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NPR Fresh Air: 2 Broadway Stars Grapple With Illness And Uncertainty (October 14, 2020)

Married Broadway stars Danny Burstein and Rebecca Luker both contracted COVID in the spring, just as theaters went dark. Burstein was starring in ‘Moulin Rouge’ at the time. Burstein’s case was severe and he nearly died. Luker’s case was mild, but it came soon after she had been diagnosed with read more


This Week on Broadway for February 10, 2019: The Light, Call Me Madam

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss The Light @ MCC, Call Me Madam @ Encores, To Kill a Mockingbird, My Fair Lady, The Shadow of a Gunman @ Irish Rep, and Colin Quinn: Red State Blue State @ Minetta Lane   This Week on Broadway has been coming to you every read more


This Week on Broadway for August 6, 2017: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Peter Filichia, Jena Tesse Fox, and James Marino talk about The Public Theater production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Donna Murphy in Hello, Dolly!, Curvy Widow, Second Stage production of A Parallelogram, The Public Theater Cancels Several Performances of ‘Hamlet’, Sam Shepard, a new Little Shop movie, and more.     This read more


This Week on Broadway for February 1, 2016: Grease Live!

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. ———————————- This Week on Broadway read more


This Week on Broadway for October 20, 2013: Rebecca Luker, William Blake

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk with Rebecca Luker about going into Cinderella and her career. We also chat with William Blake about Echoes of Etta: A Tribute to Etta James. Reviews: A Night with Janis Joplin, The Winslow Boy, Romeo & Juliet at Classic Stage Company, Fun Home at read more


This Week on Broadway for December 26, 2011: Danny Burstein

Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino talk with Danny Burstein. Also discussed: Kennedy Center Honors, Close Up Space, and Maple and Vine.