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This Week on Broadway for July 19, 2015: Raul Esparza, Wild Party

James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Carey Purcell talk with Raul Esparza. Reviews include City Center’s Wild Party, Shows for Days, Ruthless, Penn & Teller On Broadway, and a brief discussion about Jan Maxwell and the future of women on Broadway.

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Panel:

Peter Filichia | [email protected] | Facebook

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 MTIKritzerlandMasterworks BroadwayBroadway Select and many other places.

James Marino | [email protected] | Twitter | Facebook

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Michael Portantiere | [email protected] | Facebook

MICHAEL PORTANTIERE is a theater reviewer and essayist, whose work appears at TalkinBroadwayThe Sondheim Review and BroadwayStars. He is also a theatrical photographer whose photos have appeared in The New York Times and other major publications. You can see his photography work at FollowSpotPhoto.com.

Carey Purcell | [email protected]Twitter | Website
Carey Purcell is a staff writer and the features editor of Playbill.com. Her new column, “A Woman’s World” focuses on covering women’s issues, both on and Off-Broadway by highlighting successful women in the industry and the challenges they have faced. She can be followed on Twitter @PlaybillCarey and at her blog CareyPurcell.com.

 

Notes and links for the podcast.

 

Guest: Raul Esparza

Raúl Esparza and Steven Skybell in rehearsal for Cymbeline, directed by Daniel Sullivan, running at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park July 23 through August 23. Photo credit: Tammy Shell.

Raúl Esparza and Steven Skybell in rehearsal for Cymbeline, directed by Daniel Sullivan, running at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park July 23 through August 23. Photo credit: Tammy Shell.

http://www.raulesparza.com/

http://publictheater.org/cymbeline/

Raúl Esparza Will Join Hamish Linklater and Lily Rabe in Shakespeare in the Park Cymbeline

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ra%C3%BAl_Esparza

http://ibdb.com/person.php?id=75718

 

Reviews:

CP + MP + JM: Wild Party @ Encores! Off-Center, Jul 15 – 18, 2015

http://andrewlippa.com/the-wild-party/

Stephen Pasquale – Carousel (Chicago) on video

Excerpt from Lyric’s CAROUSEL

CP + MP: Shows for Days @ Lincoln Center Theater – Mitzi E. Newhouse, 150 West 65th Street

MP: Ruthless @ St. Luke’s Theatre, 308 W 46th St

CP: On Jan Maxwell retiring

Jan Maxwell talks about her latest role Off Broadway—and why it will be her last
One of New York’s greatest troupers is set to retire after she reprises a smashing role in Scenes from an Execution

http://theatrewomen.org/

 

Joseph Mulry: Penn & Teller On Broadway @ Marquis Theatre, 1535 Broadway

 

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Music:

Being Alive from Company

King Of Sin from Leap of Faith

Pinball Wizard from Tommy

Jan Maxwell and Bernadette Peters perform “Waiting for the Girls Upstairs” in FOLLIES on Broadway

 

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