S2 Ep14 - Squiddly Doodles

July 15, 2018

In this Episode, we change things up a bit and Jaz asks the team to find an am dram show from the NODA website and the reason why, tune in to find out who picked what.

We review Anna's choice of Waitress from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones, see how many we gave it.
We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it will be. (here's a clue it's not Jaz, Lucie or Anna)

We talk about an article that was released saying that Billy Elliot could make boys gay in Hungary, see what we had to say about that!

We have a community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Fanny the fairy show - Irchester players - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/the-fanny-the-fairy-show

9 to 5 - Orrell Musical & Dramatic Society - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/9-to-5-1528840748

Barnum - Llandudno youth music theatre - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/barnum

Confusions - Kennet Amateur Theatrical Society - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/confusions

Billy Elliot Article - https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/22/billy-elliot-musical-cuts-dates-hungary-claims-turn-children-gay

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S2Ep13 - Horses for Courses with Stephen Love

July 1, 2018

In this Episode, we had a wonderful guest by the name of Stephen Love who is one of the puppeteers for the touring production of Warhorse.

He spoke to us about his journey from East 15 to becoming the head of a horse. He told us about the art of Bunraku and gave some sound advise for anyone looking to get into the industry.

We review Jaz's choice of Come from away from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones, see how many we gave it.
We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it will be. (here's a hint, it's between Anna and Tom)

We have a community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Warhorse - http://www.warhorseonstage.com

Table by Blind Summit - https://youtu.be/nO4YJo16p2A

Handspring Puppet Company - http://www.handspringpuppet.co.za

Forward thinking theatre - https://www.facebook.com/Forwardthinkingtheatre/

The National Theatre - https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk

 

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S2 Ep12 - Trois = Two

June 17, 2018

In this Episode, we had the lights back on, which was a relief for Jaz as he could actually see the buttons.

We review Lucie's choice of Heathers the musical from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones, see how many we gave it.
We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it will be. (here's a hint, it's not Lucie)

We discuss, Seussical the musical over the festive period, throughly modern millie shutting down, We will rock you touring, Mark Williams as the star of Dr Doolittle, Kinky Boots finishing, The Tony Awards, West End Live and Anna's Pants, so tune in to find out more.

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Seussical the musical - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/seussical-musical-southwark-playhouse_46775.html

Dr Doolittle - https://www.whatsonstage.com/oxford-theatre/news/mark-williams-doctor-dolittle-cast-uk-tour_46793.html

Kinky Boots - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/kinky-boots-announces-west-end-closing-date_46820.html

We will rock you tour - https://www.whatsonstage.com/hull-theatre/news/we-will-rock-you-uk-tour-2019_46834.html

The Tony Awards - https://variety.com/2018/legit/awards/tony-award-winners-2018-complete-list-1202839347/

Westend live - https://www.whatsonstage.com/west-end-theatre/news/west-end-live-2018-running-order_46785.html

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S2Ep11 - A playlist of overtures

June 3, 2018

In this Episode, we recorded in the dark, don't ask, but it was good fun.

We review Jaz's choice The Departure Lounge from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones. We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it will be.

We discuss, understudies in am dram, Cinema ticket prices for Jamie, Martin Kemp in Chicago and Lucie put us through our paces in a Musical Theatre Quiz.

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

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S2Ep10 - The Yellow Brick Road to Scotland

May 20, 2018

In this Episode, we interview very cowardly guest (only joking) he is playing the Lion in
Lochgelly and District Amateur Musical Association's (LADAMA) production of The Wizard of Oz, running from 29th May to 2nd June 2018.

*Drum roll please* Mr Andrew Gardiner.

We talk to him about The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the transition from Kansas to Oz and celebrate him getting a 2:1 in BA (hon) Theatre and Film.

We review Jaz's choice The Departure Lounge from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones. We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it will be.

Lucie talks about The Greatest Showman and possibility of it going to the big stage, Jaz talks about the Central Ballet costumes that were stolen and Anna talks about the new Les Mis casting.
We had no Tom with us in this episode due to work commitments, we miss you Tom!

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Wizard of Oz Tickets - http://www.onfife.com/whats-on/detail/ladama-presents-wizard-oz

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S2 Ep9 - The Naked Animator - with Pete Warbis

May 6, 2018

In this Episode, we interview a good friend of ours and great animator for some of the biggest films around, Mr Pete Warbis.
We talk to him about films, being an animator, the difference his job has being in amateur theatre and also being naked whilst playing video games (www.barebuddies.co.uk)

We review Lucie's choice The Wiz (Live Edition) from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones. We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it will be.

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Newbury Musical Theatre Society Concert Tickets: www.ticketsource.co.uk/nmts

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S2Ep8 - All GDPR’d out

April 22, 2018

In this Episode, we talk about GDPR and all that comes along with it.

We review Anna's choice of Tarzan (The Broadway Edition) from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones. We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it was between Jaz and Lucie and what they chose.

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

GDPR website link - http://www.einsteinmarketer.com/gdpr-data-protection-laws-2018/

Tom's Article Link - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/how-much-do-west-end-actors-earn_46338.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=18apr2018

Anna's Article Link - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fsz6re7BxwM&feature=youtu.be

Lucie's Article Link - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/disney-fantasia-vaults-immersive-show_46322.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=17apr2018

Jaz's Article Link - https://www.facebook.com/onstageblog/posts/2111266242426486

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S2 Ep7 - Welcome Copyright Colin & PRS

April 8, 2018

In this Episode, we talk about PRS and needing a license for a Cabaret type show, We get a voice for 'Copyright Colin' and talk about the weird noise that escaped out of John Legend.

We review Tom's choice of American Psycho (The Musical) from last episodes 'Album of the week' rating it out of five microphones. We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it was and what they chose.

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

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Yours From

The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joepurdue.com

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

PPLPRS website link - pplprs.co.uk

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S2 Ep6 - The Amateursphere with Joshua Mason

March 25, 2018

In this Episode, we have an amazing guest who goes by the name of Joshua Mason from Inspirations Theatre talking about their up and coming production of Godspell showing from 27th - 31st March 2018 in Chesterfield. Joshua talks about how he has taken over the production company two years ago and how he likes to put on productions that aren’t done in his area often. 

We review Anna's choice of Rodger and Hammerstein's Cinderella from last episodes 'Album of the week' We 'Spin that wheel' to see who will be picking this episodes album, take a listen to find out who it was and what they chose. 

We have a new community over on Facebook, so please come and join us for a chat. https://www.facebook.com/groups/148894559115729/ 

So tune in, Join in, have some fun and take a listen.

Please rate and review us on itunes or our facebook page

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The 'It's all an act' Team (Jaz, Lucie, Tom and Anna)

Intro and Outro Credit - Joe Purdue

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Godspell ticket link - https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/inspotheatre

Inspirations Theatre website - www.inspirationstheatre.co.uk 

 

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S2 Ep5 - The First Album of the week – Eugenius

March 11, 2018

In this episode, we give our feedback for the first album of the week (Eugenius), find out what we thought about it, we have some interesting discussions about mental health, the different types of jobs within the theatre and The Olivier’s, which we have renamed The Hamilton’s this year, listen in to find out why.
We also spoke about, Toy story, Panic at the disco and the Macarena (Don’t ask) a right random mix for this episode, we hope you enjoy it.

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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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 & www.thestage.co.uk

Lucie’s Article Link - https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/10-musical-theatre-jobs-essential-for-a-production/

Anna’s Article Link - http://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/top-10-selling-shows-on-whatsonstage-in-february-_45944.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=06mar2018

Tom’s Article Link - https://www.encoreradio.co.uk/news/west-end/2519832/ariana-grande-lands-dream-role-as-elphaba/

 

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