Off and On: A New York Theatre podcast

Host Bernardo Cubria talks with comedian/actor Andrew Goffman about how finding your father's secret porn collection can change your life. From having newfound desires for the cleaning lady, to being unable to connect with your classmates, Andrew shares his journey as an accidental pervert. Plus we hear about Andrew's stand-up days and how he ended up doing his hilarious one man show "The Accidental Pervert" for the past three years. visit for more info

Direct download: Andrew_Goffman.mp3
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Host Bernardo Cubria talks to the playwright/translator Caridad Svich. From falling in love with theatre in a library to funding the amazing NoPassport, Caridad is a woman on a mission to bring us all closer together. Plus we get to hear the pros and cons of being prolific and thoughts on how learning about the business side of theatre can change your path. Check out her website

Direct download: Caridad_Svich.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria talks to the mega talented Composer-Lyricist and Music Director Steven Jamail. How does a kid in Texas go from playing the Marimba in high school to having a concert at Lincoln Center? Download and find out! Plus Steven and Bernardo compare the musical theatre world to the staright theatre world and talk about the inspiring work Steven does at Rosie O'Donnell's charity. Check out his music at

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Host Bernardo Cubria talks to former theatre dude and now musician Arian Saleh about how the grandson of the First Lady of Opera from Iran ended up being a successful musician in Los Angeles.  Plus they discuss Arian's high school theatre days, he played Chino in West Side Story Yo!, to his being stuck in a 9 to 5 and deciding its time to follow his dream. That song you hear is his new single Underhill, Cop Dat at

Direct download: Arian_Saleh.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:55pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria talks to Tanya Saracho about how oversharing on facebook can get your apartment broken into and why wanting to get rid of your accent can lead to a career in the theatre. They also discuss why Spanish isn't considered a hip language nowadays and compare and contrast the Chicago scene versus the New Yok scene. From never being told no as a child to always fighting for theatre to progress; Tanya is one chida chica del teatro.

Direct download: Tanya_Saracho.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:01pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria talks to his buddy from theatre school Guru Singh and finds out how a 6'5 Sikh from Houston, Texas went from studying biology to acting in the sitcom Outsourced on NBC. Plus they regale you with stories from their Houston Hipster days and why Guru fears there will never be an all Indian sitcom ever again. 


Direct download: Guru_Singh.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:43pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria talks to Carlo Alban about how an undocumented immigrant ended up on Sesame Street at the age of 12. Plus the guys discuss how sending an autographed picture of your face can help you get an American passport and how having your father color in a picture for you will help you star in a parade. From his one man show Intringulis to his stint on Prison Break, Carlo shares his very unique life story.

Direct download: Carlo_Alban.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:23pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria talks to star of stage and screen Jennifer Ferrin. They cover how to cry succesfully on a soap, how to not let nerves win out in an audition, and how a young girl from Georgia who invited Debbie Gibson to a birthday party ended up paying the bills by playing pretend. For questions or comments email

Direct download: Jennifer_Ferrin.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:27pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria talks to the best actor he went to theatre school with; Earl Latchley. They talk about their glory days in Houston, how Earl ended up on the Universal Lot in L.A. and why he finally made the choice to move back to Texas. If you've ever questioned the path you're on or whether or not mouthwash commercials mean you've made it, this one's for you!

Direct download: Earl_Latchley.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:49pm EDT

Host Bernardo Cubria chats with the man of many theatre hats, Daniel Talbott. They discuss Daniel's love of Yves Saint Laurent, Roger Federer, and Baseball. Daniel also explains why his fear of sharks kept him out of the water and on the stage. Plus they discuss Daniel's current play being done at Rattlestick, Yosemite. For tickets go to

Direct download: Final_Daniel_Talbott.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:37am EDT