Playbill Radio Will Air "Theater Talk" Audio Rebroadcasts

News   Playbill Radio Will Air "Theater Talk" Audio Rebroadcasts Playbill Radio will begin airing audio rebroadcasts of the PBS chat show "Theater Talk" May 24.

The weekly audio replay of the PBS program that offers interviews with top theatre practitioners will debut on Playbill Radio Saturdays at 7 PM with rebroadcasts Mondays at 11 PM and Tuesday at 2 PM.

The May 24 debut (at 7 PM ET) will feature interviews with Cry-Baby's John Waters and A Catered Affair's Harvey Fierstein. Upcoming programs include Macbeth star Patrick Stewart and director Rupert Goold (June 7 at 7 PM) and a Tony Awards special with top theatre pundits handicapping the award's race (June 14 at 7 PM).

"Theater Talk" is hosted by New York Post theatre columnist Michael Riedel and producer Susan Haskins.

In a statement co-host/producer Haskins said, "'Theater Talk' was created to share the fun of sitting-in on conversations with smart, witty and outspoken theater people. We're pleased that Playbill Radio will now make it possible for theater fans all-over-the-world to listen in."

Playbill Radio program director Robert Viagas added, "[Playbill Radio is] delighted to add the liveliness and insight of 'Theater Talk' to our lineup of great Broadway-oriented interview, performance, news and music programming." For more information visit www.playbillradio.com.

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