Current Broadway Revival of Falsettos Will Air on PBS’ Live from Lincoln Center in 2017

The production stars Tony winner Christian Borle, Stephanie J. Block, Andrew Rannells, Brandon Uranowitz, Anthony Rosenthal, Tracie Thoms and Betsy Wolfe.

The Lincoln Center revival began previews on September 29th and runs through January 8th. The performances for the PBS special will be filmed on the evenings of January 3rd and 4th. The broadcast date hasn’t been announced yet. It’s usually several months after filming, at a minimum.

Falsettos is a 1992 musical by James Lapine and William Finn. The currrent production is directed by Lapine. It tells the story of a married gay man named Marvin (Christian Borle), his lover (Andrew Rannells) and their friends and family during the time of the AIDS crisis in the 1980s and early 90s.

This is exciting news! The musical won 2 Tonys during its original run, and was nominated for a bunch of others. It’s all star cast has gotten great reviews overall. It’ll be fantastic to have a professionally recorded video of this show!

Sources: Theatermania.com  BroadwayWorld.com  Broadway.com

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