Jena Tesse Fox, Peter Filichia, and James Marino talk about the blackout (evening of July 13, 2019), The Full Monty @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Encores! Off-Center: Promenade, A Strange Loop @ Playwrights Horizons, Crazy for You @ College Light Opera Company (CLOC), The Secret Life of Bees @ Atlantic Theater Company, and Company (2018 London Cast Recording)
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Jena Tesse Fox | [email protected] | Twitter
Jena is a theater writer and reviewer whose articles have appeared online at TimeOutNewYork.com, Playbill.com, BroadwayWorld.com and NewYorkTheaterGuide.com. She also has has her own podcast, Spotlight on the BroadwayRadio network.
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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 play, God Shows Up is now in performance at The Actor’s Temple Theatre on 47th Street. His columns appear at MTI, Masterworks Broadway, Broadway Select and many other places.
Notes and links for the podcast.
Blackout Darkens Broadway, but Songs Brighten Sidewalk Scenes By Michael Paulson
Most theaters closed down on their most lucrative night of the week, but some casts gave their fans a memorable moment.
PF: The Full Monty @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY, through August 11, 2019
PF + JF: Encores! Off-Center: Promenade @ New York City Center, 131 West 55th Street, July 10 and 11, 2019 (two performances only)
Run Time: Approximately one hour and 55 minutes with no intermission.
JF: A Strange Loop @ Playwrights Horizons, 416 West 42 Street, through July 28, 2019
Book, Music, and Lyrics by Michael R. Jackson
Directed by Stephen Brackett
Choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly
— Clap Yo’ Hands by Peter Filichia (March 23, 2006)
PF: Crazy for You @ College Light Opera Company (CLOC), Highfield Theatre, Falmouth, MA, July 2-6, 2019
JF: The Secret Life of Bees @ Atlantic Theater Company, Linda Gross Theater, 336 West 20th Street, through July 21, 2019
Michael is in Washington DC seeing a few shows and will return next week!
Michael’s Music Moment:
Billy Joel, Miami 2017 (Seen The Lights Go Out On Broadway) from Songs in the Attic
Getting Married Today from Company (2018 London Cast Recording)