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Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Call Redialed: NEW Spencer Jordan Interview: Singer, Songwriter, You Won, Pride, Coming Out by Adam Rothenberg

It’s great to be catching up with singer/songwriter Spencer Jordan. After our chat in 2020, it’s exciting to see how Spencer is coming out on the other side. Spencer’s latest single, …

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Friday, June 11, 2021

Adam's Call: The Upshaws on Netflix - BEST Streaming Sitcom by Adam Rothenberg

“The Upshaws” on Netflix, Top (Mike Epps, Kim Fields), Bottom (Journey Christine, Wanda Skyes) Treat yourself to one of the BES…

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Call Answered: Enzo Zelocchi: The Source, Actor, Producer, Writer, Influencer by Adam Rothenberg

Enzo Zelocchi is an Actor, Producer, Writer, and Influencer. In addition to entertainment, Enzo and I discuss his latest film, The Source, plus how life has changed for him this past year as…

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Call Answered: Jacques Chevelle: Side Hustle on Nickelodeon, Actor, Television, Musical Theatre by Adam Rothenberg

Jacques Chevelle is a rising actor who is currently starring on Nickelodeon’s Side Hustle. I’m so excited to be talking with Jacques about this hilarious new comedy as well as theatre, m…

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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Call Answered: Hayden Joseph: Singer, Songwriter, Country Music, Out, Different by Adam Rothenberg

With his pride intact, Hayden Joseph is an out, proud country music singer/songwriter who is bringing his own flair to the Country Music industry. On the heels of his debut album Different,…

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Friday, May 28, 2021

Call Answered: Joshua Packard: Actor, The Truth About Santa Claus, Kevin Farley by Adam Rothenberg

Joshua Packard is an actor on the rise whose latest film, The Santa Claus, is now available on Amazon Prime. Joshua plays the younger version of Kevin Farley’s character “Gary.” The Sa…

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Thursday, May 27, 2021

Call Answered: Jess Rodi: A Lonely Girl Productions, Horror Film, Midnight Snack, Producer, Director by Adam Rothenberg

Jess Rodi is a rising director and producer. She just launched her very own production company, A Lonely Girl Productions on the heels of releasing her debut short film as director and produ…

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Call Answered: Christine Nguyen: Actress, The Bold Type, Nurses, Asian Representation by Adam Rothenberg

With Christine Nguyen’s demanding acting schedule, I’m thrilled she had time to do an interview with me. Christine can currently be seen on the final season of The Bold Type a show about…

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Monday, May 24, 2021

Call Answered: Ali Stroker: Actress, Broadway, Television, Philadelphia Theatre Company 2021 Gala by Adam Rothenberg

It has been five years since I last spoke with Tony Award Winner Ali Stroker, the first actress to appear on Broadway using a wheelchair for mobility. It’s great catching up with Ali for a…

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Call Redialed: NEW Alex Moye Interview: Music Producer, New Album All I Need, EDM by Adam Rothenberg

It’s been almost a full year since I last interviewed music producer Alex Moye. In that time he has kicked my butt in chess on a daily basis, but more importantly, he is getting ready to d…

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Call Redialed: NEW Dawn Derow Interview: Gypsy In My Soul: Dawn Derow Sings Eydie Gormé by Adam Rothenberg

It’s so great catching up with singer/songwriter Dawn Derow. We first chatted in 2018 when Dawn was premiering her show My Ship: The Songs of 1941 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre (There is …

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Friday, April 23, 2021

Call Answered: Ludovico Lucchesi Palli: Producer, Alphabet City Cycle, Georgia Stitt, Marcy Heisler by Adam Rothenberg

A very exciting evening is coming to a computer screen near you! Producer Ludovico Lucchesi Palli is presenting a virtual concert of Alphabet City Cycle, Georgia Stitt & Marcy Heisler’…

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Facetime Interview: Lauren Moran: Filmmaker, Big Guy Pictures, Actress, Director, Mother by Adam Rothenberg

I can't believe it's been a whole year since I was on Lauren Moran's talk show Chew the Scene. Since that time, we all had to pivot our lives due to the global pandemic. While Lauren contin…

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Friday, April 9, 2021

Call Answered: ChrisLee: Singer, Songwriter, Boyz II Men, Pop Music, Yogi, Record Producer by Adam Rothenberg

ChrisLee is a singer, songwriter, and yogi. What makes Chris stand out in this industry is being equal parts music & well-being. It’s these two factors that play a major role in Chris�…

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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Call Answered: C. Stephen Foster: Actor, Writer, Legends and Bridge, Joan Crawford, Bette Davis, Judy Garland by Adam Rothenberg

C. Stephen Foster is an actor and writer whose newest play, Legends and Bridge, an imagined story of Joan Crawford inviting Bette Davis and Judy Garland to live with her to work on their com…

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

Call Answered: Joanie Pallatto Interview: Singer, Songwriter, My Original Plan, Southport Records by Adam Rothenberg

Joanie Pallatto is a female powerhouse! She is not only the co-owner of Sparrow Sound Design Recording Studio and Southport Records, but she is a singer/songwriter who has released 15 studio…

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Monday, March 29, 2021

Call Redialed: Amanda McBroom: Send In The Clowns, Stephen Sondheim, The Rose, Songwriter, Singer by Adam Rothenberg

It’s so great to catch up with Golden Globe Award winning songwriter Amanda McBroom. Ever since I heard Bette Midler sing Amanda’s award winning song “The Rose,” I have been a fan of…

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

Conference Call: Ryan McCurdy and Mary Chieffo: WHITEROCK CLIFF Live Stream, Star Trek: Discovery, Actor, Director by Adam Rothenberg

Two of my favorite artists, Ryan McCurdy & Mary Chieffo are teaming up for a LIVE STREAM theatrical event in the heart of New York City’s Theatre District, Times Square! Performed LIV…

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Call Answered: Souleye: Hip-Hop Artist, Alanis Morissette, Fatherhood, Hunting Teardrops, Spirituality, Love, Loss by Adam Rothenberg

Souleye is a hip-hop artist who has been bringing a new sound to the music genre for over 15 years. In addition to Souleye’s music, his life story is one that resonated with me. From loss …

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Adam's Call: John Lloyd Young's Around The World Concert at Feinstein's at Vitello's: Worth The Trip by Adam Rothenberg

I finally had the pleasure of watching John Lloyd Young’s latest LIVE STREAM concert, Around The World, which was performed at Feinstein’s at Vitello’s. This concert is worth the trip!…

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Call Answered: Caley Rose: Singer/Songwriter, Behind Closed Doors, Jumping off a cliff by Adam Rothenberg

“It took one spontaneous jump off a 360 foot cliff in New Zealand for Buffalo born Caley Rose to discover that she was a songwriter.” Sometimes you never know where something will lead.…

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Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Broadway Backwards 2021: Tuesday, March 30, 8pm - LIVE STREAM by Adam Rothenberg

With Broadway still shut down, this year’s edition of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ Broadway Backwards is going virtual! The event will stream LIVE on Tuesday, March 30 at 8pm and t…

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Facetime Interview: NEW Jasper Cole Interview: Acting on set during COVID-19, The Family Business, Hollywood's Bad Guy by Adam Rothenberg

Jasper Cole may be known as "Hollywood's Bad Guy," but behind that bad boy image, is one of the nicest guys I know. I'm so excited to catch-up with actor Jasper Cole. Here we talk about life…

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

Adam's Call: Tonya Pinkins' Red Pill Movie: THE HORROR FILM TO SEE, Pan African Film + Arts Festival by Adam Rothenberg

After jumping out of my seat four times & having nightmares that night, Tonya Pinkins feature film Red Pill is THE HORROR FILM TO SEE! Tonya Pinkins is a Tony Award Winning actress whose…

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Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Andréa Burns: Broadway, BAD DATES, Legacy, Life Lessons, IN THE HEIGHTS, Lin-Manuel Miranda, ON YOUR FEET!, Gloria Estefan by Adam Rothenberg

Andréa can currently be seen in George Street Playhouse's virtual production of Theresa Rebeck's BAD DATES, which streams through March 14.

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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Call Answered: Ry Armstrong: RYCO Theatricals, #BWAYWORLDRECORD CHALLENGE, From Now On, The Greatest Showman by Adam Rothenberg

Ry Armstrong is the founder of RYCO Theatricals. With Broadway shut down for almost a full year now, Ry came up with an idea to raise awareness and money for the Broadway Community. Ry wants…

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Friday, March 5, 2021

Call Answered: Gregory Gropper: Singer, Songwriter, Marilyn Maye, Ben Vereen, University of Michigan by Adam Rothenberg

Gregory Gropper is about to graduate from the University of Michigan. With dreams of being a singer, Gregory is on his way to a successful career! Having studied under the legendary Marilyn …

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Monday, March 1, 2021

Facetime Interview: NEW Payson Lewis Interview: Singer, Songwriter, Music, Life during the pandemic by Adam Rothenberg

It seems like "Only Yesterday" that singer/songwriter Payson Lewis & I were Baring It All with Call Me Adam, but it has been two years since we saw each other in person. Payson is now c…

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Friday, February 26, 2021

Call Answered: Nadia Vaeh: Singer, Songwriter, Spellbinding, Circus, Suicide Prevention by Adam Rothenberg

Nadia Vaeh is a singer/songwriter who has been through hell and back. Nadia started performing at a very young age (including the Atlanta Circus), but after her mother’s suicide, Nadia’s…

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Call Answered: Kyle Taylor Parker: Singer, Actor, Broadway Soul album, Kinky Boots by Adam Rothenberg

Kyle Taylor Parker was originally cast as an “Angel” in the Broadway production of Kinky Boots, but his wings took flight and he was next headlining the first National Tour of Kinky Boot…

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Facetime Interview: Actress Kate Watson: Killer Advice, Lifetime Movie Network (#LMN) by Adam Rothenberg

Actress Kate Watson Interview: Actress Kate Watson knows Killer Advice when she gets it. From the new Lifetime movie, Kate divulges about intense days on set, frightening moments, her acting…

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