Adirondack Theatre Festival concludes its 18th summer season with a celebration of the Woody Guthrie Centennial: Woody Sez, a musical tapestry of the American folk hero’s life and songs. The show will be onstage at the Charles R. Wood Theater from July 19–21 and July 25–28.

Murder Ballad is the second Martel Musical of this Powerhouse season. We speak with writer, Julia Jordan, and director, Trip Cullman.

A Class Act is on Berkshire Theatre Group's Unicorn Stage in Stockbridge from July 10-August 4.

Brad Oscar (Tevye) and Rachel Coloff (Yente the Matchmaker) join us to talk about their work in Barrington Stage's Mainstage production of Fiddler on the Roof.

The first Martel Musical of New York York Stage and Film and Vassar College's Powerhouse Theatre's 28th Season is The Fortress of Solitude - the play is based on Jonathan Lethem's best-selling novel of the same name.  The show is conceived of and directed by Daniel Aukin, with music and lyrics by Michael Friedman and book by Itamar Moses. We speak with this creative trio of theatre super-men about developing the show.

The Berkshire Theatre Group presents the Pulitzer Prize winning musical, A Chorus Line this summer at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA. The show will have previews July 2–6, open July 7, and run through July 21.

Andrew Rannells

Jun 22, 2012

Andrew Rannells originated the role of Elder Price in the Tony Award winning musical, The Book of Mormon. He left the show recently, after more than a year on Broadway, and will appear on the NBC comedy, The New Normal, which premieres in September, and in the second season of Girls when it returns to HBO. The first season's finale aired on June 17th.

Stephanie J. Block plays Reno Sweeney in the Tony Award winning revival of Anything Goes currently running on Broadway. The show is produced by the Roundabout Theatre Company and will close on August 5th.

Steve Stettler, a Producing Director at Weston Playhouse, joins us with a preview of this season's theatrical offerings.

Fiddler on the Roof runs on the BSC Mainstage in Pittsfield, MA through July 14th. Director/Choreographer Gary John La Rosa; Music Director Darren R. Cohen; and actors Brad Oscar, Joanna Glushak, Rebecca Kuznick, Stephanie Lynn Mason, Dawn Rother, and Colin Israel join us at The Linda for a preview of the production.