19. 05. 2016
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Tony-Nominated Actor JEFF DANIELS on Blackbird

Original tape date: April 15, 2016. First aired: May 21, 2016. Theater Talk presents a not-to-be-missed conversation with actor Jeff Daniels, now nominated for a Best Lead Actor in a Play TONY for...

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06. 05. 2016
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Arthur Miller’s ‘THE CRUCIBLE’ 

Original tape date: March 25, 2016. First aired: May 14, 2016. We focus on the new Broadway production of “Arthur Miller’s The Crucible” (nominated for a Best Revival of a Play TONY Award)....

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29. 04. 2016
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‘THE HUMANS’

Playwright Stephen Karam, and actors Reed Birney, Jayne Houdyshell and Cassie Beck discuss Karam’s new play The Humans, now on Broadway at the Helen Hayes Theatre.  The drama, a 2016 Pulitzer Prize finalist, focuses on...

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29. 04. 2016
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FRANK LANGELLA in ‘The Father’ 

We welcome back master actor Frank Langella who has received critical acclaim for his performance in The Father, a new play by French dramatist Florian Zeller, making its American premiere at Manhattan Theatre Club on Broadway. The play...

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14. 04. 2016
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Shakespeare Death-Day Anniversary Special

Theater Talk presents highlights of its interviews with eminent Shakespearean scholar James Shapiro to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the day that Shakespeare died (April 23, 1616). Shapiro, a Columbia University professor, first...

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07. 04. 2016
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BRUCE VILANCH and AMERICAN PSYCHO

BRUCE! : My Adventures in the Skin Trade and Other Essays Writer/humorist Bruce Vilanch discusses his new musical A Sign of the Times and shares tales of his early experience in the theater,...

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04. 04. 2016
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“ECLIPSED” plus a BWAY UPDATE with Feldman & Lloyd Webber

Playwright Danai Gurira, actress Lupita Nyong’o and director Liesl Tommy discuss their collaboration on Eclipsed, Gurira’s powerful drama about young women kidnapped and used as “wives” by warlords in the Liberian civil war. The...

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24. 03. 2016
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ETHAN MORDDEN on SONDHEIM 

Author and theater historian Ethan Mordden discusses his latest book, On Sondheim: An Opinionated Guide, about the composer/ lyricist, who Mordden considers not only the most important artist in the musical theater, but...

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18. 03. 2016
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FIDDLER on the ROOF: Then and Now

Actor Danny Burstein and director Bartlett Sher discuss working together on Sher’s new production of Fiddler on the Roof, which the actor calls, “Not your grandfather’s Fiddler.” Sher had Burstein in mind to play...

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29. 02. 2016
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JAMES GRISSOM on Tennessee Williams

Our guest is James Grissom, author of “Follies of God: Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog,” His new book about Tennessee Williams and the actresses who inspired the playwrights greatest work,...

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