27 episodes

We are Bret Shuford and Stephen Hanna your all-American married couple making their living in the arts and pursuing a growing family. On the Broadway Husbands Podcast we offer advice from our ordinary lives under extraordinary circumstances. We are living proof that you can love who you love and love what you do. Visit us on Instagram: @broadwayhusbands, Online: BroadwayPodcastNetwork.com/BroadwayHusbands A proud member of the Broadway Podcast Network.

The Broadway Husbands Podcast Bret Shuford & Stephen Hanna

    • Performing Arts
    • 4.8, 18 Ratings

We are Bret Shuford and Stephen Hanna your all-American married couple making their living in the arts and pursuing a growing family. On the Broadway Husbands Podcast we offer advice from our ordinary lives under extraordinary circumstances. We are living proof that you can love who you love and love what you do. Visit us on Instagram: @broadwayhusbands, Online: BroadwayPodcastNetwork.com/BroadwayHusbands A proud member of the Broadway Podcast Network.

    #25 - I love My Wife, Kelli and Anne

    #25 - I love My Wife, Kelli and Anne

    Anne Steele and Kelli Carpenter are a magical couple who inspire LGBTQ couples with their weekly podcast I LOVE MY WIFE. Kelly is a master at family travel having founded Zel travel and R Family vacations. Anne is a noted vocalist who has traveled the world to sing and is currently doing on line concerts to fundraise for City Harvest.
    On this episode we discuss how they first met and Anne coming out as “Lesbi Anne.” Kelli says, 
    “She was funny and she was smart and all the things that are way more important to me than look she’s beautiful and talented that’s amazing, but smart and funny are way up in the list”
    Stephen asks them his favorite question, “Who Said I Love you first?” and the joys of blending a family while going on a family cruise. (it includes a lot of making out in the hallway) . 
    Check out their feature in the NY TIMES from their wedding.
    Anne’s performing life has been an amazing journey from restaurant row’s Don’t Tell Mama to major cruises, she’s made a name for herself, and Kelli has helped her do it.  
    They’re so loving to each other and to their four kids we ask them for ways to combat racism and homophobia. Their passion for protesting to help by joining the Women’s March and the tax March

    This week’s Spotlight on Love question: 
    How to optimize communication when one partner isn’t as emotionally emotive as the other?

    Follow them : 

    https://www.instagram.com/ilovemywifepodcast/

    https://twitter.com/Ilovemywifelive


    A big shout out to our friend and the composer of our theme music David Dabbon, and to the amazing We are grateful to be apart of the Broadway Podcast Network: http://bpn.fm/husbands
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    Bret

    http://bretshuford.com

    http://instagram.com/bretshuford

    http://twitter.com/bretshuford

    http://snapchat.com/thebretshuford

    http://facebook.com/bretshuford


    Stephen

    http://instagram.com/stephenrhanna

    http://twitter.com/stephenrhanna


    We are grateful to be a part of the Broadway Podcast Network. Music composed by David Dabbon, photo by Roberto Araujo Photography.

    • 50 min
    #24 - How Do I Know if He Really Loves Me? with the Crafty Lumberjacks

    #24 - How Do I Know if He Really Loves Me? with the Crafty Lumberjacks

    The Crafty Lumberjack Dennis Setteducati and Andrew Boza are both actors who met while traveling on the National Tour of Fiddler on the Roof! Oy!
    Along with coffee, crafting and Netflix, they have a love for the holidays and decorating! This love lead to their successful and ever growing blog and Instagram, which aims at giving their followers some quick, easy and affordable inspiration!
    The have appeared on The Chew and The Rachael Ray Show and can be seen on the HGTV Handmade Youtube Channel.
    They have performed all over the United States and Canada and have been featured on several publications including Buzzfeed, DIY Network blog, Urban Bear, Gay Star News, The Vegan Roadie and the lifestyle magazine, Sweet Paul.
    We discuss our lives in Astoria Queens the first home that we had was in Astoria, and these two craft-makers make their home there. They met performing on a National Tour of Fiddler on the Roof. How appropriate for the Broadway Husbands Podcast! It was there that they discovered a passion for blogging, crafting, and each other.
    Since then they have built a name for themselves online with their blog and with HGTV. Learn about how they fell in love, their passion for performing, being vegan, and ways that you can get crafty in quarantine.
    In our Segment SPOTLIGHT ON LOVE, our listener asks:
    What are some things I can ask if he is interested on FB messenger?
    A big shout out to our friend and the composer of our theme music David Dabbon, and to the amazing We are grateful to be apart of the Broadway Podcast Network: http://bpn.fm/husbands
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    Follow us

    http://instagram.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://facebook.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://youtube.com/broadwayhusbands 


    Bret

    http://bretshuford.com

    http://instagram.com/bretshuford

    http://twitter.com/bretshuford

    http://snapchat.com/thebretshuford

    http://facebook.com/bretshuford


    Stephen

    http://instagram.com/stephenrhanna

    http://twitter.com/stephenrhanna


    We are grateful to be a part of the Broadway Podcast Network. Music composed by David Dabbon, photo by Roberto Araujo Photography.

    • 43 min
    #23 - Talking Money with Kyle Boen & Cameron Hinkle

    #23 - Talking Money with Kyle Boen & Cameron Hinkle

    Happy Pride Month! Check out our Pride Collection on Broadway Life Apparel where we are donating all profits to the Trevor Project.
    Kyle Boen and Cameron Hinkle have established an amazing presence online with their individual instagram accounts, but they both have made a life together in Franklin TN. Kyle is an artist and lifestyle blogger and Cameron is an inspirational photographer. 
    In this episode, we ask them What is it like to work in Franklin Tennessee as artists? Who said I love you first?
    How often do you go to Dollywood? If you were a Dolly Parton song, which one would you be?
    What is going on in Tennessee with reopening?
    How has the pandemic affected your art? And relationship?
    What have you thought about during the pandemic that you have never really thought about before?
    If you could spend quarantine with anyone dead or alive who would it be? What have you learned about each other during this time that you didn't already know about each other? What do you find is the hardest thing about keeping your content going?

    Make sure to follow Kyle:

    http://instagram.com/stayfoxx

    https://www.instagram.com/kboenfineart/


    Check out Cameron:

    https://www.instagram.com/itscameronhinkle/

    https://www.instagram.com/cameronhinklephotography/


    This week’s “Spotlight On Love” question comes from Matthew on Instagram : I’M SCARED TO TALK TO MY PARTNER ABOUT MONEY—WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO DO IT?
    A big shout out to our friend and the composer of our theme music David Dabbon, and to the amazing We are grateful to be apart of the Broadway Podcast Network: http://bpn.fm/husbands
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    Follow us

    http://instagram.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://facebook.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://youtube.com/broadwayhusbands 


    Bret

    http://bretshuford.com

    http://instagram.com/bretshuford

    http://twitter.com/bretshuford

    http://snapchat.com/thebretshuford

    http://facebook.com/bretshuford


    Stephen

    http://instagram.com/stephenrhanna

    http://twitter.com/stephenrhanna


    We are grateful to be a part of the Broadway Podcast Network. Music composed by David Dabbon, photo by Roberto Araujo Photography.

    • 35 min
    #22 - Long Distance Dating with Michael Lindsay & Matthew Schueller

    #22 - Long Distance Dating with Michael Lindsay & Matthew Schueller

    Hey Listeners! We want to let you know about a couple of opportunities to help us help out during this time. Check out our Pride Collection on Broadway Life Apparel where we are donating all profits to the Trevor Project, and we just created a new design to help put more people of color in positions of power in the arts by donating to Arts Administrators of Color.
    If you want to help make a difference as well, check out: Broadway Together on the Broadway Podcast Network. There are so many opportunities to help the community right now and make a real difference.
    This week's We have a theme this month of popular LGBTQ Instagram Influencer accounts, and today is one of the most popular accounts Michael and Matt. This beautiful couple are able to balance their work in the medical field, creative careers as photographers and travel bloggers. To see their content and their hilarious youtube videos is to be inspired as a content creator.
    On this episode we discuss their ability to balance their careers, buying a house, ideas for adoption vs. surrogacy, This week’s spotlight on love question comes from Matthew on Instagram : So I’m back home in Alabama during quarantine but I live in NYC but this guy and I have been talking for over a month and we’ve really hit it off and we want to see where things go but worry about the distance once quarantine is over cause he’ll have to stay in AL for another year and half. Is Long distance relationships possible?

    Follow Michael and Matthew:

    https://www.michaelandmatt.com/

    https://www.instagram.com/michaelandmatt/


    A big shout out to our friend and the composer of our theme music David Dabbon, and to the amazing Broadway Podcast Network

    We are grateful to be apart of the Broadway Podcast Network http://bpn.fm/husbands
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    Follow us

    http://instagram.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://facebook.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://youtube.com/broadwayhusbands 


    Bret

    http://bretshuford.com

    http://instagram.com/bretshuford

    http://twitter.com/bretshuford

    http://snapchat.com/thebretshuford

    http://facebook.com/bretshuford


    Stephen

    http://instagram.com/stephenrhanna

    http://twitter.com/stephenrhanna


    We are grateful to be a part of the Broadway Podcast Network. Music composed by David Dabbon, photo by Roberto Araujo Photography.

    • 43 min
    Using White Access to Challenge Racism

    Using White Access to Challenge Racism

    Consider supporting and following a handful of organizations led by BIPOC. Some of the organizations we recommend:


    The Audre Lorde project https://alp.org/ - The Audre Lorde Project is a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Trans and Gender Non-Conforming People of Color community organizing center, focused on the New York City area

    Ali Forney Center - LGBTQ Youth experiencing homelessness. The youth is our future and the way to a future that is empowered for ALL people.

    LGBTQ Freedom Fund lgbtqfund.org - The Freedom Fund posts bail to secure the safety and liberty of people in jail and immigration detention.

    Arts Administrators of Color Network - https://aacnetwork.org/ 


    We posted a free resources including lists of films, books, and more to as an anti-racist resource. Check out the show notes, and http://bit.ly/ANTIRACISMRESOURCES.

    • 4 min
    #21 - Newlywed Life with Chris Rice & Clay Thomson

    #21 - Newlywed Life with Chris Rice & Clay Thomson

    Hello Lovers! We are super excited to have Broadway star-couple and newlyweds Christopher Rice and Clay Thomson. We discuss their beautiful wedding planning, being influencers, and their long distance.
    If you haven’t checked out all of the amazing things happening at the Broadway Podcast Network, go support the amazing community they are building!
    http://BroadwayPodcastNetwork.com/BroadwayHusband
    Also, to help actors at this time consider making a purchase from our apparel company Broadway Life Apparel. http://broadwaylifeapparel.com
    Christopher Rice’s Broadway credits include The Book of Mormon, Pretty Woman, and the National Tour of Hamilton and Clay Thompson has done Newsies, Matilda, Wicked, King Kong, and the National tour of Jesus Christ Superstar.

    Follow Christ and Clay on Instagram:

    http://instagram.com/chrisriceny

    http://instagram.com/clayricethomson


    On the episode we discuss

    Our passion for our Disney obsession:

    How they were able to coordinate their Wedding Plans:

    What’s changed since you’ve been married?

    What’s changed since quarantine.

    Then we play the Newlywed game.


    For the Spotlight on Love segment we got a question from Taylor on Instagram:
    I’ve been married to my husband 8 years and this is the longest we’ve spent time together. My husband is no longer traveling and needs to TF out of here.
    If you want relationship and dating advice from our completely unqualified selves DM us on instagram @broadwayhusbands or email us on broadwayhusbands.com and we may choose your question on the next episode.
    Thanks for checking out this week’s episode and we hope it brings a little light to your day!
    Love always,
    Bret and Stephen
    We are grateful to be apart of the Broadway Podcast Network http://bpn.fm/husbands
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    Follow us

    http://instagram.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://facebook.com/broadwayhusbands

    http://youtube.com/broadwayhusbands 


    Bret

    http://bretshuford.com

    http://instagram.com/bretshuford

    http://twitter.com/bretshuford

    http://snapchat.com/thebretshuford

    http://facebook.com/bretshuford


    Stephen

    http://instagram.com/stephenrhanna

    http://twitter.com/stephenrhanna


    We are grateful to be a part of the Broadway Podcast Network. Music composed by David Dabbon, photo by Roberto Araujo Photography.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

Bsedi ,

Feeling Represented

Great podcast to unwind and spend some time hanging out with fun hosts and guests. It’s great to have a podcast representing queer relationships and shedding light on topics that queer folks don’t usually get to discuss in mainstream media.

christee723 ,

So much fun to listen to!

I really love listening to Bret and Stephen! Great advice, information and entertainment from the hilarious Broadway Husbands!

PlanesTrainsAutomobilesHotels ,

Incredible!

It bring so much joy to listen to Bret and Stephen...their love for one another and passion for everything they do is truly inspiring!!

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