Jay-Alexander sits down with James for a no-holds-barred interview about his career, including working with iconic divas and being on the ground floor with some of Broadway’s longest-running hits.
During the 75-minute chat, the pair talk about all aspects of the entertainment industry as well as Jay-Alexander’s roots in Syracuse, his decade-long tenure as executive director of the New York office of Cameron Mackintosh, where he helped develop musicals like Les Miserables and Miss Saigon, his years-long partnership creating stage shows and albums with Bernadette Peters and Barbra Streisand, and more.
The "Broadway Names With Julie James” sit-down with Jay-Alexander premieres Aug. 16 at 8 PM, with repeat airings Aug. 17 at 12 PM, Aug. 20 at 7 AM and Aug. 21 at 9 PM.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!