Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Musical Drama Gets NBC Series Order

NBC is ready to make beautiful music with Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, by giving a series order to the Jane Levy-led drama. Described as a “joyous and celebratory drama,” the series stars the Suburgatory alum as Zoey Clarke, a whip-smart computer coder who is forging her way in San Francisco. Following an unusual event, Zoey starts […]

Magicians EPs on [Spoiler]’s Shocking Exit and Emotional Musical Tribute

Warning: The following contains major spoilers for Wednesday’s The Magicians season finale. A-Ha’s “Take on Me” has never sounded so sad. During The Magicians‘ Season 4 finale, Quentin, Alice and Penny 23 traveled to the mirror world to toss the monster and his sister into the seam between worlds. However, their quest was interrupted by […]

Ryan Murphy to Turn Broadway Musical The Prom Into Netflix ‘Movie Event’

Practice pinning your corsages and reserve your limousines: Ryan Murphy is bringing The Prom to Netflix. RELATED STORIES The American Horror Story producer is turning the Broadway musical comedy into a “movie event” for the streaming giant, Murphy announced via his Instagram on Tuesday. “The Prom is one of the most uplifting, heartfelt and special […]

Rent: The Best & Worst Moments From Fox's Live-ish Musical Production

It’s been well over 525,600 minutes since Fox first announced it would stage a live production of Rent. (Almost twice that number, in fact!) Needless to say, our expectations for the musical, which debuted at last on Sunday night, were high — and not just because Rent is a poignant, beloved classic. It also boasted an […]

Halsey to Host Saturday Night Live, Doubling as Her Own Musical Guest

Halsey is joining a select group of performers to have pulled double duty on Saturday Night Live. Announced during tonight’s James McAvoy-hosted broadcast, the musician will serve as both the host and musical guest of SNL‘s Feb. 9 episode. This will mark Halsey’s third visit to Studio 8H. The singer-songwriter first appeared as the musical […]

Supergirl Cast Previews Mystifying, Musical (?!) Thanksgiving Melee

Thanksgiving dinner is served on Sunday’s Supergirl (The CW, 8/7c). But before anyone has a chance to give thanks for life’s many blessings (Sam Witwer’s jawline, etc.), a scuffle with the Children of Liberty cuts the celebration short. “All of the Superfriends come together for Thanksgiving dinner, and like pretty much every Supergirl get-together, we’re forced […]

High School Musical TV series release date, cast, trailer, plot

Much loved movie franchise High School Musical is being turned into a TV series. High School Musical: The Musical will consist of 10 episodes shot like a documentary. It will premiere on Disney’s new Netflix-style streaming service Disney+. When is the High School Musical TV series released? The High School Musical TV series is set […]

The sounds of a Martian sunrise inspire short musical composition

Enlarge / The sonification process involved assigning specific pitches and melodies to such characteristics in the data as brightness, color, and the elevation of the terrain. (credit: YouTube/NASA) NASA’s Mars rover, Opportunity, fell silent earlier this year, but even if it never regains full function, it had one last gift to give. Scientists have transformed […]

‘UglyDolls’ Trailer: The Weirdly Adorable Plush Dolls Come to Life in a Musical Adventure

If we could have dancing Trolls and fighting LEGOs, why not singing UglyDolls? The line of plush dolls branded as weird, creepy-cute toys had no indication of any musical ability when they exploded in popularity in the mid-2000s, but here we are. But if you’re going to make UglyDolls into a musical, why not go all […]

Wicked Stars Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel Preview NBC's Oz-Some Celebration of the Broadway Musical

Wicked, one of Broadway’s most popular (sing it with us, “Pop-uuuuu-lar!”) musicals, turned 15 this year, and the witches that got the whole spell started are teaming up with NBC for a celebration of the long-running show. The musical, as its tagline likes to tout, looks at what happened in the land of Oz, but from […]