BroadwayWorld Interviews

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Lonny Price Opens Up About the Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened Backstage with Richard Ridge: Lonny Price Opens Up About the Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened
by BroadwayWorld TV - November 26, 2016

One of the truly legendary musicals in the history of Broadway, Merrily We Roll Along opened to enormous fanfare in 1981, and closed after sixteen performances. For the first time, Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened  draws back the curtain on the extraordinary drama of the show's creation - and tells the stories of the hopeful young performers whose lives were transformed by it. Directed by Lonny Price, a member of the original cast, the film is a bittersweet meditation on the choice... (more...)

Evan Greenberg and Cardozie Jones Building Community with AfterWork Theater in WEST SIDE STORY
Evan Greenberg and Cardozie Jones  Building Community with AfterWork Theater in WEST SIDE STORY Evan Greenberg and Cardozie Jones Building Community with AfterWork Theater in WEST SIDE STORY
by Courtney Savoia - November 14, 2016 in Off-Off-Broadway

AfterWork Theater, a New York City nonprofit designed to make theater available to all, is magnifying the importance of community in its fall main stage production, West Side Story. While our world continues to experience conflict, uncertainty, and injustice, AfterWork Theater is that beacon of ligh... (more...)
Emily Schwend and UTILITY Presented by The Amoralists Emily Schwend and UTILITY Presented by The Amoralists
by Marina Kennedy - January 12, 2016 in Off-Off-Broadway

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Emily Schwend, playwright for UTILITY. The show is presented by The Amoralists and will be onstage at Rattlesnake Playwrights Theater from January 28th to February 20th.... (more...)
Renee Philippi and THE BELLAGIO FOUNTAIN HAS BEEN KNOWN TO MAKE ME CRY Renee Philippi and THE BELLAGIO FOUNTAIN HAS BEEN KNOWN TO MAKE ME CRY
by Marina Kennedy - November 03, 2015 in Off-Off-Broadway

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Renee Philippi about 'The Bellagio Fountain Has Been Known to Make Me Cry.' Philippi is the writer of the show and she also co-directs it with Eric Nightengale. It will be onstage at HERE in New York City from November 27th to December 13th.... (more...)
Playwright Lisa Lewis and SCHOOLED at Soho Playhouse 10/5 to 10/17 Playwright Lisa Lewis and SCHOOLED at Soho Playhouse 10/5 to 10/17
by Marina Kennedy - September 30, 2015 in Off-Off-Broadway

Broadwayworld.com interviewed playwright, essayist and storyteller, Lisa Lewis about her career and her upcoming show, SCHOOLED.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Playwright Lisi DeHaas and LEAVE ME GREEN BWW Interviews: Playwright Lisi DeHaas and LEAVE ME GREEN
by Marina Kennedy - March 26, 2015 in Off-Off-Broadway

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Playwright Lisi DeHaas about her career and her current show, 'Leave Me Green,' now being performed in New York City through April 11th.... (more...)
BWW Interviews:  Jeremy Duncan Pape and WOYZECK, FJF BWW Interviews: Jeremy Duncan Pape and WOYZECK, FJF
by Marina Kennedy - March 06, 2015 in Off-Off-Broadway

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Jeremy Duncan Pape about his career and Woyzeck, FJF that will be on stage at the New Ohio Theatre though March 21st.... (more...)
BWW Interviews:  John Kurzynowski and Jaclyn Backhaus YOU ON THE MOORS NOW BWW Interviews: John Kurzynowski and Jaclyn Backhaus YOU ON THE MOORS NOW
by Marina Kennedy - January 29, 2015 in Off-Off-Broadway

'You On The Moors Now' is written by Jaclyn Backhaus and directed by John Kurzynowski. The show will be on stage at HERE in New York City from February 13th to February 28th. Broadwayworld.com interviewed Backhaus and Kurzynowski about their careers and the upcoming show.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Donald C. Shorter Talks GENDEROSITY BWW Interviews: Donald C. Shorter Talks GENDEROSITY
by David Clarke - June 14, 2014 in Off-Off-Broadway

Have you ever wondered what it takes to transform? Are you curious what it is like when one becomes a drag queen? Are you curious about gender? If you answered yes or no to any of these questions, Donald C. Shorter's original one-man show GENDEROSITY is sure to entertain and enlighten you. Recently,... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Aleks Merilo Talks EXIT 27 BWW Interviews: Aleks Merilo Talks EXIT 27
by David Clarke - October 27, 2013 in Off-Off-Broadway

In celebration of its fourth season, Sanguine Theatre Company will produce EXIT 27, a new work by award-winning playwright, Aleks Merilo and directed by Mark Kara?n. Based on a true story, EXIT 27 combines the themes of rejection, survival, and redemption in exploration of the human experience. As t... (more...)
BWW Interviews: OLIVER! Dance Captain 'Considers Himself' a Ballet Dancer at Heart BWW Interviews: OLIVER! Dance Captain 'Considers Himself' a Ballet Dancer at Heart
by Amanda DeLalla - July 11, 2013 in Off-Off-Broadway

Picture it: a young man from Pennsylvania trains in ballet, moves to New York, and then finds success as a musical theatre dancer. It sounds like the stuff of fairy tales, doesn't it? Well, for 22-year-old Michael McIlwee, it was reality. This young dancer from Scranton is currently serving as the d... (more...)
BWW Special Feature: 99 and Under the Radar; Having the Nerve... BWW Special Feature: 99 and Under the Radar; Having the Nerve...
by Michael Roderick - November 08, 2010 in Off-Off-Broadway

Welcome to 99 AND UNDER THE RADAR: A LOOK AT INDIE THEATER'S MOVERS AND SHAKERS, BroadwayWorld's new weekly series that showcases standout productions and production companies from the independent theater scene in New York City. Each week, independent producer Michael Roderick will be discussing the... (more...)
Unterberg Returns to FringeNYC with THE CROW MILL Unterberg Returns to FringeNYC with THE CROW MILL
by TJ Fitzgerald - August 20, 2009 in Off-Off-Broadway

Winner of the 2006 Best of Fringe Award Andrew Unterberg returns with new work to 2009 Fringe Festival.... (more...)