Glee stars Kevin McHale and Jenna Ushkowitz join Rory to talk about the show that launched their careers, Jenna's love of the theater and possibly forcing Kevin to do Broadway, the blossoming of their friendship, and, of course, their new podcast!
Two time Tony nominated actor Brandon Uranowitz talks with Rory, from New York, about the revival of "Burn This" he's currently starring in on Broadway, working with Keri Russell and Adam Driver, the lightning in a bottle of "Falsettos", the differences playing a gay character in 2019 vs 1987, and dealing with rejection.
Rory gets a little nervous talking to theater legend Fiona Shaw! She talks about the latest season of "Killing Eve" and working with creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge and co-star Sandra Oh. Plus, how her career got started, the challenge of taking on a male role for Richard II, and what it was like to be a part of the Harry Potter phenomenon.
Writer Inda Craig- Galván talks to Rory about her new play at the Geffen, "Black Super Hero Magic Mama." She discusses how she decided to tell this story, dealing with the loss of a son and using comic books as an escape, her background in sketch comedy writing, and how, when you something to say, it will come through for you.
Colman Domingo sits down with Rory to talk about balancing writing, acting, success, and life, his new show "Lights Out: Nat King Cole" at the Geffen, and the importance of centering it's story around Nat's TV show. Plus, learn about the show that saved his life...and how he and Rory were nominated for the same Tony...that they both lost.
Actress Heléne Yorke talks with Rory about her new Comedy Central show, The Other Two, her long career on Broadway and major influences, making a character your own, and working on Bullets Over Broadway and American Psycho.
Actor Dulé Hill talks with Rory about his role as Nat King Cole in, "Lights Out: Nat King Cole" at the Geffen. Plus, his extensive career going all the way back to being a young dancer. And, how working on West Wing and Pysch strengthened his craft as an actor.
It's just friends catching up as Megan Hilty and Rory O'Malley talk about their long friendship, their time at Carnegie Mellon, getting called up to Broadway at a young age, her career changing role in Wicked, and, of course, Smash!
Host Rory O'Malley sits down with actress and comedian Julia Sweeney about her upbringing in, specifically, the Pacific Northwest, her career beginning in accounting, discovering the Groundlings, landing SNL, creating the icon of Pat, and not being afraid to take your focus off of acting to focus on family.
Director Steven Robman talks with host Amy Levinson about how he got bit by the theater bug, having a few reunions in his work at the Geffen, how he works and collaborates with playwrights, pitching his passion to those he works with, and the differences between directing for the stage, film, and TV.
Tony nominee and "Book of Mormon's" Rory O'Malley joins Gil to talk about his time with such a unique show, his work on the "Belt the Vote" campaign, his current show "Pub Crawl", which focuses on his real-life story growing up in Cleveland amidst the Irish pub crawl community, and his podcast! Plus, his trip to Ireland that had him accidentally running into a father he had not seen in many years.