S1Ep21 - Musicals, Plays and Razzamataz with Chris Leonard

November 5, 2017

In this Episode, We interview a long-time friend of Jaz’s (Not old) Chris Leonard (or Lenny as many people know him). He is now the proud owner and runs Razzamataz Pendle, trying to give children the opportunity to perform just like he did. Chris plays our great game of Reversal Rehearsal and has a great laugh with it.

The West End Section Discussion goes on to talk about the need to Theatre to involve people of all abilities and we have a large debate about ‘Are musicals drowning out plays in the west end’ found out what we all thought.

Lucie and Anna have some awesome shows for you as usual this week in news and social (woop woop), some great classic productions and a brand new musical.

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

Articles in the west end section – www.whatsonstage.com & www.thestage.co.uk

 

 

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S1E20 - Q&A Special, Musicals, Star Wars and Biscuits

October 22, 2017

In this Episode, we have no guest but answer the questions you sent into us. We talk about all sorts, from our favourite musicals, what Star Wars character we would be, and if we were a biscuit what biscuit would we be?

There is no Reversal Rehearsal or Tom vs Guest but we do play the game from Episode 15 – Disney Special where Jaz thinks of a character and the team have to ask questions and Jaz will give a yes or no answer, but this time it is with a musical theatre character.

The West End Discussion talks about casting already famous people in west end shows to boost ticket sales and promotional value. We also talk about casting the right person for the role, whether it be a character with autism, a disability or race.

Lucie and Anna have some shows that we have performed in news and social, which made us take a trip down memory lane (woop woop).

 

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

 

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

 

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

 

Articles in the west end section – www.whatsonstage.com & www.thestage.co.uk

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S1Ep19 - Guess who’s back, back again

October 8, 2017

In this Episode, we have on a guest that appears in episode 5, he got the best reversal rehearsal and he is back to tell us about his show that he has written and directed, it’s Shaun Blake. Shaun tells us all about the show, what happens without giving away too many spoilers, also the process that it has gone through to get to the point ready to be shown as a full production to an audience.

The West End Discussion talks about The Wind in the Willows show going cinematic, also how shows have evolved and how Tom’s opinion of them has changed as shows develop.

Lucie and Anna have some classic shows and an audition for you this week in news and social (woop woop).

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

 

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

 

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

 

Articles in the west end section – www.whatsonstage.com & www.thestage.co.uk

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S1E18 - Our most guests EVER! with The Bluebelles

September 24, 2017

 

In this Episode, We interview our most guests ever, 7 guests! It’s The Bluebelles. This acapella group tell us of the fun that they have whilst studying at uni at the same time. Alice from The Bluebelles plays our great game of Reversal Rehearsal.

 

The West End Discussion talks about Kinky Boots 2nd Birthday and interesting casting for Frozen the Musical.

 

Lucie and Anna have some interesting shows for you this week in news and social (woop woop) lots of new productions from companies with some great crazy names.

 

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

 

Visit our website for all our social links, also check out our calendar and find a show near you.

 

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

 

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

 

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

 

Articles in the west end section – www.whatsonstage.com & www.thestage.co.uk

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S1E17 - A Wicked Interview with Jodie Steele

September 10, 2017

S1E17 – A Wicked Interview with Jodie Steele

In this Episode, We interview Jodie Steele who has returned from her year long tour of Asia as Elphaba in Wicked. She tells us of the highs and the lows that come with being a performer in the west end, some interesting stories, the time she shared a dressing room with Kevin Spacey and what is next on the cards for her. Jodie has a go at our crazy game Reversal Rehearsal, which is tricky and short this week, tune in to find out who wins, Tom or Guest?

The West End Discussion talks about the time that Tom and Anna met Cameron Macintosh, some mothers do ‘ave ‘em and ‘The play that goes wrong’ Tour.

Lucie and Anna have some interesting shows for you this week in news and social (woop woop) lots of new productions from companies that will can get your eyes and ears twitching about.

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

Articles in the west end section – www.whatsonstage.com

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S1Ep16 - To tech or not to tech with Liam Warne

August 27, 2017

In this Episode, We interview technician Liam Warne about the world behind the performance. He tells us some funny stories and has a great go at our game Reversal Rehearsal (Yes, it is back!) Liam has a great suggestion for the team as something to do in the future.

 

The West End Discussion talks about the hope that new productions come through for the UK.

 

Lucie and Anna have some a few shows this week in news and social (woop woop) but quality over quantity we think

 

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

 

Visit our website for all our social links, also check out our calendar and find a show near you.

 

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Yours from

The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

 

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue - www.joepurdue.com

 

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

 

Articles in the west end section – www.whatsonstage.com

 

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S1E15 - The Disneyland Paris Special

August 13, 2017

In this Episode, We talk about our time away at Disneyland Paris, our favourite part, our least favourite part and the game we played to pass the time in the queue line.

Tune in to find out some very exciting news about where ‘It’s All An Act Podcast’ are moving forward.

Everything will be back to normal in our next episode.

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

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S1E14 - The Interview for The Interview with Nick Card & Paul Strickland

July 30, 2017

In this Episode, We interview the writer (Nick Card) and producer/performer (Paul Strickland) for a show called The Interview which they are taking up to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. They are doing a preview of the show before they take it up to the fringe to raise money for the Air Ambulance service. We find out some interesting facts about both Nick and Paul, also about the Edinburgh fringe festival.

The West End Discussion goes north this week, with us talking all about the Edinburgh fringe festival in all of it’s wonder. This will be the first of a two part discussion.

Lucie and Anna have some a few shows this week in news and social (woop woop) but quality over quantity we think

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

Visit our website for all our social links, also check out our calendar and find a show near you.

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Yours from

The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

Edinburg Fringe Information – www.whatsonstage.com  

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S1E13 - The Animals, The Children and Me with Matt Collins

July 16, 2017

 S1E13 - The Animals, The Children and Me with Matt Collins

 

In this Episode, We interview a reverend (not a real one just a part he is playing) being a late comer to the world of am dram, Matt does not let it show, his performance on the podcast was great. He has some great stories about celebrities and Gerbils. Matt was a natural at playing our awesome game of Reversal Rehearsal and finds what it’s like to do it in person.

In the West End Discussions this time, we talk about Emma Rice’s new production of Wise Children, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s statement of thinking that west end ticket prices are ok.

Lucie and Anna have some amazing shows this week in news and social (woop woop) along with information about the show of our guest, Mr Matt Collins and his up and coming role in the production of Batboy.

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

Visit our website for all our social links, also check out our calendar and find a show near you.

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Yours from

The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

Emma Rice Wise Children and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s article – www.thestage.co.uk

Batboy The Musical Tickets - https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/379764

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S1E12 – The Unfolding Podcast with Joe Purdue

July 2, 2017

In this Episode, We interview our creator of our theme music and composer of the musical ‘Unfolding Tales’. He has some great stories to tell of his time with some great names in the theatre world, especially the one with Alan Menken. Having only listened to a few of our podcasts before Joe was forward to playing our awesome game of Reversal Rehearsal and finds out the fun at the fair and what it’s like to do it in person.

In the West End Discussions this time, we talk about whether shows should tour for a limited time or not and also we find that Emma Rice will launch a new children’s theatre program.

Lucie and Anna have some amazing shows this week in news and social (woop woop) along with information about the show of our guest, Mr Joe Purdue and his musical based on the life of Tolkien ‘Unfolding Tales’

So come and tune in to find out all the fun and frolics with the It's All An Act Team.

Visit our website for all our social links, also check out our calendar and find a show near you.

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The ‘It’s All An Act’ Team

 

Show information - National Operatic and Dramatic Association: www.noda.org.uk

 

Tickets for ‘Unfolding Tales’ – www.joepurdue.com/tickets

 

Intro and Outro Credit – Joseph Purdue -  www.joepurdue.com

 

‘It’s all an act’ podcast logo credit – Joseph Foskett

 

Emma Rice Wise Children Article - http://www.whatsonstage.com/bristol-theatre/news/emma-rice-wise-children-bristol_43970.html

 

Oh Hello Broadway - http://ohhellobroadway.com/

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