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Friday, February 3, 2017

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with IN TRANSIT's Nicholas Ward by Broadway's Backbone

IN TRANSIT'sNicholas Ward made his Broadway debut in his mid-30s in ON THE TOWN and now has a featured role in the a cappella musical, where he is the foundation of the chord. Growing up in …

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Monday, December 19, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Veronica J Kuehn by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Asolo Rep's Miss Adelaide, Veronica J Kuehn, has currently given up her gypsy robe for a mink stole in 'Guys and Dolls'. She sacrificed walking on graduation to make her Broa…

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Todd Anderson by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Todd Anderson began is career with Twyla Tharp, made his Broadway debut with Hugh Jackman, and then went on to cover 36 tracks in 4 different companies as Wicked'suniversal s…

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Wes Pope & Richie Mastascusa by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Wes Pope amp Richie Mastascusa have performed on Broadway, the West End, and at Radio City Music Hall. They've graced the silver screen and television in everything from Gap …

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Michael Cusumano by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Broadway's Michael Cusumano won the World's top medal for ballet at the age of 14 in Bulgaria, and at 15 was the youngest company member of ABT. In this episode, Michael talk…

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Monday, September 26, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Living Legend Chita Rivera by Broadway's Backbone

The Legendary Chita Rivera got her musical theatre start at the age of 17 on the 1st national tour of 'Call Me Madam' and every step since then has paved the way to making herCarnegie Hallde…

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with WICKED's Jerad Bortz by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Wicked's Jerad Bortz has lit up the Gershwin stage for 11 years and has the attitude of, 'I get to do this everyday' and shares that experience with his cast and audience. Af…

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Janelle A. Robinson by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Janelle A. Robinson trained in opera but always had a love for musical theatre. She has cake walked to Can't Help Loving that Man and gave out letters in Supercalifragilistic…

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with KINKY BOOTS' Nathan Peck by Broadway's Backbone

Kinky Boots' Nathan Peck gives an honest take on the reality of aging as a dancer, the toll injuries take on the mind not just the body, and the sadness one feels when one just cant do what …

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with ON YOUR FEET's David Baida by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeOn Your Feet'sDavid Baida- If you were to combinephrases like'Slow and steady wins the race,''Don't give up on your dreams,' 'Perseverance is the key,'you'd find the career of…

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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Susann Fletcher by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Susann Fletcher- a whore for Tommy Tune, a Stripper for Jerome Robbins, and a damsel in distress in Bloodsucking Pharoahs in Pittsburgh. She has enough career stories to fill…

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

BWW TV: ALLEGIANCE's Darren Lee Accepts Broadway's Backbone Best Musical Ensemble Award! by Broadway's Backbone

Earlier this month, BroadwayWorld announced the results for our first annual Broadway's Backbone Best Musical Ensemble Award, which went to the company of Allegiance. Darren Lee accepted the…

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Monday, June 20, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Elma Linz Kanefield by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Elma Linz Kanefieldis the only exclusive psychotherapist dealing specifically with the performing artist in New York City. She created the counseling services at Juilliard 30…

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Monday, June 13, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Gregg Barnes by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeBroadway Costume Designer Gregg Barnes- In order for the ensemble to finish the storytelling, they need certain tools, and costumes are one of them. Two-time Tony-winning cost…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Tripp Hanson by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Tripp Hanson is currently in Act 2 of his career, and he sees the possibility of there being four. Tripp started as a street performer, landed on Broadway, toured with Tommy …

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Scott Barnhardt by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeBroadways Scott Barnhardt- Scott was saying Hello years before Adele. As a self-proclaimed theatre nerd, this Book of Mormonoriginal cast member discusses the differences betw…

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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Susan Stroman by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Susan Stroman maybe the most awarded female directorchoreographer in history, but it is her truth as an artist that has made her work ever-evolving. She deservedly has receiv…

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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Sean Palmer by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeSean Palmer- Before he was Prince Eric he was swinging and dancing Fosse, Cilento, and Blankenbuehler. Sean shares how to survive a face plant, find your magic, and cometo ter…

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Monday, April 25, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with WAITRESS' Lorin Latarro by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeWaitress'Lorin Latarro- as choreographer of Broadway's Waitress', Lorin is serving as her main course storytelling through movement that is organic andinventive. As an artist,…

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Monday, April 18, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Mary Ann Lamb by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeBroadway's Mary Ann Lamb.If you look up the word 'powerhouse' in the dictionary, you will find a picture of Mary Ann Lamb. She lives her life fully onstage and off, and is a p…

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Monday, April 11, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's Jeffrey Schecter by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeFIDDLER ON THE ROOF's Jeffrey Schecter aka Schekyhas understudied the masters, created his own path, and worked non-stop since putting on his tap shoes. After making his big b…

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Monday, April 4, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with ALLEGIANCE'S Darren Lee by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeAt the next Broadway-Con they should sell a game called '6 Degrees of Darren Lee,'because he's worked with the best of the best since being a child on the original Star Search…

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Thursday, March 24, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with BRIGHT STAR's Josh Rhodes and Lee Wilkins by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Bright Starchoreographer and associate choreographer Josh Rhodes and Lee Wilkins- this creative pair is a prime example of complimenting each other and making the show and pr…

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Monday, March 21, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Special Guest Drew King by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeOn The 20th Century'sDrew King made his debut in this show and won an Astaire Award along with his fellow Porters. Drew's road to Broadway was like the local train taking its …

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Monday, March 14, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Karen Giombetti by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode Karen Giombetti has toured with Sammy Davis Jr., has cooked spaghetti for Fred Ebb on numerous occasions, and now casts American Dance Machine. Throughout her eclectic career…

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Monday, March 7, 2016

Exclusive Podcast: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with DISASTER Choreographer Joann Hunter by Broadway's Backbone

Disaster and School of Rock's choreographer Joann Hunter.Joann was born in Japan, raised in Rhode Island and has twoshows opening on Broadway this season. She has worked with the icon Jerome…

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Monday, February 29, 2016

BWW Exclusive: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with MATILDA's Heather Tepe by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode guest Andre Ward talks about how there is nothing 'Rotten' about joining the Renaissance, how he's roller skated for Tina Fey and with Whoopi Goldberg and done the Disco of t…

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Monday, February 22, 2016

BWW Exclusive: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with SOMETHING ROTTEN's Andre Ward by Broadway's Backbone

In this episode guest Andre Ward talks about how there is nothing 'Rotten' about joining the Renaissance, how he's roller skated for Tina Fey and with Whoopi Goldberg and done the Disco of t…

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Monday, February 15, 2016

BWW Exclusive: BROADWAY'S BACKBONE with Talent Agent Michael Goddard by Broadway's Backbone

In this episodeMichael Goddard talks about his dreams of being in the 'tall man' track in a Susan Stroman show and how he got to achieve that dream on Broadway and a 1st National tour. He al…

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