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Call Answered: Conference Call: Tom Gualtieri & David Sisco: "Departures: The Songs of Gualtieri & Sisco" at Feinstein's/54 Below

Call Redialed: From inside The Algonquin Hotel's "New Yorker Suite," I caught-up with Bobby Cronin, award winning composer/lyricist (and creator/singer of "Call Me Adam Theme Song")! It's been a few years since Bobby & I have sat down for an interview so needless to say, we had lots to talk about: from his upcoming concerts ("#Love Is Love" at The W Hotel 3/26 7pm & "Bobby Cronin & Friends" at The Yotel NYC 4/19 8pm) to creating the "Call Me Adam Theme Song" to Winning New York, we reveal it all!
Call Answered: Ever since I saw Bob and Tobly McSmith's "Bayside! The Musical!" I have been a fan of their unauthorized musical parodies! They have a great way to capturing the essence of the shows they are paying tribute to. When I heard "90210! The Musical" was coming, I knew I had to get the inside scoop! I was thrilled, Assaf Gleizner, "90210! The Musical!" musical composer, answered my call to talk about the creation of this show. It was great going back to school & getting an education in everything "90210!" "90210! The Musical!" is currently playing at Theatre 80 in NYC's East Village!
Call Answered: It's such an honor to get to interview, David Yazbek, one of my favorite composers! David wrote the music & lyrics to "The Full Monty," "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," and "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown." With five albums under his belt, David is now bestowing his talents on Feinstein's/54 Below for a one night only concert on Wednesday, May 4 at 7pm! Get ready to hear songs from David's work on Broadway, his albums, and Television!
Call Answered: I have interviewed several people from TADA! Youth Theater here at "Call Me Adam." When I was asked to interview "Princess Phooey's" composer, Eric Rockwell, it was a no brainer to say yes! "Princess Phooey," a musical fairy tale like no other with a rebellious princess, and a gaggle of kooky chambermaids, and stable boys - and of course a handsome prince, is rounding out TADA!'s 30th Anniversary, playing through August 1!
Call Redailed: Live from NYC, "Call Me Adam" catches up with award winning lyricist/composer Sam Carner and Derek Gregor to discuss the release of their debut album "Carner & Gregor One" featuring a host of Broadway stars including Tituss Burgess ("Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"), Natalie Weiss, Jeremy Jordan, Eric Michael Krop, et al!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" played it cool with "The Joes," Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz, when he went to Two River Theater in Red Bank, NJ to chat with these two musical theatre writers about the world-premiere of their NEW show "Be More Chill," which runs from May 30-June 21!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with Jonathan Larsen Award winning composer Marisa Michelson about the release of the original cast recording to her Off-Broadway show "Tamar of the River," which she co-wrote with Jonathan Larsen grant winner Joshua H. Cohen!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with Fiely A. Matias and Dennis T. Giacino, the director and book/composer/lyricist of the new Off-Broadway musical comedy "DISENCHANTED!" which is currently playing a limited run in NYC at the Theatre at St. Clements through January 25 only!
Call Redialed: "Call Me Adam" catches up with songwriter Scott Alan to talk about his new album "Scott Alan Greatest Hits Volume 1" and his upcoming 54 Below debut concert on January 19, 2015 at 7pm, which celebrates the release of "Scott Alan Greatest Hits Volume 1!"
Call Answered: Conference Call with award-winning composer/lyricist Joe Iconis and actor Josh Franklin. "Call Me Adam" chats about being part of 54 Below's "Singing Cyndi Lauper: 54 Just Wants to Have Fun" which will take place this Sunday, December 14 at 7pm!
Call Redialed: "Call Me Adam" once again chats with writer and performer Ashley Griffin! We revisit her musical "Forever Deadward: The Vampire Musical Parody" which will be making it's re-vamped debut at 54 Below on Tuesday, December 16 at 9:30pm!
Call Answered: Behind-The-Scenes Facetime video interview with recording artist Anthony Nunziata. "Call Me Adam" went behind-the-scenes with recording artist Anthony Nunziata as he prepares for his debut solo concert at 54 Below in NYC. Anthony let us into his rehearsal studio, where he and musical director Tedd Firth, were busy at work preparing for this big night. Anthony will be making his solo concert debut at 54 Below on Friday, November 28 at 9:30pm!
Call Redialed: "Call Me Adam" once again chats with The New York Pops' Musical Director Steven Reineke. This time around we discuss the second concert of their 32nd Season, "By Special Request: An Evening With The Orchestra," which will take place on Friday, November 14 at 7:30pm at Carnegie Hall in NYC. "By Special Request: An Evening With The Orchestra" will feature popular symphonic pieces by European masters; selections from great American composers such as Copland, Gershwin, Bernstein with Essential Voices USA; and the New York premiere of "Festival Te Deum" written by The New York Pops very own Steven Reineke.
Call Answered: Conference Call with John R. Waters and Stewart D'Arrietta. "Call Me Adam" chats with John R. Waters and Stewart D'Arrietta about their new show "Lennon: Through a Glass Onion," part spoken word, part concert, and all heart, this show is a celebration of one of the most distinct voices of his generation: John Lennon. "Lennon: Through a Glass Onion" is currently playing at The Union Square Theatre in NYC through January 11 only!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with composer James Barry about writing the music for SMASHED: The Carrie Nation Story which will be in the 2014 NYC International Fringe Festival from August 9-15 at The Celebration of Whimsy!
Call Answered: Facetime Interview with Nellie McKay: "Call Me Adam" went live on location to 54 Below to sit down with singer, songwriter, and Theatre World Award winner Nellie McKay about her new show at 54 Below "A Girl Named Bill: The Life and Times of Billy Tipton," playing August 5-9.
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with writer and lyricist Lisa Diana Shapiro about her new Off-Broadway children's musical "Samantha Spade, Ace Detective" with music by Georgia Stitt. "Samantha Spade, Ace Detective" tells the tale of Samantha, a lonely kid who prowls the black & white, rain-washed streets of her film-noir fantasies, as "Samantha Spade, Ace Detective," the go-to gumshoe who always solves the case (for $25 a day plus Twizzlers). "Samantha Spade, Ace Detective" plays from April 26-May 18 at TADA! Youth Theater!