Sounds of Knoxville Theatre Podcast
Episode 70, “Tony Award-winning Producer Ashlee Latimer”
This week I am very honored to speak with Knoxville native and recent Tony Award-winning producer of Once On This Island, Ashlee Latimer, as she tells about growing up and learning to love theatre in Knoxville, following her dream to New York to work on Broadway and what it’s like to win a Tony Award. Plus a lot of shows continuing this weekend, “Shieks and Shakes” and a Creative Resume workshop. Episode 70 is online, “Tony Award-winning Producer Ashlee Latimer.”
This is the podcast all about theatre in Knoxville and the surrounding counties. This week we preview productions and auditions for the week of June 8-14, 2018. Episode 69 is online!
Episode 68, “Theatre Knoxville Downtown Profile”
This week we profile Theatre Knoxville Downtown, talk a little about their history, review some upcoming projects and performances, and take a sneak peak into an ambitious future project at Knoxville’s oldest, continuously running community theatre. Episode 68 is Online, “Theatre Knoxville Downtown Profile”
Episode 67, “Holler Performing Arts Center”
This week, after a short selection of Productions and Auditions, I talk once again with JP Shuffman and Sara Gaddis of Knoxville Theatre Club, but also with Carolyn Corley from Modern Studio. They have teamed up as partners in this new Knoxville arts venue to produce something brand new - the Holler Performing Arts Center. We’ll hear from them as they discuss its history, its place in the Knoxville arts community and the future as a valuable venue for theatre, music and art here in East...
This week we’re looking at productions and auditions coming up for the week of May 4 - May 10, 2018.
Episode 65, “Jesus Christ Superstar”
This week I enlist the assistance of some of Knoxville’s theatrical brain trust to give me their opinions on NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar - Live”, as well as give a brief overview of the history of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s 1971 Rock Opera. It’s a controversial production, and Knoxville is no stranger to controversial opinions - both theatrical, religious and otherwise - and this episode seeks to dig a little into what Webber and Rice were trying to say with their take on the...
Episode 62, “Noah McBrayer Jones from Clever By Half Productions”
There are all kinds of theatre productions that one can enjoy: plays, musicals, monologues, shorts… Well, a different type of theatrical production is coming to Knoxville and I have an interview with Noah McBrayer Jones, the director of Clever By Half Productions who is staging an audience participation murder mystery called “HINT” in February. In addition to that conversation, I have the latest in productions and auditions in the Knoxville area for the week of Jan 26-Feb 1,...
Many shows continuing their holiday runs this week, plus some new auditions and a script competition! All this week on Episode 60 of the Sounds of Knoxville Theatre Podcast.
It’s getting close to Thanksgiving and holiday season in East Tennessee, and I have the shows and auditions for the week of November 10-17th. Please subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and Stitcher. You can contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Episode 56, “JP Shuffman and Sara Gaddis from Knoxville Theatre Club”
In Episode 56, I speak with the podcast sponsors, J.P. Shuffman and Sara Gaddis from the Knoxville Theatre Club. Their website is at www.knoxvilletheatreclub.org. Please subscribe and share with everyone you know! Contact me at email@example.com.