Guests: Peter Filichia — TheaterMania.com and Newark Star Ledger Matthew Murray — Chief Theater Critic for TalkinBroadway.com and BroadwayStars.com Topics: The Wiz @ Encores Ashanti Wiz history Audience development for The Wiz Crossroads Theatre Company Tyler Perry “HOME” as an audition song for Ron LaRosa Was this the right show read more
On the show this week: Peter Filichia, a columnist at TheaterMania.com and the Newark Star Ledger Matthew Murray, Chief Theater Critic from TalkinBroadway.com and columnist at BroadwayStars.com Topics: Chess concert on PBS, Wednesday June 17, 2009 @ 8pm Rosie in Babes Jeremy Piven Historical: Dean Jones left Broadway production read more
Guests: Matthew Murray chief theater critic for TalkinBroadway.com and a columnist for BroadwayStars.com Peter Filichia columnist at TheaterMania.com and a writer for the Newark Star Ledger Jodi Schoenbrun Carter is a consultant for nonprofit and commercial theater. She most recently was Managing Director of Westport Country Playhouse. Working with read more
Click here to listen to the podcast or download it from iTunes. Just a quick note about tonight’s podcast. It is about two and a half hours long… and we realize that, that is crazy. If you would like to just listen our Tony Award predictions in certain categories, read more
This Week on Broadway: May 25, 2009 – Broadway’s Situation James Marino, Damian Bazadona, Peter Filichia and Matthew Murray talk about the past week’s news on Broadway. — KPMG new auditors for the Tony Awards http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601088&sid=arMh78QcN.OM&refer=muse — Who should accept the award for best play? http://blogs.courant.com/curtain/2009/05/stop-the-fauxducers.html — Ken Davenport’s read more
This Week on Broadway for Monday, May 18, 2009 Drama Desk Wrap-Up Peter Filichia and Matthew Murray give us an inside view of Drama Desk voting. Is Billy Elliott the next Wicked (in terms of sales) Budgets – Spider Man $40 million budget? Alan Cumming salary Increase in ticket read more
James is a technologist who has an affinity for Broadway, the theatre and music. In the late 90's he started BroadwayStars.com, one of the first Broadway-centric websites. You can usually find James staring at a screen when not seated in a theatre.