In Episode 205, award-winning musical theatre writer Joel B. New
sat down with actress, singer, and voice/text/dialect coach Amy Jo Jackson
). Her bio is filled with an array of impressive projects, most recently as the dialect coach on the Tony Award-winning musical KINKY BOOTS, and as an actor in Exit, Pursued by a Bear's DANI GIRL. Ms. Jackson is a 2013 IRNE and Elliot Norton
nominee for her role as "Female Soloist" in Speakeasy Stage Company's production of BLOODY BLOODY Andrew Jackson
, has collaborated with such respected theatre companies as The Flea, The Pearl, Prospect Theater, The Cell, and is the dialect coach on the new Maltby & Shire musical BEHIND THE PAINTING. Amy Jo can currently be seen in Empirical Rogue's SUICIDE?!, and is the Voice & Text Director on the upcoming MYSTERIES at The Flea.
Song Premiere: "Cute White Boy" from STANDALONE: A SONG CYCLE. Music and lyrics by Joel B. New
. Featuring Mike Pettry
on piano (www.mikepettry.com
"Something New" is the popular musical theatre podcast that dissects what it means to be a working, multifaceted artist in America, always concluding with a song from one of Joel B. New
's latest projects. "Something New" is available on iTunes
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