Nikka Graff Lanzarone and Mo Brady Release "Ensemblist" Podcast Episode With Asmeret Ghebremichael and More

By Michael Gioia
02 Dec 2013

Nikka Graff Lanzarone
Nikka Graff Lanzarone

Mo Brady (The Addams Family, "Smash") and Nikka Graff Lanzarone (Chicago, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown) have released the 12th episode of "The Ensemblist" — a podcast featuring Broadway backstage stories — entitled "Holidays on Broadway." 

"The Ensemblist," according to press notes, "is an inside look at the experience of being a Broadway performer — from the first rehearsal through performing eight shows a week and beyond. Whether you're an experienced theatre professional or just a passionate fan, 'The Ensemblist' gives listeners the opportunity to get to know new performers and the great work they do onstage, while also shedding light on some of the hidden innerworkings of Broadway."

The "Holidays on Broadway" episode features interviews with Broadway actors Asmeret Ghebremichael (The Book of Mormon, Elf, Legally Blonde), Brian O'Brien (Promises, Promises; Chicago) and Gerard Salvador (Mamma Mia!) about what it's like to celebrate the holidays on Broadway.

New episodes of "The Ensemblist" can be downloaded every two weeks through the iTunes store by searching for "The Ensemblist." Episodes can be also be downloaded directly from Podbean at

Upcoming episodes will feature a special listener-questions episode and audition stories shared by previous guests of the podcast.

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