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A Broad’s Way sits down with professionals in the theatre biz and laughs at the utter insanity of the world of Broadway and the immeasurable joys that come along with it. Hosted by Brittany Bigelow,

A Broad’s Way sits down with professionals in the theatre biz and laughs at the utter insanity of the world of Broadway and the immeasurable joys that come along with it. Hosted by Brittany Bigelow,
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United States

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A Broad’s Way sits down with professionals in the theatre biz and laughs at the utter insanity of the world of Broadway and the immeasurable joys that come along with it. Hosted by Brittany Bigelow,

Language:

English

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919-264-8493


Episodes

Ep4 - Ali Ewoldt: forging your own path

12/12/2019
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Ali Ewoldt is a New York based singer, actor and storyteller who has appeared on Broadway as Christine in Phantom of the Opera, Cosette in Les Miserables and in the Lincoln Center revival of The King and I. The child of a Filipina immigrant and a small-town Midwesterner, she grew up in Pleasantville, NY and attended Yale University where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in psychology. She has been fortunate to have performed in theaters and concert venues all over the world and is proud to be...

Duration:01:04:52

Ep3 - Sara Esty: from ballet to broadway

12/4/2019
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Though she may be NYC based, Sara is a true New Englander at heart. After been born and raised in southern Maine (through high school), Sara spent 10 years dancing with the Miami City Ballet, where she eventually attained the rank of soloist. Since moving to New York in 2014, she has loved being in the musical theater community. Select theater credits: An American in Paris (OBC and 1st National tour), A Chorus Line (NYCC and Cape Playhouse), Brigadoon (NYCC), Marie Dancing Still (5th Avenue...

Duration:01:05:07

Ep2 - Desi Oakley: creating space & taking risks

11/26/2019
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Desi Oakley is a NYC-based Broadway performer, singer-songwriter with recent credits ranging from "Roxie Hart" in CHICAGO to "Jenna" in WAITRESS. Her new entirely original album "Repeat" is available on all streaming platforms. Alongside spending time building her artistry, she loves spending time in her UWS neighborhood, doing yoga, supporting her many close friends and family, and coaching aspiring young artists. Desi believes in the power of kindness and connection: whether it's onstage,...

Duration:01:03:44

Ep1 - A Broad's Way: it's time to broaden the way

11/19/2019
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Welcome to A Broad's Way, where we believe it's time to broaden the way the theater industry storytells by championing for diverse representation. In this reintroduction episode, Brittany shares the exciting new direction of A Broad’s Way since joining the amazing Broadway Podcast Network. ABW is empowered and freaking pumped to focus in on the female voices of our industry. Most of the feedback for this has been overwhelmingly encouraging and inspiring, but there have been moments that have...

Duration:00:22:02

Bonus - Adam Hyndman & Bradley Gibson (Part 2)

8/26/2019
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Episode 3 features actors and activists, Adam Hyndman & Bradley Gibson! Our conversation was truly the most connective and honest conversation I have ever had with people in the industry. We talked through our formative theater lovin’ years, our personal and unique college experiences, the dream come true performance moments and the heartache and let downs on and off the Broadway stage. Adam Hyndman is a Princeton University grad who majored in Cultural Anthropology and minored in theater...

Duration:01:17:44

Bonus - Adam Hyndman & Bradley Gibson (Part 1)

8/19/2019
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Episode 3 features actors and activists, Adam Hyndman & Bradley Gibson! Our conversation was truly the most connective and honest conversation I have ever had with people in the industry. We talked through our formative theater lovin’ years, our personal and unique college experiences, the dream come true performance moments and the heartache and let downs on and off the Broadway stage. Adam Hyndman is a Princeton University grad who majored in Cultural Anthropology and minored in theater...

Duration:01:22:53

Bonus - Jim Walton

7/18/2019
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Jim has spent the past 40 years as an actor, singer, comedian, tap dancer, and musician on Broadway. He is a master of craft and the kind of performer we all strive to be. As someone who has worked with Jim, I can tell you that he is a team player and attacks every role no matter how big or small with integrity and confidence, one that comes from his many decades in the biz. Jim loves to do the work. He loves to dive into the material, discover what makes a character tick, and how to make...

Duration:01:42:48

Bonus - Lisa Gajda

6/12/2019
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Lisa has appeared in 18....I REPEAT 18...Broadway shows over her many decades as a dancer. She made her Broadway debut in Tommy and went onto join the casts of Movin' Out, Fosse, Spamalot, Pal Joey, Elf, Chaplin, Tuck Everlasting, and SO. MUCH. MORE. During her early career, she lived and worked out in LA but after a couple years on the west coast, she quickly discovered that New York was the place she'd forever dream of calling home. She dove head first into her training at Steps on...

Duration:01:40:48

Welcome to A Broad's Way!

5/28/2019
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Welcome to A Broad's Way hosted by Brittany Bigelow! A life in theatre is filled with never ending uncertainty, yet we are head over heels, hard core in love with the big ups, the heavy downs, the unpredictability and the raw intensity of it all, which really could just mean we're all raging masochists for putting ourselves through it! At A Broad's Way, we seek conversations that are transparent and passionate about all the different stages of a career in the arts to better share more...

Duration:00:06:07