Listen: Melanie La Barrie Talks & JULIET & More on THE ART OF KINDNESS Podcast

The Broadway and West End star opens up about acts of kindness from her cast, staying true to yourself and more.

By: Feb. 13, 2023
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Robert Peterpaul, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, are thrilled to welcome Broadway and West End star Melanie La Barrie (&Juliet, Wicked) to The Art of Kindness podcast, which promotes kindness in the entertainment industry and beyond. The performer and performer opens up about working on &Juliet from the beginning, the kindness she experiences from her cast and crew, advice for fellow performers and much more in this special Valentine's Day-themed episode. The episode can now be streamed wherever you listen to podcasts or on BPN at BPN.FM/ArtofKindness.

Throughout the coming season, listeners will have the opportunity to hear from a diverse array of voices from the worlds of TV, film, and Broadway. These guests will share their personal stories and insights on how kindness and empathy have impacted their lives and careers. Every episode also ends with a tangible kindness tip for listeners to incorporate into their life.

Led by actor and creator Robert Peterpaul, The Art of Kindness podcast has been ranking in the top 5% of podcasts globally since premiering in 2021. Since then, guests like superstar Meghan Trainor, Sweet Magnolia's star JoAnna Garcia Swisher and Tony-nominee Ethan Slater (Wicked movie) have been coming to the table for thought-provoking conversations.

The Art of Kindness with Robert Peterpaul podcast spotlights artists from all areas of the entertainment industry using their platform to make the world a better place. Hosted by award-winning actor, writer and celebrity interviewer Robert Peterpaul, the podcast focuses on spreading kindness in the arts and beyond. The glittering guests have ranged from Grammy-winner Meghan Trainor to Olympian Laurie Hernandez to WWE superstar Kofi Kingston. The AOK is produced by Robert Peterpaul Productions and streams in the top 5% across all podcast platforms, including: Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music, Google Podcasts and iHeartRadio.


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& JULIET to Perform on THE VIEW Tomorrow Photo
& JULIET to Perform on THE VIEW Tomorrow

The cast of & Juliet will perform on The View tomorrow, June 6. The new musical features songs by the legendary and Grammy-winning songwriter/producer Max Martin, a book by the Emmy-winning writer from 'Schitt's Creek,' David West Read, direction by Luke Sheppard and choreography by Emmy-Award winner Jennifer Weber.

Video: Betsy Wolfe & Lorna Courtney Perform That’s The Way It Is on GMA Photo
Video: Betsy Wolfe & Lorna Courtney Perform 'That’s The Way It Is' on GMA

Betsy Wolfe and Lorna Courtney appeared on GMA3 this morning to perform 'That’s The Way It Is' this morning. Watch a video of the Tony nominated pair belting out the Céline Dion classic now! Earlier, the cast joined Wolfe and Courtney for a performance of 'Since U Been Gone' on Good Morning America.

Video: Lorna Courtney Is Spreading a Message of Empowerment Photo
Video: Lorna Courtney Is Spreading a Message of Empowerment

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Lorna Courtney chats about the importance of & Juliet's message, why this role was so important to her, and so much more.

Video: Watch & JULIET Perform Since U Been Gone on GMA Photo
Video: Watch & JULIET Perform 'Since U Been Gone' on GMA

Betsy Wolfe, Lorna Courtney, Melanie La Barrie, and the cast of & Juliet appeared on Good Morning America this morning to perform 'Since U Been Gone.' Before the performance, Wolfe and Courtney spoke with Michael Strahan to discuss the hit musical. Watch the video of the performance now!



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