Lincoln Carousel

Nathan Gunn as Billy Bigelow and Kelli O’Hara as Julie Jordan in Lincoln Center Theater’s production of “Carousel.”

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City is now offering Broadway Fridays, free online streaming of favorite “Live From Lincoln Center” broadcasts of Broadway productions from Lincoln Center Theater and the New York Philharmonic. The archival broadcasts will be made available every Friday beginning Friday, June 5, to Friday, June 19, at 8 PM on Lincoln Center’s online arts portal #LincolnCenterAtHome and on Lincoln Center’s Youtube and Facebook page.

The schedule includes Rodgers & Hammerstein’s iconic “Carousel” with the New York Philharmonic on Friday, June 5. The performance features Kelli O’Hara, Nathan Gunn, Stephanie Blythe, Shuler Hensley, Jason Danieley, Jessie Mueller, Kate Burton, John Cullum and New York City Ballet dancers Robert Fairchild and Tiler Peck.

On June 12 Lincoln Center will present Douglas Carter Beane’s dark comedy “The Nance” starring Nathan Lane and featuring Cady Huffman, Lewis J. Stadlen, Jenni Barber, Andrea Burns, and Jonny Orsini. The play presents a portrait of a a homosexual man, living and working in the secretive and dangerous gay world of 1930s New York, whose outrageous antics on the burlesque stage stand in marked contrast to his offstage life.

Moss Hart’s “Act One” will be broadcast on Friday, June 19. Tony-Award winning writer and director James Lapine adapted “Act One,” Moss Hart’s memoir for the stage and earned a Tony Award nomination for Best Play. In this Lincoln Center Theater production the celebrated cast includes Tony Award winners Tony Shalhoub, Andrea Martin and Santino Fontana.

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