The Spotlight podcast is hosted by Jena Tesse Fox.
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Nancy Anderson about Anne of Green Gables: A New Folk Rock Musical. We review Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish @ National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF), Teenage Dick @ Public Theater, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever @ Irish Repertory Theatre, read more
James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson review Carmen Jones @ Classic Stage Company, Girls & Boys @ Minetta Lane Theatre, Skintight @ Roundabout Theatre Company, Log Cabin @ Playwrights Horizons, Songs for a New World @ Encores! Off-Center, Transport Group’s Promises, Promises in Concert, and Sugar in Our Wounds @ Manhattan Theatre Club. read more
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about some of the Tony Nominations. Our conversation will continue next week. Reviews include Summer and Smoke @ Classic Stage Company, Max von Essen In Concert with Billy Stritch @ Birdland, 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous @ Baryshnikov Arts Center, ¡HAVANA! a presentation read more
Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Matt Tamanini talk about Cardinal @ Second Stage, Fire and Air @ Classic Stage Company, Regeneration Theater production of As Is @ The Workshop Theatre, Camp Broadway Presents: Before Broadway with Adam Kantor @ Feinstein’s / 54 Below, Follies – National Theatre Live, and The 90th read more
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review Hundred Days @ NYTW, Cruel Intentions @ (Le) Poisson Rouge, After the Fair @ Urban Stages, A Tribute to Barbara Cook @ Lincoln Center’s Vivian Beaumont Theater, Farinelli and the King, Andrew Rannells @ Lincoln Center’s Appel Room, Jason Bishop: Believe In read more