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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

92 Roundtable with Kevin and Christine Robinson

4/12/2021
The Robinsons are back to join Glen and Jim one last time! This episode doesn’t have a specific topic—it’s just a trip through the minds of a group of community theatre people! More information is available on podcast.backstage.link. As always, thanks for lending us your ears.

Duration:00:33:48

91 Putting the “Community” in Community Theatre

2/22/2021
In this episode, Glen and Jim discuss what it means for a community theatre to be a part of the community. And, conversely, what it means for a community to be a part of its theatre. More information is available on podcast.backstage.link. As always, thanks for lending us your ears.

Duration:00:29:08

90 Robinson Interview 3 (Kids’ Shows)

2/8/2021
With more interview topics to cover, Christine and Kevin Robinson are back for a third round! This time, Glen and Jim grill them on Kids’ Shows in community theatre, a topic with which Christine is quite familiar. Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, Backstage Show merch, to leave… [ More ]

Duration:00:28:45

89 Robinson Interview 2 (Treasurer)

2/1/2021
Jim and Glen’s interview with Kevin and Christine Robinson continues. This episode, they discuss the ins and outs of being a treasurer in community theatre, a role Kevin has held possibly since the dawn of time. Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, Backstage Show merch, to leave a… [ More ]

Duration:00:28:03

88 Robinson Interview 1 (Producing)

1/25/2021
Back at it again! In this episode, Jim and Glen are joined by Kevin and Christine Robinson, discussing the ins and outs of producing a show in community theatre. Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, Backstage Show merch, to leave a comment or suggestion, and more. Thanks for… [ More ]

Duration:00:38:54

87 Chestnut Roasting 3 (Christmas Special)

12/21/2020
Glen and Jim are back, roasting another chestnut for your entertainment. This year, they redefine what a chestnut is… sort of… and the fire gets a little out of control. Happy holidays to all! Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, to leave a comment or suggestion, and more.… [ More ]

Duration:00:24:05

86 Must the Show Go On?

11/30/2020
In this episode, Jim and Glen ask the age-old question: Must the show go on? Oh, sure, the old adage is simply “the show must go on,” but must it really? Under all circumstances? Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, to leave a comment or suggestion, and more.… [ More ]

Duration:00:33:36

85 So You Want To Direct?

11/16/2020
Jim and Glen take another look at directing, from the impetus of desire, through selecting a show, and moving on to what directing means. Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, to leave a comment or suggestion, and more. Be sure to stay home and isolated as much as… [ More ]

Duration:00:35:18

84 The New Reality (Part 2, Theatres’ Return)

11/2/2020
Glen and Jim continue their triumphant(?) return to your ears with a continuation of their discussion of The New Reality. Hear how area theatres are traversing the pandemic, what may be in store for their futures, and more. Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, to leave a comment… [ More ]

Duration:00:26:16

83 Horror Stories (Halloween Special)

10/26/2020
Jim and Glen share their stories of theatrical horror in their latest (and final?) Hallowe’en extravaganza. Learn about the worst side of theatre and what’s scarred them for life! Please visit us on backstage.link for past episodes, to leave a comment or suggestion, and more. Be sure to stay home… [ More ]

Duration:00:37:54

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