It’s all an act
S3 Ep18 - I got 22 musicals, but a play ain’t 1

S3 Ep18 - I got 22 musicals, but a play ain’t 1

September 8, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award-nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we hear Tom's discovery about Sir Ian McKellan, Anna has some new UK musicals,
Lucie is Six and Jaz has 22 musicals but a play ain't 1.

As always we play a game and in this episode and it is 'Who's that character?' so come and play with use to see if you can guess before the team does.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Anna and she chose '9 to 5 the musical', everyone is back in so we spin the wheel to see who gets to pick the next album,
come and find out what is in store for us all next.

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

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1330-arms-and-the-man/ 
Tom's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/west-side-story-youth-production 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/the-wedding-singer-1552426617 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/rent-school-edition 

Articles

Jaz's Articles - http://www.playbill.com/article/22-broadway-musicals-that-closed-on-opening-night 
Tom's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/newcastle-upon-tyne-theatre/news/ian-mckellen-on-stage-les-miserables_49702.html?fbclid=IwAR2NvR1DV8r0aRAPOE3a8NkZVzLdwFiX3tDuMknU5BXgJjPCBO9vuRFBgoc 
Anna's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/new-musicals-uk-stage-drama_49771.html 
Lucie's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/glasgow-theatre/news/six-musical-tour-cast_49810.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=5september2019 

S3 Ep17 - No theatre character was harmed in the making of this podcast

S3 Ep17 - No theatre character was harmed in the making of this podcast

August 25, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award-nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we hear Tom go falsetto, Anna is on Broadway, Lucie is at The Old Vic and Jaz is a BTEC again.

As always we play a game and in this episode and it is 'Who's that character?' so come and play with us to see if you can guess before the team does.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Lucie and she chose 'Six - The Musical', no need to spin the wheel as it is Anna's pick, come and find out what she has in store for us all.

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

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/acting-skills-course 
Tom's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/the-history-boys 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/the-greatest-showman 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/patricia-cross 

Articles

Jaz's Articles - https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2019/ten-performing-arts-btecs-cut-as-part-of-government-qualifications-crackdown/ 
Tom's Article - https://www.falsettoslondon.com/ 
Anna's Article - https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Breaking-DIANA-Musical-Will-Open-on-Broadway-in-2020-20190812 
Lucie's Article - https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2019/old-vic-annex-lambeth-council-3-75m/ 

S3 Ep16 - Smorgasbord

S3 Ep16 - Smorgasbord

August 11, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award-nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we hear how Tom learns to count, Broadway compared to the west end,
Disney musicals and the Novello Theatre.

As always we play a game and in this episode and it is a debut one-off game named 'Bag that tag' where the team have to guess the show from the tagline,
come and play along and see how many you get right.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Tom and he chose 'Trail to Oregon', we spin the wheel to find out who is up next between the girls and what the album is going to be.

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/broadway-baby-2 
Tom's Choice - https://peculiarproductions.co.uk/men-at-arms/ 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/surrey-showcase-1554057481 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/one-day-only 

Articles

Jaz's Articles - https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2019/cameron-mackintosh-london-penthouse-novello-theatre/ 
Tom's Article - http://www.playbill.com/article/six-continues-international-reign-with-norwegian-cruise-line-engagement 
Anna's Article - http://www.playbill.com/article/which-disney-stage-musical-are-you 
Lucie's Article - https://www.onstageblog.com/editorals/2019/8/5/revealed-the-most-popular-musicals-of-all-time 

S3 Ep15 - A real fire in a bucket

S3 Ep15 - A real fire in a bucket

July 28, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we talk about Amelie, Judy Garland,
a question form a fan (which we love!) and making a comeback is Anna's top 10.

As always we play a game and in this episode and it is 'Who's that character'.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Jaz and he chose 'Wicked', we spin the wheel to find out who is up next, find out who it is and what the album is.

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett 

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://www.carltontheatregroup.co/ 
Tom's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/an-evening-of-ghostly-encounters 
Anna's Choice - https://www.andovermusicaltheatre.co.uk/starlights-sister-act---aug-2019.html# 
Lucie's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1288-bring-it-onthe-musical/ 

Articles

Jaz's Articles - A question from Jess Spath.
Tom's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/amelie-musical-transfer-london-other-palace_49414.html 
Anna's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/top-10-selling-shows-whatsonstage-june_49431.html 
Lucie's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/judy-garland-film-renee-zellweger-trailer_49052.html?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=8july2019 

S3 Ep14 - The Frozen old vic prom

S3 Ep14 - The Frozen old vic prom

July 14, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we talk about The Prom on netflix, Frozen the musical,
a revamp to the old vic theatre, WLOS' production of The Pajama game and a brand new show from Joe Purdue.

As always we play a game and in this episode it is 'Who's that character'.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Lucie and she chose 'Dear Evan Hansen', we spin the wheel to find out who is up next, everyone is back in.

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1279-hay-fever/ 
Tom's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/play-in-a-week-2019 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/9-to-5-1560785597 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/a-dolls-house 

Articles

Jaz's Articles - https://wlos.co.uk/ 
FREE Download of a brand new musical - https://joepurdue.com/legends-of-arahma 
Tom's Article - https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/ryan-murphy-sets-cast-netflix-prom-adaptation-1220816 
Anna's Article - http://www.playbill.com/article/how-a-real-life-sisterly-bond-fuels-frozens-broadway-princesses 
Lucie's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/old-vic-arts-hub-annex_49416.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=08jul2019 

S3 Ep13 - Yer alrite with Jamie Ledwith

S3 Ep13 - Yer alrite with Jamie Ledwith

June 30, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, we mix it up as WE HAVE A GUEST! The one the only Jamie Ledwith, we talk to him about his life, and find out some of the amzing things he has done.
We also, as usual pick our Am dram shows for you to go and see in the next fortnight.

As always we play a game and in this episode and it is 'Who's that character' and we even let Jamie be the game master, and he did not disappoint.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Anna and she chose 'Frozen - The Broadway Musical',
no need to spin the wheel as it is Lucie's turn, listen in to find out what she has chosen.

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1291-spring-awakening-stockwell-playhouse/ 
Tom's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1289-bad-girls-the-musical/ 
Anna's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1225-soho-cinders/ 
Lucie's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1264-footloose/ 

 

Jamie's website - www.jamieledwith.co.uk

Ghosts on BBC iplayer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episodes/m00049t9/ghosts

Jade and Matt Billington (Disney Vloggers) - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3F5j5RtwX7kNWdjSN9PR-Q

 

S3 Ep12 - Fun Coupons (AKA Tickets)

S3 Ep12 - Fun Coupons (AKA Tickets)

June 16, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we talk about The wolf of wall street,
Bernadette Peters, Theatres cancelling performances and 7 steps to writing a musical.

As always we play a game and in this episode it is 'Who's that character'.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Jaz and he chose 'Newsies', we spin the wheel to find out who is up next.

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/algss 
Tom's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1282-our-house-the-musical/ 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/california-suite 
Lucie's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/2019/6/17/ 

Articles

Jaz's Article - https://theatrenerds.com/want-write-musical-7-steps-getting-started/ 
Tom's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/wolf-of-wall-street-immersive-stage-belfort_49010.html 
Anna's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/bernadette-peters-cancels-uk-concert-dates-_49219.html 
Lucie's Article - https://www.whatsonstage.com/southampton-theatre/news/rotterdam-cancels-performance-hate-crime-actors_49225.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=10june2019 

S3 Ep11 - Standing Ovations, am dram problems and getintotheatre.org

S3 Ep11 - Standing Ovations, am dram problems and getintotheatre.org

June 2, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we talk about Standing Ovations and are they given too easily?,
problems that am dram groups face, getintotheatre.org and kinky boots coming to the silver screen.
As always we play a game and in this episode it is 'Who's that character'.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Tom (Again lol) and he chose 'The Book of Mormon', we spin the wheel to find out who is up next.

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

Intro and Outro Credit - www.Joepurdue.com 

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1212-the-pajama-game/ 
Tom's Choice - https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/derbyshire/duchess-theatre/hair-the-cast/e-lzjqqg 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/tons-of-money 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/districts-3-5-dare-to-dream-youth-workshop 

Articles

Jaz's Article - http://www.playbill.com/article/filmed-version-of-tony-winning-musical-kinky-boots-will-hit-the-big-screen 
Tom's Article - From his head
Anna's Article - https://theatrenerds.com/21-problems-community-theatre-actors-understand/ 
Lucie's Article - https://getintotheatre.org/ 

S3 Ep10 - Kennet Radio, Amdram.community and people eating ham

S3 Ep10 - Kennet Radio, Amdram.community and people eating ham

May 19, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we talk about the LGBT community,
a quiz from Anna, author rights for a show and Bare being performed in The Vaults. As always we play a game and this episode is 'Who's that character'.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Tom and he chose 'Something Rotten', no need to spin the wheel as Tom is up next.

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.

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 - www.Joepurdue.com  

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://amdram.community/calendar/event/1255-the-alexandra-players-present-i-am-a-camera-by-john-van-druten/ 
Tom's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/wlos-90-90-years-of-musicals 
Anna's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/peter-pan-the-musical 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/districts-1-4-business-of-amateur-theatre-workshop 

Articles

Jaz's Article - https://www.thevaults.london/bare 
Tom's Article - https://www.out.com/celebs/2019/5/06/richard-madden-says-straight-actors-should-be-able-play-queer-roles 
Anna's Article - https://theatrenerds.com/only-a-real-theatre-nerd-can-ace-this-quiz/ 
Lucie's Article - https://amdram.community/forums/topic/7047-can-author-stop-us-performing-his-play/ 

S3 Ep9 - A lucky dip, Amelie and Little miss sunshine

S3 Ep9 - A lucky dip, Amelie and Little miss sunshine

May 5, 2019

Hello, hello and welcome to the award nominated podcast.

In this Episode, We pick our Am dram shows to go and see in the next fortnight, we talk about sign language,
beauty and the beast, the Tony awards and Lucie's Top 7. As always we play a game and this episode is 'Who's that character'.

We had our 'Album of the week' from Jaz and he chose 'The lightening thief - The Percy Jackson musical', no need to spin the wheel as Tom is up next.

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.

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 - www.Joepurdue.com  

It's all an act Logo - Joe Foskett

Am Dram Shows

Jaz's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/sweet-charity-1556296901 
Tom's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/top-girls 
Anna's Choice - https://www.bats.net/ 
Lucie's Choice - https://www.noda.org.uk/whats-on/avenue-q-1530008033 

Articles

Jaz's Article - https://www.onstageblog.com/onstage-blog-news/2019/4/30/full-list-of-2019-tony-award-nominees-revealed 
Tom's Articles - https://www.whatsonstage.com/london-theatre/news/audience-cameo-waitress-cast-album-karaoke_48911.html 
- https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2019/deaf-actor-makes-rsc-history-becoming-first-understudy-hearing-role/ 
Anna's Article - http://www.playbill.com/article/broadway-revival-of-beauty-and-the-beast-in-the-works 
Lucie's Article - https://www.dancespirit.com/excuses-dance-teacher-2596677394.html?rebelltitem=7#rebelltitem7