When Marina Tempelsman and Nicco Aeed announced they were doing a six-month residency at The PIT (The People's Improv Theater) creating a different play each month, I knew I had to call them to find out more. Luckily, Marina and Nicco answered my call and filled me in on this great project! With Marina and Nicco's unique brand of humor, Unpacking: A Ghost Story Told In The Dark, playing at The PIT from Feb. 21-26, takes place in the dark with the audience lighting the stage with flashlights, focuses on fears of the dark, commitment, and ghosts of past relationships!
Last April was the first time I got to interview Seth Sikes when he was making his triumphant return to Feinstein's/54 Below with his show Seth Sikes Sings Judy Garland. Almost a year later, Seth answered my call again to talk about his new show, Seth Sikes Sings Liza Minnelli which will be at Feinstein's/54 Below on Liza's actual 70th Birthday, Sat, March 12 at 9:30pm! As a Liza fan myself, it's exciting to get to interview Seth about this tribute show to one of the greatest living legends!
Call Answered: Interview with Scott Turner Schofield, Daytime Television's first openly transgender actor
As a gay man, I know what it's like to feel different. While I always knew I was a man, there are a lot of people out there who feel they were born the wrong gender. Scott Turner Schofield is the first openly transgender actor on Daytime Television, appearing in CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful." It’s an honor to interview Scott about paving a new path for transgender actors, starring on "The Bold and the Beautiful," what he looks for in a date, how he improves his life by 1% everyday, & his coming out story.
In 2012 I got to interview Telly Leung while he was starring in the Broadway revival of Godspell. Well, four years later, Telly is back on the Great White Way in Allegiance, starring Lea Salonga and George Takei! Telly recently released his second CD Songs for You, featuring classic songs from Pop, Jazz, R&B, and Broadway. Telly is also taking part in Inspirational Broadway at B.B. Kings on Monday, February 15 at 7:30pm. The one night only concert features Broadway, Gospel, Pop, and Rock classics with a stirring and spiritual twist!
It's been four years since I first spoke with Kyle Dean Massey! It's great to catch up with him & discuss his upcoming Feinstein's/54 Below debut! Kyle Dean will be performing at Feinstein's/54 Below on Jan. 30 & Feb. 10 at 9:30pm! In this concert, Kyle Dean looks back, not at the things that were, but at the things that weren’t. Come listen to Kyle Dean share songs he was not able to share the way he wanted until now.