This Week on Broadway for February 3, 2013: MANILOWxBroadway


James Marino interviews  Jim McCarthy and James Sims about TEDxBroadway. Peter Filichia, and Michael Portantiere talk about Manilow on Broadway, Moose Murders, Fiorello, Women of Will, All The Rage, and Cabaret (film).


Please take the BroadwayRadio survey by CLICKING HERE.

Subscribe to BroadwayRadio in iTunes by CLICKING HERE.

If you would like to listen to the podcast, click on the arrow in the player below.




Peter Filichia | [email protected] | Facebook

PETER FILICHIA is a theater journalist and historian with a number of books, the most recent being
Broadway MVPs: 1960-2010 – The Most Valuable Players of the Past 50 Seasons. His columns appear at MTIKritzerlandMasterworks Broadway and many other places.


James Marino | [email protected] | Twitter | Facebook



Michael Portantiere | [email protected] | Facebook

MICHAEL PORTANTIERE is a theater reviewer and essayist, whose work appears at TalkinBroadway, The Sondheim Review and BroadwayStars. He is also a photographer whose work can be seen at and many other places on the internet.


Notes and links for the podcast.


PF: Manilow on Broadway

Is it a Rock Concert or a Broadway Show?

Opening drama at ‘Manilow’ (Page 6, NYPost)

Is Barry lip syncing or double singing to track?

NPR: Barry Manilow On Singing Standards And His Real Job


Book: Better Nate than Ever

Drama Book Shop reading on Feb 5th @ 5:30pm


PF: Moose Murders @ Beautiful Soup

MP: Fiorello @ Encores

Peter was at Josh Ellis (former Broadway Press Rep) at a reading for his show, “A Camel Ride down Broadway” (formerly known as “Ellis in Wonderland”)

PF: Women of WillThe Gym at Judson (243 Thompson Street) through June 2

MP: All The Rage by Martin Moran @ The Peter Jay Sharp Theater — 416 West 42 Street

MP: Cabaret film at Ziegfeld


TEDxBroadway Interviews:

TEDxBroadway website

1. Jim McCarthy, CEO Goldstar Events, co-organizer for TEDxBroadway

2. James Sims, Social Media Manager at Lincoln Center, Huffington Post Blogger

Theatre for One


Post Script:


Explicit: No



Barry Manilow’s Greatest Hits

New York City Rhythm



Contact Info:

Email addresses: see above
Phone / Voicemail: +1-855-987-8277

BroadwayStars: Twitter | Facebook

Stitcher: Stitcher App

iPhone/iPod: iTunes

Listen on BroadwayWorld Radio Wednesdays at noon, Thursdays at 7pm and Saturdays at 2pm

We need Listener Volunteers to help out with a few projects. If you have a few hours and would like to help out, contact [email protected].

Comments are closed.