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Intimate conversations with the theater artists shaping the landscape of American Theater today. Join Rachel Lin, as she chats with the most exciting theater makers of our generation.

Intimate conversations with the theater artists shaping the landscape of American Theater today. Join Rachel Lin, as she chats with the most exciting theater makers of our generation.
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Intimate conversations with the theater artists shaping the landscape of American Theater today. Join Rachel Lin, as she chats with the most exciting theater makers of our generation.

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English


Episodes

An Interview with Actor: Layla Khoshnoudi

4/18/2019
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You may have seen Layla Khosh (Khoshnoudi) in the Pulitzer Prize winning Dance Nation at Playwrights Horizons as Amina, in Abby Rosebrock's Dido of Idaho at Ensemble Studio Theatre, in the original cast of Men on Boats, or as Nina in Seagullmachine by the Assembly. She's a brilliant actress, as well as writer and director. After moving New York to attend the Martha Graham School, she left the program early to pursue a career as an actor. In this episode we talk about feeling like an...

Duration:00:48:23

An Interview with Fiasco Theater's Jessie Austrian & Noah Brody

4/6/2019
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Jessie Austrian and Noah Brody are two of Fiasco Theater's co-founding members and co-artistic directors. In addition to running a company celebrated for their productions of Shakespeare & Sondheim - they're both actors, teachers, and directors. Their production of Merrily We Roll Along co-produced with Roundabout Theatre Company has been extended until April 14 at the Laura Pels Theater. They joined forces after graduate school at Brown/Trinity Rep MFA program, and have been making theater...

Duration:00:54:35

An Interview with Actor: Ronald Peet

3/21/2019
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Ronald Peet is currently starring opposite Alan Cumming in Daddy by Jeremy O. Harris. You can also catch him in Netflix’s upcoming series “The I-Land” (with Kate Bosworth, Natalie Martinez and Alex Pettyfer). Previous credits include: Spill (EST), Cute Activist (The Bushwick Starr), Kentucky (EST/P73), Icarus On The LES (Joe’s Pub), The World My Mama Raised (Clubbed Thumb), Debutante (Ars Nova). In this episode Ronald talks to Rachel about NYU, his hustle as a young actor, his experience...

Duration:00:51:58

An Interview with Playwright: Charly Evon Simpson

3/7/2019
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Charly Evon Simpson is the playwright behind the thrice extended Behind The Sheet at Ensemble Studio Theater. A New York Times' critic pick, Behind The Sheet is based on the true story of a group of enslaved black women, and their (uncredited) contributions to modern gynecology. Her new play Jump is premiering at four theaters across the country with the National New Play Network's rolling world premiere program, including: Playmaker’s Rep (Chapel Hill, NC), Actor’s Express (Atlanta),...

Duration:00:45:59

An Interview With Playwright: Ming Peiffer

2/18/2019
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Ming Peiffer's Roundabout Underground debut, "Usual Girls" made history by writing the first play to sell out its extension before the show even opened. The critically acclaimed play follows the story of Kyeoung, a bi-racial (half-Korean, half-American) girl coming of age in Ohio. A former actress, and founder of the now defunct Spookfish Theater Company - Ming talks about her own journey from being on stage to writing for it. The roles that were available to her as a young actress and what...

Duration:00:51:59