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Sunday, February 10, 2019

This Week on Broadway for February 10, 2019: The Light, Call Me Madam by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss The Light @ MCC, Call Me Madam @ Encores, To Kill a Mockingbird, My Fair Lady, The Shadow of a Gunman @ Irish Rep, Colin Quin…

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Spotlight: Chuck Cooper by James Marino

The Spotlight podcast is hosted by Jena Tesse Fox.   Guest: Chuck Cooper Chuck Cooper: Facebook | Twitter | Website | IBDB Choir Boy Chuck Cooper, Headmaster Marrow Chu…

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

This Week on Broadway for February 3, 2019: Rent Live on Fox Review by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Rent Live on Fox, Three shows at 92Y Lyrics & Lyricists: We’ll Have Manhattan: Rodgers & Hart in New York, Fashion I…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Stagecraft: Bob Martin, “The Prom” “The Drowsy Chaperone” “Elf” 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: Bob Ma…

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

This Week on Broadway for January 27, 2019: True West by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss True West, I Want My Playbill, Spring Awakening @ Argyle Theatre, Choir Boy, Ever After @ Coca-Cola Stage, Alliance Theatre, T…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Stagecraft: Charly Evon Simpson, author of “Behind the Sheet” 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: Charly Evon S…

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

This Week on Broadway for January 20, 2019: Choir Boy by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino,Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson discuss Choir Boy, Blue Ridge @ Atlantic Theater Company, George / Martha @ Peoples Improv Theater, The Romantic Century p…

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

This Week on Broadway for January 11, 2019: Live at BroadwayCon by James Marino

The BroadwayRadio team met up, some of us for the first time, at BroadwayCon 2019. In our first live show, we discuss the upcoming season, the direction of new shows, should the Tony Awards…

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Sunday, January 6, 2019

This Week on Broadway for January 6, 2019: Talk About Theater Recordings by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss New Yiddish Rep’s Samuel Beckett’s Vartn Af Godot (Waiting for Godot), things we missed in last week’s the be…

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

BroadwayRadio Special: Interview with Lindsay Jones by James Marino

James Marino talks with Lindsay Jones about having a career designing sound and composing original music for Broadway shows. Guest: Lindsay Jones   Interview Recorded: October 6, 2018 L…

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Sunday, December 30, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 30, 2018: The Best of 2018 by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss the best theater of 2018.   This Week on Broadway has been coming to you every week since March 16, 2009. It is the longes…

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Wednesday, December 26, 2018

BroadwayRadio Special: Interview with Philip Chaffin by James Marino

James Marino and talks with Philip Chaffin about his new album, “Will He Like Me” on the PS Classics label. Guest: Philip Chaffin   Bio: PHILIP CHAFFIN has received three Gr…

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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

BroadwayRadio Special: Interview with Jason Robert Brown by James Marino

James Marino and talka with Jason Robert Brown about his new album, “How We React and How We Recover” on the Ghostlight Records label. Guest: Jason Robert Brown  

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Sunday, December 23, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 23, 2018: Galt MacDermot by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Norm Lewis: Nutcracker Cool @ Feinstein’s 54 Below, Daniel Reichard’s Holiday Brunch! @ Haswell Greens, the passin…

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

Spotlight: Heidi Schreck, What the Constitution Means to Me by James Marino

The Spotlight podcast is hosted by Jena Tesse Fox.   Guest: Heidi Schreck Heidi is a writer and performer living in Brooklyn. Her other plays include Grand Concourse, which debuted at P…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Spotlight: Elizabeth A. Davis, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui by James Marino

The Spotlight podcast is hosted by Jena Tesse Fox. Guest: Elizabeth A. Davis Elizabeth A. Davis: website | Twitter | Facebook | Soundcloud The Resistible Rise of Arturo …

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 16, 2018: To Kill a Mockingbird, Fabulation by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss To Kill a Mockingbird, The New Group’s Clueless, The Musical, Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine by Lynn Nottage…

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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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