Actor/comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney discuss their popular comedy Oh, Hello on Broadway, which features two 70-something, down-on-their-luck bachelor characters that John & Nick have been developing over the years in clubs, on TV and Off-Broadway.Next, we host a conversation on Shear Madness with its creators Marilyn Abrams and Bruce Jordan (also director of the production), plus the show's NYC leading man, Jordan Ahnquist. Thirty-seven years ago, Marilyn and Bruce acquired the rights to a... [see more] gravely serious German play Scherenschnitt, in which the audience helps solve a murder mystery. They adapted it, initially for themselves to star in, keeping the crime and the audience participation, but adding campy characters, improv and constantly-updated topical jokes. The result is Shear Madness, now the longest-running play in the USA with productions staged all over the world.
THEATER TALK is back for a new season focusing on the most exciting stars and other artists coming to the new Broadway season.In addition, THEATER TALK's topical critics and experts panels will continue, reviewing the new shows and debating the important show business issues of the day.