN Network; check local listings.
NEWSical the Musical's other celebrity guest stars include Perez Hilton, Cheri Oteri, Kandi Burruss, Emmy winner Jackee, Carson Kressley and Broadway’s Andrea McArdle.
The cast currently features Wade Dooley, Susan Mosher, Christine Pedi, Michael West with Kristen Mengelkoch and Dylan Thompson as swings.
For more information visit NEWSicalTheMusical.com.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.