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Episode 822: Experiencing The Witches
Nick and Hannah discuss THE WITHCES - now playing at the National Theatre. Based on the classic Roald Dahl novel - how does it live up to various adaptations? Please note - this episode was recorded in early November and, therefore, discusses a very early preview production.
Episode 821: No Way To Treat A Lady Macbeth
In this song-filled bumper edition, the talented John Paul Liddle chats to Thos about his love for the wonderful musical, No Way to Treat a Lady, by Douglas J. Cohen, and also the latest version of his five star EdFringe hit, Vote Macbeth. You’ll be laughing all the way to the Banquo!
Episode 820: Runesical – The Online Runescape Musical – Part 2
It’s time for part two of Thos’ chat with the talented Sam Cochrane and Alex Prescot, the people behind Runesical, the 2022 EdFringe hit about its ingenious new online “make your own adventure” Youtube musical version that you can watch now.
Episode 819: Runesical – The Online Runescape Musical – Part 1
Thos chats to Sam Cochrane and Alex Prescot, the people behind Runesical, the 2022 EdFringe hit which has been retooled for an online presentation on Youtube, complete with its original “make your own adventure” style narrative. It’s intriguing, ingenious, funny and fun and perfect for gamers and non-gamers alike – and so is this episode!
Episode 818: The Time Traveller's Wife
Join Nick and Andrew as they review The Time Traveller's Wife - now playing at the Apollo Theatre.
Episode 817: Calendar Girls and Old Friends
Nick Hutson and Andrew Keating discuss their thoughts on Old Friends - the Stephen Sondheim tribute concert now playing at the Gielgud Theatre. Then Nick digs out, from the MusicalTalk Time Machine, an unreleased discussion on girls in musical theatre - in honour of the new version fo Calnedar Girls - now touring the UK.
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Frank Loesser at 100
Guessing at facts, and often guessing wrong, and carrying on at length about songs not by Loesser.
I'm an American living in Seoul, South Korea. We have a thriving and FASCINATING musical theatre scene here but most is in Korean so it is nice to hear about English speaking Theatre. Love the British perspective! Thanks guys!