The Kitchen Concerts: Alysha Umphress Swings Jeff Blumenkrantz

Eight times a week, Broadway songstress Alysha Umphress lights up the stage of the Lyric Theatre as sexy cab driver Hildy in On the Town. On her off days, she’s a jazz chanteuse who just released a new album of reimagined showtunes and additional material with Tony-nominated composer/actor Jeff Blumenkrantz. …

Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol, With Douglas Sills, Joshua Henry, Christopher Sieber, Robert Cuccioli, Janet Dacal and More, Held Tonight | Playbill

Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol, a benefit concert for The Actors Fund, is held Dec. 15. Tony Award nominee Douglas Sills (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Little Shop of Horrors) stars in the title role. Source: Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol, With Douglas Sills, Joshua Henry, Christopher Sieber, Robert Cuccioli, Janet Dacal and More, …

Emma Thompson Makes ‘The Worst Pies in London’ in Sweeney Todd, Airing Tonight on PBS | Playbill

The New York Philharmonic’s recent staged production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is telecast nationally on Live From Lincoln Center on PBS stations Sept. 26 from 9 PM-11:30 PM ET; check local listings. Source: Emma Thompson Makes ‘The Worst Pies in …

Tony Yazbeck, Betsy Wolfe, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka Will Celebrate Lyricist and Playwright Adolph Green at 54 Below | Playbill

54 Below will host a three night celebration of Broadway and Hollywood lyricist and playwright Adolph Green in Celebrating Adolph Green: 100 Years of Wonderful Sept. 25-27 at 7 PM. Source: Tony Yazbeck, Betsy Wolfe, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka Will Celebrate Lyricist and Playwright Adolph Green at 54 Below | Playbill