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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


This Week on Broadway for May 19, 2019: High Button Shoes and Enter Laughing

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams @ Mister Rogers Theater, Encores! production of High Button Shoes, Enter Laughing: The Musical @ York Theatre Company, The New Group production of Happy Talk, Dial M for Murder @ Bucks County Playhouse, and a read more


This Week on Broadway for September 23, 2018: Passion @ Signature

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


Class Notes: From “Jerry Springer: The Opera,” Jill Paice

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.


This Week on Broadway for March 11, 2018: Deborah Grace Winer, The Classic American Songbook at Feinstein’s/54 Below

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