Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Passion @ Signature Theatre (VA), Pamela’s First Musical @ Two River Theater, Macbeth @ Folger Theatre, Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn @ Walnut Street Theatre (PA), The New Group’s production of The True, Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End @ Bristol Riverside Theatre (PA), and Steven Brinberg, read more
Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member Jill Paice about “Jerry Springer: The Opera,” playing off-Broadway at The New Group. Class Notes actively covers New York’s current theater season on, off and off-off Broadway.
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Deborah Grace Winer about her series The Classic American Songbook at Feinstein’s/54 Below. Reviews include A Playwrights Realm Production of Hello, From the Children of Planet Earth, A Letter To Harvey Milk @ The Acorn Theatre, Bent @ Sea View Playwright’s Theatre, and The read more
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Broadway and major theatrical reviews, news, and interviews. Debbie Shrager joins us to review the Kennedy Center’s production of Chess as well as Michael Urie in Hamlet @ Shakespeare Theatre Company. Other reviews include National Symphony Orchestra of West Side Story in Concert, a read more
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.
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