Kathie Lee and Hoda with The Scoop
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb had The Scoop on The Today Show with everything from Kathie Lee’s musical, Scadalous on Broadway, to a mashed potato machine to Beyonce stepping out with Blue Ivy and much more.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Scandalous To Debut On Broadway This Fall
Kathie Lee’s musical, Scandalous: The Life and Trials of Aimee Semple McPherson, is making its way to Broadway in the fall. Kathie Lee has been working on the show for over ten years and it showed in Seattle late 2011.
David Friedman and her started writing songs for it 13 years ago. It will show at Neil Simon Theater and will be starring Carolee Carmello, a two-time Tony nominee. Box office opens August 20 2012, but the actual opening night is November 15 2012.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Primetime Emmy Nominations
The Primetime Emmy Nominations for 2012 were announced. Jimmy Kimmel was a hit and announced them in his pajamas. He was a last-minute addition to be a host because of storms in New York. Girls and Veep are new shows that received nominations, but the huge snub is Hugh Laurie, in his last season on House, was not nominated.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Mashed Potato Machine
At 7-11s in Singapore, they have a mashed potato machine. It comes out like a Slurpee and even includes gravy. They are very popular in Singapore.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Beyonce Steps Out With Blue Ivy
Pictures have appeared as Beyonce stepped out with her baby daughter, Blue Ivy, in NYC. Blue Ivy is six months old and very long. Hoda said she is a beautiful baby. Beyonce has lost all her baby weight.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Cantinas Music Festival
Kathie Lee talked about a camp for the performing arts. It is called Cantinas and on August 25 2012, they will be hosting a worship song talent competition. Some of the greatest inspirtational bands will be there. You make an entry of your song and the top three songs will be perform at festival.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: iHoda’s Playlist
Hoda Kotb announced her weekly song on iHoda’s Playlist. The song is called “He Still Loves Me“ by Ramona Fink Gospel Group and it is a gospel song from the movie The Fighting Temptations with Beyonce. Hoda said it is such a good song.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Is It OK To Let Dogs Roam On The Beach?
For OK! Magazine, Kathie Lee and Hoda answered the question: Is it OK to let dogs roam on the beach? Kathie Lee said not unless you own the beach. Hoda said it’s not ok. As cute as your dog is, not everyone on the beach wants to get up close and personal unless it’s Bambino.