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Lesli Margherita

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Ancient Grease (with Lesli Margherita)

The Bianca Del Rio Podcast

Bianca chats with the fabulous Lesli Margherita to talk all about her Broadway and West End adventures, long-distance marriage, cancel culture, getting crawled on by a London rat on stage, and more!http://go.bluechew.com/bianca Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 8mins

3 Jun 2021

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Episode#47 Every Time He See's He's A Bakery He’s Like AHHHH! Featuring Lesli Margherita

The Happy Hour Podcast

This week the guys are joined by Brodway Star / Actress Lesli Margherita.They talk about her live theatre shows including Matilda, Zorro, an awkward moment when she was Ariel. They also chat about a Crynogentically frozen Walt Disney and what his take on the current state of Disney would be.www.thehhpod.com

1hr 6mins

16 May 2021

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Olivier Award Winner & Broadway's Lesli Margherita

Metrosource Minis: The LGBTQ World & Beyond

An Olivier Award winner for her West End debut as Inez in ZORRO THE MUSICAL, Queen Lesli made her Broadway debut originating the role of Mrs. Wormwood in MATILDA THE MUSICAL. After over 1000 performances, she bid farewell to the Broadway company of Matilda and crossed the street to The Helen Hayes to star as the diva Mona Kent in Broadway's DAMES AT SEA. Off-Broadway, Lesli starred as Princess in EMOJILAND and Cindy Lou Who in the one-woman tour-de-force WHO'S HOLIDAY. Her hilarious show-stopping performance earned her critical acclaim including a Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Solo Performance, among other accolades. She has multiple TV and film appearances as well as played all your favorite roles in regional theatre. AND she is the creator/star of 'Looks Not Books' & 'Ship Happens' the popular backstage vlogs commissioned by Broadway.com, as well as the digital short series 'Sparklepuff,' all of which can be seen on YouTube. Lesli's books, NECK PUNCH and CARRY ON, and BLU!, are available on Amazon & iTunes. Her debut live album RULE YOUR KINGDOM is currently in stores and available on all digital platforms.In this Metrosource Minis, we chat with Lesli about her allyship with the LGBTQ community, becoming the Queen of your own Kingdom, her favorite moment onstage, the struggle getting through COVID has been, her creative process in her performance of I Am What I Am, and, strangely enough, bar carts...with host Alexander Rodriguez.

27mins

14 Apr 2021

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#18 - As The Curtain Rises: Alex Brightman, Andrew Barth Feldman, Lesli Margherita, Sarah Stiles, Michael Urie, Lillias White, James Monroe Iglehart, Ramin Karimloo and surprise guests

Deep Dive Broadway

Originally streamed live on Jan 14th, 2021, cast members Alex Brightman, Andrew Barth Feldman, Lesli Margherita, Michael Urie, Lillias White, James Monroe Iglehart, Ramin Karimloo and a few surprise guests joined us for a fun chat about episodes 1 through 8. Watch the original video here: https://youtu.be/hbnguUYIHnMThe Broadway Podcast Network is reuniting the cast of Broadway's First-Ever Digital Soap Opera, AS THE CURTAIN RISES, for a delightful live event with the star-studded cast worthy only of the fabulously dishy and utterly delectable binge worthy shenanigans it represents. AS THE CURTAIN RISES episodes are available every Thursday wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts and BPN.fm/ATCR.For the full cast & creatives list, check the show notes visit BPN.fm/AsTheCurtainRises.This is an original radio play produced by the Broadway Podcast Network.As The Curtain Rises proudly supports The Actor's Fund, the Broadway Podcast Network Frontline Initiative, and is a sponsored project of IFP (www.ifp.org). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

59mins

28 Jan 2021

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Marriage Story: The Musical! (ft. Lesli Margherita)

[insert movie here]: The Musical!

In the second to last episode of season one, Kyle and Sam adapt Noah Baumbach’s 2019 intimate drama “Marriage Story” into a musical comedy, complete with a tap-dancing Devil, a monster truck full of bro-y lawyers, and a shocking amount of bad Randy Newman impressions. Featuring a special musical performance by Lesli Margherita (Matilda the Musical). [IMH] is available on Apple Podcasts and Spotify! Subscribe, leave us a review, and follow us on social media: Twitter: @insertmoviepod Instagram: @insertmoviehere Facebook: @insertmoviehereIMH is hosted by Sam French and Kyle Wilson; Executive Producer, John Albert Harris; Music Supervisor, Andy Einhorn; artwork by Thomas Constantine Moore; incidental music arranged by Jeremy Robin Lyons. “Divorce with the Devil” is written by Kyle Wilson, produced by Andy Einhorn, arranged and orchestrated by Bill Elliott, and mastered by Dan Santiago. Featuring Lesli Margherita as “Nora” and Molly Griggs as “Nicole.” Amy Griffiths and Jay Mason on sax, Jami Dauber and Alex Bender on trumpet, Charlie Morillas on trombone, Greg Anthony Rassen on piano, Bill Elliott on bass, Adam Wolfe on drums and percussion. Tap solo by Richard Riaz Yoder. Song transcribed by Nevada Lozano and the music copyist was Jacob Fjeldheim. Special thanks to Ryan Vona. The IMH theme song is written by Kyle Wilson; produced by Andy Einhorn; arranged and orchestrated by Nevada Lozano; mixed by Daniel Kluger; mastered by Jessica Thompson; music editing by David Dabbon; lead vocals by Will Blum; backup vocals by Lindsey Roberts, Zanny Laird, Jackson Perrin, and Adrian Rosas; Trevor Neumann on trumpets, Rebecca Patterson on trombones, Chad Smith on saxes, and Evan Hyde on drums.

1hr 8mins

22 Oct 2020

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Broadway Babies - Episode 16: Special Guest Lesli Margherita

Broadway Babies

Welcome to the 16th episode of Broadway Babies! This week, Noelle and Stephanie welcome the lovely Lesli Margherita (Matilda, Zorro, Emojiland) An Olivier Award winner for her West End debut as Inez in ZORRO THE MUSICAL , Lesli made her Broadway debut originating the role of Mrs. Wormwood in MATILDA THE MUSICAL. After over 1000 performances, she bid farewell to the Broadway company of Matilda and crossed the street to The Helen Hayes to star as the diva Mona Kent in the Broadway premiere of DAMES AT SEA. Lesli returned to MATILDA to close out its Broadway run. Off-Broadway, Lesli starred as Princess in EMOJILAND and Cindy Lou Who in the one woman tour-de-force WHO'S HOLIDAY. Her hilarious show-stopping performance earned her critical acclaim including a Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Solo Performance, a Lortel nomination for Outstanding Solo Show and an Off-Broadway Alliance nomination for Best Solo Performance. Television credits include the ABC sitcom pilot "Most Likely To" opposite Yvette Nicole Brown and recurring roles on "Homeland" (Showtime), "Instinct" (CBS), "Seven Seconds" (Netflix), "Transparent" (Amazon), and "The Crew" (Netflix). Movie credits include the upcoming The Many Saints of Newark, Opening Night and Boogeyman 2 and Number 23. Lesli's voice can also be heard on several animated films and shows including Disney's Cinderella 3 and Nickelodeon's "Sponge Bob Squarepants". Regional stage credits include Adelaide in GUYS & DOLLS (Sacramento Music Circus; Bucks County Playhouse), Signora Psyche Zinobia in A SCYTHE OF TIME (NYMF), Esmeralda in HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME (Sacramento Music Circus), Lilli / Kate in KISS ME KATE (Reprise; Ovation Award - Best Actress), THE GRONHOLM METHOD (The Falcon ; Ovation nom. - Best Ensemble), Aldonza in MAN OF LA MANCHA (MTW; Ovation & LADCC nom - Best Actress), Julie in SHOWBOAT (Goodspeed Opera), Audrey in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (La Mirada), and Lady of the Lake in SPAMALOT (Sacramento Music Circus). She is the creator/star of 'Looks Not Books' and 'Ship Happens' the popular backstage vlogs commissioned by Broadway.com, as well as the digital short series 'Sparklefpuff,' all of which can be seen on YouTube. Lesli's books, NECK PUNCH and CARRY ON: Advice from the "Queen" and BLU!, are available on Amazon & iTunes. Lesli's critically acclaimed solo shows Rule, Broad, and This Broad's Way continue to play to crowds across the country. Her debut live album RULE YOUR KINGDOM is currently in stores and available on all digital platforms.  This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/broadway-babies/support

1hr 6mins

15 Sep 2020

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#44 - Now Batting: Lesli Margherita

Break A Bat! where Baseball Meets Broadway

Lesli Margherita steps into The Batter's Box for Episode 44! One of Broadway's resident funny girls, Margherita is a Laurence Olivier Award winner for her performance as Inez in the musical adaptation of Zorro on the West End, and has appeared on Broadway in Matilda the Musical and Dames at Sea.Margherita also just happens to be a lifelong Boston Red Sox fan. In this episode, she discusses everything from the roots of her passion for both sports and the arts, ruling your kingdom, and the parallels between Broadway and Moneyball. She and host Al Malafronte even played some Baseball meets Broadway (meets Muppets!) trivia in this week's 7th Inning Stretch!Hosted by Al MalafronteProduced by the Broadway Podcast Network Edited by Matthew HendershotConnect with Lesli Margherita on Instagram: @queenlesli and Twitter: @queenlesliConnect with Break a Bat! on Instagram: @break_a_bat_podcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

49mins

29 Jul 2020

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#4 - Lesli Margherita

E-Ticket to Broadway

Broadway star, Olivier Award-winner, & Disney/Star Wars/Muppets-aficionado Lesli Margherita (Matilda, Dames at Sea) joins the podcast to chat with pal David and play "Yes Queen." Be prepared for a lot of giggling.  Follow on Instagram: @etickettobroadway Lesli's Instagram: @queenlesli David's Instagram: @directedbydavidalpert Learn more at www.eticketpodcast.com Part of the Broadway Podcast Network Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

53mins

1 Jul 2020

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S1 Ep7: Lesli Margherita

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The star of the West End and Broadway stage on bagging herself an Olivier, why you shouldn’t write-off Emojiland: The Musical, and how she accidentally became the new Lady Gaga.Host: William J ConnollyTechnical: Jordan PriestleyProduced by: William J Connolly + Darren BellFollow eleven on social media via @elevenpodcast and via elevenpodcast.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

50mins

2 Apr 2020

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Rule Your Kingdom with Lesli Margherita

Triple Threats & Beyond: A Podcast Masterclass

join me as I welcome Lesli Margherita @QueenLesli on our podcast. We talk about bi-coastal living, Matilda, Disney World, and of course @Emojiland Lesli dishes on winning an Olivier award and all she's able to talk about in her future. Dont forget to like us on twitter @ttbwithroy instagram @TripleThreatsandBeyond and of course Facebook Triple Threats & BeyondShare, like, rate and keep on listening!!!! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/triple-threats--beyond/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/triple-threats--beyond/support

39mins

25 Feb 2020

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