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Thursday, May 18, 2023

A Conversation with The Museum of Broadway’s Diane Nicoletti by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what the Museum of Broadway's Co-Founder Diane Nicoletti has to say about Broadway, family, and more. The post A Conversation with The Museum of Broadway’s Diane Nicoletti appeared fi…

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In Conversation with The Museum of Broadway's Diane Nicoletti by Lauren Van Hemert

A conversation with Museum of Broadway Co-Founder Diane Nicoletti. LinksMuseum of BroadwayLet's connect:Instagram @beltlinetobroadwayFacebook @beltlinetobroadwayTikTok @beltlinetobroadwayTwi…

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Tuesday, April 11, 2023

A Conversation with JERSEY BOY Rob Marnell by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Rob Marnell (TINA, BEAUTIFUL) has to say about reprising his role of Bob Gaudio in the Theatre Raleigh production of JERSEY BOYSand returning home. The post A Conversation with JER…

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A Conversation with Jersey Boy Rob Marnell by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Rob Marnell (TINA, BEAUTIFUL) has to say about reprising his role of Bob Gaudio in the Theatre Raleigh production of JERSEY BOYS and returning home.Links Theatre Raleigh Rob Marnel…

SOURCE: www.spreaker.com at 12:00PM
Monday, February 20, 2023

Watch: Michael Abels on OMAR, Opera, and More by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what film composer Michael Abels (GET OUT, NOPE) has to say to Beltline to Broadway about his creative process and collaborating on his first opera, OMAR. The post Watch: Michael Abels …

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In Conversation with Playwright Tristan André and Renowned Film Composer Michael Abels by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what playwright/performer Tristan Andre (THEY DO NOT KNOW HARLEM) and renowned film composer Michael Abels (GET OUT, NOPE) have to say about the creative process. The post In Conversati…

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In Conversation with Playwright and Performing Artist Tristan Andre and Film Composer Michael Abels by Lauren Van Hemert

This episode of the podcast is an exploration of two works inspired by two different historical figures, one of whom you may not know fully and one you may not have heard of at all. For more…

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Tuesday, February 7, 2023

From Ashes They Rise: INDECENT to ASHER LEV by Lauren Van Hemert

On this episode of the podcast, hear what Madeline Scotti (INDECENT) and Matthew Hager (MY NAME IS ASHER LEV) say about art, religion, and censorship. The post From Ashes They Rise: INDECENT…

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From INDECENT to ASHER LEV by Lauren Van Hemert

Thank you for listening to this very important episode. For more information on any of the topics you've heard in this episode, see the links below.Links Aggregate Theatre Company Jewish For…

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Monday, February 6, 2023

Watch: THE VOICE’s Tamara Jade on Manifesting Dreams into Reality by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what THE VOICE'S Tamara Jade has to say to Beltline to Broadway about becoming Effie in NC Theatre's production of DREAMGIRLS. The post Watch: THE VOICE’s Tamara Jade on Manifesting D…

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Friday, February 3, 2023

A Quartet of Nimble Actors Take on Two-Dozen Parts in Shakespeare Sequel by Lauren Van Hemert

Read what Kim Jackson has to say about the Sweet Tea Shakespeare production of HENRY IV, PART 2. The post A Quartet of Nimble Actors Take on Two-Dozen Parts in Shakespeare Sequel appeared fi…

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Monday, January 30, 2023

Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and the Power of DOT by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what the cast and crew of the NRACT production of DOT have to say about lifting the veil on Alzheimer's and starting the conversation. The post Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and the Power of…

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Alzheimer's, Dementia, and the Power of DOT by Lauren Van Hemert

The North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre production of DOT runs through February 5. For more information visit http://www.nract.org/.Additional Resources: Alzeimer's Association 24/7 Hotl…

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Thursday, January 26, 2023

Ep. 132: Justin Allen Tate on Recovery and Putting in the Work by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Justin Allen Tate has to say about his health journey, putting in the work, and returning to the Land of Lola. The post Ep. 132: Justin Allen Tate on Recovery and Putting in the Wo…

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Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Watch: Madeline Scotti on INDECENT and School Censorship by Lauren Van Hemert

Madeline Scotti speaks to Beltline to Broadway about censorship and her high school's production of INDECENT. The post Watch: Madeline Scotti on INDECENT and School Censorship appeared first…

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Recovery and Resilience with Justin Allen Tate by Lauren Van Hemert

Heart attack survivor, stroke survivor, and slaying it in heels 4 times a week as Lola in the Opera House Theatre Company production of KINKY BOOTS. Hear what Justin Allen Tate has to say ab…

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Friday, November 25, 2022

Top 10 Gifts for Theater Lovers by Lauren Van Hemert

Wondering what to get the theater lover in your life? Check out our 2022 Top 10 List of Gifts for Theater Lovers. The post Top 10 Gifts for Theater Lovers appeared first on Beltline to Broad…

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

HAIRSPRAY Knows Where It’s Been. Do You? by Lauren Van Hemert

HAIRSPRAY is a blast from the past in more ways than one. Read Lauren Van Hemert's review of the national tour. The post HAIRSPRAY Knows Where It’s Been. Do You? appeared first on Beltline…

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

TCM’s Dave Karger Talks New Musical Matinee Franchise by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Dave Karger has to say to Beltline to Broadway about his new TCM series Musical Matinee. The post TCM’s Dave Karger Talks New Musical Matinee Franchise appeared first on Beltline…

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TCM's Dave Karger on Musical Matinees by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Dave Karger, host of Turner Classic Movies' Musical Matinee franchise has to say about the significance of movie musicals in film's golden age and today.

SOURCE: www.spreaker.com at 01:46AM
Wednesday, November 2, 2022

A Redemptive EVAN HANSEN Comes Full Circle by Lauren Van Hemert

The genuineness of EVAN HANSEN is found anew through Anthony Norman's unassailable performance. Read Lauren's review of the national tour. The post A Redemptive EVAN HANSEN Comes Full Circle…

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Thursday, October 13, 2022

JTP’s Telling ALL THE WAY Spotlights Past and Present by Lauren Van Hemert

Read Lauren Van Hemert's review of Justice Theater Project's production of Robert Schenkkan's award-winning play, ALL THE WAY. The post JTP’s Telling ALL THE WAY Spotlights Past and Presen…

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Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Getting Back in the Habit with SISTER ACT’S LaVon Fisher-Wilson by Lauren Van Hemert

There is so much to love about this conversation with LaVon Fisher-Wilson. Not only does she talk about donning the habit in SISTER ACT, but this Broadway veteran also talks about the import…

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Para Bailar La Buddy: CFRT Reverently Resurrects Buddy Holly by Lauren Van Hemert

Read Lauren Van Hemert's review or Cape Fear Regional Theatre's production of BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY. The show runs through Sunday in Fayetteville. The post Para Bailar La Buddy: CFRT …

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Monday, October 3, 2022

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Broadway Flea Recap, Including Interviews by Lauren Van Hemert

Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS (BCEFA) raised a record-breaking amount at this year's Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction. Beltline to Broadway was there. Hear a recap of this year's e…

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Live from Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Broadway Flea Market by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear interviews with Broadway stars live from the Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction.

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Dark Humor in SORDID LIVES May Appeal Most to Film Fandom by Lauren Van Hemert

The dark humor and nuance of SORDID LIVES on stage might appeal most to fans of Del Shores' star-studded cult classic film. The post Dark Humor in SORDID LIVES May Appeal Most to Film Fando…

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Proves Good Comedy is No Joke by Lauren Van Hemert

A technically well-executed and precise Theatre Raleigh production of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG proves comedy is no laughing matter. The post THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Proves Good Comedy is No…

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Monday, September 19, 2022

A Conversation with Black Stage Everything's Shae Marie by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Black Stage Everything's Shae Marie has to say about representation in theater, Tyler Perry, and creating opportunities for BIPOC artists.Follow Shae Marie on Instagram @blackstage…

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A Conversation with Black Stage Everything’s Shae Marie by Lauren Van Hemert

Hear what Shae Marie Tolbut, co-founder of Black Stage Everything, has to say about representation onstage, Tyler Perry, and so much more. The post A Conversation with Black Stage Everything…

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

Unforgiveable FROZEN Tour Gaffe Drives Home the Message that It Still May Be Too Dangerous to Dream by Lauren Van Hemert

An unsettling social gaffe may just derail an otherwise beautiful production of FROZEN Read the Beltline to Broadway review. The post Unforgiveable FROZEN Tour Gaffe Drives Home the Message…

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