Our Favorite Things #35: CastAlbums.org & ABroadwayBoy

Every week director Robert W Schneider and actor Kevin David Thomas pull back the curtain on neglected, forgotten, and under appreciated musicals, as well as bizarre performances, endearing television appearances, and all things show business.

This week: Two internet goodies!

#35 ED DIXON, Actor

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With forty six years worth of Broadway credits to his name Ed Dixon is one of New York’s most beloved actors. From his first Broadway appearance, tapping alongside Ruby Keeler in No, No Nanette, to his newest play Georgie, a one man show about the legendary character actor George Rose, Ed is truly a renaissance man of the theatre.

In this tell all interview, Ed opens up to Rob & Kevin about what it was like to work with legends Busby Berkley, Charles Durning, Christine Ebersole, and Kevin Spacey. Plus, how he overcame a substance abuse addiction to give himself a second act on life.

Our Favorite Things #34: The Last of Sheila & Family Guy

Every week director Robert W Schneider and actor Kevin David Thomas pull back the curtain on neglected, forgotten, and under appreciated musicals, as well as bizarre performances, endearing television appearances, and all things show business.

This week: Stephen & Seth!

#34 2016-2017 SEASON w/ Todd Buonopane, Broadway Stories Host

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Get out your calendars as Rob, Kevin and special guest Todd Buonopane, host of the amazing podcast Broadway Stories, sit down and discuss all the shows slated to open in the 2016-2017 Season. From plays to musicals, revivals to special events, these three folks cover it all! Plus: Donny & Marie’s summer stock appearances, the brilliance of The Great Muppet Caper, and Alton Brown’s dinner theatre experience!

Listen to Broadway Stories here: http://apple.co/2d6wjcJ

 

 

Our Favorite Things #33: Barbara Harris & Moon Over Broadway

Every week director Robert W Schneider and actor Kevin David Thomas pull back the curtain on neglected, forgotten, and under appreciated musicals, as well as bizarre performances, endearing television appearances, and all things show business.

This week: Two great comic actresses get their due!

 

#33 SCOTT WISE, Tony Award Winning Dancer

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Fosse.Bennett.Robbins. Scott Wise got to know and work with them all. His incredible dancing skills were featured in 13 Broadway musicals including A Chorus Line, Cats, Carrie, and Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, for which he won the Tony Award.

Scott sits down and talks to Rob and Kevin about what it was like to be embraced by Jerome Robbins, learn from Michael Bennett, and how consistently never stop learning. Plus: Memories of Carrie, meeting an unknown Jerry Seinfeld, and how a photo booth in Times Square launched his career!

For more info on Scott’s dance program, visit here: https://www.finelinetheatrearts.com/welcome.html

Our Favorite Things #32: Ghost Light & BlueGobo.com

Every week director Robert W Schneider and actor Kevin David Thomas pull back the curtain on neglected, forgotten, and under appreciated musicals, as well as bizarre performances, endearing television appearances, and all things show business.

This week: The power of illumination!