Jerry (Andrew Polk), a disheveled man with a two-day growth of beard, is walking through Central Park when he discovers Peter (T. Scott Cunningham) reading on a bench. He stares at Peter for a while like a man looking at a takeout menu,
Interviews with Amy Toporek (Tracy Turnblad) and Michael Walker (Edna Turnblad) by Joel Markowitz Thanks to the management of the beautiful Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia for arranging for me to meet the two stars of Hairspray.
The two actors talk about Terrence McNally’s new play Unusual Acts of Devotion by Joel Markowitz It was closing weekend of a play which Broadway stars Faith Prince and Richard Thomas have both opened and continued working on during its five week premiere at the Philadelphia Theatre Company. You can feel their deep friendship for […]
A conversation with the Philly actor, now playing in Les Miserables Part of our series taking a look at theatre in Philadelphia By Joel Markowitz
Interviewed by Joel Markowitz Part of our look at Philadelphia’s spring season
Cathy Simpson appearing in Eurydice at The Wilma Theater Part of our look at Philadelphia’s spring season Interviewed by Joel Markowitz DC theatre-goers remember her powerful Helen Hayes Award nominated performances: for Ntozake Shange’s Spell #7
From M. Butterfly at The Philadelphia Theatre Company By Joel Markowitz With contributions from Gene Dickerson He’s a 4-time Helen Hayes Award winner and his direction of M Butterfly at the new Suzanne Roberts Theatre for The Philadelphia Theatre Company has audiences and critics applauding.
From Philadelphia – M. Butterfly’s Telly Leung by Joel Markowitz