This Week on Broadway for June 18, 2017: Tony Awards Reviews, Julius Caesar in Central Park

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about last week’s Tony Awards telecast, A. R. Gurney, and Bruce Springsteen. Reviews include Kevin Spacey is Clarence Darrow, Julius Caesar @ The Delacorte Theater in Central Park, Cost Of Living @ Manhattan Theatre Club, Sweeney Todd @ Barrow Street Theatre, Somebody’s Daughter @ read more

This Week on Broadway for August 28, 2016: The Radicalization of Rolfe and Mamma Mia at Music Theatre Wichita

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Music Theatre Wichita’s production of Mamma Mia, The Mint Theater Company’s production of A Day By The Sea, Second Stage Theatre’s production of The Layover, FringeNYC productions of The Radicalization of Rolfe by Andrew Bergh and Lunt and Fontanne: The Celestials of Broadway by Mark E. Lang, Michael Feinstein read more

This Week on Broadway for February 21, 2016: Tommy Tune

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Tommy Tune about the LADY, BE GOOD! Encores Recording from Ghostlight Records, and about his career. Reviews include Second Stage’s production of Smart People, A Bronx Tale The Musical @ Paper Mill Playhouse, The New Group’s production of Buried Child, Playhouse Creatures read more

This Week on Broadway for December 20, 2015: Melissa Anelli, the Event Creator of BroadwayCon

Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Carey Purcell chat with Melissa Anelli, the Event Creator of BroadwayCon. We review The Color Purple, West Side Story, Fiddler on The Roof, Once Upon a Mattress, Annie, China Doll, Lazarus, Invisible Thread, School of Rock, and MotherStruck. ———————————- This Week on Broadway has been coming to you every week (mostly) since read more

This Week on Broadway for September 13, 2015: Rory Max Kaplan

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere chat with Rory Max Kaplan. Kris Vire joins us to talk about Time Out Chicago’s 2015 Theater Awards. Reviews this week include Whorl Inside a Loop, The Legend of Georgia McBride, and Desire, An Evening of Plays Based on Six Stories by Tennessee Williams. Peter discusses the press preview for Dames at Sea and read more

This Week on Broadway for July 26, 2015: Paige Price

Peter Filichia, James Marino, Carey Purcell, and Matt Tamanini talk with Paige Price. Reviews include Amazing Grace, Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, Three Days to See, King Liz. We talk about upcoming productions of American Psycho (Benjamin Walker), and the Broadway revival of Noises Off. Matt gives us a television and film update read more

James Marino


James is a technologist who has an affinity for Broadway, the theatre and music. In the late 90's he started, one of the first Broadway-centric websites. You can usually find James staring at a screen when not seated in a theatre.