The Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation has announced the launch of Live at the Lortel, a new podcast and conversation series dedicated to artists and industry members working Off-Broadway.
The 45-minute conversations will be recorded during a series of onstage interviews at the Lucille Lortel Theatre hosted by Eric Ostrow. The talks are free and open to the public.
The series kicks off June 2 at 8 PM with Tony nominee Charles Busch (The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife, The Divine Sister), with Rent Tony nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega to follow June 3 at 5 PM, and Jackie Hoffman, currently appearing Off-Broadway in Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, June 3 at 8 PM.
The Live at the Lortel podcast will be released in July.
Tickets are free and open to the public; reservations are required. Click here for information.
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