Peter Filichia and James Marino talk with Walter Willison about the upcoming Grand Hotel: The 25th Anniversary Concert at 54 Below. Peter gives us a report from London including: Miss Saigon, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and The Play That Goes Wrong. Michael Portantiere reviews The Glass Menagerie @ The Masterworks Theater Company, Merrily We Roll Along @ The Astoria Performing Arts Center, and Our Guy, Cy: The Songs of Cy Coleman @ 54 Below.
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PETER FILICHIA is a theater journalist and historian with a number of books, his most recent is, “The Great Parade”, available everywhere. His columns appear at MTI, Kritzerland, Masterworks Broadway, Broadway Select and many other places.
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MICHAEL PORTANTIERE is a theater reviewer and essayist, whose work appears at TalkinBroadway, The Sondheim Review and BroadwayStars. He is also a theatrical photographer whose photos have appeared in The New York Times and other major publications.
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Guest: Walter Willison
Peter’s London Trip:
Miss Saigon @ Prince Edward Theatre, London
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown @ Playhouse Theatre, London
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory @ Theatre Royal Drury Lane, London
The Play That Goes Wrong @ Duchess Theatre, London
The Glass Menagerie @ The Masterworks Theater Company, 47th Street Theatre through May 30, 2015
Merrily We Roll Along @ The Astoria Performing Arts Center, through May 23, 2015
Our Guy, Cy: The Songs of Cy Coleman @ 54 Below, through May 20, 2015
Broadway All-Stars at the NBA All-Star Halftime 1998
Roses At The Station
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Love Can’t Happen (Live At Steve Mc Graw’s) – David Carroll
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