Off and On: A New York Theatre podcast

Producer Stephanie Ybarra comes on the podcast to talk about how you can tell if a play has been produced well, being told she "stood out" too much as an actor, why she choses projects based on people, and about her work with The Mobile Shakespeare Unit at The Public Theater. Follow her on Twitter @saybarra

Direct download: Stephanie_Ybarra_Final.mp3
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Actress/Playwright Halley Feiffer comes on the podcast to talk about how to differentiate between a problem in the script and a problem in the production, the challenges of choosing directors, growing up in a home of artists, how being released by your agent can be the best thing to happen to your career and more! Follow her on Twitter @HalleyFeiffer

Direct download: Halley_Feiffer_Final.mp3
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First ever guest of the pod, playwright Mando Alvarado, comes back on the podcast after 3 and a half years. He talks about having a child, moving to Los Angeles, and writing for TV. He and Bernardo talk about selfish choices, getting thinner skin the longer your career goes on, and what gives them pure joy. This is obviously Bernardo writing this and I want to thank each and every single one of you for listening. Here's to 100 more. 

Direct download: Mando_Alvardo_Dos.mp3
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Director Stephen Brackett comes on the podcast to talk about how directors find their next project, how to "network" with artists whose work you love, what happens when a show becomes a hit, the journey of Buyer and Cellar and much more. See Stephen's latest show Sommerfugl buy your ticktes at Plus Jonathan Mandell stops by the into again to preview the Fall Season and discuss his article "In Praise of Cell Phone Users"

Direct download: Stephen_Brackett_Final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:14pm EDT