Saturday, October 12, 2019

October Review – Sensory Immersive Shows and Off-Broadway Debuts by Maxamoo

  Nicole, Ben, and newcomer Linda talk about 2 immersive shows and 2 shows Off-Broadway. Introductions (0:00) Theatre In The Dark at TheatreLab (2:21) Our Dear Dead Drug Lord at WP Theater …

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

October Preview: The Off Broadway Season Begins by Maxamoo

  Aurin, David, and Ben come together to talk about shows that’re coming up in the next few months.   Introductions (0:00) Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven at Atlantic Theater Compa…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A Preview of United Solo: The World’s Largest Solo Theatre Festival by David Levy

David speaks with Omar Sangare, artistic director of United Solo, and three of the performers appearing in the festival this year: Richarda Abrams, Lillian Colón, and Noah Diamond. First (0…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Introducing the Maxamoo Book Club by David Levy

Have you ever read a great book about theater and just wanted someone to discuss it with when you’re done? Let Maxamoo be that someone! We’re going to choose a book every few months and …

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Interview with Zulema Clares, Sandor Juan, and Leyma López of Filomena Marturano: Un matrimonio a la caribeña by Maxamoo

  Jose talks to Zulema Clares, Sandor Juan, and Leyma López, the stars and director of Filomena Marturano: Un matrimonio a la caribeña, currently running at Repertorio Español. The first…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

August Preview – Hercules and More Musicals Cap Off the Summer as the Off-Broadway Season Begins by Maxamoo

  Patty, PennyMaria, and Jack preview shows they’re excited about as the summer winds down and the 2019-2020 season begins.   Introductions (0:00) Head Over Heels presented by Dirty Min…

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

July Review – Shows from Ice Factory, Corkscrew, and Beyond by Maxamoo

  Ben and Liz join forces to talk about two shows in summer festivals, and two shows that just happen to be opening during the summer. Introductions (0:00) The Drinking Bird in the New …

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

July Preview – Queer Theatre, Musicals, New Takes on Classics, and More by David Levy

  Aurin, David, and Diep share what they’re excited about for July, 2019, including (when available) how to get discounted tickets. Introductions (0:00) In The Green (0:41) presnted by LC…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Interview with Kate Hamill of Little Women by Ben Ferber

Jose talks to playwright/actor Kate Hamill about her adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women in which she also stars. Hamill shares her views on criticism, the importance of making …

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

June Preview – Outdoor Classical Theater, Imports, Summer Festivals, and More by Maxamoo

We’re back with Ben, Liz and Nicole! And just in time to let you know some of the things we’re looking forward to as the summer season kicks off. Grab a bottle of water and head outside …

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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Maxamoonion Part III by Maxamoo

It’s the grand finale of our 2018 end of year reunion mega-episode! Aurin, Ben, David, Diep, Jack, Liz, Nicole, PennyMaria are here to dish about who moved the needle on their personal Kin…

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Maxamoonion Part II by Maxamoo

This year’s look back was so chock full of conversation, we split it in three! Here’s the peanutbutter and jelly of your Maxamoo End of Year Sandwich. Aurin, Ben, David, Diep, Jack, Liz,…

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Maxamoonion Part I by Maxamoo

It’s been a while. Did you miss us? We missed you, and we couldn’t let the year end without one of our all hands on deck mega-episodes. Aurin, Ben, David, Diep, Jack, Liz, Nicole, PennyM…

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Fruit Trilogy, Everyone’s Fine with Virginia Woolf, Fairview, Desperate Measures by Maxamoo

Liz, Aurin, and Jose on what we’ve seen on the stage lately: Fruit Trilogy by Eve Ensler at Abingdon Theatre Company (01:01) Everyone’s Fine with Virginia Woolf by Kate Scelsa at Abro…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Entrevista con Nilo Cruz sobre ‘Exquisita Agonía’ – En Español by Maxamoo

Jose platica con el autor ganador del Premio Pulitzer, Nilo Cruz sobre su nueva obra Exquisita Agonía presentándose en Repertorio Español. Cruz habla sobre su amor por el castellan…

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Interview with Playwright Nilo Cruz of ‘Exquisita Agonía’ by Maxamoo

Jose talks to Pulitzer Prize winner Nilo Cruz about his new play Exquisita Agonía currently running at Repertorio Español. Cruz talks about his love of words, magical realism, and craf…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Interview with Brandon Haagenson of ‘Afterglow’ by Maxamoo

Jose talks to Brandon Haagenson about starring in Afterglow, the Off-Broadway play that became the sleeper hit of last season. Haagenson talks about being in the show for a year, how diva…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Dance Nation, Follies, El Crédito, Singlet by Maxamoo

Alicia, PennyMaria, and Jose on what we’ve seen on the stage lately: Dance Nation by Clare Barron at Playwrights Horizons (02:13) Follies by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim at Astoria…

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Interview with ‘Bump’ Playwright Chiara Atik by Maxamoo

Jose talks to playwright Chiara Atik. Her new play Bump is currently running at Ensemble Studio Theatre, the show is a partnership between EST and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and focus…

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Interview with Erin Mee of This Is Not a Theatre Company by Maxamoo

Jose interviews Erin Mee, the co-artistic director of This Is Not a Theatre Company which specializes in immersive, site-specific theatre. Mee talks about the company’s mission, worksho…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Feeding the Dragon, The Lucky Ones, Symphonie Fantastique, Leisure Labor Lust by Maxamoo

Liz, PennyMaria, and Jose on what we’ve seen on the stage lately: Feeding the Dragon by Sharon Washington at Cherry Lane Theatre The Lucky Ones by The Bengsons at the Connelly Theatre Sy…

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

The Wonder Women of R.Evolución Latina on Doing Shakespeare En Español by Maxamoo

An interview with Denisse Ambert, Gabriela García and Heather Hogan of R.Evolución Latina. Subscribe to Maxamoo’s Theater and Performance Podcast for free on iTunes, Google Play, or S…

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

El Coronel No Tiene Quien Le Escriba, Terminus, and The Brobot Johnson Experience by Maxamoo

Liz, PennyMaria and Jose, and discuss three new productions beyond Broadway in New York City: El Coronel No Tiene Quien Le Escriba Adapted by Jorge Alí Triana & Verónica Triana (01:…

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Interview with ‘oyster’ Composer Joe Diebes on Expanding the Meaning of Opera by Maxamoo

An interview with composer and multidisciplinary artist Joe Diebes on his new work oyster and how he’s expanding the meaning of opera. For tickets to oyster click here. Subscribe to M…

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The Best & Worst of 2017, Part 2 by Maxamoo

It’s our annual tradition of gathering together our most frequent contributors to discuss the best and worst of the year in theater. Lindsay hosts and Patty, Aurin, Jose, Jack, Ben,…

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The Best & Worst of 2017, Part 1 by Maxamoo

It’s our annual tradition of gathering together our most frequent contributors to discuss the best and worst of the year in theater. Lindsay hosts and Patty, Aurin, Jose, Jack, Ben, Liz, a…

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Solstice Party!, The Elephant in Every Room I Enter, Veil’d, Junk by Maxamoo

Diep, PennyMaria, and Lindsay what we’ve seen on the stage lately: Solstice Party! by Susan Soon He Stanton from Live Source Theatre Group at A.R.T/New York Theatres (0:50) The Elephant in…

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

November/December 2017 Preview by Maxamoo

We’re close to wrapping up our fourth year of podcasting. Unbelievable that this passion project has endured this long. Today we have our November and December preview with Jack, Jose, and…

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Curvy Widow; Am I Dead?; Animal Wisdom by Maxamoo

New contributor Patty leads the discussion with Lindsay and Liz about three very different shows running right now in New York City. Curvy Widow by Bobby Goldman with music and lyrics by Dr…

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

KPOP by Maxamoo

We loved KPOP and we wanted to go deep analyzing it. On this episode, Diep, Liz, and Lindsay critique and compliment the latest musical sensation from Ars Nova, Ma-Yi Theater, and Woodshed C…

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

October Theater Preview, (mostly) Beyond Broadway by Maxamoo

New month, new shows! Aurin, Ben, and Lindsay discuss what we’re looking forward to at the theater this month and the controversy surrounding The Flea’s resident acting program known as…

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