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This Week on Broadway for September 22, 2019: Derren Brown: Secret

Jena Tesse Fox, Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk about Derren Brown: Secret, Wives @ Playwrights Horizons, Make Believe @ Second Stage, Boynton Beach Club @ Surflight Theatre, Fern Hill @ 59e59, Only Yesterday @ 59e59, and New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Exhibition: In the read more


Stagecraft: Jessica Hagedorn, Playwright of “Felix Starro”

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Stagecraft: Jessica Hagedorn, Playwright of “Felix Starro” Jessica Hagedorn | Book & Lyrics Jessica is the author of Dogeaters (National Book Award read more


This Week on Broadway for September 1, 2019: Because of Winn Dixie @ Goodspeed Opera House

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk about Sidekicked @ Cape May Stage, Eureka Day @ Walkerspace, Make Believe @ Second Stage, Because of Winn Dixie @ Goodspeed Opera House, A White Man’s Guide to Rikers Island @ The Producer’s Club, Tech Support @ 59e59, and the new book, Ensemble: read more


Stagecraft: Bess Wohl, Playwright of “Make Believe”

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Stagecraft: Bess Wohl, Playwright of “Make Believe” Bess Wohl’s plays include Small Mouth Sounds (John Gassner Outer Critics Circle Award, top ten read more


This Week on Broadway for July 28, 2019: Road Show @ New York City Center Encores! Off-Center

James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson discuss Road Show, The Rolling Stone @ Newhouse Theater, Moscow (x6) @ MCC, Broadway Bounty Hunter @ Greenwich House Theater, Broadway’s Rising Stars @ Town Hall, Scott Siegel’s 54 Sings Broadway’s Greatest Hits @ 54 Below, and Mojada @ The Public Theater   read more


Stagecraft: Winter Miller, Playwright of “No One Is Forgotten”

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Winter Miller, Playwright of “No One Is Forgotten” Winter Miller is an award-winning playwright and founding member of the Obie-winning collective 13 read more


This Week on Broadway for June 30, 2019: 2019-20 New York Theatre Season

Jan Simpson, Ashley Steves, and Matt Tamanini discuss the 2019-2020 season of New York Theatre. They talk about the plays and musicals that have been confirmed or are rumored for Broadway bows this season, as well as the most exciting shows that will be playing Off-Broadway. They also talk about read more


Stagecraft: Jesse Eisenberg, Playwright of “Happy Talk”

The Stagecraft podcast is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of interviews with playwrights (and musical book writers) of shows opening on Broadway and off-Broadway. Guest: Jesse Eisenberg, Playwright of “Happy Talk” Jesse Eisenberg has written and starred in the plays Asuncion, The Revisionist alongside Vanessa Redgrave and read more


This Week on Broadway for May 26, 2019: Mac Beth and Octet

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson review Red Bull Theater’s Mac Beth @ Lucille Lortel Theatre, Octet @ Signature, Manhattan Theatre Club’s Continuity, The New Group’ Happy Talk at Signature Center, Original Sound @ Cherry Lane Theatre, Out of the Box Theatrics’ The Pink Unicorn, and BLKS @ MCC read more