Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast

Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast

Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast

Description: The Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast

Results for Tag: interview

Episode 371. University Theatre Degrees

Play Download media
As school resumes for the winter session, we talk to Stephen Skiles, Director of Theatre at Xavier University in Ohio. Stephen was part of the team that created Xavier's brand-new (as of 2013) BA Degree in Theatre and shares with us the experience and philosophy that went into developing the curric...

Episode 370. Meeting Mike McShane

Play Download media
Let's ring in the new year with an old friend! Improv legend (Whose Line Is It Anyway?) and TV (Doctor Who; Brotherly Love) and film (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves; A Bug's Life) veteran Mike McShane talks about his wildly eventful life and shares tales about the differences between improv and scrip...

Episode 368. The Cincinnati Playhouse

Play Download media
Blake Robison talks about the wonderful Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and his ongoing journey as its new(ish) Artistic Director. Featuring the challenges of directing and administrating, the differences between directing and acting, the benefits (for us) of performing here for the third time (the...

Episode 366. Serpent of Venice

Play Download media
Pocket of Dog Snogging returns! New York Times Best-Selling author Christopher Moore discusses his Shakespeare-inspired comic novels Fool (a retelling of King Lear from the jester's point of view) and his latest The Serpent of Venice, which combines Othello, Merchant of Venice, Edgar Allan Poe, and...

Episode 362. Design For ‘Comedy’

Play Download media
A production manager's job is never done. Phil Rundle from Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park talks about the challenges of his job, which right now includes designing the set for the world premiere of The Complete History of Comedy (abridged), and shares with us surprising complications, interesting...

Episode 356. Meeting The King

Play Download media
We find cool stories wherever we go and sometimes we're able to turn the microphone on to capture and share them. This week, Reed Martin talks to his student Kathy Myers, who describes the times she met Elvis Presley as a (way-too) young girl. Featuring amazing Elvis impressions, good smoking hygie...

Episode 351. A.D.D Comedy Podcast

Play Download media
Our month-long block of comedy-themed podcasts continues this week with a conversation with Improv guru, performer, teacher, improviser's improviser and RSC alum David Razowsky, who hosts (with Ian Foley) the A.D.D. Comedy Podcast, where he talks to some of the most interesting folks working in come...

Episode 350. Workshopping The ‘Comedy’

Play Download media
LIVE! from Stone's Sports Bar & Lounge comes this lively conversation with actors Dodds Delzell, Dan Saski, and Chad Yarish, the cast of the workshop production of The Complete History of Comedy (abridged). Featuring rehearsal reports, the advantages of ongoing artistic relationships, sky-high e...

Episode 349. Rocking The Casbah

Play Download media
Journalist and author Robin Wright talks about her book Rock The Casbah: Rage and Rebellion in the Muslim World, which chronicles youth-inspired Islamic revolts against autocrats and extremism using such pop-cultural weapons as music, comedy, and theatre, plus even comic books and theme parks. Fea...

Episode 347. High School Censorship

Play Download media
Blogger, arts consultant, former theatre executive and now theatrical activist Howard Sherman talks about attempts to silence high school theatre productions across the country, and the growing efforts to respond appropriately and effectively. Featuring the threat of teenage engagement, unintended...


Average Rating

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star
(0 ratings)