Stage Door Sessions Podcast

Stage Door Sessions

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Stage Door Sessions by Broadway Direct includes in-depth conversations with Broadway’s brightest, bringing you what’s new, what’s noteworthy, and what’s coming next to a stage near you. This podcast brings you exclusive access to Broadway’s top talent and creators from the heart of the theatre district. Elysa Gardner is the host of Stage Door Sessions by Broadway Direct, your source for all things Broadway. She covered theater and music at USA Today until 2016 and has since written for The New York Times, Town and Country, New York Stage Review, Entertainment Weekly, The BBC and of course, Broadway Direct.

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Episodes

Stage Door Sessions Podcast EP10 Stephen Schwartz

Stephen Schwartz on the legacy of Wicked and fostering new talent

In this podcast, we’re speaking with Stephen Schwartz on the lasting legacy of Wicked and his role in fostering new talent for the theatre in Wicked’s new project with ASCAP, “Flying Free.” Tune in to this podcast to hear about the development of Elphaba and G(a)linda, and his ...
Stage Door Sessions Podcast EP09 Stephanie Hsu

Stephanie Hsu on Be More Chill Fans and the Importance of Diversity

In this podcast, we’re speaking with Stephanie Hsu on her roles in Be More Chill, SpongeBob SquarePants, and the upcoming season of Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Tune in to this podcast to hear about how she should be named “Broadway’s Renaissance Woman,” her love of gardening, and why she ...
Stage Door Sessions Podcast

Bertie Carvel on his Tony-winning role in Ink

In this podcast, we're speaking with Bertie Carvel on his Tony-winning role in Ink. Find out how Bertie brings humanity to his roles as notable real-life figures and famous literary characters ...
Stage Door Sessions Podcast EP07 TONY AWARD CREATIVES

Meet the Tony-nominated Creatives Behind Some of This Year’s Biggest Broadway Hits

With the Tony Awards just days away, we're gearing up with this special Tony episode of Stage Door Sessions. Interviews with some of the 2019 Tony-nominees including Daniel Fish, Des McAnuff, Bartlett Sher, George C. Wolfe, Harold Wheeler, Todd Sickafoose, David Yazbeck, Robert Horn, and more! Tune in ...
Stage Door Sessions Podcast EP06 TONY AWARDS BEETLEJUICE

The Tony-nominated Creative Team from Beetlejuice on Broadway Share Their Stories

In this unique Tony episode of Stage Door Sessions, we speak with some of the 2019 Tony-nominated members of the Beetlejuice Creative Team, including William Ivey Long, Kenneth Posner, Peter Nigrini, David Korins, and Eddie Perfect. Tune in to the Tony Awards live on CBS on June 9 ...
Stage Door Sessions Podcast EP05 TONY AWARDS CHOREOGRAPHY

2019 Tony-nominated Choreographers Discuss Their Diverse Experiences

We continue to celebrate the upcoming Tony Awards with a special episode of Stage Door Sessions. In this exciting segment, we get to know some of the 2019 Tony-nominated choreographers, including Camille A. Brown, David Neumann, Dennis Jones, Sergio Trujillo, and Warren Carlyle. Once you've put away your ...