This Week on Broadway for November 3, 2019: Monsoon Season @ Rattlestick

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Monsoon Season @ Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, Bella Bella, Enchanted April A New Musical @ Theatre Two on Theatre Row, A Concert Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Tony Winning Musical “Grand Hotel”, Panama Hattie @ The York Theatre Company (Musicals in read more

Class Notes: From “Novenas for a Lost Hospital,” Daniella Topol

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to Daniella Topol, director of “Novenas for a Lost Hospital” playing off-Broadway at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater. Class notes actively covers New York’s current theater season on, off, and off-off Broadway.

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 October 28, 2018: The Ferryman

James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson discuss The Ferryman, India Pale Ale @ Manhattan Theatre Club, The Waverly Gallery, Girl From The North Country @ The Public, The Book of Merman @ St. Luke’s Theatre, Lewiston / Clarkston @ Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, Love’s Labour’s Lost @ Shake & Bake Theatre, read more

This Week on Broadway for May 21, 2017: Pacific Overtures and WOOLF Casting

James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Jan Simpson review Pacific Overtures @ Classic Stage Company, The New Group’s production of The Whirligig, Seven Spots on the Sun @ Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, and The Mint Theater Company’s production of The Lucky One. We discuss the controversy surrounding an Oregon production of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? read more

This Week on Broadway for June 12, 2016: The Morning of The Tony Awards

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss West Side Story @ Paper Mill Playhouse, Signature Plays (Edward Albee’s The Sandbox, Maria Irene Fornes’ Drowning, and Adrienne Kennedy’s Funnyhouse of a Negro), Michael Feinstein @ The Appel Room, Sin Twisters Anita Gillette & Penny Fuller @ Metropolitan Room, The Taming of the Shrew @ The read more

This Week on Broadway for March 20, 2016: She Loves Me, Disaster!, The Robber Bridegroom

Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Matt Tamanini review She Loves Me, DISASTER!, The Robber Bridegroom, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater’s production of Ironbound, Atlantic Theater Company’s production of Hold On To Me Darling, and Third Rail Projects’s production of The Grand Paradise. In Television & Film: HBO: All The Way, Pilots. Podcasts: Pop Culture Happy Hour: ‘Hamilton’   ———————————- This episode of read more