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Looking for Theatre Podcasts that are NOT about musicals

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JBroadway
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Hey all, I just started getting into podcasts recently, but I've been hesitant to start any theatre-related podcasts because it seems like all the ones that come up are related to musicals and/or are very Broadway-centric. And that's just not what I'm looking for in a theatre podcast.

Does anyone have any recommendations for podcasts that focus more on plays and/or Off-Broadway and/or theatre history? It can either be interviews with artists or other kinds of discussion-based podcasts. I also enjoy following the London theatre scene, so that's a potential area of interest as well.  

Thanks! 

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joined:11/14/13
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JBroadway said: "Hey all, I just started getting into podcasts recently, but I've been hesitant to start any theatre-related podcasts because it seems like all the ones that come up are related to musicals and/or are very Broadway-centric. And that's just not what I'm looking for in a theatre podcast.

Does anyone have any recommendations for podcasts that focus more on plays and/or Off-Broadway and/or theatre history? It can either be interviews with artists or other kinds of discussion-based podcasts. I also enjoy following the London theatre scene, so that's a potential area of interest as well.

Thanks!
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3 On The Aisle -- sometimes their conversations are very broadway-centric, but they typically tie it into larger themes in theater throughout the country. It's less "These are the broadway shows I love!" and more "How is the theater-scape changing through the country"

jbird5
Broadway Star
joined:12/20/15
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Maxamoo is a diverse bunch of theater connected millennials who tend to focus more on the off Broadway scene. Broadway Radio also has some short features on weekends that often are focused on plays.
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Harriet Craig
Understudy
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Public Square (the Public Theater)

Live at the Lortel (interviews, conducted live at the Lortel, with people involved in the theater in various capacities; the one I listened to most recently was with John Benjamin Hickey, but they have also done interviews with, among others, Rebecca Taichman, Richard Nelson, and John Doyle)

Shakespeare Unlimited (podcast of the Folger Shakespeare Library; obviously Shakespeare-centric, often interviews with people who have written books about Shakespeare)

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Featured Actor
joined:8/15/16
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The Context is a great podcast about dramaturgy

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JBroadway
Broadway Legend
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Love it! Thanks folks! Keep ‘em coming if you have them!
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I’ve listened to a lot of The Compass, in which the host interviews other struggling actors (not famous Broadway people). It can be kind of depressing, but is much more “real” than the more publicity-oriented ones.

Downstage Center is an oldie but a goodie with lots of theater legends of all kinds.