This Week on Broadway for September 24, 2017: Merrily We Roll Along and West Side Story

Peter Filichia, Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review Merrily We Roll Along @ Huntington Theatre Company, discuss history of West Side Story, review MCC Theater production of Charm, Suzan-Lori Parks’ In the Blood, Stratford Festival: Twelfth Night and The School for Scandal, One Night Only @ Women’s read more

This Week on Broadway for September 17, 2017: Manoel Felciano

Michael Portantiere, Jan Simpson, and James Marino talk with Manoel Felciano about his career and the release of the Zipperz recording. We review The Rape of the Sabine Women, by Grace B. Matthias, The Red Letter Plays, For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday, and the Chita Rivera Awards. We also discuss read more

Today on Broadway: Monday, September 11, 2017

Listen: Michael Friedman Dies at 41, Hamilton London Delays, Hal Prince Talkback, Terms of My Surrender Guests, Springsteen list, DEH360, and Howard Sherman

“Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated: (James Marino) read more

This Week on Broadway for September 10, 2017: Matt Cox

Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk with Matt Cox about his play Puffs or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic. We chat about three cast recordings and news from the past week.   This Week on Broadway has been coming to read more

This Week on Broadway for September 3, 2017: Ariana DeBose

Peter Filichia, Jena Tessa Fox, and James Marino talk with Ariana DeBose. We review Inanimate @ The Flea Theater, Small Mouth Sounds @ Long Wharf Theatre (Stage II), If Only @ Cherry Lane Theatre, Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story, 12th Anniversary Reunion Concert, and Charolais @ 59E59.   This Week on read more

This Week on Broadway for August 27, 2017: Scott Frankel, War Paint composer

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk with Scott Frankel, the composer of War Paint. We talk about Prince of Broadway, The Ensemble for the Romantic Century’s production of Van Gogh’s Ear, Mint Theater Company’s production of The Suitcase Under the Bed, and the movie of Marjorie Prime at Quad Cinema.   This read more

James Marino


James is a technologist who has an affinity for Broadway, the theatre and music. In the late 90's he started, one of the first Broadway-centric websites. You can usually find James staring at a screen when not seated in a theatre.