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Sunday, December 9, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 9, 2018: Network, Cher by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Network, Cher, the cast recording of Lerner & Loewe’s Brigadoon (New York City Center 2017 Cast Recording), Slave Pla…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Stagecraft: Christopher Demos-Brown, author of “American Son” by James Marino

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Christopher D…

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 2, 2018: The Hello Girls @ 59e59 and Downstairs by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss The Illusionists Magic of the Holidays, Primary Stages Downstairs by Theresa Rebeck, Wild Goose Dreams @ Public Theater, Eve…

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

This Week on Broadway for November 25, 2018: The Prom by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss The Prom, Matilda the Musical @ Walnut Street Theatre, Orphaned Songs for Orphaned Starfish, a concert of composer Stephen Schw…

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Sunday, November 18, 2018

This Week on Broadway for November 18, 2018: American Son by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss A Chorus Line @ New York City Center, American Son, King Kong, Mike Birbiglia’s The New One, Kate Marilley goes on for…

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

Class Notes: From “The Ferryman,” Conor MacNeill by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Conor MacNeill about “The Ferryman,” playing on Broadway at the Jacobs Theatre. Class Notes actively covers New York’s c…

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This Week on Broadway for November 11, 2018: Gloria: A Life by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Catch as Catch Can @ New Ohio Theatre, Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song, Gloria: A Life @ Daryl Roth Theatre, Days of Rag…

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Saturday, November 10, 2018

Stagecraft: Larissa FastHorse, author of “The Thanksgiving Play” at Playwrights Horizons by James Marino

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Larissa FastH…

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Monday, November 5, 2018

Class Notes: From “Renascence,” Carmel Dean by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to composer Carmel Dean about “Renascence,” playing off Broadway at the Transport Group. Class Notes actively covers New York’s current…

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Saturday, November 3, 2018

Stagecraft: Eleanor Burgess, author of “The Niceties” by James Marino

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Eleanor Burge…

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Class Notes: From “The Nap,” Ethan Hova by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Ethan Hova about Manhattan Theatre Club’s “The Nap” playing on Broadway at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Class Notes a…

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Class Notes: From “Sakina’s Restaurant,” Kimberly Senior by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to director Kimberly Senior about “Sakina’s Restaurant,” playing off Broadway at the Minetta Lane Theater. Class Notes actively covers …

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

This Week on Broadway for October 28, 2018: The Ferryman by James Marino

James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson discuss The Ferryman, India Pale Ale @ Manhattan Theatre Club, The Waverly Gallery, Girl From The North Country @ The Public, The Book of …

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Spotlight: Adam Shapiro, Fiddler on the Roof (in Yiddish) at National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene [NYTF] by James Marino

The Spotlight podcast is hosted by Jena Tesse Fox. Guest: Adam Shapiro, Fiddler on the Roof (in Yiddish) at National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene [NYTF]   Host: Jena Tesse Fox | Tw…

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Saturday, October 27, 2018

Stagecraft: Donja R. Love, author of “Fireflies” by James Marino

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Donja R. Love…

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Sunday, October 21, 2018

This Week on Broadway for October 21, 2018: Apologia by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Apologia @ Roundabout Theatre Company, One Christmas Eve (part of FringeNYC), Girl From The North Country @ The Public, Midnig…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Class Notes: From “Bernhardt/Hamlet,” Dylan Baker by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Dylan Baker about “Bernhardt/Hamlet,” playing on Broadway at the American Airlines Theater. Class Notes actively covers New Yo…

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

This Week on Broadway for October 14, 2018: Popcorn Falls by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Popcorn Falls @ Davenport Theatre, Midnight at The Never Get @ York Theatre Company, The Drowsy Chaperone @ The Goodspeed, A…

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Class Notes: From “Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” Kyle Taylor by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Kyle Taylor Parker about “Smokey Joe’s Cafe,” playing off-Broadway at Stage 42. Class Notes actively covers New YorkR…

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Sunday, October 7, 2018

This Week on Broadway for October 7, 2018: Bernhardt / Hamlet by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Bernhardt / Hamlet, The Nap, Girl From The North Country @ The Public, Touch the Sky Benefit Honoring Chita Rivera @ Zankel H…

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Sunday, September 30, 2018

This Week on Broadway for September 30, 2018: The Nap by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss The Nap, Bernhardt / Hamlet, (Yeston & Kopit’s) Phantom @ Westchester Broadway Theatre, La Bohème @ The Met, Peter a…

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Saturday, September 29, 2018

Stagecraft: Sharr White, “The True” by James Marino

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Sharr White T…

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Class Notes: From “Be More Chill,” Katlyn Carlson by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Katlyn Carlson about “Be More Chill,” playing off-Broadway at Pershing Square Signature Center. Class Notes actively covers Ne…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018

This Week on Broadway for September 23, 2018: Passion @ Signature by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Passion @ Signature Theatre (VA), Pamela’s First Musical @ Two River Theater, Macbeth @ Folger Theatre, Irving Berlin&#…

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Sunday, September 16, 2018

Class Notes: From “Head Over Heels,” Tom Alan Robbins by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Tom Alan Robbins about “Head Over Heels,” playing on Broadway at the Hudson Theatre. Class Notes actively covers New York̵…

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This Week on Broadway for September 16, 2018: Agnes @ 59e59 and Pamela’s First Musical @ Two River Theater by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Agnes @ 59e59, Pamela’s First Musical @ Two River Theater, 54 Sings Golden Rainbow @ Feinstein’s/54 Below, Hunter C…

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Saturday, September 15, 2018

Stagecraft: Simon Reade, “Private Peaceful” by James Marino

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Simon Reade P…

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Sunday, September 9, 2018

This Week on Broadway for September 9, 2018: Heartbreak House by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Gingold Theatrical Group’s production of Heartbreak House, The National Asian American Theatre Company (NAATCO) productio…

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Class Notes: From “Gettin’ The Band Back Together,” Manu Narayan by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Manu Narayan about “Gettin’ The Band Back Together,” playing on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre. Class Notes actively co…

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Sunday, September 2, 2018

This Week on Broadway for September 2, 2018: Labor Day, The Village Voice, Neil Simon by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Labor Day as it relates to theater, Neil Simon, and the closing of The Village Voice. Reviews include Days to Come @ Mint Theat…

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Sunday, August 26, 2018

This Week on Broadway for August 26, 2018: Pretty Woman and Upcoming Fall Shows by James Marino

Peter Filichia, Jena Tesse Fox, and James Marino review Pretty Woman: The Musical, Hairspray @ The Argyle Theatre, The Rhino Theater’s The Emperor’s New Clothes (Ahrens & Fl…

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