In Performance At The White House: A Broadway Celebration
Airs Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
"In Performance At The White House: A Broadway Celebration" is a PBS music special featuring a series of performances by major Broadway artists and new talent, presenting selections from American musicals that reflect the spirit, energy and ambition of America. President and Mrs. Obama hosted the event on Monday, July 19, 2010.
The special is emceed by Nathan Lane and includes Idina Menzel, Brian d’Arcy James, Audra McDonald, Chad Kimball, Marvin Hamlisch, Karen Olivo, Tonya Pinkins, Assata Alston and a youth ensemble from the Joy of Motion Dance Center.
The entire broadcast performance will be available for online viewing on Thursday, October 21, 2010.