"More hot pies!" Catch Sondheim’s iconic musical thriller Sweeney Todd on Live From Lincoln Center in one week on PBS. Check local listings.

Watch what happened when Stephen Sondheim surprised Bryn Terfel, Christian Borle, Philip Quast, and the rest of the cast of “Sweeney Todd” by attending the performance. Plus, hear how he coached them in their roles.

Tune in to PBS on September 26 to see “Sweeney Todd” in concert with the New York Philharmonic on Live from Lincoln Center. Check your local listings: http://bit.ly/PBSListings

Bass-baritone Bryn Terfel describes the joys and challenges of performing the title role in Stephen Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.”

"It is a frightening piece. It’s a dangerous piece vocally." Bryn Terfel opens up about playing the title role in the New York Philharmonic’s staging. Plus, more footage from the show!

Tune in to Live From Lincoln Center on Friday, September 26 on PBS (check local listings)

Get ready for Bryn Terfel as Sweeney Todd and Emma Thompson as Mrs. Lovett in the Live From Lincoln Center presentation of the New York Philharmonic’s acclaimed staging of Sondheim’s iconic musical thriller Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, airing on PBS on September 26 (check local listings).(Photo: Chris Lee / New York Philharmonic)

Get ready for Bryn Terfel as Sweeney Todd and Emma Thompson as Mrs. Lovett in the Live From Lincoln Center presentation of the New York Philharmonic’s acclaimed staging of Sondheim’s iconic musical thriller Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, airing on PBS on September 26 (check local listings).

(Photo: Chris Lee / New York Philharmonic)

Is Stephen Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd” an opera or a musical? Bass-baritone Bryn Terfel explains the dilemma.

See the star-studded production on Live From Lincoln Center on PBS, September 26 (check local listings)

Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd…in one month on PBS! Live From Lincoln Center kicks off it’s 40th anniversary season with Sondheim’s iconic musical thrilled on September 26, starring Bryn Terfel, Emma Thompson, Christian Borle, Audra McDonald and the New York Philharmonic. Get a first look here…

Live From Lincoln Center host and six-time Tony Award-winning actress and singer Audra McDonald appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon in another installment of her series tackling important Yahoo! Answers, such as “What’s your name?” and “Does vodka really kill bees and wasps”?

40 Years of Live From Lincoln Center

JUST ANNOUNCED: Live From Lincoln Center — the pioneering, award-winning performing arts series showcasing the best of the wide-ranging programming from the 30 iconic stages of the world’s largest performing arts center — today announced its 40th anniversary season on PBS. Kicking off the season is Sondheim’s iconic musical thriller Sweeney Todd, featuring Bryn Terfel, Emma Thompson and the New York Philharmonic on September 26, followed by The Nance with Nathan Lane on October 10, both part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival. Later broadcasts this season will include the School of American Ballet, the New York Philharmonic on New Year’s Eve, the annual Richard Tucker Music Foundation Opera Gala, and Lincoln Center’s American Songbook. Read the full press release here: http://bit.ly/LFLC40Announcment

Congratulations to Live From Lincoln Center Host Audra McDonald on her sixth Tony Award win!

Congratulations to Live From Lincoln Center Host Audra McDonald on her sixth Tony Award win!

Just announced! PBS will air two Live From Lincoln Center broadcasts this Fall, kicking of its 40th season, in their Arts Fall Festival, starting with “Sweeney Todd” with the New York Philharmonic and starring Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson on Friday, September 26 and “The Nance” starring Nathan Lane and produced by Lincoln Center Theater (broadcast date to be announced).

(Photos: Sweeney Todd, Chris Lee/New York Philharmonic; Nathan Lane, Joan Marcus/Lincoln Center Theater)