Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Gerard Alessandrini discuss the West Side Story screening, Les Miserables film, Audra’s schedule, Cliff Robertson, Bijou and Spirit of Broadway theaters in Connecticut, Madame X and The Nutcracker and I.
Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino discuss hurricane Porgy & Bess, Struggling Shows, Hugh Jackman coming, George Lee Andrews and David Cryer going, as well as Rent and Newsies.
Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss the theatre scene in St. Louis, Shaw at Shaw, Follies and cast recordings, Audra in concert, Judy comes home, The Brady’s and Partridge’s.
Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino discuss Sondheim’s comments regarding Porgy & Bess, Catch Me is Caught, Aaron Tveit, Reeve Carney, SoM at Carnegie, Gigi — the play, Marilyn Maye and Tennessee Williams @ PTown.
Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino talk about the start of Follies previews, Porgy & Bess reconception, and Lauren Ambrose taking on Fanny Brice, as well as other news around the Broadway community.
Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino talk with Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Kevin Michael Murphy about their series of shows “If It Only Even Runs A Minute”. Peter is just back from trips to Shaw and Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festivals. Also, we discuss the news of the week on Broadway: Rylance gives it away, Patti and Mandy, Lea, The “F” word (flop), Tony Awards, and Sam Norkin.
Peter Filichia, James Marinoand Michael Portantiere discuss the passing of Tom Aldredge, Darren Criss going into H2$, Sonia Friedman’s comments on the cost of Broadway producing, ACT in Seattle offering All you can see for only $25 a month, Cirque du Soleil’s Zarkana @ RCMH, and gay marriage on Broadway.
Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino discuss Hair’s return to Broadway, New Jersey Youth Theater, Broadway’s Rising Stars, Brooke Shields in The Addams Family, Iceman Cometh (to Broadway?), Salome, Tony Stevens, Jerome Rosenfeld and Love Never made it to Broadway.
Peter Filichia, Michael Portantiere and James Marino discuss Master Class opening, Book of Mormon’s free performance, Hugh Jackman, Jesus Christ Superstar revival coming?, H2$ and Broadway in Bryant Park Free Concert Series.