New Podcast! THE MIRACLE OF CHANUKAH by Sheri Wilner

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In The Miracle of Chanukah by Sheri Wilner, a holiday guest’s personal miracle throws a family for a loop. Featuring Zach Appelman, Peter Friedman, Judy Gold (Emmy Award), Marcia Jean Kurtz and Lisa Joyce. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with the playwright and cast.

Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below! [ 17 Minutes 36 Seconds]

New Podcast! MILTON BRADLEY by Peter Sagal

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In MILTON BRADLEY, a flummoxed Rabbi has to eulogize a mother whose son has only terrible things to say about her. MILTON BRADLEY by Peter Sagal (Host of NPR’s Wait Wait, Don’t Tell Me!) features Bob Balaban (The Grand Budapest Hotel, Gosford Park) and Michael Stuhlbarg (“Boardwalk Empire”, A Serious Man). Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director Claudia Catania, and playwright Peter Sagal.

Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below! [ 21 Minutes 28 Seconds]

New Podcast! THE BLIZZARD by David Ives

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THE BLIZZARD, a mystery thriller, features Jesse Eisenberg as a snowed-in screenwriter facing unexpected guests. Written by David Ives and directed Tony Award winner John Rando, it features Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Network, The Spoils), Alfredo Narciso, Heidi Schreck and Sarah Sokolovic. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director Claudia Catania, playwright David Ives, and the cast.

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New Podcast! CHRISTMAS BREAKS by Patrick Gabridge

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In CHRISTMAS BREAKS by Patrick Gabridge, a young man surprises his girlfriend with some curve ball gifts. Featuring Steven Boyer (Hand to God)Zach Appelman (“Sleepy Hollow”, Julie Taymor’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream) and Halley Feiffer. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania and the cast.

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New Podcast! FORWARD OBSERVER by Willy Holtzman

 

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Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins plays a VA hospital waiting room clerk coping with a World War II veteran’s short fuse and an Iraq veteran’s eight year old Latina daughter. Recorded live at BRIC Arts Media House in downtown Brooklyn, FORWARD OBSERVER by Willy Holtzman features Tonya Pinkins (Tony winner for Caroline or Change), David Margulies and Kyndra Sanchez; directed by Anne Kauffman. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with Willy Holtzman, Anne Kauffman and the cast.

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New Podcast! THE PHILADELPHIA by David Ives

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In David Ives’ short play THE PHILADELPHIA, ordering a sandwich is a challenge of epic proportions – let alone a beer. Directed by Tony Award winner John Rando, it features Carson ElrodJenn Harris, and Matthew Saldivar. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with David Ives, John Rando and the cast.

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New Podcast! WAKING UP by Cori Thomas

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WAKING UP by Cori Thomas juxtaposes an American urbanite and an African villager’s triumph over breast cancer. Featuring Lynnette R. Freeman, and Amy StaatsStay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania and Cori Thomas!

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New Podcast! GETTING IN by Frank Gilroy

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A short play by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning author, Frank Gilroy, in which a scrappy GI gleefully recalls how he went from almost flunking high school to the trenches of WWII to Dartmouth! GETTING IN features David Beach, Kim Bendheim, Matthew Cowles, Caroline Gilroy, Michael Godere, Carter Hudson, Lillian Laserson, Thomas Lyons, David Margulies, Fiana Toibin and Jack Wetherall.

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New Podcast! A LITTLE PART OF ALL OF US by Jesse Eisenberg

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Jesse Eisenberg is both playwright and actor in this satirical short play about an anxious young hipster absurdly co-opting the tragedy of September 11th for his own personal narrative. Justin Bartha plays his old college buddy. A LITTLE PART OF ALL OF US features Jesse Eisenberg (The SpoilsThe Social Network, The Revisionist) and Justin Bartha (The HangoverNational Treasure). Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania and the cast.

Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below! [16 Minutes 55 Seconds]

New Podcast! LAST TRAIN TO NIBROC by Arlene Hutton

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In this week’s podcast, a short play by Arlene Hutton: On the cusp of World War II, two young strangers meet on a train and find out they may know each other better than they know themselves. LAST TRAIN TO NIBROC features Mamie Gummer (“The Good Wife,” “Emily Owens MD,” “The Big C”) and Gregg Mozgala. Directed by John Rando.  Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania and Arlene Hutton.

Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below! [27 Minutes 38 Seconds]

New Podcast! POOF! by Lynn Nottage

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In this week’s podcast, a short play by Lynn Nottage in which a woman’s words prove cosmically powerful. POOF! by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage (Ruined, Intimate Apparel, By The Way Meet Vera Stark) features multiple Tony winner Audra McDonald (Porgy and Bess, 110 In The Shade, A Raisin In The Sun, Ragtime), Tony winner Tonya Pinkins (Caroline or Change, Jelly’s Last Jam), Keith Randolph Smith and is directed by Seret Scott. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania, and Lynn Nottage.

Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below! [25 Minutes 47 Seconds]

New Podcast! CRAZY EIGHTS by David Lindsay-Abaire

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In this week’s podcast,Crazy Eights, a short play by David Lindsay-Abaire recovering drug addicts (Rosie Perez, John Leguizamo) have their Saturday night card game rudely interrupted by Bobby Cannavale, who plays good cop/bad cop all by himself.

Crazy Eights written and directed by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire features Bobby Cannavale (Blue Jasmine, “Boardwalk Empire”) John Leguizamo (Ghetto Klown, Ice Age movies, Romeo + Juliet), Rosie Perez (Do The Right Thing, Academy Award nominee for Fearless) and Kevin Hogan. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation moderated by our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania, with David Lindsay-Abaire and cast.

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New Podcast! WANDA’S VISIT by Christopher Durang

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In this week’s podcast, a short play from Christopher Durang (Tony for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike) in which a comfortable couple in Connecticut gets shaken up by a husband’s high school fling’s unexpected arrival. With Kate Jennings Grant (United 93Frost/Nixon), Josh Hamilton (Frances HaJ. Edgar), Jane Krakowski (“30 Rock”) Aaron Clifton Moten (The Flick at Playwrights Horizons), with a cameo from Christopher Durang. This short is followed by a conversation between playwright, Christopher Durang and Playing on Air’s host, Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! SMALL THINGS by Cary Pepper, with Bobby Steggert and Jack Wetherall

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In this week’s podcast, a short play from Cary Pepper about a door-to-door evangelist who is invited into the home of an older man on his last day of service. With Bobby Steggert and Jack Wetherall. Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below! [27 minutes, 43 seconds]

New podcast! RELATIVE STRANGERS by Sheri Wilner

On this week’s podcast, a short from Sheri Wilner about a young woman who chooses a new mother on a flight to South Carolina. With Julie Halston, Michael Keck, Debra Monk and Merritt Wever. Download on iTunesPodbay, Player FM, subscribe to our RSS feed, search ‘Playing on Air’ in your favorite podcasting app – or stream below!