The Spotlight podcast is hosted by Jena Tesse Fox.
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review Freaky Friday @ Music Theatre Wichita, Hairspray @ The Argyle Theatre, FutureFest @ Dayton Playhouse, The Little Mermaid @ In The Wings Productions, This Ain’t No Disco @ Atlantic Theater Company, My Life on a Diet: Renee Taylor @ Theatre at St. Clement’s, read more
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
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss The Total Bent @ The Public Theater, Hadestown @ New York Theater Workshop, Chita Rivera at Café Carlyle, The Roger Rees Awards, Fiddler on the Roof @ Broadway Theatre, Mame 50th Anniversary Celebration, Show Boat’s 1936 film. We also discuss the leading actor/actress in a play/musical nominations. read more
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
Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Matt Tamanini talk about Noises Off, Fiddler on the Roof, Red Bull Theater’s production of The Changeling, Peter goes back to King Charles III, Michael reviews The Pearl Fishers @ The Metropolitan Opera, Marilyn Maye @ The Metropolitan Room, and Matt check in with The National Tour read more