Jaclyn Layman is a theater enthusiast and stay at home mom who graduated from New York University in 2007 with a BA in Vocal Music Education and a concentration in Musical Theater. She has directed many children and teen musical theater productions and now spends most of her time singing to her kiddos, seeing shows and listening to Broadway cast albums.
I had the distinct honor of speaking with Broadway Legend Tommy Tune about his upcoming collaboration with the enchanting Chita Rivera coming to MAYO Morristown Performing Arts Center on March 24th at 8pm. CHITA & TUNE: JUST IN TIME is a unique concert event that pairs two of Broadway's most revered legends. Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune collectively have won 12 Tony Awards and this iconic Broadway coupling is guaranteed to razzle dazzle audiences everywhere. The stars will showcase the artistry and history that has made them stars of the Great White Way and beyond. The duo will be accompanied by a trio of superb Broadway musicians.BWW Interview: Eddie Brigati of EDDIE BRIGATI: AFTER THE RASCALS at The Cutting Room February 19, 2018
What does it mean to be happy, anyway? Can one maintain happiness in the most stressful, unpleasant circumstances? Is happiness a big picture idea; something we need to see through to the end to truly recognize?These are huge questions with even more massive answers but Clever Little Lies manages to unpack thoseanswers with love and humor and yes, sometimes a ton of discomfort and strife.BWW Interview: Harriett Trangucci of CLEVER LITTLE LIES at Bickford Theater at The Morris Museum April 19, 2017
Come and meet the star of 42nd Street! I had the privilege of chatting with the very talentedMatthew J. Taylor, who plays Julian Marsh in this exciting production. We talk about life on the road, beloved timeless musicals, preserving vocal health and New Jersey's outstanding Westminster Choir College.