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Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Theatre Critic, Frank RichPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Frank Rich
Posted: Dec. 24, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Lee Roy Reams Remembering the Legends we Lost in 2018'Behind the Curtain' w/ Lee Roy Reams Remembering those Lost in 2018
Posted: Jan. 1, 2019


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Lincoln Center Theatre Artistic Director, Andre BishopPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Andre Bishop
Posted: Dec. 17, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with CITY OF ANGELS, WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, BRIGHT STAR Legend, Dee Hoty'Behind the Curtain' w/ Three-Time Tony Nominee Dee Hoty
Posted: Jan. 15, 2019


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Performer, Producer, SiriusXM Host Christine Pedi'Behind the Curtain' w/ SiriusXM's Christine Pedi
Posted: Jan. 6, 2019


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Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes Broadway's Favorite Columnist, Michael RiedelPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' w/ Michael Riedel
Posted: Apr. 8, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Theatre Critic, Frank RichPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Frank Rich
Posted: Dec. 24, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Performer and Choreographer Randy SkinnerPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Randy Skinner
Posted: Jul. 23, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony Winner Debbie GravittePodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Debbie Gravitte
Posted: Aug. 5, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Broadway Dancer, Harvey EvansPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Harvey Evans
Posted: Jun. 17, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with York Theatre's Artistic Director Jim MorganPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Jim Morgan
Posted: May. 6, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on Nathan Lane vs. Faith Prince, Victoria Clark, and the Brilliance of Nicholas HytnerPodcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on Lane, Prince, Clark, Hytner, and More
Posted: Apr. 11, 2018


Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with CITY OF ANGELS, WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, BRIGHT STAR Legend, Dee Hoty
January 15, 2019

She's Dee-lightful, she's Dee-licious, she's Dee Hoty! Three time tony nominee Dee Hoty swings by Shetler Studios to look back on her illustrious performing career which includes starring roles in Barnum, Me and My Girl, City of Angels, The Will Rogers Follies, The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public, Follies, Footloose, Mamma Mia, Gigi, and Bright Star!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Performer, Producer, SiriusXM Host Christine Pedi
January 6, 2019

Today's guests are Ethel Merman, Julie Andrews, Eartha Kitt, Angela Lansbury, and Carol Channing... well, not really, but you would think we had them all in one place at the same time because our guest this week is the fabulous impressionist, and host of Sirius XM's On Broadway, the sensational Christine Pedi!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Lee Roy Reams Remembering the Legends we Lost in 2018
January 1, 2019

This year we lost so many legends from Marin Mazzie to Gary Beach, Neil Simon to William Goldman, Rick McKay to Craig Zadan. We end our year celebrating their life and legacy with a legend who called many of these artists friends, colleagues, and companions: the incomparable Lee Roy Reams.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Theatre Critic, Frank Rich
December 24, 2018

While he was known by many as The Butcher of Broadway, Frank Rich is still considered to be one of the greatest critics who ever covered The Great White Way. Despite that savage moniker, he was, and is, a proud theater geek whose desire to collect obscure anecdotes and musicals makes him a kindred spirit to all of us.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Lincoln Center Theatre Artistic Director, Andre Bishop
December 17, 2018

It would be hard pressed to find someone who, in the past thirty years, has influenced the development of the American Theatre more than Andre Bishop. For ten years, he was Artistic Director of Playwright's Horizons, which was followed by his current stint as the Artistic Director of Lincoln Center Theatre, which has given the American musical theatre such new works as A New Brain, Parade, Contact, and The Light in The Piazza, as well as revivals of South Pacific, The King & I, and My Fair Lady.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony-Winning Legend Tonya Pinkins
December 11, 2018

She is as passionate offstage as she is on and her philosophy on life, art, and everything in between, makes Tonya Pinkins one of Broadway's fiercest artists. From her Broadway debut in Merrily We Roll Along, to appearances in Jelly's Last Jam (for which she won the Tony), The Wild Party, Play On, Caroline, Or Change, Radio Golf, and Holler If You Hear Me, plus her controversial associations with Mother Courage and Rasheeda Speaking, Tonya is one of the industry's most, no pun intended, courageous artists.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Actor, Writer, Director Mark Waldrop
December 3, 2018

Actor. Writer. Lyricist. Director. Mark Waldrop has done it all. His acting career started on Broadway with appearances in Hello, Dolly, The Grand Tour, Evita, and La Cage Aux Folles. Then there were stints directing Bette Midler, collaborating on Howard Crabtree's When Pigs Fly and Whoop-Dee-Doo, and shepherding Bea Arthur's one woman show to Broadway!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Incredible Character Actress, Mary Stout
November 19, 2018

Yes, we all know about her unfortunate run in with a hot dog cart, but there is so much more to incredible character actress, Mary Stout, who has appeared on Broadway in Copperfield, Me and My Girl, A Change In The Heir, Beauty and the Beast, My Favorite Year, and Jane Eyre! There was a Christmas with Sergio Franchi, a moment with Bill Cosby, and a dream with Tommy Tune!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Broadway Composer, Arranger Glen Kelly
November 12, 2018

Woody Allen. Stephen Sondheim. Mel Brooks. Alan Menken. Eric Idle. These are only a few of the artists whom the wonderful Glen Kelly has had to give music, and sometimes lyrics, to in his career as one of Broadway's most respected dance arrangers and musical supervisors.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Legendary Stage and Screen Star Daphne Rubin-Vega
October 29, 2018

In one of their most inspiring interviews to date, Behind the Curtain sits down with one of Broadway's most respected artists, Daphne Rubin-Vega, to discuss not only her career in such shows as Rent, Miss You Like Hell, A Streetcar Named Desire, Les Miserables, and more, but to spotlight the role of diversity and politics in the creation of art.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Theatre Historian Steven Suskin
October 22, 2018

One of Broadway's most respected chroniclers, Steven Suskin, swings by Shetler Studios to talk to Rob and Kevin about his career as a General Manager AND as the author of some of Broadway's best history books.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Two-Time Tony nominee Vivian Reed
October 16, 2018

Two Tony Award nominations. Drama Desk Award Winner. Obie Award Winner. Recognition from the NAACP, Dance Education of America, Outer Critics Circle Awards, and Mr. Blackwell's Best Dressed List. These are some of the many recognitions bestowed upon one of the world's most celebrated artists of cabaret: Vivian Reed.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Patti Mariano
October 1, 2018

She held one of Seventy-Six trombones, she heard about Hugo and Kim during The Telephone Hour, and she got to Sail Away with Elaine Stritch. She is Patti Mariano one of the Golden Age's busiest child actors having appeared in the original productions of The Music Man, Bye Bye Birdie, Sail Away, I Had A Ball, George M, Godspell, Rags, The Full Monty, and the 2001 production of 42nd Street.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Michael McCormick
September 24, 2018

Sit down, John... because Michael McCormick, one of Broadway's busiest character actors, sits down with Rob and Kevin to look back on a career that has had him appear in such musicals as Oliver, La Bete, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, 1776, Kiss Me Kate, Marie Christine, Gypsy, Curtains, Hello, Dolly and many more!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with the Prolific Theatre Historian Ethan Mordden
September 17, 2018

Theatre historian Ethan Mordden pulls back the curtain on his career to discuss how he fell in love with musical theatre, what musicals are deserving of a second look, and why Bob Fosse is the most iconic choreographer in musical theatre history.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with the Iconic Bruce Vilanch
September 10, 2018

He has kept audiences in stitches for over forty years and today its Rob and Kevin's turn as Emmy Award winner Bruce Vilanch, the man behind the quips heard at the Tonys, Oscars, and Emmys swings by Shetler Studios to discuss his career as a writer, actor, and activist!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with the Legendary Lucie Arnaz
September 9, 2018

One of the industry's most beloved artists, Lucie Arnaz, swings by Shetler Studios to talk to Rob and Kevin about her fifty plus year stage career. From her roots on CBS' Here's Lucy, starring her mother Lucille Ball, to her celebrated concert career, Lucie has been entertaining audiences in such shows as Seesaw, My One and Only, Lost in Yonkers, Social Security, Once Upon a Mattress, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, I Do! I Do! and, the musical for which she received her Tony Award nomination, They're Playing Our Song!

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Cast Album Producer Robert Sher
August 20, 2018

While Robert Sher's career has been most significant for producing the Grammy nominated cast recordings of such Broadway musicals as Nice Work If You Can Get It, Sugar Babies, and the most recent revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, today we are celebrating Robert's passionate work to preserve many of the musical theatre's most obscure gems and for those scores to be elevated in the minds, and iTunes, of those who love musicals.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Emmy-Winning Composer Billy Goldenberg
August 12, 2018

He might have written 'Fifty Percent' but today we get one hundred percent of the Emmy Award winning composer, Billy Goldenberg, who has worked with everyone from Bea Arthur to Barbra Streisand, Elvis Presley to Mike Nichols, Diana Ross to Steven Spielberg.

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony Winner Debbie Gravitte
August 5, 2018

The musical theatre goddess that is Debbie Gravitte swings by Shetler Studios to tell Rob and Kevin about her amazing career that got started doing Annie Get Your Gun with Gower Champion all the way up to her filling Eydie Gorme's shoes in the 50th Anniversary concert of Golden Rainbow! In between, there is Perfectly Frank, Zorba, Swing, Jerome Robbins Broadway (for which she won the Tony Award), They're Playing Our Song, and so much more!



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