PIX11 Partners with the Broadway Channel to Air Monthly Special

PIX11 Partners with the Broadway Channel to Air Monthly Special

Tune In Alert: “Broadway Profiles: For the Love of Broadway” February 18 at 6 pm ET

NEW YORK, February 13, 2018, – PIX11, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York flagship station, has partnered with The Broadway Channel to present Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, a series of monthly specials about Broadway and the theater community.

Hosted by PIX11’s Emmy-Award winning anchor, Tamsen Fadal, the latest installment, Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal: For the Love of Broadway will air on PIX11 on Sunday, February 18 at 6pm ET.  Broadway Profiles will also air on WSFL-TV in Miami on Saturday, February 17 at 1pm ET.

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal: For the Love of Broadway will feature:

  • Wanna get away?  We are jetting off to the tropics for a behind the scenes look at the new Jimmy Buffett musical, Escape to Margaritaville, star Eric Petersen tells us what it’s like being a Broadway Parrothead.
  • It’s mind blowing mentalism and magic. Tamsen Fadal ​goes one on one with the Derek DelGaudio, the creator and star of the show everyone is talking about, In and Of Itself.
  • Come From Away celebrates one year on Broadway and Tamsen sits down with Beverley Bass. the airline pilot who helped inspire this show,
  • We are not “letting this one go.” The Disney musical Frozen is finally here and Broadway Profiles checks out the Broadway blockbuster.
  • Phantom Of The Opera, Broadway’s longest running musical celebrates another milestone, we’ll show you how New York City is honoring the 30th anniversary.

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal is executive produced by John Gore, Tamsen Fadal, and Broadway Channel Senior Vice President Matthew Hege and produced by Keith Hurd.  PIX11 has dedicated a special section on their website for the original on-air content at www.pix11.com/backstageonbroadway.  The hashtag #BackstageOnBroadway will connect fans through PIX11’s extensive social media channels.

About PIX11
Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of Tribune Media, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network and PIX11’s award winning news, successful primetime programming, off-network sitcom favorites, public affairs shows and outstanding event coverage have contributed to the station’s success. The station has been honored with numerous awards for excellence including nearly 300 Emmy® Awards (two for Outstanding Morning News Program and multiple Awards for Outstanding Newscast.) PIX11 also has a long history of local sports coverage and in 2015 became the broadcast home of the New York Yankees. PIX11 is also the broadcast station of the New York Mets, since 1999.  PIX11 is also home to the New Jersey Lottery drawings. PIX11 engages with audiences across multiple social platforms; find us on Facebook at facebook.com/pix11news, on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Periscope: @pix11news. For more information visit http://www.pix11.com/.

About The Broadway Channel
The Broadway Channel is the premier network for Broadway video content, reaching millions of theater fans through a wide spectrum of media outlets. The Broadway Channel’s digital network includes dedicated channels with a host of cable partners including Cablevision, Verizon and RCN. The Broadway Channel’s digital network also reaches Manhattan hotel guests daily and national audiences through many additional media outlets. The Broadway Channel is part of The John Gore Organization family of companies, including Broadway.com and Broadway Across America. For more information, visit http://www.broadwaychannel.com/ or www.johngore.com/

About The John Gore Organization

The John Gore Organization (JGO) is the leading developer, producer, distributor and marketer of Broadway theatre worldwide. Under the leadership of 11-time Tony winning producer and owner John Gore, its family of companies includes Broadway Across America, Broadway.com, The Broadway Channel, BroadwayBox.com and Group Sales Box Office. Its productions span Broadway, Off Broadway, London’s West End, Japan, Canada and 44 domestic markets. JGO won Tonys in every producing category as well as numerous other Drama League, Drama Desk and Olivier awards.

Jessica Bellucci
VP, Communications
Tribune Broadcasting
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