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WBFO Theatre



Theater Critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the Buffalo area theater scene.



Published: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Last Build Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:24:15 GMT

Copyright: 2010 WBFO
 



Theatre Talk:

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 05:00:00 GMT

WBFO'S Theatre Talk takes us to several venues. This week local theatre critic Anthony Chase tells us about Poor Behavior at LA's Theatre Company in California.


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Theatre Talk

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 04:00:00 GMT

WBFO'S Theatre Talk takes us to several venues.


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Theatre Talk: The Lion King & more

Fri, 07 Oct 2011 04:00:00 GMT

The Lion King opened this week at Shea's Performing Arts Center in downtown Buffalo


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Theatre Talk:

Fri, 30 Sep 2011 04:00:00 GMT

American Repertory Theatre of WNY has extended Floyd Collins, the story of the greatest cave explore ever known.


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Theatre Talk: Recap of Buffalo's theatre scene

Fri, 23 Sep 2011 04:00:00 GMT

A round up of the fall theatre scene across the Buffalo region.


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Theatre Talk: Early Curtain Up reviews

Fri, 09 Sep 2011 04:00:00 GMT

The Theatre Talk guys are a little breathless this week. They've been busy making their way around town to all the shows opening before the curtain officially goes up on the new theatre season.


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Theatre Talk: Curtain Up!

Fri, 02 Sep 2011 04:00:00 GMT

A new theatre season and so many choices! This week Jim and Tony help you sort out some of the offerings for Curtain Up.


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Theatre Talk: Musicals showcased for Curtain Up

Fri, 26 Aug 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony tell everyone to get ready for the flood of theatre that will soon unfold when the curtain goes up on a new theatre season.


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Theatre Talk: Youth in the spotlight

Fri, 19 Aug 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week the Theatre Talk guys explore a theme of youth.


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Theatre Talk: Last call for Shakespeare

Fri, 12 Aug 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Shakespeare is in the air - at least for another week.


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Theatre Talk: The Birds Attack

Fri, 05 Aug 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week on Theatre Talk Jim Santella and Anthony Chase start out with a review of Buffalo United Artists premiere of The Birds Attack.


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Theatre Talk: Tales of the City

Fri, 29 Jul 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony review Tales of the City, a play from the creators of Avenue Q. They also take a look at As You Like It, now playing in Delaware Park.


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Theatre Talk: Follies

Fri, 22 Jul 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Sondheim's "Follies" are featured this week on Theatre Talk as Jim and Tony preview the one night only fundraiser performance for Buffalo United Artists.


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Theatre Talk: Three Sisters, with a twist

Fri, 15 Jul 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony review the much-anticipated production of Chekov's Three Sisters at the Chautauqua Theatre.


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Theatre Talk: Three Sisters

Fri, 08 Jul 2011 04:00:00 GMT

The Chautuaqua Theatre is highlighted in this week's Theatre Talk.


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Theatre Talk: Original works

Fri, 01 Jul 2011 04:00:00 GMT

The Theatre Talk guys this week bring us a preview a new Frank Sinatra-inspired musical opening next week at Musicalfare.


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Theatre Talk: Fri. June 17, 2011

Fri, 17 Jun 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Theatre Critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the Tony Awards and more in this week's edition of Theatre Talk.


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Theatre Talk: Tears and cheers at the Arties

Fri, 10 Jun 2011 04:00:00 GMT

If you missed the Artie awards on Monday, don't fret. Jim and Tony have a complete run-down.


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Theatre Talk: Artie Awards preview

Fri, 03 Jun 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Get a sneak peak at this year's Artie awards event coming up Monday with a preview from Jim and Tony.


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Theatre Talk: Buffalo's Artie Awards

Fri, 27 May 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about the upcoming Annual Artie Awards in Buffalo.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Theatre for the Rapture

Fri, 20 May 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and and Tony ponder their final recommendations for theatre worthy to see before the end of the world.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Stephen Adley Guirgis in town

Fri, 13 May 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony preview a gala being held tomorrow at Road Less Traveled Theatre.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Shows around town

Fri, 06 May 2011 04:00:00 GMT

WBFO'S theatre critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase offer their weekly review of the local theatre scene.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Judas & Wicked

Fri, 22 Apr 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony review the Last Days of Judas Iscariot at RLTP and then get Wickedly popular with their review of the popular Broadway musical Wicked now playing at Sheas.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Around the town

Fri, 15 Apr 2011 04:00:00 GMT

WBFO'S theatre critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase offer their weekly review of the local theatre scene.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Fundraiser for cultural groups

Fri, 08 Apr 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony give a plug to the upcoming "Give 4 Greatness" event, a Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and Musicalfare concert to benefit area cultural organizations.


Media Files:
http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wbfo/.jukebox/media/wbfo/962277/mp3/news/podcast/262/962277.mp3




Theatre Talk: Something for kids and something that's not

Fri, 01 Apr 2011 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony test your spelling abilities Friday in their preview of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.


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Theatre Talk: Young Frankenstein

Fri, 25 Mar 2011 04:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony talk about the passing of Elizabeth Taylor and Young Frankenstein on Stage at Shea's.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: A theatre Screenplay

Fri, 11 Mar 2011 05:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony take a look at a couple theatre favorites done with a twist and tell us about a new play on the horizon.


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Theatre Talk: Remebering Manny Fried

Fri, 04 Mar 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase pay tribute to theatre icon Manny Fried who died last week at the age of 97.


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Theatre Talk: Jim and Tony size up Shrek

Fri, 25 Feb 2011 05:00:00 GMT

The Theatre Talk guys have some fun this week "kidding" around with a review of Shrek the Musical at Sheas.


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Theatre Talk: Remembering actress Betty Garrett

Fri, 18 Feb 2011 05:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony take time to remember stage and screen actress Betty Garrett who died earlier this week at the age of 91.


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Theatre Talk: metatheatre in review

Fri, 11 Feb 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase ponder the multi-level world of metatheatre.


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Theatre Talk: From Broadway to Buffalo

Fri, 04 Feb 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase bring Broadway to Buffalo this week and spotlight Buffalo theatre too.


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Theatre Talk: Highlight plays about the printing press, Anita Bryant and a garbage strike

Fri, 28 Jan 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase reveal a little secret when they take a theatrical step back in time to review Gutenburg!: the Musical! at Alt Theatre.


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Theatre Talk: Cat on Hot Tin Roof

Fri, 21 Jan 2011 05:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony talk about Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Remembering cabaret star Margaret Whiting

Fri, 14 Jan 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase remember cabaret star Margaret Whiting and talk about how she influenced Buffalo singers.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: From Broadway to the Kavinoky

Fri, 07 Jan 2011 05:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase give the Broadway low-down on In The Heights and Spiderman, and preview the local production of Third opening Friday at the Kavinoky Theatre.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Spiderman and Dreamgirls

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 05:00:00 GMT

This week Jim Santella and Anthony Chase lament the weather - and talk about "Spiderman." The mega, $65 million Broadway musical that is. Also in Jim and Tony's web this week is the local Broadway touring show at Sheas, "Dreamgirls," originally choreographed and directed by Buffalo's own Michael Bennett.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, December 10, 2010

Fri, 10 Dec 2010 05:00:00 GMT

Keith Waterhouse's play "Our Song" is in the spotlight this week as Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the production now up at the New Phoenix Theatre.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Holiday fare

Fri, 03 Dec 2010 05:00:00 GMT

It's a seasonal theme for this Friday's Theatre Talk as Jim Santella and Anthony Chase preview the region's Holiday offerings. Sneak a listen of everything from "A Christmas Carol" at Alleyway, to "A Charlie Brown Christmas" at Road Less Traveled and "It's a Wonderful Life at the Kavinoky" and much more.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, November 19, 2010

Fri, 19 Nov 2010 05:00:00 GMT

This week Jim and Tony discuss last weekend's special fundraiser for Shakespeare in Delaware Park.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk

Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:00:00 GMT

This week Jim Santella and Anthony Chase remember actress Jill Clayburg who died last week. Jim and Tony also review a play at Buffalo United Artists that chronicles the first gay rights organization. And they preview James Joyce's "The Dead" at the Irish Classical Theatre Company's Andrews Theatre - and much more.


Media Files:
http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wbfo/.jukebox/media/wbfo/934439/mp3/news/podcast/262/934439.mp3




Theatre Talk: Friday, November 5, 2010

Thu, 04 Nov 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Time for Jim and Tony's weekly Theatre Talk chat!

This week, Tony talks about his trip to New York City to check out theatre in the Big Apple.

Jim and Tony also review Noel Coward's comedy, PRESENT LAUGHTER, on stage at the Kavinoky featuring Artistic Director David Lamb as Garry Essendine.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk

Fri, 29 Oct 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase stop by our studios with their weekly review.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk

Fri, 22 Oct 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review this season's shows around the region.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, October 8, 2010

Tue, 12 Oct 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase give their weekly review of the local theatre scene.


Media Files:
http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wbfo/.jukebox/media/wbfo/928787/mp3/news/podcast/262/928787.mp3




Theatre Talk: Friday, October 1, 2010

Tue, 12 Oct 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase reviews this seasons shows around the region. Click the audio player above to hear Theatre Talk now or use your podcasting software to download it to your computer or iPod


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Theatre Talk: Friday, September 24, 2010

Fri, 24 Sep 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase gather for the weekly Theatre Talk discussion.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, September 17, 2010

Fri, 17 Sep 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theatre critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss the fall theatre season.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, September 10, 2010

Fri, 10 Sep 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase are ready for Friday night's 29th Curtain Up!


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, September 3, 2010

Fri, 03 Sep 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase set the stage for Curtain Up!, the official opening of Buffalo's 2010-11 theater season.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, August 13, 2010

Fri, 13 Aug 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase get "All Shook Up"!


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk for July 23, 2010

Tue, 27 Jul 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about Buffalo United Artists "Odd Couple", Shakespeare in Delaware Park's Macbeth and Tony's review of the musical "Superman" on stage in Texas.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, July 9, 2010

Fri, 09 Jul 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about Shakespeare in Delaware Park and more.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, June 18, 2010

Fri, 18 Jun 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about the Tony Awards and more.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, June 4, 2010

Fri, 04 Jun 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about the 20th anniversaries of Musicalfare Theatre, Artvoice and the Arties.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 21, 2010

Thu, 03 Jun 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the local theater scene.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 28, 2010

Fri, 28 May 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase preview this weekend's performance of The Music Man by the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. They also discuss the local musicals competing for an "Artie" Award.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 14, 2010

Fri, 14 May 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about Julie Andrews, Lena Horne and more.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 7, 2010

Fri, 07 May 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase chat about the Buffalo theater scene.


Media Files:
http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wbfo/.jukebox/media/wbfo/900564/mp3/news/podcast/262/900564.mp3




Theatre Talk: Friday, April 9, 2010

Fri, 09 Apr 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the local and national theater scenes.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 19, 2010

Fri, 19 Mar 2010 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critic Anthony Chase flies solo this week. He joins us to preview the 2010-11 Broadway series at the Shea's Performing Arts Center, which was released Thursday.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 12, 2010

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 05:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the Buffalo theater scene.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 5, 2010

Fri, 05 Mar 2010 05:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the Buffalo theater scene.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Fri. Sept. 25, 2009

Fri, 25 Sep 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the Buffalo theater scene. This week, they talk about the Irish Classical Theatre production of "Blood Brothers" and more.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, July 17, 2009

Fri, 17 Jul 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Summer theater continues in the region, including a celebration of the Palace Theater restoration in Lockport.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, July 3, 2009

Fri, 03 Jul 2009 04:00:00 GMT

We hear about a change in the bankruptcy status of Buffalo's Studio Arena Theater, and there are some summer reruns.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, June 26, 2009

Fri, 26 Jun 2009 04:00:00 GMT

It's summertime, so Theatre Talk takes a ride around the region, with a side trip to Minnesota.


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Theater Talk: Friday, June 19, 2009

Fri, 19 Jun 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Tony gets ready to "trod the boards," from reviewer to performer.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, June 12, 2009

Fri, 12 Jun 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Which was better, this year's Tony awards, or the televised Tony awards show?


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Theatre Talk: Friday, June 5, 2009

Fri, 05 Jun 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony review the winners of the 19th annual Artie awards, handed out this past Monday.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 29, 2009

Fri, 29 May 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony discuss a plethora of things this week, including the Artie and Tony awards, plus new digs for Buffalo United Artists.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 22, 2009

Fri, 22 May 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony preview the Arties, which will be awarded June first.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, May 15, 2009

Fri, 15 May 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony review the current theater scene, and offer a remembrance of a Buffalo playwright.


Media Files:
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"Everyman Actor" James Rebhorn Champions Regional Theatre

Thu, 07 May 2009 04:00:00 GMT

A famous actor of movies, television and theatre made an appearance in Buffalo last week to support a local theatre. James Rebhorn attended the Road Less Traveled Theatre's gala and attended a performance of their current production, "The Man Who Had All the Luck." Rebhorn performed in the successful Broadway production of the play. WBFO's Joyce Kryszak talked with the actor about why he is often the unrecognizable "every-man."


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, April 24, 2009

Fri, 24 Apr 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony discuss great theater at local colleges and universities.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, April 17, 2009

Fri, 17 Apr 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Theatre critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase preview the upcoming appearance of Mandy Patinkin Patti LuPone at the Shea's Performing Arts Center.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, April 10, 2009

Fri, 10 Apr 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim wants to taste Easter chocolate, while Tony gets serious about the production of Blackbird on stage now at the New Phoenix Theatre.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, April 3, 2009

Fri, 03 Apr 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Theatre critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the Buffalo area theatre scene.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 27, 2009

Fri, 27 Mar 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony offer their thanks to supporters of WBFO during our recent spring fundraiser.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 20, 2009

Fri, 20 Mar 2009 04:00:00 GMT

Jim and Tony ask for your pledge to support WBFO during our spring fundraiser. Sorry Tony, no 100 thousand dollar bonuses for you two.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 13, 2009

Fri, 13 Mar 2009 04:00:00 GMT

It sounds like Tony is doing his best impression of Harvey Fierstein this week (or maybe he just needs a throat lozenge).


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Theatre Talk: Friday, March 6, 2009

Fri, 06 Mar 2009 05:00:00 GMT

Hello Jim! Hello Tony! Might it be The Theatre Talk Musical?


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Buffalo Avenues: Music of Stephen Sondheim

Thu, 05 Mar 2009 05:00:00 GMT

When it comes to contemporary musical theatre there is no one better than Stephen Sondheim. Musicians love to play his music -- actors love to sing and act his songs and audiences just love to see his shows! Sondheim's Pulitzer prize winning musical "Sunday in the Park with George" opens this weekend at Musicalfare Theatre.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, February 20, 2009

Fri, 20 Feb 2009 05:00:00 GMT

Tony is stuffy this week, although Jim wonders if that's anything unusual.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, February 13, 2009

Fri, 13 Feb 2009 05:00:00 GMT

So much rain... Jim wants 40 cubits of lumber for an ark!
This week's Theatre Talk is only here, online. The on-air presentation was pre-empted due to ongoing news coverage of the crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407 in Clarence the previous night.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, February 6, 2009

Fri, 06 Feb 2009 05:00:00 GMT

It's time to beat the cold weather with a visit to a warm theater.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, January 30, 2009

Fri, 30 Jan 2009 05:00:00 GMT

Is it Mary Kate O'Connell or is it Florence Foster Jenkins? Only Alleyway Theatre-goers know for sure.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, January 23, 2009

Fri, 23 Jan 2009 05:00:00 GMT

The local theater community mourns the loss of two beloved friends.


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Irish Classical Theatre

Thu, 15 Jan 2009 05:00:00 GMT

The Irish Classical Theatre in Buffalo is ready to kick off its 2009 season.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, January 9, 2009

Fri, 09 Jan 2009 05:00:00 GMT

It's a new year, and there are new plays to talk about.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, December 19, 2008

Fri, 12 Dec 2008 05:00:00 GMT

Happy Holidays from Anthony Chase and Jim Santella Claus!


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Theatre Talk: Friday, December 12, 2008

Fri, 12 Dec 2008 05:00:00 GMT

This week, the guys take a look at some holiday seasonal productions.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, November 28, 2008

Fri, 28 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT

On this day after Thanksgiving, are Jim and Tony sleepy from Thanksgiving tryptophan?


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Theatre Talk: Friday, November 28, 2008

Fri, 28 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT

Theater Critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review the local theater scene. This week, they tell us about the latest production of Buffalo United Artists, "The New Century," and more.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, November 21, 2008

Fri, 21 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT

Tony was one of the distinguished guests for the Broadway opening of Billy Elliot: The Musical, with music by Sir Elton John.


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Theatre Talk: Friday, November 14, 2008

Fri, 14 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT

Sir Elton John has written the score for the musical Billy Elliot: The Musical, which opens on Broadway this week.


Media Files:
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Theatre Talk: Friday, November 7, 2008

Fri, 07 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT

A new African American Cultural Center presentation features the music of Nina Simone.


Media Files:
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