Isabella Basco is a Masters in Journalism student at Georgetown University. While she plans on pursuing a career in communications, musical theater will always have a piece of her heart. She looks forward to combining both her interests in the arts and journalism.
The Great American Songbook consists of the country's greatest popular songs and jazz standards - a staple of Americans' musical history. At the intimate Sprenger Theater at the Atlas Performing Arts Center, director Brian J. Shaw and company perform renowned composer Jerome Kern's greatest hits in a delightful cabaret.BWW Interview: CHATTING WITH THE WILD PARTY CAST AT CONSTELLATION THEATRE COMPANY September 27, 2017
At the Constellation Theatre, D.C.-based actors Jimmy Mavrikes and Farrell Parker are wowing audiences with their riveting portrayals of flawed lovers, Queenie and Burrs, a vaudevillian clown. Both feel the need to recapture the fire that brought them together, so they decide to throw a party which Mavrikes describes as a rollercoaster. They sat down with D.C. correspondent Isabella Basco to discuss the show and why audiences should watch the show playing now until October 29, 2017.BWW Review: GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING at NextStop Theatre August 3, 2017
Beautiful voices, smooth dance moves and classic theater tunes that will make you swoon, melt and sigh are why we keep going back to the theatre, particularly when it comes to Rodgers & Hammerstein. As pioneers in musical theatre, they set a standard for the stage that has influenced the art to this day. Theatre companies continue to sing, dance and convey the unforgettable words & scores of the revolutionary duo and the company of 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's A Grand Night for Singing' at NextStop Theatre carries the torch beautifully.BWW Review: Monumental Theatre Company Takes on Admirable Risk with BONNIE AND CLYDE July 21, 2017
Broadway World correspondent Isabella Basco interviews 'Jane the Virgin' star Jaime Camil, who plays Rogelio de la Vega as he receives the Inspiration Award from GALA Theatre in Washington D.C. He talks about Hispanic representation in the media and why the show is so loved.VIDEO: 'IN THE HEIGHTS' CAST DIARIES at GALA Theatre May 18, 2017
The U.S. premiere in Spanish of the ground-breaking musical In The Heights. Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, with book by Quiara Alegria Hudes, music and lyrics by Mr. Miranda will conclude the 41rd main stage season of Teatro Gala. Check out the cast in dress rehearsal photos below!