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A Podcast with Glen and Jim

A Podcast with Glen and Jim

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United States

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A Podcast with Glen and Jim

Language:

English

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Episodes

82 The New Reality (Part 1, Our Return)

10/19/2020
Yes, it’s been a while, but Glen and Jim have returned to your ears! (You might want to get that checked out.) Hear how they’ve been traversing the pandemic, what’s in store for the future of The Backstage Show, and more. Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, to… [ More ]

Duration:00:21:57

81 Sharing Stories Not Germs

3/23/2020
Glen and Jim take a break from their hiatus to give a little information about how Coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting community theatres in their area. Please stay home and isolated as much as you are able, wash your hands, and stay safe. We’ll get through this by working together, as… [ More ]

Duration:00:30:23

On Hiatus!

2/10/2020
We’re currently in hibernation, but we’ll be back before you know it for Season 5 of The Backstage Show! If you have any questions or comments—or you’d like to share your idea for an episode—you can find our contact information by clicking on “Contact the Show” at our website, https;//podcast.backstage.link.… [ More ]

Duration:00:01:11

80 Coupling (Part 2)

2/3/2020
In this episode, Glen and Jim welcome their wives, Gina and Erin, to discuss aspects of being a “theatre couple.” From showmance to happy marriage, they discuss their own experiences and what they’ve learned over the years. We’ll be entering another hiatus after this two-part episode, but rest assured, we… [ More ]

Duration:00:36:50

79 Coupling (Part 1)

1/27/2020
In this episode, Glen and Jim welcome their wives, Gina and Erin, to discuss aspects of being a “theatre couple.” From showmance to happy marriage, they discuss their own experiences and what they’ve learned over the years. We’ll be entering another hiatus after this two-part episode, but rest assured, we… [ More ]

Duration:00:36:47

78 Musicals 101 (Part 3)

1/20/2020
It took two years, but Glen and Jim are finally tackling musicals! With guest Greg Kasander, who is much more experienced with musical theatre, they discuss some basic differences with non-musicals and give an overview on procedure. Should this episode be called “Musicals 103”? Maybe! Have we missed a musical… [ More ]

Duration:00:23:18

77 Musicals 101 (Part 2)

1/13/2020
It took two years, but Glen and Jim are finally tackling musicals! With guest Greg Kasander, who is much more experienced with musical theatre, they discuss some basic differences with non-musicals and give an overview on procedure. Should this episode be called “Musicals 102”? Maybe! Have we missed a musical… [ More ]

Duration:00:26:44

76 Musicals 101 (Part 1)

1/6/2020
It took two years, but Glen and Jim are finally tackling musicals! With guest Greg Kasander, who is much more experienced with musical theatre, they discuss some basic differences with non-musicals and give an overview on procedure. Have we missed a musical topic you’d like to see covered? Leave us… [ More ]

Duration:00:33:41

75 Looking Back on 2019 (New Year Special)

12/30/2019
As the year draws to a close, Jim and Glen look back on what’s happened with their lives and with The Backstage Show. It’s been about two years since this crazy journey began, and their jokes are just as bad as ever. Thanks for sticking with us throughout 2019, and… [ More ]

Duration:00:31:33

74 Chestnut Roasting 2 (Christmas Special)

12/23/2019
Glen and Jim are at it again, roasting another classic, beloved “chestnut” show for their holiday special. Join them at the fireside for snide comments, mildly amusing quips, and horrible puns as they celebrate the holiday season. And why not provide them with a Christmas gift of communication? Simply visit… [ More ]

Duration:00:28:15

73 Production Feedback

12/16/2019
From audience applause to media coverage to adjudication, no feedback methods are left untouched by Glen and Jim in this episode. They discuss how to separate the wheat from the chaff, how to handle the community theatre “receiving line,” and more. Please visit us at backstage.link, where you can find… [ More ]

Duration:00:34:55

72 Community Theatre Evolution

12/9/2019
In this episode, Jim and Glen discuss ways in which community theatres evolve over time, what and why they might change (or stay the same), and the associated consequences. Don’t forget, you can give us episode ideas, ask questions, or make comments about our show by going to backstage.link and… [ More ]

Duration:00:31:42

71 Theatre Therapy (Session 3)

12/2/2019
Once again, Glen and Jim are back on their respective theatrical therapy couches to talk out their mental problems. This time, they dive into what it means to feel a part of “the group” when doing a show. Visit our website at backstage.link, where you can buy Backstage Show merch… [ More ]

Duration:00:30:50

70 Theatre Food (Thanksgiving Special)

11/25/2019
Join Jim and Glen as they discuss what Thanksgiving is all about—food! From onstage to off, they go through the ins and outs of dealing with food and drink in theatre, including their own experiences. But mostly, we thank you for listening! And for providing your feedback at backstage.link, supporting… [ More ]

Duration:00:42:53

69 Langhorne Players Interview (Part 2)

11/18/2019
This week, Glen and Jim are back on location at Langhorne Players, continuing their overview of another local community theatre. Joining them once again is member at large John Boccanfuso. From details about the historic Spring Garden Mill building to the company’s “plays worth talking about,” listen in for more… [ More ]

Duration:00:37:31

68 Langhorne Players Interview (Part 1)

11/11/2019
This week, Glen and Jim are on location at Langhorne Players to give an overview of another local community theatre. Joining them is member at large John Boccanfuso. From details about the historic Spring Garden Mill building to the company’s “plays worth talking about,” listen in for more details about… [ More ]

Duration:00:33:49

67 The Backstage Roadshow 2

11/4/2019
En route to another theatre interview (to be aired next week), Glen and Jim are at it again for another Backstage Roadshow. This time, they discuss representations of various transportation types on stage. Visit our website at backstage.link, where you can buy Backstage Show merch to help support the show. You… [ More ]

Duration:00:31:03

66 Mystery Shows (Halloween Special)

10/28/2019
Once upon a midnight dreary, two hosts pondered, weak and wearyOver many a staged mystery, from recently and long ago—While they babbled, nearly ranting, so exhausted, nearly panting,From their banter, their banter on The Backstage Show.“Hi, I’m Glen,” one muttered. “And I’m Jim” the other, Lo!—“And welcome to The Backstage… [ More ]

Duration:00:35:24

65 Theatre Therapy (Session 2)

10/21/2019
Back to random babbling this week and Jim and Glen talk about their ongoing place in theatre and how it fits into their lives. Is it time for a shift, or is it time to take a break? Visit our website at backstage.link, where you can now buy Backstage Show… [ More ]

Duration:00:30:43

64 Show Programs

10/14/2019
Whether they end up in a box in your closet, back at the theatre, or in a recycling bin, almost every theatrical show you go to see has an associated program. In this episode, Glen and Jim dissect the show program, examining its content in detail, discussing its pros and… [ More ]

Duration:00:33:22