Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Matt Tamanini talk about TV and Film projects related to Broadway. Gillian Pensavalle joins us to talk about Grease Live! Shows reviewed include Fiddler on the Roof, Schreiber Shorts, Tappin Through Life and The Foundry Theatre’s production of O, Earth @ HERE.
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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. You can see his photography work at FollowSpotPhoto.com.
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Notes and links for the podcast.
PF: Fiddler on the Roof
MP: T. Schreiber’s, Schreiber Shorts, through February 7, 2016
PF: Tappin Through Life
I could sing all night
Sandy Duncan goes into Finding Neverland
Television & Film:
“Galavant” Season Finale
– Quick Season Review
– Chances for third season
– Broadway, Regional future?
– Quick Season Review
– Awards won
TCA (Television Critics Association) News
– “Hairspray Live!”
– December on NBC
– John Travolta has said he will not reprise his role as Edna
– “The Passion” musical
– Palm Sunday, March 20 on FOX
– Cast: Jencarlos Canela, Chris Daughtery, Trisha Yearwood, Tyler Perry
– “Great Performances: Hamilton”
– This fall PBS
– “Miranda Sings: Haters Back Off”
– Straight-to-Series order on Netflix
New Shows People Might Be Interested In
– “Mercy Street”
– PBS, Sunday night
– Starring Josh Radnor, Norbert Leo Butz, Donna Murphy, Gary Cole
– Debuts Sunday 2/14 on HBO
– Starring Bobby Cannavale, Ray Romano, Max Casella, Olivia Wilde
– Produced by Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese
Billions – David Costabile
Mr. Holland’s Opus – Richard Dryfus
Noises Off feedback on the Act 2 staging.
Happy Birthday: Kate Shindle
Getting In Ep 5: Tips for Performing Arts Applicants + Senior Updates
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