The “Hairspray” and “Smash” tunesmith will be performing “The Place Where Lost Things Go,” the “Mary Poppins Returns” ballad he co-wrote with Scott Wittman, at the ceremony. “Lost Things” is nominated for a best original song Oscar, and he’s also up for composing the score for the Disney sequel. Winning either would give Shaiman an Egot, since he already claims an Emmy, Grammy and Tony.
Also performing at the show is former Oscar nominee Aimee Mann, who’ll sing “Drive,” a song from “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” that’s up for a guild award in the best song for TV category. Lukas Nelson, one of the main musical forces behind “A Star Is Born,” will