Joseph F. Panarello

Joseph F. Panarello Joe Panarello is one of those people who have most certainly been born with theater in their blood. As an actor, Joe has played such varied roles as Harry Roat in Frederick Knott's Wait Until Dark, Jimmy Smith in No, No Nanette and Lazer Wolf in Fiddler on the Roof a vehicle he's performed in several times and designed the sets for on one occasion. He's also directed productions of Thornton Wilder's Our Town, Neil Simon's Barefoot in the Park and Henrich Ibsen's Peer Gynt. Joe is a respected author who has written over 100 articles for BWW. Although his latest work, The Authoritative History of Corduroy won't be published until this summer, it is already being translated into several different languages by a group of polyglot nuns in Tormento, Italy.. The proceeds from their labors will go to the restoration of the nearby Cathedral of Gorgonzola.



Tristan MacManus and the Boston PopsTristan MacManus and the Boston Pops
Posted: Jun. 2, 2018

BWW Interview: Keith Lockhart Discusses 2018 Season of the Boston PopsBWW Interview: Keith Lockhart Discusses 2018 Season of the Boston Pops
Posted: May. 10, 2018

BWW Interview: Up Close and Personal with TORCH SONG's Michael Urie
November 2, 2018

Michael Urie chats about Vanessa Williams, Mercedes Ruehl and TORCH SONG

Tristan MacManus and the Boston Pops
June 2, 2018

Irish dancer Tristan MacManus to headline DANCE TO THE MOVIES with the Boston Pops

BWW Interview: Keith Lockhart Discusses 2018 Season of the Boston Pops
May 10, 2018

A season of Broadway, Bernstein and the Boston Pops

BWW Interview: John Davidson Joins FINDING NEVERLAND
July 6, 2017

The 60's heartthrob changes his image with Captain Hook

BWW Interview: Keith Lockhart Discusses the Boston Pops 2017 Season
May 16, 2017

Maestro Keith Lockhart talks about Sondheim, Latifah, John Williams and more!

BWW Interview: IN TRANSIT's James Snyder Discusses Singing and His Upcoming Green Room Concert
May 10, 2017

Singing techniques, Green Room concert and IN TRANSIT are topics James Snyder likes to talk about.

Keith Lockhart Talks about TV Special and Holiday Pops
November 25, 2016

The Maestro talks about the upcoming Holiday Pops concerts as well as the new Christmas Special for PBS

BWW Interview: Josh Grisetti, the SOMETHING ROTTEN Star Encounters the Deity
September 27, 2016

The SOMETHING ROTTEN star discusses his show as well as his visit with the Supreme Being

BWW Interview: Ben Curtis, From 'Dell Dude' to 'Connor Stephens'
July 20, 2016

Actor Ben Curtis talks about his role in 'The Crusade of Connor Stephens' as well as some upcoming musical gigs.

BWW Interview: Keith Lockhart Discusses Mandy Patinkin, Sutton Foster and More
May 2, 2016

Maestro Keith Lockhart chats about Mandy Patinkin, Sutton Foster and the 2016 season of the Boston Pops

BWW Interview: SHE LOVES ME'S Zachary Levi Dances With the Fans
April 18, 2016

Actor Zachary Levi discusses his role in SHE LOVES ME, his film career and the upbeat way he entertainsfans at the stage door!

BWW Interview: David Furr Is Banged Up and Bruised in NOISES OFF
February 22, 2016

David Furr has bruises; lots and lots of bruises. In his stellar performance as Gary Lejeune in the current revival of Michael Frayne's hilarious NOISES OFF, Furr slides on a floor scattered with sardines, stumbles down one staircase. slips across a balcony, gets his foot caught in a box of theatrical props, wields a hatchet and falls down yet another staircase which crumbles apart as he does so. It's an understatement to say that his role is physically demanding.

BWW Interview: Drew Seigla- Don't Mute This Tenor
February 17, 2016

Drew Seigla, who is THE FANTASTICKS' current Mute, branches out as an opera director and concert performer

BWW Interview: Keith Lockhart Talks Christmas at the Boston Pops
December 2, 2015

At this time of the year children all over the world are in a state of excitement. Of course they're all eager for Santa to visit leaving them toys and other gifts, but there are the lights, the animated store windows, the promise of ice skating and the wonderful sounds of Christmas carols in the air. It all puts the wonder in the eyes of the younger ones.

BWW Interview: Bobby Steggert Discusses Playing Toulouse-Lautrec in MY PARIS
July 28, 2015

Bobby Steggert discusses MY PARIS, in whiuch he plays French artist Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, The show is now playing at Connecticut's Norma Terris Theater in Chester.

BWW Interview: ON THE TOWN's Tony Yazbeck on His Birdland Concert and Debut Album!
June 23, 2015

ON THE TOWN star discusses his show as well as his upcoming show at Birdland and his debut album.

BWW Interview: Keith Lockhart talks Bernadette Peters and Audra MacDonald at the Boston Pops
May 11, 2015

Maestro Keith Lockhart chats about the 2015 season of the Boston Pops, Benadette Peters, Audra MacDonald and many other performers from the Great White Way

BWW Interview: IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU's Nick Spangler on His Broadway Return, 54 Below Debut & More!
May 5, 2015

Broadway actor Nick Spangler discusses IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU, his upcoming performance at 54 Below and impending fatherhood

BWW Interview: James Snyder talks about EVER AFTER and Birdland
April 29, 2015

James Snyder discusses his long run in IF/THEN, his upcoming role in EVER AFTER and his concert at Birdland

BWW Interviews: Ed Watts on His Return to THE FANTASTICKS!
February 3, 2015

Ed Watts, the current El Gallo in THE FANTASTICKS talks about SCANDALOUS, SUPERMAN and his current role in Off-Broadway's longest running musical