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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.

Location:

United States

Description:

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: Sunday in the Park With James

8/23/2021
This week the critics speak to James Lapine about his new memoir of writing 'Sunday in the Park With George' with Sondheim, and talk up some shows they've seen.

Duration:00:55:22

Three on the Aisle: Cockeyed Optimists Edition

7/26/2021
The critics happily return to talking about actual live, in-person theatre, as well as the vagaries of variants and vaccination policies.

Duration:00:46:30

Three on the Aisle: We’re Still Here

6/24/2021
After a hiatus, the critics return with a look back at a tumultuous year and a look ahead to reopening on Broadway and beyond.

Duration:00:52:36

Three on the Aisle: Letters From Lockdown

3/19/2021
The critics look back on a year without live, in-person theatre as they go through their mailbag.

Duration:00:50:38

Three on the Aisle: Cataclysm Criticism With Soraya Nadia McDonald

2/10/2021
This month the hosts talk to an award-winning colleague about gatekeeping and pandemic-era criticism.

Duration:00:52:12

Three on the Aisle: The Pandemic Process With Samira Wiley & Kate Hamill

1/14/2021
This week the critics talk to two theatre artists about the choices they've made and the field they hope to return to.

Duration:00:57:26

Three on the Aisle: Dungeons and Democrats

11/16/2020
Should the government create an arts and culture ministry? And what happens when there' s no one to laugh along with?

Duration:00:57:18

Three on the Aisle: Digital Tourism and the Snowball Effect

10/21/2020
On this month's episode the critics discuss the recent Tony noms (and the controversy around them), their varied digital theatre diets, and some theatres' plans to tentatively reopen.

Duration:00:50:41

Three on the Aisle: Keep On Keepin’ On

9/25/2020
This week: the steep and rocky road back to normalcy for theatres of all sizes, and the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lifelong love for the arts.

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