09. 10. 2014

Billy & Ray Director Garry Marshall and Playwright Mike Bencivenga

Original tape date: September 26, 2014. First aired: October 18, 2014. Director Garry Marshall (“Pretty Woman”) and playwright Mike Bencivenga discuss “Billy & Ray,” Bencivenga’s new play at Off-Broadway’s Vineyard Theatre, about the...

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01. 10. 2014

2014 Season Preview 

Original tape date: September 26, 2014. First aired: October 11, 2014. Jesse Green of New York Magazine, Michael Musto of Out.com & Gawker plus Patrick Pacheco of The Los Angeles Times discuss the...

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18. 09. 2014


Original tape date: February 28, 2014. First aired: March 29, 2014. Playwright Terry Teachout (also lead drama critic for The Wall Street Journal) and actor John Douglas Thompson discuss Teachout’s new play, Satchmo...

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10. 09. 2014

ALISA SOLOMON on Wonder of Wonders: A Cultural History of Fiddler on the Roof

on CUNY TV: Saturday, March 19 at 8:30 PM Sunday, March 20 at 12:30 PM Monday, March 21 at 7:30 AM, 1:30 & 7:30 PM on WLIW21: Monday, March 21 at 5:30 PM...

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05. 09. 2014

In memory of JOAN RIVERS (1933-2014)

As a tribute to Joan Rivers, Theater Talk will be reairing its “Season’s End Critics’ Panel 2013” with Ben Brantley of The New York Times and Peter Marks of The Washington Post, who joined Joan on our program to review some of the prominent shows of...

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04. 09. 2014

Elaine Stritch

Original tape date: December 16, 1999. In a rare and revealing interview, Elaine Stritch, the legendary star of “Company,” “Sail Away,” and “A Delicate Balance”, looks back on her fifty year career in...

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04. 09. 2014

The famed humorist JOHN HODGMAN Under The Radar

Writer and beloved TV personality John Hodgman (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) joins us to discuss many topics including his new show I Stole Your Dad at the Public Theater’s Under the Radar Festival, as well...

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18. 07. 2014

The Best of Theater Talk: MENKEN & FIERSTEIN: Newsies

Original tape date: May 4, 2012. First aired: May 19, 2012. Our focus is “Newsies”, the crowd-pleasing musical nominated for 8 Tony Awards. Joining us at our grand piano are the show’s composer...

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02. 07. 2014

A Musical Tribute to JERRY HERMAN

Original tape date: November 22, 2013. First aired: February 22, 2014. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of “Hello, Dolly!” we present a tribute to its composer/lyricist Jerry Herman. Conductor and orchestrator Fred...

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26. 06. 2014

Remembering PETER STONE

First aired: July 4, 2003. We present highlights of appearances on Theater Talk by the late Peter Stone, one of the wittiest men on Broadway and the librettist for hit musicals including Woman...

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