Off and On: A New York Theatre podcast

Playwright Marcus Gardley stops by the podcast to talk about being compared to August Wilson, why his plays are political, learning which notes to take, and his latest piece An Issue of Blood now playing at Victory Gardens Theatre in Chicago. Go to for tickets!

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Pulitzer Prize Finalist Kristoffer Diaz and Artistic Director Sean Daniels stop by the pod for a three man weave. We talk rollercoaster theatre weeks, the expectations our work creates, building honest relationships and of course playoff basketball. Go see Kris' new play The Upstairs Concierge at The Goodman and visit Sean Daniels' new home Merrimack Rep

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Playwright Octavio Solis comes on the podcast to talk about his 30 plus year career. We talk about why having a play produced in New York feels different than anywhere else, being told that his plays don't fit here, growing up with a view of the Rio Grande, and much more! See his play "Se Llama Cristina" now playing at Intar. and read his work at

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John and Stephen Phllips are brothers and actors. They bring their Mom and Dad by the podcast to talk about coming to terms with your chlldren becoming actors, the support of your family, and all thing theatre degree/family. Watch their hilarious webseries at

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