Catch the Broadway Backstage spring preview Saturday at 7pm on ABC 7.
NEW YORK — Join Eyewitness News anchor Michelle Charlesworth and Tony Award winner Danny Burstein for a half-hour look at the season’s most popular shows on ABC7’s “Broadway Backstage: Spring Preview.”
Boorstein discusses starring in the Broadway play “Pictures From Home,” about a son who photographs his parents on a road trip to explore their past.
Learn the history behind these red donation buckets you sometimes see at Broadway shows and the important work the money supports.
Plus, Tony Award-winner Ben Platt talks about neo-Nazi protesters on his show Parade and why he thinks it’s more important than ever to understand the true story of a Jew accused of murder.
We speak with Academy Award-winning writer Aaron Sorkin as his new version of Camelot hits Broadway. TV and film star Scott Fowley gives an inside look at her role in The Thanksgiving Play, written by the first Native American woman to have a play produced on Broadway.
Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda praises Kander and Ebb’s new musical, New York, New York, which features classic songs and his new collaborations. Laura Linney talks about her touching play Summer 1976. And we see Laurie Metcalf in her terrifying new play, The Gray House, doing things you’ve never seen before on Broadway.
The special program takes you inside Broadway’s oldest and most exclusive gift shop, where you’ll find fascinating history and one-of-a-kind memorabilia.
Plus, see every exciting musical and play opening this spring season.
It’s your key to everything new and fresh on Broadway.
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We hope you can join us for Broadway Backstage: Spring Preview 2023 on March 25th at 7:00pm – wherever you watch ABC7NY.