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03/16/09

This Week on Broadway for Mar. 16, 2009

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Matthew Murray discuss what is happening in the NYC theater scene. This week we review: Our Town and Blithe Spirit.

 

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Panel:

Peter Filichia | peter@broadwayradio.com | Facebook

PETER FILICHIA is a theater journalist and historian with a number of books, with a new one, “The Great Parade” to be released on April 7th, available everywhere. His columns appear at MTIKritzerlandMasterworks Broadway and many other places.

 

James Marino | james@broadwayradio.com | Twitter | Facebook

BroadwayStars

 

Matthew Murray | mmurray@talkinbroadway.com | Facebook

MATTHEW MURRAY is a theater reviewer and editor for Stage Directions, Theater Mania, and Broadway Stars. He is also a member of the Theatre World Awards board for outstanding stage debuts

 

 

Notes and links for the podcast.

Reviews:

PF + MM: Our Town Off-Broadway @ Barrow Street Theatre, 27 Barrow St.

MM: Blithe Spirit @ Shubert Theatre, 225 W 44th St.

 

News: 

 

Death of Ron Silver (AE President)

PF: Brief history of David Hirson’s La Bete

Season Ahead:

PF: Yasmina Reza’z God of Carnage @ Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

MM: Neil LaBute’s reasons to be pretty @ Lyceum Theatre

iSondheim: aMusical Revue  @Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre – financial prompted                                          cancelation

West Side Story Revival @ Palace Theatre

Love Never Dies across the Pond

Replacement: Phylicia Rashad soon to join Tracy Letts’ August: Osage County @ Music Box Theatre

Discussion:

Plays being performed in Musical Houses

PF: Mamma Mia! – “A marketing tool”

 

Television: 

 

 

Tours: 

 

 

Recordings: 

 

 

Post Script:

 

 

Next Week: 

 

Explicit: No

 

 

 

Music:

West Side Story Original 1957 Cast Recording

03 Something’s Coming
A Chorus Line Original 1975 Cast Recording

10 The Music and the Mirror

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