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"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes back Tony, Drama Desk, and Theatre World Award Winner Joanna Gleason who this time around discusses starring in Roundabout Theatre Company's "Sons of the Prophet," her upcoming book "Rancho Mirage," reflecting on "Into The Woods" and Bette Midler's show "Bette," as well as other everyday details of her life and career!
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes rising actor Claybourne Elder who's making his Broadway debut in "Bonnie & Clyde." Claybourne discusses what attracted him to "Bonnie & Clyde," what it means to be making his Broadway debut, what it was like to perform in the "80th Birthday Celebration of Sondheim," as well as other everyday details of his life and career!
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes rising actress, singer, and writer Melissa van der Schyff who is currently starring in Broadway's "Bonnie & Clyde." Melissa discusses returning to Broadway, how she identifies with her character of "Blanche" in "Bonnie & Clyde," being a songwriter, animation writer, and voiceover artist, as well as other everyday details of her life and career!
There is a hot new Off-Broadway musical in town called "Temple of the Souls" and I had the honor of interviewing the writer, director, and co-composer. What makes this show and interview so special is that the creatives behind the show are two generations of women from the same family. The grandmother, Anita Velez-Mitchell wrote the book while one granddaughter, Anika Paris, is the co-composer, and her other granddaughter, Lorca Peress, is the director. Not only did generational and family ties influence the show, but it also shaped this interview.
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes Andrea Marcovicci, who has been dubbed "The High Priestess of the American Songbook" by The New York Times. Andrea is celebrating 25 years of performing at The Oak Room in NYC's famed Algonquin Hotel with a new show "No Strings" through December 30. Here Andrea talks with me about 25 years of performing at The Oak Room, her new show, her process in putting a show together, having songs written for her, teaching, and other everyday details of her life and career!
"Adaumbelle's Quest" and two-time Tony Award Nominee and co-founder of Broadway Impact, Gavin Creel make some "Noise!" Gavin and I discuss gay marriage, the future of Broadway Impact, and how his new single "Noise" (co-written by Robbie Roth) and accompanying video (created with Andrew Keenan-Bolger) will help continue the fight for marriage equality!
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes rising actor Peter Matthew Connolly who discusses starring in Trinity Rep's annual holiday show "A Christmas Carol" which runs through December 30, the 50th Anniversary of Shelagh Delaney's "A Taste of Honey," as well as other everyday details of his life and career!
Caroline Selia is a rising performer who is currently starring in Metropolis Opera Project's "One Hot Kitchen" through December 11 at Medicine Show Theatre in NYC. Here she discusses working with playwright David Caudle, studying and performing electronica opera, and other everyday details of her life and career!
Ben Pegg is rising singer/songwriter who recently released his self-titled debut album. I was first introduced to Ben this past summer while I was vacationing in Provincetown, MA. Ben was performing outside of Town Hall and as soon as I heard him sing, I became an instant fan! With the large crowd gathering around, Ben is definitely attracting attention! Here Ben discusses his musical influences, releasing his self-titled debut album, choosing acoustic music over other genres of music, and other everyday details of his life and career!
Jake Silbermann is a rising performer and co-founder of Camisade Theatre Company. He's best known for originating the controversial role of "Noah Mayer" on CBS' "As The World Turns." Jake can currently be seen in Camisade Theatre Company's world premiere play "Derby Day" by Samuel Brett Williams from November 30-December 17 at The Clurman Theatre in the Theatre Row Complex NYC! Jake discusses being the co-founder of Camisade Theatre Company and their premiere show "Derby Day," starring on "As The World Turns", writing his first film, and being on ABC's upcoming "Georgetown."
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Drama League Award nominee James Barbour just released his new CD "Bring Me Giants" and is about to embark on a multi-city holiday concert tour and gearing up for his Broadway return in the spring of 2012 in "Rebecca." Here, James discusses his upcoming holiday tour concert, his new CD "Bring Me Giants," recording with Morgan James, and preparing for his Broadway return in "Rebecca" in 2012 as well as other everyday details of his life and career!
Molly Pope is a rising actress, concert artist and comedienne who's new show "Introducing Molly Pope" at the Laurie Beechman Theatre in NYC on Dec. 2 & 4 at 9:30pm. Here she discusses her show, guest hosting "Mostly Sondheim" at The Duplex, working with the hilarious Justin Sayre, and other everyday details of her life and career!
When the award winning Jackie Hoffman performs, laughter surely ensues! Whether it's theatre, film, television, or her sold-out solo shows, Jackie Hoffman shines brightly! In true Jackie fashion, she discusses her new solo show "A Chanukah Charol" (which will be at New World Stages in NYC December 11, December 18, and January 2 at 7:30pm), starring in Broadway's "The Addams Family" and "Xanadu," as well as other everyday details of her life in career!
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes Amanda Eliasch who has lived a life only most can dream about! She's a published author, Fashion Editor for Genlux Magazine in Los Angeles, the British photographer and writer for The Collective Review, a visual artist, a playwright, and a mother, but most of all she is a woman who has taken almost every opportunity that has come her way and did not settle for less than she deserved. Here she discusses her play "As I Like It" which will play the Macha Theatre in West Hollywood, CA from December 29-January 15, being the Fashion Editor at Genlux Magazine, the British photographer and writer for The Collective Review, her art, her world travels, and other everyday details of her life and career!
"Adaumbelle's Quest" welcomes Steven Scott who is best known as a comedy headliner who performs at many of the top comedy clubs from NY to LA. He's currently starring in the hilarious Off-Broadway show "The Fartiste" at Sophia's Downstairs Theatre in NYC. Here he discusses his talent for sound effects, starring in "The Fartiste," being a comedian, as well as other everyday details of his life and career!