"Come From Away" is spotlighted via a conversation with writers Irene Sankoff and David Hein and director Christopher Ashley; and a performance by Jenn Colella. "Indecent" playwright Paula Vogel is also interviewed.
Lonny Price and Abigail Pogrebin, who appeared in Stephen Sondheim's 1981 "Merrily We Roll Along," discuss Price's documentary "Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened," about that failed musical.
The revival of "Falsettos" is discussed with composer-lyricist William Finn and actors Christian Borle and Andrew Rannells; and "This Day Forward" is discussed with playwright Nicky Silver, director Mark Brokaw and actor Holley Fain.
Simon McBurney discusses "The Encounter," about a National Geographic photographer in 1969 Brazil who encounters an indigenous tribe in the Amazon; and Christopher Hampton discusses "Les Liaisons Dangereuses."
Comedian Lisa Lampanelli on her play "Stuffed," about eating disorders, body issues and self esteem; and writer-producer Jack Viertel on his book "The Secret Life of the American Musical: How Broadway Shows are Built." Also: Halloween on "The Ride," a unique theatrical experience that uses the streets of New York City as a stage.
A preview of the Fall 2016 season, including "Falsettos," "The Front Page," "Heisenberg," "The Encounter," "Oh, Hello" and the musicals "A Bronx Tale," "Come From Away," "Dear Evan Hansen," "Groundhog Day" and "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812."