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The Roundtable
10:10 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Oliver Chris - "One Man, Two Guvnors"

Oliver Chris and Jemima Rooper in One Man, Two Guvnors

One Man, Two Guvnors is a rollicking farce by Richard Bean – based on the classic, Servant of Two Masters. The show currently running on Broadway was first produced in London and has earned enthusiastic reviews and hearty audience applause and guffaws on both sides of the pond. Here, we speak with charming actor, Oliver Chris. He plays Stanley Stubbers – one of the guvnors.

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The Roundtable
10:15 am
Thu May 31, 2012

Bruce Dow - "Jesus Christ Superstar"

Bruce Dow plays King Herod in the multi-award nominated revival of Jesus Christ Superstar currently running on Broadway. Here, we speak with him about that role, what he likes about working at Stratford Shakespeare Festival (where this production of Superstar began), and more!

The Roundtable
11:33 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Conor Lovett - "Title and Deed"

Conor Lovett in "Title and Deed"
Joan Marcus AP

Will Eno's new one-man play, Title and Deed is running at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre in New York City through June 17th. The show is produced by Signature Theatre in association with Gare St Lazare Players Ireland. It is directed by Judy Hegarty Lovett and features Conor Lovett. Here, we speak with Conor Lovett about the show, Gare St. Lazare, his training, and more.

The Roundtable
10:35 am
Tue May 29, 2012

Will Swenson from "Priscilla Queen of the Desert"

Will Swenson in "Priscilla Queen of the Desert"
Joan Marcus AP

Will Swenson stars at Tick (Mitzi) in Priscilla Queen of the Desert on Broadway. The show, which opened in March of 2011, is ending its current Broadway run on June 24th. Here we speak with Will about Priscilla, Hair, his busy life with Audra McDonald, growing up in Utah, leaving the LDS Church, and more.

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The Roundtable
11:29 am
Mon May 14, 2012

Adam James from "Don't Dress for Dinner"

Adam James and Ben Daniels in "Don't Dress for Dinner"
Joan Marcus, 2012

Adam James stars as Bernard in the John Tillinger directed farce, Don't Dress For Dinner (written by Marc Camoletti, adapted by Robin Hawdon, produced by Roundabout Theatre Company) currently running at The American Airlines Theatre on West 42nd Street in New York City. Here we speak with Adam James about his stage career, some notable TV spots, and the tricks of successfully performing farce.

The Roundtable
11:28 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Monica Kapoor - Mom in "Mamma Mia!"

We speak with Monica Kapoor, company member in Broadway's Mamma Mia!, about balancing motherhood and 8 shows a week. Monica was recently featured in the Cafe Mom series, "On Broadway with Kids." 

The Roundtable
11:48 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Kecia Lewis-Evans - "Leap of Faith"

Leslie Odom Jr. and Kecia Lewis-Evans

Kecia Lewis-Evans plays Ida Mae Sturdevant in the Tony Nominated musical, Leap of Faith, now running at The St. James Theatre on W44th Street in New York City. Here with speak with her about the show, her previous roles, and how she thrives on rejection.

The Roundtable
12:42 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Marilyn Sokol - "Old Jews Telling Jokes"

Emmy and Obie Award winning actress, Marilyn Sokol, is one of five actors in Old Jews Telling Jokes facing the enjoyable task of paying homage to and reinventing jokes (and performing comic songs) off-Broadway at The Westside Theatre. The show, inspired by the website of the same name, created by Peter Gethers and Daniel Okrent and directed by Marc Bruni, is in previews now and opens on May 20.

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The Roundtable
11:22 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Lea Salonga

Lea Salonga is a star of the stage (Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, Flower Drum Song) as well a Disney Legend for her work in Aladdin and Mulan. She will perform at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall on 5/5.

The Roundtable
11:07 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Tony nominee Cristin Milioti from "Once"

This week, Cristin Milioti was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Leading Roll in a Musical for her work in Once. Once is based on the 2006 movie of the same name and features a book by award-winning Irish playwright and screenwriter, Enda Walsh, the Academy Award-winning music and lyrics of Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, and is directed by acclaimed Scottish director, John Tiffany.

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