Movies for Grownups Awards with AARP The Magazine 2020

Watch filmmakers and actors receive the Movies for Grownups Awards. The awards were established to celebrate and encourage filmmaking that appeals to movie lovers with a grownup state of mind—and to recognize its artists.

Premieres January 19, 2020 at 9pm

Kinky Boots

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Kinky Boots is the 2013 Broadway blockbuster with music and lyrics by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, a book by Tony-winning theater legend Harvey Fierstein and direction and choreography by Tony winner Jerry Mitchell (“La Cage aux Folles”) that went on to pick up every major Best Musical award, including the Tony, the GRAMMY and London’s Olivier Award. Based on true events, this big-hearted hit tells the story of two people with nothing in common—or so they think.

Premieres November 29, 2019 at 9PM

Much Ado About Nothing

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This bold interpretation of Shakespeare’s comedic masterpiece features Danielle Brooks (“Orange is the New Black,” Broadway’s “The Color Purple”) and Grantham Coleman (“Buzzer,” “The Americans”) as the sparring lovers Beatrice and Benedick.

Premieres November 22, 2019 at 9PM

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic musical went on to win the Tony Award for Best Musical Revival in 2015. Based on a true story, the year is 1862, and East and West collide when British schoolteacher Anna arrives in Siam (Thailand) to take up her post instructing the royal household of children.

Premiered November 8, 2019
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42nd Street

The 1981 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, 42nd Street is the song and dance, American dream fable of Broadway, featuring the iconic songs “42nd Street,” “We’re In the Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” “Shuffle Off To Buffalo,” “I Only Have Eyes For You” and many more.

Premiered November 1, 2019
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Broadway’s Best 2019

Features U.S. broadcast premieres of “42nd Street,” “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I,” “Kinky Boots” and “Red,” plus world premiere of “Much Ado About Nothing” from The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park

Premiered November 1, 2019
Video expires November 30, 2019