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Monday, February 8, 2021

#471 – Keep Moving Forward (Walt Disney World, feat. Christina Sivrich) by Bpn Admin Cs

For the whole of his adult life, host Jon M. Wailin worked for the Walt Disney Company in one form or another. As a dancer on Disneyland’s Main Street USA, to the Opening Cast of Shanghai …

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#94 – Justin Showell – HAMILTON by Bpn Admin Cs

Justin Showell - @justinbshow joins us as he awaits the return of the Hamilton - And Peggy tour. A BFTS Fam member, recent Michigan grad, and all arround beautiful human shares with us his j…

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Evita on Broadway by Bpn Admin Cs

Tim goes back to the 1979 début of Evita on Broadway, starring the gifted and eccentric Patti LuPone, Mandy Patinkin and Bob Gunton. He also reports on embarrassing meetings with Bonnie and…

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Sunday, February 7, 2021

Screeching Out With Joseph Naim by Bpn Admin Cs

Today we are spending our final day in Gander! We are catching up with one of the new Come From Away's to the Australian cast, Joseph Naim. We chat about joining this show and how this show …

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Friday, February 5, 2021

#470 – Tony Telecasts (1999 – Fosse, The Civil War, It Ain’t Nothin But the Blues, Parade) Part 2 by Bpn Admin Cs

The 53rd Annual Tony Awards were held at the Gershwin Theatre on June 6, 1999. Unlike every other award ceremony we’ve discussed in this miniseries, the show did not have a formal host. He…

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We Love Nick Blaemire by Bpn Admin Cs

Dogfight, Falsettos, a new EP out this week, movies, plays, musicals, Godspell... THE MAN IS NON STOP. Broadway multi-hyphenate Nick Blaemire is HERE!!!

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Andrew Lowy, Theatre2050 by Bpn Admin Cs

Andrew Lowy discusses Theatre2050; his online thesis of what Broadway and American theater may look like three decades from now. We discuss his takes on everything from the streaming and bro…

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Ep 6 – Amber Ardolino: “I Think That’s How I’m Going to Thirst Trap” by Bpn Admin Cs

As if we needed more reasons to love Amber Ardolino! Turns out she’s not only talented, beautiful, successful, and kind- SHE’S AN INTERIOR DECORATOR TOO! It’s like, enough already! We …

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S6 Ep6 – Jaden Waldman, Robert Vincent Montano, Saige Chaseley by Bpn Admin Cs

Jaden Waldman (Radio City Xmas Spectacular, Caroline or Change) and Robert Vincent Montano (Radio City Xmas Spectacular) duet to Mamma Mia!, Saige Chaseley sings with Joshua Turchin

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Thursday, February 4, 2021

Episode 15: Jason SweetTooth Williams by Bpn Admin Cs

In the first episode of what we're calling How To Be More Chill "4.0", Sam and Ilana interview someone who could not be a more integral part of the Be More Chill story: Jason SweetTooth Will…

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#469 – Chris Chats With (feat. Brittany Campbell, Phil., Leo Manzari, Hailes Meecah, J. Hasan, Ari Grooves, Britton & The Sting, Joshua Henry) by Bpn Admin Cs

Black History Month… let’s do it. Today I do not want to go on and on and saturate you with more sad news. Key word of the day is celebrate, so we shall do such. The rest of this epis…

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EP 20- Wicked on Broadway’s First Black Glinda-Brittney Johnson by Bpn Admin Cs

Broadway's Brittney Johnson is no stranger to making History. She first made history in Les Mis as the first black woman to play both Eponine and Fantine and the first woman to go on for bot…

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EP 34 – Heather Tepe – Time Capsule by Bpn Admin Cs

Heather Tepe shares her remarkable Broadway story on this week’s episode of LITTLE ME!

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Season 2, Episode 5: John Lloyd Young: Jersey Boys Broadway, Valentine’s Day Concert, Actor, Singer, Legacy by Bpn Admin Cs

From Broadway's Jersey Boys, Tony & Grammy Award Winner John Lloyd Young bares it all about what it was really like to star in a blockbuster Tony Award winning musical, both on stage and…

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#127 Groundhog Day (feat. Brent Black aka brentalfloss) by Bpn Admin Cs

"Tomorrow there will be sun. But if not tomorrow, perhaps the day after..." This week Jess & Andrew are joined by our unofficial third host Brent Black to talk about the musical adaptati…

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#37 – Jawan Jackson is a Rolling Stone by Bpn Admin Cs

Emmy Nominated Actor Jawan Jackson talks about embodying the legendary Melvin Franklin in two Broadway shows! The Motown and Ain't Too Proud star shares his story on how he's worked his way …

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Episode 67: SMASH Season 2 Episode 3 by Bpn Admin Cs

Pamela and Ebony discuss how Hit List got its name and if Smash Season 2 showrunner Joshua Safran went overboard with the Rent references. Spoiler Alert: He definitely did!

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Ep7: Broadway Green Alliance by Bpn Admin Cs

In 2008, Broadway finally went green. Since then, the Broadway Green Alliance has worked tirelessly to educate, motivate, and inspire the entire theater community and its patrons to implemen…

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#20 – Hanging with Rachel John by Bpn Admin Cs

Rachel is a British Actress who has played roles in Memphis, The Bodyguard and originated the role of Angelica in the west end production of Hamilton. Rachel and I also got to work together …

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Episode 89: Jerry Herman: Poet of the Showtune, Part Two by Bpn Admin Cs

For a special, two-part show, Jamie and Rob take an in-depth look at the life, work, and legacy of Broadway composer and lyricist Jerry Herman—“the poet of the showtune”. They chat wi…

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#468 – The Addams Family (Student Productions, feat. Jim Hoare) by Bpn Admin Cs

In my conversations with the original creative team of The Addams Family, I was learning how the show was refined and restructured to become a success on tour and around the world. But this …

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#69 – Now Batting: Darryl Strawberry by Bpn Admin Cs

Darryl Strawberry steps into The Batter’s Box for Episode 69! Beloved by both Mets and Yankee fans during his time on Broadway, the New York baseball legend has just authored a new book Tu…

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#10 – How Does Theatre Connect Communities? with Colleen Jennings-Roggensack by Bpn Admin Cs

Colleen Jennings-Roggensack, arts leader and visionary, is Vice President for Cultural Affairs for Arizona State University and Executive Director of ASU Gammage. In this inspiring and warm …

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Chapter 3: Stratford: Doesn’t anybody ever get it right? by Bpn Admin Cs

Rehearsals for Carrie the Musical continue in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. But as the show hurtles towards its opening night, the cast soon feel like they’re working on two very different…

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#53 – Back to the Stage by Bpn Admin Cs

As you know, we’ve spent a lot of our lives performing on stage. But this week was extra special. This week, Bret was invited to perform his solo show Charming: A Tale of an American Princ…

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

The Oscar Winner Helping Off Broadway Find Life on Screen by Bpn Admin Cs

How John Ridley ("12 Years a Slave," "American Crime") and theater veteran Scott Elliott got together for the starry "grand experiment" of The New Group Off Stage.

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Ep32 – Andrew Barth Feldman: He’s Actually Rob McClure Jr. by Bpn Admin Cs

After winning the award for best actor at the National High School Musical Theater Awards (the Jimmy Awards), he joined the cast of Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway in the title role before he c…

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#30 – The New Job Movie by Bpn Admin Cs

In which we welcome President Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. and Vice President Kamala Harris into their new ivory home with a discussion of transitions, change... and scalping Nazis.

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BROADWAY BLINDSPOT: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Part 1) by Bpn Admin Cs

Happy 2021, listeners! We took January to refuel (also Dana moved to Wisconsin for a couple months) but we are BACK with a new series: Broadway Blindspot! We all have one so once a month Ste…

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Ep105 – Larry Moss (Part 2) by Bpn Admin Cs

Part 2 - The coach of so many award winning artists, my coach and one of the smartest most profound artists I know.

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#467 – Tony Telecasts (1999 – Fosse, The Civil War, It Ain’t Nothin But the Blues, Parade) Part 1 by Bpn Admin Cs

The 53rd Annual Tony Awards were held at the Gershwin Theatre on June 6, 1999. Unlike every other award ceremony we’ve discussed in this miniseries, the show did not have a formal host. He…

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards