"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 "Gypsy Robe" episode features interviews with three Broadway actors who have each won the Gypsy Robe multiple times: Harvey Evans (West Side Story; Gypsy; Hello, Dolly!; Follies; Sunset Boulevard; Oklahoma!), Lisa Gajda (Taboo, The Times They Are A-Changin', Cry-Baby, Finian's Rainbow, Elf, Chaplin) and Eric Sciotto (Pal Joey, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, The Mystery of Edwin Drood).
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 TheEnsemblist.podbean.com.
Upcoming episodes will feature interviews with ensemblists' backstage look at holidays on Broadway and a special listener questions episode.