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From AMERICAN THEATRE magazine, a podcast featuring drama critics Peter Marks, Terry Teachout, and Elisabeth Vincentelli as they talk about theatrical shows and trends from coast to coast.

From AMERICAN THEATRE magazine, a podcast featuring drama critics Peter Marks, Terry Teachout, and Elisabeth Vincentelli as they talk about theatrical shows and trends from coast to coast.

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United States

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From AMERICAN THEATRE magazine, a podcast featuring drama critics Peter Marks, Terry Teachout, and Elisabeth Vincentelli as they talk about theatrical shows and trends from coast to coast.

Language:

English

Contact:

2126095900


Episodes

Three on the Aisle: Arts Workers, Works of Art

8/25/2020
This week the critics talk to the grass-roots campaign Be An Arts Hero and discuss shows they've seen, including last week's Democratic convention.

Duration:01:04:38

Three on the Aisle: Side With Hope

7/21/2020
The critics return to consider when theatre will return, how to cover it when it does, and how not to succumb to Zoom despair.

Duration:00:51:03

Three on the Aisle: Tamilla Woodard on Doing the Work

6/15/2020
The critics talk to Tamilla Woodard, co-artistic director of Working Theater, about her experience of racism in the theatre and her recommendations of how to fight it.

Duration:00:59:51

Three on the Aisle: No Shortcut to Normal

5/17/2020
The critics talk with Jeremy Wein of Play-PerView, take a question about theatre safety, and recommend shows they've viewed.

Duration:01:05:09

Three on the Aisle: Do Streams Come True?

5/1/2020
This week the critics debate streamed and recorded theatre vs. live, and dip into the reader mailbag.

Duration:00:44:51

Three on the Aisle: Solving a Problem With Maria

4/20/2020
The critics talk to Woolly Mammoth's Maria Manuela Goyanes about theatre in the age of COVID-19, and discuss the relative merits of online theatre.

Duration:00:49:20

Three on the Aisle: Alone Together Edition

3/25/2020
This week the critics sign in remotely to talk about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on theatre, and what they're doing with no shows to see.

Duration:00:47:31

Three on the Aisle: Conor McPherson and His Ghosts

3/5/2020
The critics talk with the 'Girl From the North Country' playwright about his work and its meanings, and discuss 'Mockingbird' at MSG, a new take on 'Dracula,' and a James Baldwin revival in D.C.

Duration:00:54:37

Three on the Aisle: This Time It’s Personal

2/20/2020
This week the topic is how personal experiences inform criticism, as the critics touch on 'Mac Beth' at Hunter Theater Project, 'Gun and Powder' at Signature Theatre, and 'Medea' at BAM

Three on the Aisle: Not Throwing Away Their Aughts

1/14/2020
The critics look back on a decade of change in the American theatre, and discuss 'Greater Clements,' 'Sing Street,' and the 'My Fair Lady' tour.

Duration:00:52:54

Three on the Aisle: Sam Hunter Mines His Past

12/27/2019
The critics chat with the acclaimed Idahoan dramatist, and compare notes on Stephen Adly Guirgis, Harry Connick Jr., and Lauren Gunderson.

Duration:00:58:33

Three on the Aisle: From Chicago to Broadway

12/16/2019
The critics discuss Chicago vs. Broadway theatre with the Tribune's Chris Jones, and discuss the shows 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'Fefu and her Friends,' and 'Sleeping Car Porters.'

Duration:00:55:01

Three on the Aisle: The Critics Who Lunch

11/26/2019
Alexandra Jacobs drops in to discuss her new Elaine Stritch biography, 'Still Here.'

Duration:01:06:49

Three on the Aisle: Is ‘Tina’ Just Another Jukebox Musical?

11/12/2019
The critics discuss the newest celebrity jukebox musical, and how Broadway theatres have an accessibility issue.

Duration:00:47:53

Three on the Aisle: A Conversation With Tracy Letts

10/29/2019
Tracy Letts stops by to discuss his newest play, 'Linda Vista,' and how he balances being a playwright and actor.

Duration:01:12:04

Three on the Aisle: Cell Phones and ‘Slave Play’

10/10/2019
The critics discuss locking up cell phones in Yondr pouches and heatedly debate 'Slave Play.'

Duration:01:03:26

Three on the Aisle: Top 10 Trends?

10/1/2019
Looking at the theatre's most-produced lists for clues to changing (or lasting) tastes, and a dip into the readers' mailbag.

Three on the Aisle: How (Not) to Turn a Play Into a Movie

9/13/2019
On this back-to-the-season edition, Terry Teachout and Peter Marks talk about shows they've seen and answer questions from their mailbag.

Duration:00:56:46

Three on the Aisle: The Critics Go to Summer Camp

7/22/2019
Regina Castellanos and Larry Owens ('A Strange Loop') stop by the studio to talk about their time at the theatrical summer camp, Stagedoor Manor.

Duration:00:47:19

Three on the Aisle: Not Good, but Kind of Great

7/8/2019
This week the critics talk 'guilty pleasures,' answer listeners' questions, and talk about 'Last Summer at Bluefish Cove, 'A Strange Loop,' and 'The Waverly Gallery.'

Duration:00:58:23