The salute to the Oscar, Emmy, Tony and Grammy-winning songwriting team begins at 9 PM ET on PBS stations around the country; check local listings.
Watch a highlights trailer below:
The program is based on the musical revue conceived by stage director Schaeffer and music director David Loud. Kander and Ebb's numerous musicals include Cabaret, Chicago, Kiss of the Spider Woman, The Act, Curtains and The Scottsboro Boys, among others.
First You Dream was shot live at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, IL, and produced by the 17-time Emmy Award-winning HMS Media. HMS co-founder Matt Hoffman directs, with lighting and production design by Todd L. Clark. Musical staging is by Karma Camp. Bill Brohn created orchestrations based on Loud's arrangements, and Paul Masse is associate music director and pianist.