Two theatre lovers in Melbourne, Australia (Jelly and Tyson) talk about what they've seen, heard and answer bizarre hypotheticals. There's a strong emphasis towards musical theatre, but also covers plays, opera and theatre-related film.
Ladies in Black / Hugh Jackman / Fortress of Solitude
We discuss the new Australian musical Ladies in Black (with a score by Tim Finn), just in time for it’s return to the stage in a new tour with most of its wonderful original cast. Then we’re joined by the hilarious Jocelyn … Continued
Georgy Girl / Cats / The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public
We’re back – again! We saw the new Australian show GEORGY GIRL- THE SEEKERS MUSICAL, which we found a surprisingly pleasant experience! Tyson saw some Melbourne Theatre Company plays, LUNGS by Duncan MacMillan and THE DISTANCE by Deborah Bruce, the latter featuring two excellent performances … Continued
2015 Catch Up
Omg, we’re back. Tyson gives Jelly a present (imported with a little help from Nikka Graff Lanzarone from The Ensemblist podcast). We talk briefly about Hamilton and The Wiz Live, proving that we have nothing of value to add to the conversation about … Continued
Tony Nominations / Camelot
You may have noticed that the Tonys have come and gone! But we’re sure you’ll enjoy our discussion of the nominations regardless. Let’s face it, no one comes to us for news. We run through the noms from top to … Continued
Disaster! / The Light Princess / John & Jen
In this episode, Tyson reports back on 3 small-scale shows he saw in NYC, and we have a good time chatting about how we’d cast a hypothetical concert of our current favorite Broadway leading ladies. But first, Disaster! Tyson was lucky enough … Continued
Honeymoon in Vegas / Grounded / Big Love / The King and I
First up, it’s Honeymoon in Vegas, the latest Jason Robert Brown-scored Broadway production. Tony Danza, Bryn O’Malley and Rob McClure star. Tyson enjoyed the show despite some flaws, and it’s clear that McClure is a huge talent. Some discussion of the weekly Broadway … Continued
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My favourite is when Jelly starts talking about things that aren’t necessarily connected to the topic and gets mad about old racist shows. Also at the end when they have the bit that they had to edit out cos its so irrelevant but also very cute.
My favourite podcast
Insightful, funny and idiosyncratic discussions of theatre. Highly recommended.
A Delightful Gem.
Jelly and Tyson are smart and funny, and their love of musical theatre is infectious. This is glorious musical theatre nerdery at it's best.