Theater Talk: Billy Crudup, David Cale & Leigh Silverman Talk HARRY CLARKETheater Talk: Billy Crudup, David Cale & Leigh Silverman Talk HARRY CLARKE
by Theater Talk - Apr 16, 2018

In this episode, playwright David Cale, actor Billy Crudup and director Leigh Silverman discuss their production Cale's riveting play, HARRY CLARKE, on THEATER TALK with Jason Zinoman of 'The New York Times' and Susan Haskins-Doloff. (more...)

Theater Talk: Chatting with the Creative Team of THE BAND'S VISITTheater Talk: Chatting with the Creative Team of THE BAND'S VISIT
by Theater Talk - Dec 21, 2017

In this episode, The Band's Visit songwriter David Yazbek and book writer Itamar Moses discuss their work on the celebrated new musical based on a popular 2007 Israeli film about an Egyptian police band stranded in a small town in the Negev Desert. Co-hosted by Jesse Green of The New York Times and Susan Haskins-Doloff. (more...)

Theater Talk: Julie Taymor Celebrates THE LION KING's Birthday!Theater Talk: Julie Taymor Celebrates THE LION KING's Birthday!
by Theater Talk - Nov 27, 2017

Director Julie Taymor joins Susan Haskins-Doloff and guest co-host Donna Hanover of Arts in the City to look back at creating her masterpiece of musical theater, The Lion King (the most lucrative production in history), and reflect on how she herself responds to the work now, 20 years after it opened. The three are then joined by writer David Henry Hwang to discuss Taymor's new production of Hwang's Tony Award-winning play, M. Butterfly, which he has significantly rewritten for this Broadway revival. Also on the show, Jelani Remy, now playing the adult Simba in the The Lion King on Broadway, performs Endless Night, a song from the show with lyrics by Taymor. (more...)

Theater Talk: Chattin' with Michael Musto, Murray Hill, Bridget Everett & More!Theater Talk: Chattin' with Michael Musto, Murray Hill, Bridget Everett & More!
by Theater Talk - Nov 6, 2017

Cabaret favorites Murray Hill, Bridget Everett with producer Daniel Nardicio of Club Cumming talk about developing and bringing their style of entertainment to audiences in NYC, as well as around the world, as they prepare for Musto Duets Deux, a benefit for Gays Against Guns starring guest co-host Michael Musto at the popular new hot spot that Nardicio owns with actor Alan Cumming. (more...)

Theater Talk: What's New This Fall? Catch a Season Preview!Theater Talk: What's New This Fall? Catch a Season Preview!
by Theater Talk - Oct 30, 2017

In this episode of THEATER TALK, preview the 2017 fall theater season with Michael Musto (NewNowNext.com), Patrick Pacheco (L.A. Times), Elisabeth Vincentelli (The New York Times, The New Yorker, Newsday), guest co-host Jesse Green (The New York Times) and executive producer/co-host Susan Haskins-Doloff. The productions they discuss include 'SpongeBob SquarePants,' 'The Band's Visit,' 'Once on this Island,' 'M. Butterfly,' Junk,' 'Meteor Shower,' 'The Parisian Woman,' 'Farinelli and the King, John Leguizamo's Latin History For Morons, Time and the Conways, Torch Song, The Wolves, Oedipus el Rey and more. (more...)