#46 – Now Batting: Jonalyn Saxer

In This Episode

Read Full Transcript

We are currently working on uploading full transcripts for all episodes. Please email us at: support@bpn.fm & request this episode be moved to the top of the queue.

Jonalyn Saxer steps into the Batter’s Box for Episode 46 of Break a Bat! An original cast member of Mean Girls on Broadway, Saxer pulled the ultimate utility player duty for her Tony-nominated team. She did this as not only a key cog in the show’s ensemble, but also as the understudy for three of the show’s lead roles. These included Regina George, Cady Heron, and of course Karen Smith. Saxer would then go onto star as Karen in the show’s First National Touring Production starting in 2019, and will continue to do so once live theatre resumes.

Saxer’s Broadway career dates back to 2014, when she made her debut in Bullets Over Broadway, and her other Broadway credits include Honeymoon in Vegas, the CATS revival, and Holiday Inn. This episode is a lot of fun, as she and host Al Malafronte talk all things baseball and Broadway such as her leading roles in Mean Girls, the Miami Marlins’ Coronavirus outbreak, the CATS movie, and Aroldis Chapman’s record-setting fastballs. They even played some Baseball meets Broadway trivia in this week’s edition of the 7th Inning Stretch!

Connect with Jonalyn Saxer on Instagram: @jksaxer and Twitter: @jksaxer

Connect with Break a Bat! on Instagram: @break_a_bat_podcast

Hosted by Al Malafronte

Produced by the Broadway Podcast Network

Edited by Matthew Hendershot


JOIN OUR VIP LIST

Text LISTEN to 63566 to join our Text List

RECEIVE OUR LATEST NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This