03. 02. 2021

Brian Dennehy (1938-2020)

Original tape date: May 5, 2007. Actor Brian Dennehy discusses his role as Matthew Harrison Brady (a character based on William Jennings Bryan), opposite Christopher Plummer, in the 2007 revival of Lawrence and...

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02. 11. 2020

De Shields, Mamet, Nathan Lane, Musto, Shangilia Choir & more

(From 2008) Actor ANDRE De SHIELDS of The Classical Theatre of Harlem’s Black Nativity is joined by his co-stars The Shangilia Youth Choir of Nairobi Kenya. Shanilia sings “Welcom to Kenya” and “Silent...

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13. 10. 2020

Edward Albee (1928-2016)

The master playwright discusses his new production “Peter and Jerry” at Second Stage, as well as his early years as a playwright. He also pays tribute to actor George Grizzard who played Nick...

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08. 10. 2020

Charles Busch, Doug Hughes and Theresa Rebeck

Director Doug Hughes and writer Theresa Rebeck discuss their production of Rebeck’s new play, “Mauritius”. Also, writer/performer Charles Busch discusses the revival -in which he stars – of his classic “Die, Mommie, Die!”...

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04. 10. 2020

Remembering Betty Comden

A tribute to the Broadway legend with Tony-nominated lyricist and friend of Betty Comden, SUSAN BIRKENHEAD. The show features highlights from Comden’s interviews on THEATER TALK in 1993, 1994 and 1997 (with Adolph...

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03. 04. 2020

Theater Talk George Wendt of Hairspray; David Javerbaum Adam Schlesinger, Cry Baby

Original tape date: May 17, 2008. George Wendt is the new mom in town playing Edna in “Hairspray;” plus David Javerbaum & Adam Schlesinger, the Tony-nominated songwriting team of “Cry-Baby: The Musical.”

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03. 04. 2020

Adam Schlesinger (1967-2020)

Emmy-winning writer and lyricist David Javerbaum (of “The Daily Show”) and Adam Schlesinger perform “Screw Loose'” from CRY-BABY, the musical, which he wrote with Adam Schlesinger, based on the Jon Water’s movie. Adam...

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