Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere chat with Tony Nominee Anika Larsen. We also talk about Allegro @ Astoria Performing Arts Center, Brigadoon @ The Paley Center for Media, The Gospel According to Josh @ The Players Theatre, San Francisco Symphony’s West Side Story, and The Peccadillo Theater Company’s A Loss of Roses @ Theatre at St. Clements.
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PETER FILICHIA is a theater journalist and historian with a number of books, with Strippers, Showgirls and Sharks being his most recent. His columns appear at MTI, Kritzerland, Masterworks Broadway and many other places.
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 FollowSpotPhoto.com and many other places on the internet.
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Guest: Anika Larsen
Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Anika’s childhood production)
PF: Allegro @ Astoria Performing Arts Center, May 1-24, 2014
— Ophelia Theatre Group’s Rockabye Hamlet @ Broccoli Theater, 21-12 30th Road, Astoria, NY 11102, May 9th thru May 24th
MP: Screening and Conversation: Brigadoon @ The Paley Center for Media, May 17, 2014
PF: The Gospel According to Josh @ The Players Theatre, 115 MacDougal Street, May 16-18, 2014
Michael Tilson Thomas and the Grammy Award-winning San Francisco Symphony release a new live recording of the first-ever performances of the complete Broadway score from Leonard Bernstein’s beloved West Side Story. This Collector’s Edition recording features a talented cast of Broadway actors led by Alexandra Silber (Maria) and Cheyenne Jackson (Tony), alongside members of the San Francisco Symphony Chorus. Presented in premium audio hybrid SACD, as well as studio master quality download, this must-have album is the latest treasure on the Orchestra’s own SFS Media label.
PF: The Peccadillo Theater Company’s A Loss of Roses @ Theatre at St. Clements, 423 West 46th Street, May 8th – June 7th, 2014
Stars in the Alley
United Presents Stars in the Alley
Free Broadway outdoor concert in the legendary Shubert Alley, between Broadway and 8th Avenue and 44th and 45th Streets
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Rain or shine!
Please enter from 44th Street.
Happy Days Are Here Again
It Might as Well Rain Until September
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