'EXTRA! EXTRA! Hey look at the headline!' Broadwaysted, the hilarious and boozy podcast where hosts Bryan Plofsky, Kevin Jaeger, and Kimberly Schmidt drink and play games with the stars of NYC Theatre, is excited to celebrate the release of their 100th episode this week! The special, extended episode released on iTunes on Tuesday, May 15th features the debut of a brand new theme song, a redesigned logo, and special surprise congratulatory shout outs from an impressive list of #FriendsoftheShow.The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: THE MUSICAL's Kelvin Moon Loh May 10, 2018
This week we're excited to be shouting 'Welcome to the Rock!' (and no, we're not talking about Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson!) On this episode, we're sitting down withCome From Away's brilliant and hilarious Geno Carr! We're pouring out Hudson Baby Bourbon and Hudson Manhattan Ryewhile Geno spills about his journey from California to D.C. to Canada to Broadway withCome From Away.The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Tony Nominee Bryce Pinkham April 29, 2018
We are thrilled this week to be joined by talented and amazing Bryce Pinkham! On this episode, we're pouring out some Makers Mark...but Bryce is only drinking a LaCroix because he's currently doing a No-Alcohol Challenge (whatever that is...).'Broadwaysted' Welcomes Broadway Legend Liz Callaway April 19, 2018
This week the Broadwaysted Crew is sitting down with a man who's seen quite a lot of theater in his day--and a whole lot of Bruce Springsteen! We're pouring out wine and manischewitz after Passover dinner and sharing some laughs with #DadoftheShow Steve Plofsky! A self-proclaimed 'tough critic,' Steve spills about the Broadway shows that he's enjoyed, the surprising productions that weren't his cup of tea, and his memories taking a younger Bryan to the theatre.'Broadwaysted' Gets in the March Madness Spirit by Bracketing the Bros' Favorite Musicals March 29, 2018
It's 'March Madness'--that time of the year when all of our sportsball-obsessed friends start filling out brackets and making predictions about who will end up winning the College Sportsball Cup...or something. Well, while Game Master Kimberly was off celebrating the anniversary of marrying #EnemyoftheShow Jay Schmidt, Broadwaysted Bros Bryan and Kevin decided theatre kids should get in on the 'Madness.''Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Another Amazing Newsie, Ryan Breslin March 26, 2018
When it comes to Newsies, we've 'Gotta Catch 'Em All' so this week we're thrilled to be joined by the amazing and talented Ryan Breslin!
We're pouring out Bribon Tequila & Grapefruit and Hudson Baby Bourbon while we chat about our recent Escape to Margaritaville, Ryan's dream to create a Ben Folds jukebox musical, and Ryan's experience dancing in Hollywood with Channing Tatum. 'Uncle Bres' educates us on Hip Hop, spills about being shrunk and placed in Jackie Hoffman's purse, and tells us about his shoe box full of 'Stage Door Stories' memorabilia.The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Beloved #FriendsoftheShow James Monroe Iglehart, Hayley Podschun, Alexandra Silber March 15, 2018
This week we're so excited to be having a Very Very Very good time with the creator and host of the 'Tyler Mount Vlog' on Playbill...you guessed it: Tyler Mount! We've really got a unique bar going this week: Tyler's rocking a Reyka Vodka, Soda, and lime. Kimberly's channeling Adam Rippon with some Oyster Bay Sauv Blan. Bryan and Kevin are sticking with whiskey, Bryan choosing Hudson Manhattan Rye and Kevin a sensible Maker's Mark on the rocks.'Broadwaysted' Welcomes THE SCHOOL OF ROCK's Tony-Nominated Leading Man, Alex Brightman March 1, 2018
This week on Broadwaysted we are ready to rock with our new #FriendoftheShow, SCHOOL OF ROCK Tony nominee Alex Brightman! We're pouring out fancy martinis with Reyka Vodka while Alex spills about learning the stamina for SCHOOL OF ROCK from Elphaba, attending the movie premieres of MIGHTY DUCKS 2 and CASPER, and the incredible whirlwind experience of being nominated for a Tony in the year of the Hamil-Tony Awards.'Broadwaysted' Welcomes THE BAND'S VISIT's Andrew Polk February 22, 2018
He's appearing in his first musical on Broadway, he's our first actor from the epic Marvel Universe, and we talk about immortalizing his first sweater--lots of firsts as Andrew Polk from THE BAND'S VISIT gets Broadwaysted. This week, we're coming to you pre-matinee so we switched out the cocktails for coffee and donuts (and KIND Bars) while Andrew spills about his current gig on Broadway (the critically-acclaimed THE BAND'S VISIT) as well as his role in the binge-tastic Netflix series HOUSE OF CARDS.'Broadwaysted' Goes Live at BroadwayCon with Sierra Boggess February 15, 2018
Grab your headphones and heels because this week, we're talking cabbage with KINKY BOOTS and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY star Kyle Taylor Parker (or KTP as Kyle superfan and #MomOfTheShow Gail Cooper calls him!) We're pouring out Hudson Baby Bourbon Whiskey into special THE VIEW UPSTAIRS tumblers while Kyle spills about his recent successful solo show debut at The Green Room 42 (Spoiler Alert: Catch him there monthly now!) and the many different locations he's donned the heels and hair as Lola in KINKY BOOTS.'Broadwaysted' Celebrates BroadwayCon with a 'Live' Episode from the 'Podcast Place' February 1, 2018
BroadwayCon 2018 was an absolute blast and the Broadwaysted Team was right there for it all! We had an amazing time recording Broadwaysted Live in front of a fantastic audience with our new #FriendoftheShow Sierra Boggess (don't worry, we'll release that episode soon...) and loved every moment of our 'Stage Door Stories' panel with some of our best #FriendsoftheShow: James Monroe Iglehart, Hayley Podschun, and Alexandra Silber (which will also be popping up as an episode one of these days...) But this week, the Broadwaysted Crew is coming to you live from the BroadwayCon Marketplace where we hung out at the booth called 'Podcast Place' with some of our favorite #FriendsoftheShow!'Broadwaysted' Welcomes SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Star Wesley Taylor January 24, 2018
This week, the Broadwaysted Crew is having the 'Best Day Ever' with Wesley Taylor, one of the stars of SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS! We're pouring out a few rounds of Hudson Manhattan Rye and sharing a lot of laughs as Wesley gushes about working with Tina Landau and how the role of Plankton was 'Taylor-Made.'Broadwaysted Welcomes Actor and Broadway Up Close Founder Tim Dolan January 19, 2018
This week the Broadwaysted Crew is pouring out laughs and Maker's Mark with Tim Dolan, the hilarious and knowledgeable actor/entrepreneur behind Broadway Up Close Tours. Kevin and Bryan recently got a chance to see the Theatre District in a SPOOK-tacular way: on BUC's 'Ghostlight Tour: Haunted Broadway' featuring Tour Guide Tim himself! On this episode, Tim spills to us about his time in ALTAR BOYZ, shares some hilarious things people have asked on a tour, and sheds light on the way he developed a creative passion project into a successful business.Broadwaysted Ranks their Favorite Movie Musicals and Chats with the Cast of the Off-Broadway FRIENDS Parody January 10, 2018
This week the Broadwaysted Crew is making a list and checking it twice...though we probably should have actually checked the list twice! Bryan, Kevin, and Kimberly are pouring out a few rounds of alcoholic mango iced tea and ranking the Top 15 Movie Musicals that haven't had a notable stage production but really should (and even one that has had a stage production...whoops!) Here's the list of candidates (in no specific order): SING STREET, HERCULES, MULAN, ALL THAT JAZZ, LA LA LAND, SOUTH PARK: BIGGER, LONGER, & UNCUT, 8 MILE, THAT THING YOU DO, THIS IS SPINAL TAP, PURPLE RAIN, A HARD DAY'S NIGHT, ENCHANTED, THE JUNGLE BOOK, PITCH PERFECT, and HIGH SOCIETY.Broadwaysted Welcomes Andrew Briedis Back to Talk about the Best Performances of 2017 January 5, 2018
2017 was an incredible year for NYC theater and this week, the Broadwaysted crew is toasting the Best of 2017 and the excitement of 2018 in style! We're thrilled to be coming to you from the beautiful Fine & Rare on 37th street where we're enjoying incredible cocktails like a Smoked Old Fashioned with one of our best #FriendsoftheShow, Annoying Actor Friend Andrew Briedis.