San Antonio Interviews

The latest interviews about live + streaming theatre in San Antonio.

Interview: Luis Salgado of ON YOUR FEET! THE STORY OF EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN at Majestic San Antonio
by Bryan Stanton - December 21, 2022

On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan is sweeping the nation in it's second national tour. Today BroadwayWorld was able to sit down with Director and Choreographer, Luis Salgado to learn about the journey this production has taken....

Interview: Gaby Albo of ON YOUR FEET! THE STORY OF EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN at National Tour
by Bryan Stanton - December 18, 2022

After seeing the wonderful touring production of On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan at the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio we had the chance to sit down with the phenomenal Gaby Albo who plays Gloria in the National Tour to learn a little bit about her journey in theatre up to this p...

Maks and Val Chmerkovskiy Talk MAKS & VAL: STRIPPED DOWN Tour, DANCING WITH THE STARS & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 10, 2021

Maks and Val Chmerkovskiy are back on stage with their 'Stripped Down' tour, showing audiences a whole new side of the dancing duo. Featuring dance, comedy, and personal stories from the lives of the Chmerkovskiy brothers, the Maks & Val: Stripped Down tour will make you laugh, cry, and everything i...

John Boyd of ANTIGONE at The Classic Theatre Of San Antonio
by Ashley Corbaley - April 14, 2021

The Classic Theatre of San Antonio's ANTIGONE is now playing at the Botanical Garden! BWW was fortunate to chat with John Boyd who plays Creon in the production about his experience. ...

Karen Maness, Texas Performing Arts (TPA) Scenic Art Supervisor talks McNay Art Museum and TPA partnership
by Kathy Strain - October 28, 2020

Karen L. Maness is a UT Lecturer and Texas Performing Arts Scenic Art Supervisor. Maness is the co-author of The Art of The Hollywood Backdrop, the definitive behind-the-scenes history of Hollywood’s cinematic backdrops and the scenic artists who brought them to the big screen. BWW recently caught ...

Paul Tinder of SHE KILLS MONSTERS at Performing Arts San Antonio
by Ashley Corbaley - June 15, 2020

With theatre's closed across the globe because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Performing Arts San Antonio is allowing audiences to see the next show in their Season's lineup without leaving their living room! PASA's latest production, SHE KILLS MONSTERS will be available for streaming in August. BWW reac...

Andrew Samonsky of COME FROM AWAY at Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - February 24, 2020

The story of Newfoundland and the town of Gander was a chance to remember the good in so many. COME FROM AWAY is an amazing true story of how 7,000 people were stranded in Gander and how the good in everyone was quickly discovered. BWW was able to chat recently with Andrew Samonsky who plays Kevin a...

Andy Meyers of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER at The Public Theater
by Kathy Strain - February 21, 2020

As the Public Theater prepares to wrap up its run of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, it was fun to chat with Andy Meyers who plays the part of…well…of…many characters central to the story. Read below to see just how Meyers keeps up with the high jinx adventures that make A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE ...

Beau Bradshaw of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL at Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - January 23, 2020

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL seems to be the kind of show that many people might consider a show for children. But, in looking further, you can see that THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is a great show for all ages. So much fun packed into a short period of time. The message will warm your heart. The music will surpr...

Jackie Nguyen of MISS SAIGON at Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - January 06, 2020

In today's world there are so many stories of trial and triumph, sacrifice and success, loss and love. MISS SAIGON is such a story that shows all of this and keeps everyone engaged and emotional. BWW caught up with Jackie Nguyen recently for a chance to find out how MISS SAIGON is her very own mothe...

Mariah Lyttle of THE COLOR PURPLE at Bass Hall and AT&T Performing Arts Center
by Kyle Christopher West - December 23, 2019

Newcomer Mariah Lyttle hasn't exactly pounded the New York City pavement quite yet, but it's not a reflection on her motivation or hard work. In fact, the young actress barely crossed the graduation stage before headlining a regional production of THE WIZ, which closed only moments before she booked...

Jessica Sherman of DEAR EVAN HANSEN at Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - December 19, 2019

DEAR EVAN HANSEN continues to sell-out shows all over North America as it makes its ways from city to city. It's been a show that brings on conversations with families, friends, and acquaintances as to how to connect to each other and be honest with each other. BWW recently caught up with Jessica Sh...

Bella Hicks of RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER at Tobin Center For The Performing Arts
by Kathy Strain - December 16, 2019

RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER is a Christmas tradition for many around the world. The stop motion animated TV special first aired in 1964. It was a Rankin/Bass Production that had children looking forward to it every year. The show was a reminder to all that no matter who you are, no matter what yo...

Steven Wendt of BLUE MAN GROUP At Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - November 19, 2019

BLUE MAN GROUP has been performing all over the world for more than 25 years. Cities like New York, Las Vegas, and Berlin have permanent residencies of the hysterical, light-hearted, multifaceted group. There is also a tour of BLUE MAN GROUP that love to entertain audiences all over North America. T...

Courtney Martin of NICK, JR. LIVE! at Tobin Center For The Performing Arts
by Kathy Strain - November 14, 2019

Children and parents have loved Nick, Jr. and the programming available to entertain and educate. The shows are always upbeat and happy as characters teach children many things. As NICK,JR.LIVE tours around North America, children can experience what it's like to see some of their favorite character...

Rachel Holdman And Emilie Miller of THE LAST FIVE YEARS at Openstage Theatre Company
by Ashley Corbaley - November 08, 2019

San Antonio's newest Theater, Openstage Theatre Company, is bringing Jason Robert Brown's THE LAST FIVE YEARS to life! Openstage is putting everything they have into sharing such a moving tale of love, following your dreams, and the consequences of the choices we make. The story follows the ups and ...

Timothy Gulan of CATS at Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - October 26, 2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS has won many awards over the years including seven Tony Awards. CATS has been rediscovered by audiences everywhere and will be coming to San Antonio, Texas and the Majestic Theatre from October 29-November 3, 2019. BWW caught up with Timothy Gulan who plays the part of Bus...

Jimmy Smagula of LES MISERABLES at Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - September 12, 2019

As LES MISERABLES continues to tour in North America, audiences continue to enjoy this timeless musical. The musical adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel, is one show that no one should miss. As the show continues its journey, BWW caught up with Jimmy Smagula who plays the comedic relief, Thenardier....

Taylor Paige Henderson, Shane Glenn Vickers, Audrey Davis, Courtnie Mercer And Ken Urso of MATILDA at The Public Theater Of San Antonio
by Ashley Corbaley - July 10, 2019

The 2013 Tony Award Winning, MATILDA finds a place to share its powerful story at The Public Theater this summer! The highly anticipated giant of a musical, features a cast of 38 powerhouse actors, glorious lighting and more than a little magic. BWW sat down with some of the cast and crew at the Pub...

Brooke Singer of CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE 90'S MUSICAL at Dallas' Winspear Opera House
by Kyle Christopher West - May 14, 2019

Texas-born Brooke Singer is no stranger to the stage. In fact, she's been performing professionally since before most of her peers had picked their first extra-curricular activity. And now, after years of sailing the world playing famous Disney characters like Belle and performing in the world premi...

Carol Beaugard as Yente in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF on Tour
by Kathy Strain - March 26, 2019

When the first production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF opened on Broadway, many wondered how it would do post war and what people would think of the strong history of the Jewish people of Russia. It didn't take long to find out that the show was a hit amongst many theater goers and has made history itself...

Mike McLean as Captain Georg von Trapp in THE SOUND OF MUSIC on Tour
by Kathy Strain - March 06, 2019

THE SOUND OF MUSIC is a spectacular show with amazing music and a riveting story to go along with it. As there touring company of THE SOUND OF MUSIC prepares to come to San Antonio, Texas from March 8 to March 10, BWW had a chance to chat with Captain Georg von Trapp (played by Mike McLean) and find...

Mom Tiffany Jenkins on Juggling the Jenkins, her road to overcoming addiction and raising her children
by Kathy Strain - February 20, 2019

Tiffany Jenkins appears to many as a typical stay-at-home mom raising three young children. Seeing her videos and reading her posts, you quickly realize that Jenkins is anything but typical. She is honest and open as she shared with her audiences the life she used to live that included addiction and...

Catching Up With Stephen Brower, One Of the Stars Of ANASTASIA On Tour
by Kathy Strain - January 30, 2019

Stephen Brower made his Broadway debut in the Broadway company of Anastasia. Beginning as a vacation cover, he soon joined the ensemble as a 'Dmitry' understudy and had the opportunity to go on in the role several times. Now he's back out on the road with Anastasia and has stepped into the role of t...

Christine Dwyer as Jenna in WAITRESS on Tour
by Kathy Strain - January 03, 2019

WAITRESS is a wonderful show that has been entertaining audiences all over North America as it tours. San Antonio, Texas and the Majestic Theatre will have a chance to host this amazing show from January 8-13, 2019. BWW San Antonio recently caught up with Christine Dwyer who is currently playing the...

Susan Moniz as Madame Giry in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Tour
by Kathy Strain - November 28, 2018

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA first opened in London's West End in 1986 and later on Broadway in 1988. It continues to be among the most popular shows visitors have to see when in New York and continues to hold the record for the longest running show in Broadway history. As the show tours around North Am...

Mystic Inscho as Zack in SCHOOL OF ROCK
by Kathy Strain - October 25, 2018

SCHOOL OF ROCK has been getting positive reviews everywhere they perform. The story is fun, the music is entertaining and the actors blow your mind when you see them giving their all to the show. One actor, Mystic Inscho, plays the role of Zack as SCHOOL OF ROCK tours around North America. At the yo...

Taylor Bloom as Paul Simon in THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY
by Kathy Strain - October 18, 2018

The music of Simon and Garfunkel has been enjoyed by many generations. Their music has become timeless. Continuing to pay tribute to the singing duo, THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY shares many songs as the audience is carried away to a different time and place when the stories the songs told became ant...

Gavin Pring as George Harrison in THE FAB FOUR
by Kathy Strain - September 26, 2018

With so many Beatles' tribute bands around, it's sometimes difficult to try to figure out which one is most authentic and who is sincere in their desire to keep the Beatles' music alive. One such band, THE FAB FOUR, has been traveling all over the world and proving time and time again, that the Beat...

Andy Richardson in WICKED at the Majestic Theatre
by Kathy Strain - September 21, 2018

As WICKED continues to entertain audiences all over the world, it has proven that WICKED has true staying power. It's full of entertainment from start to finish and everywhere in between. WICKED is beloved and enjoyed by all ages and many who are happy to see it again and again. It will be in San An...

Dalis Allen - Producer of the Kerrville Folk Festival
by Kathy Strain - May 24, 2018

Every year, Quiet Valley Ranch just outside the small town of Kerrville, Texas is transformed into a musical wonderland as the Kerrville Folk Festival is presented for 18 days. It showcases singer/songwriters who show passion and joy for the art of folk music. People come from all over the world to ...

Taylor Gray as Jerry Lee Lewis in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET on Tour
by Kathy Strain - February 07, 2018

In a recording studio in Memphis, Tennessee on a chilly December evening, four musicians came together for a visit and an impromptu jam session. That jam session at the famed Sun Record Studios would go down in history because the four musicians have become known as some of the greatest musicians in...

J. Daughtry as Harpo in THE COLOR PURPLE on Tour
by Kathy Strain - February 01, 2018

THE COLOR PURPLE is the story of a young girl named Celie who must overcome so many trials and troubles of growing up an African American girl in Georgia at the beginning of the 20th Century. She must navigate all of her personal problems while protecting the women around her. One important characte...

by Kyle Christopher West - November 14, 2017

Not only does actress Karen Ziemba have a career for the history books, but her work in 2017 alone has been jam-packed with credits most performers would trade their career for. Since making her Broadway debut in A CHORUS LINE in 1975, Ms. Ziemba has worked steadily on the stages of New York, starri...

BWW Video Interview: Jeff Jeffers and Kate Glasheen in CONSTELLATIONS
by Kathy Strain - November 01, 2017

The Playhouse in San Antonio is presenting a play by Nick Payne called CONSTELLATIONS and stars Jeff Jeffers and Kate Glasheen as Roland and Marianne; two people navigating life together and finding just what binds them....

Heather Botts as Anna in THE KING & I on Tour
by Kathy Strain - October 16, 2017

THE KING & I is an award winning musical that has enthralled audiences for many years. From its Broadway Premiere in 1951, Rogers and Hammerstein's adaptation of Margaret Landon's novel, Anna and the King of Siam, and through many revivals and an award winning movie, it has been enjoyed by generat...

by Kathy Strain - August 24, 2017

What can be said about THE PRINCESS BRIDE that has not already been said? It is one of those movies that many people quote word for word. They watch it over and over and over and over again. Fans can't get enough. It's the go to movie for friends who don't know what movie to watch when sitting aroun...

Kate Shindle as Alison Bechdel in FUN HOME
by Kathy Strain - August 03, 2017

Kate Shindle seemed to be one of the busiest entertainers in the theater industry. When she's not busy with her responsibilities as president of Actor's Equity, she is also busy touring with the First National Tour of FUN HOUSE. As she prepares to come to San Antonio, Texas and the Tobin Center for ...

BWW Video Interview: HAIRSPRAY Stars Kass Ortiz and David Nanny
by Kathy Strain - July 24, 2017

HAIRSPRAY continues to entertain audiences in San Antonio as it plays at the Playhouse. Recently, BWW San Antonio caught up with its two stars, Kass Ortiz as Tracy and David Nanny as Edna to chat about HAISPRAY, the characters and what the show means to them....

Darcy Stewart as Mrs. Wormwood in MATILDA THE MUSICAL on Tour
by Kathy Strain - May 30, 2017

Have you ever looked back on your childhood and wished you could do things differently? Have you known people who had less than perfect childhoods? Bullying and parental neglect are just part of poor Matilda's young life as she tries to find her way. MATILDA THE MUSICAL is a family-fun show and is c...


Pretty Woman - The Musical in San Antonio Pretty Woman - The Musical
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts (1/31 - 2/1)

My Fair Lady (National tour) in San Antonio My Fair Lady (National tour)
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts (1/20 - 1/21)

BUY NOW & SAVE Tracker
Jet Fuel in San Antonio Jet Fuel
Bishop Arts Theatre Center (8/8 - 8/25)
Come From Away (Non-Equity) in San Antonio Come From Away (Non-Equity)
Plaza Theatre (3/8 - 3/10)
Les Miserables in San Antonio Les Miserables
Plaza Theatre (12/12 - 12/17)
The Boys in the Band in San Antonio The Boys in the Band
The Classic Theatre of San Antonio (6/6 - 6/23)
Beetlejuice in San Antonio Beetlejuice
Majestic Theatre (2/13 - 2/18)
It's A Wonderful Vida in San Antonio It's A Wonderful Vida
McCreless Theater (12/7 - 12/17)
Clue in San Antonio Clue
Majestic Theatre (6/25 - 6/30)

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