Hear from Sara Bareilles, Audra McDonald & More on Broadway Profiles
July 28th, 2021 | By Lindsey Sullivan
Before it airs nationwide, we’re offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will air in New York City on August 1 at 6:30PM ET on WPIX. Be on the lookout for Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station.
Featured this week:
- Audra McDonald and screenwriter Tracey Scott Wilson talk about the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic Respect, starring Jennifer Hudson.
- Order up! Waitress has been announced for a Broadway return in September with Grammy-winning composer Sara Bareilles returning to the lead role. She opens up about the show’s encore.
- Host Tamsen Fadal speaks with Wicked alum Ginna Claire Mason about woringk with students during the pandemic, motherhood and more.
- Get a look at the David Korins-designed Immersive Van Gogh, which is now offering free yoga classes in its transformative space.
- Tony nominee Billy Magnussen speaks with Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek about starring in HBO’s Made for Love.
- Get to know Broadway fresh face Nick Robinson, who most recently played Jem Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill a Mockingbird.
- After being told they would never walk again, Mars Rucker performed on Broadway in Tina: The Tina Turner Musical. Hear their story of overcoming adversity.
To find out where Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal airs nationally, head here.
Enjoy the episode below!