The nationally syndicated morning talk program "LIVE with Kelly and Michael," which airs in the New York metropolitan area on ABC-TV at 9 AM ET, will celebrate Broadway July 22-26.
The week will kick off July 22 when co-host Kelly Ripa goes behind-the-scenes at the Music Box Theatre, current home of the Tony-winning Best Revival Pippin. Ripa will visit co-stars Matthew James Thomas and Tony Award winner Patina Miller, and she will challenge herself to master all of the various elements in the show (acrobatics, Fosse dancing, acting and singing).
The July 23 broadcast will feature the cast of Motown The Musical performing the Temptations' classic song "My Girl." On July 24 Ripa will meet the cast and crew of the Broadway debut of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella; viewers can also expect a performance of "Stepsister's Lament."
Co-host Michael Strahan will spotlight the Tony-winning Best Musical Kinky Boots on the July 25 broadcast.
The week will conclude July 26 with a performance from the award-winning new musical Matilda. For the first time on U.S. TV, the four girls who share the title role — Sophia Gennusa, Oona Laurence, Bailey Ryon and Milly Shapiro — will perform the song “Naughty” together.
You're invited to spend an evening filled with personal tales of difficult choices, bad breaks, worse men and some of the most glorious songs ever written. It's an intimate evening, up close with a legend.
So pull up a chair and order up a drink. Because she's got a life to sing. Tickets as low as $85!
Fuerza Bruta Wayra
Here Lies Love
On The Town
Piece of My Heart
Scenes From A Marriage
Sex With Strangers
The Country House
The Good and The True
This is Our Youth
You Can't Take It With You