Broadway Close Up
Where Broadway fans and fanatics discover the stories behind the stories.
Broadway Close Up a must-see for New York’s most serious and knowledgeable theater fans, with compelling performances, eye-opening interviews with theater writers and composers, and backstage insights into the creative process behind some of your favorite musicals.
During the Fall 2015 season, the famously forthright Tony winner William Finn takes audiences behind the scenes of Falsettos, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee and his long Broadway career. Some of the most memorable Broadway characters will square off in Guys vs. Dolls: A Musical Survey of Sex and Sexism featuring the songs of Cole Porter, Frank Loesser, Rodgers & Hammerstein and many more. Liz Callaway gives audiences a taste of some of the best new musicals at Bound for Broadway. The season concludes with a celebration of Harold Arlen’s Broadway and Hollywood musicals including The Wizard of Oz and St. Louis Woman.