The NBC Peacock is flying high and I applaud them. NBC has announced that is next musical television event will be The Wiz,’ to air Thursday, Dec. 3, according to Variety. ‘The Wiz will be NBC’s third live musical production, after ”The Sound Of Music Live’! Starring Carrie Underwood and ‘Peter Pan Live!’ ‘The Wiz’ will be co-producted by Cirque du Soleil’s new stage theatrical division. After the television event, the musical will make its Broadway revival for the 2016-17 season, also presented by Cirque du Soleil. Casting for both show is yet to be announced.