A 14-year tradition continues as the Metropolitan Opera's 2019–20 season opens with a live transmission of a landmark new...
COUNTDOWN TO NYE
Act 1: 1987 - Stardust, Starlight Express, Les Miserables, Into the Woods, and more!
Act 2: 2015 - An American in Paris, Dames at Sea, Finding Neverland, It Shoulda Been You, Hamilton, and more!
The critically acclaimed series has blossomed from an idea to what Show Business Weekly deems, "…an invaluable and entertaining jewel in the cabaret crown of New York." Ticket sales have soared and stellar reviews have included The New York Times, which calls it, "Witty, breezily paced. . .informative. . .valuable. . .the right perspective of lighthearted nostalgia..."
Author/Critic Scott Siegel created the series for Town Hall, which he writes and hosts. Siegel takes audiences of all ages on a musical tour of the Great White Way, offering an entertaining verbal account of Broadway’s history. Each evening celebrates the songs from Broadway shows of a selected year, sung by a cast of talented cabaret and Broadway performers. This marvelous program not only highlights favorite show-stopping numbers, it also features lesser-known gems.