Austin City Directors Series Spotlight On Andy Berkovsky of City Theatre
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Austin City Directors Series Spotlight On Andy Berkovsky of City Theatre

AEW:  Can you give us a brief history of City theatre? Andy B:The City Theatre performance venue and The City Theatre Company were created and founded in October, 2006. I was teaching at the time and a former student and I were always discussing the possibility of creating a theatre company somewhere in Texas. We … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview! Nick Lazzarini of Shaping Sound!
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Exclusive Interview! Nick Lazzarini of Shaping Sound!

Nick Lazzarini (born March 6, 1984), an American dancer. He is best known as the first season winner on the Fox reality show So You Think You Can Dance. He is a trained dancer in jazz, lyrical, hip hop, ballet and modern dance styles. Lazzarini became the first person ever to appear on the cover … Continue reading

Disney On Ice Skates Into the Cedar Park Center This Week! Exclusive Interview With Adam Loosely!
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Disney On Ice Skates Into the Cedar Park Center This Week! Exclusive Interview With Adam Loosely!

Disney On Ice combines the incredible talents of world-class ice skaters and heartwarming Disney stories, lavish costumes, dazzling lighting and enchanting music to create an extraordinary show for families around the world. Each year, a new production of Disney On Ice is created to bring favorite Disney characters to families around the world. Audiences can sing and dance with their … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview With Paddy Moloney,  founder and leader of The Chieftains
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Exclusive Interview With Paddy Moloney, founder and leader of The Chieftains

Interview With Paddy Moloney, founder and leader of  The Chieftains Good afternoon Mr. Moloney, this is Nicholas Mani from Austin Entertainment Weekly.  Thank you so much for taking the time to talk with us today.  I have the double honor of interviewing you today and performing with you next Wednesday as part of the St. Edward’s Masterworks Singers during your stop … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview With Mark Halasi of Cirque Du Soleil
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Exclusive Interview With Mark Halasi of Cirque Du Soleil

Austin Entertainment Weekly Editor Olin Meadows spent some time with Cirque Du Soleil featured performer, Mark Halasi. Halasi performs the role of Icarus, and performs a net act. Halasi is from Hungary and has been with Cirque Du Soleil for over 8 Years. AEW: How much time does it take you to prepare for a show … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview With Robert Pellette Of City Theatre’s “The Whipping Man”
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Exclusive Interview With Robert Pellette Of City Theatre’s “The Whipping Man”

Austin Entertainment Weekly was so impressed with the work of City Theatre and Actor Robert Pellette, that we took some time to chat with Robert about his experiences in preparing for a role that is rooted in history yet is nearly un-thought of. AEW:  The subject matter of The Whipping Man is intriguing yet not … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview with Emily Behny of Broadway Across America’s WICKED!
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Exclusive Interview with Emily Behny of Broadway Across America’s WICKED!

AEW: Being a part of what most people consider the most landmark musical of our time what sort of preconceived ideas do people have coming into the show? Emily: I think most people see WICKED having no preconceived notions at all and end up being totally surprised by the plot. Or, others think they are about to see the … Continue reading