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Christina Bianco

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EP 170: Christina Bianco chats about career, finding her incredible gift as a vocal impressionist and touring internationally

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Join Kelli and Anne for their 170th NEW episode!   Their special guest this week is Christina Bianco and she is an absolutely phenomenal performer. She does it all. She is a singer, actor, writer and an unbelievable vocal impressionist. She has been dubbed “the girl of 1,000 voices” and that is an understatement. She chats about how she got started in the business and how she figured out that she had a natural knack for using her voice to sound like very famous singers. It led her to star is shows like Forbidden Broadway and Newsical but when she posted a video on Youtube of her doing her diva impressions she became an instant international sensation, with over 25 million views, she began appearing on shows like The Ellen Degeneres Show, The Today Show and so many more. She talks about how she then realized that she could create her own one woman shows and tour internationally headlining from London’s Hippodrome to The Sydney Opera House to symphony gigs all across the US and Canada. She also talks about her debut live album, Life Of The Party, and how it was a true labor of love. Finally she talks about how excited she is to get back out there and perform live and in person again! Check out Christina and where you can see her on her website www.ChristinaBianco.com

1hr 1min

3 Jun 2021

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S4 Ep19: Christina Bianco, Fanny Brice in Funny Girl & international musical impressionist

In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame

Renowened for her musical impressions, Christina Bianco tours the world with her acclaimed one woman shows. She made her West End debut in Forbidden Broadway (Vaudeville) and, prior to the pandemic, starred as Fanny Brice in Stephen Mears’ acclaimed production of Funny Girl in Paris. Christina’s voice can currently be heard on the new musical podcast The Ballad of Anne and Mary. Christina plays Anne Bonny with the show taking listeners back to 1721 London, where notorious pirates Bonny and Mary Read languish in prison while gossipmongers spread scandalous rumours about their exploits at sea. The Ballad of Anne and Mary is available wherever you get your podcasts. Follow Christina on Instagram/Twitter: @XtinaBianco1Hosted by Andrew Tomlins. @Andrew_Tomlins Thanks for listening! Visit westendframe.co.uk for more info about our podcasts. 


27 May 2021

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"If you’re going to kill half the cast, at least let them learn something" - Into The Woods (with Christina Bianco)

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Boom! Crunch! This episode we are so excited to be discussing the classic Sondheim piece Into the Woods with our very special guest Christina Bianco! Listen along as we go in depth about why Little Red shouldn't be played by a child, Viral Videos, and what makes a good Witch. Kat makes her feelings about the Baker's Wife known and We dig into Sondheim's portrayal of women. Performances Mentioned:https://youtu.be/6ATyw2iZ1eQ - ‘Finale’ from Regent’s Park Productionhttps://youtu.be/mBl-zOvRFCM - Highlights from The Public Theater’s Into the Woodshttps://youtu.be/SkXsB0kfa_o - ‘Which Witch’ by Christina Biancohttps://youtu.be/D8gqWtO_RjQ - ‘Music That Makes Me Dance’ from Funny Girl performed by Christina Biancohttps://youtu.be/4Z-JKj706sQ - ‘Rat-A-Tat-Tat’ and ‘Don’t Raing on My Parade’ from Funny Girl performed by Christina Bianco and the cast of Theatre’ Marigny’s production of Funny Girl.Be sure to follow Christina on all her Social Media!@thextinabianco on TikTok@xtinabianco1 on Instagramwww.christinabianco.com for all her upcoming performance information.Follow us on Social Media!! @thispodwontrunaweek on instagram @thispodwontrun on twitter  Hosts: Kat Shaw, @katlynwithak on all platforms Savannah-Lee Mumford @dntcallmesavannah on instagram and @dntclmesavannah on twitter  Theme Song written and performed by:Rachel Lind @rachellindnyc on instagram and @rachelglind on twitter This episode was co-edited by Sam Yeager and Kat Shaw You can follow Sam @violentgarden on instagram

1hr 39mins

30 Apr 2021

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Forging Your Own Path with CHRISTINA BIANCO

We're Still Here

EPISODE 10 is LARGE AND IN CHARGE. This week, Kait and Kade announce the Sharpen Your Skills Giveaway WINNER! As if that wasn’t cool enough, our favorite duo sits down with internet superstar and performer extraordinaire, Christina Bianco. From Funny Girl in Paris to Ru Paul’s Drag Race, Christina has done it all. Get ready to laugh, cry and be inspired on this week’s episode of, We’re Still Here. BECOME A PATREON MEMBER: www.patreon.com/werestillherepodcast Follow WE'RE STILL HERE on Instagram: @werestillhere_podcast  Follow KADE BAILEY on Instagram: @kadebailey Follow KAIT RUSSELL on Instagram: @just_kait GUEST: Christina Bianco Instagram: @xtinabianco1 Tik Tok: @thextinabianco Website: christinabianco.com

1hr 2mins

16 Mar 2021

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Episode 3 - CHRISTINA BIANCO - Master Impressionist, Actor, Singer


In this episode I talk to the brilliantly talented Christina Bianco. Christina is a world-renowned Actor, Singer, and Impressionist. She has captured the world on YouTube with her ‘diva’ impressions. She currently has over 25 million views. Check her channel out at https://www.youtube.com/c/ChristinaBianco1/videosChristina has appeared on such television shows as The Ellen Degeneres Show and The Today Show in the United States, and The Paul O’Grady Show and This Morning, in the United Kingdom. She is a Two-Time Drama Desk Award nominee. She has starred on the West End in England and in New York City in the brilliant comedy Forbidden Broadway. Most recently, Christina played the iconic role of Fanny Brice in the timeless Musical Funny Girl at the historic Theatre Marigny in Paris. With a tremendous vocal range and comic timing like no other Christina has taken the world by storm. Follow her on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/xtinabianco1/Her website is https://www.christinabianco.com/ --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/yoel-hyman/support

1hr 3mins

26 Jan 2021

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Christina Bianco (11/20/2020)

Richard Skipper Celebrates

From stage to screen, Christina Bianco’s singular voice and comedic charm have brought audiences around the world to their feet. Christina captured international acclaim as a YouTube sensation with her ‘diva’ impression videos, gaining over 25 million views. Dubbed "the girl of a thousand voices", Christina has performed on major television programs such as The Ellen DeGeneres Show and The Today Show in the US, and The Paul O’Grady Show and This Morning in the UK.A Two-Time Drama Desk Award nominee, Christina made her West End debut starring in The Menier Chocolate Factory’s hailed production of Forbidden Broadway at the Vaudeville Theatre in London. New York credits include Forbidden Broadway; Goes To Rehab (Drama Desk Award Nomination), the one-woman, multi-character comedy, Application Pending (Drama Desk Award Nomination), The Marvelous Wonderettes, and Newsical the Musical.Christina is a life long New Yorker and resides in Manhattan with her husband Billy and their loveable schnoodle, Jeff Vader. Her debut live album, Life Of The Party, is available on iTunes and other major music platforms.WWW.CHRISTINABIANCO.COM - @XtinaBianco1

1hr 1min

21 Nov 2020

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Evita (with Christina Bianco)

Every Musical Ever

Visit the Every Musical Ever Patreon page for more exclusive content Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram Email the show with your comments / feedback: everymusicalpod@gmail.com Visit the Every Musical Ever website ****** Follow Richard Carroll on Twitter and Instagram or visit his website Follow Christina Bianco on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, or visit her website. ***** Gunawirra’s mission is to empower Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people, families and communities to develop to their full potential. Gunawirra’s vision for Australia is acknowledgement of past wrongs, and working together for a better future for all Australians. They run a range of programs ranging from pre-school to teacher training. Visit their website to find out more or make a tax-deductible donation. ***** Every Musical Ever is recorded primarily on Gadigal land, and from time to time on the land of other Aboriginal peoples across the place we now call Australia. This land was never ceded by its traditional custodians, but was taken through violence, criminality, and other human rights abuses of the worst kind. The atrocities of colonialism are an unresolved injustice in need of redress. We support the goals of the Uluru Statement from the Heart, and call for the urgent implementation of the reforms it sets out as a starting point for the reparation of wrongs done to First Nations people, both historically and through to the present day. Always was, always will be Aboriginal land. ******** Theme music composed and performed by Brent Hill Alternative versions performed by Sheridan Harbridge Artwork by Mils Achi Introduction, content warning and outroduction read by Leo Campbell Supported by City of Sydney Copyright One Eyed Man Productions 2020


11 Oct 2020

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Episode 6: Christina Bianco

Don't Call Us, We'll Call You

Actor, Singer, Comedian and Youtube Sensation Christina Bianco joins Christopher Bartlett-Walford to share listener's disaster Audition stories.Those awkward, cringey and embarrassing moments that happen in the casting room - that you never get to hear!It's a transatlantic, bumper show today, including commitment to a Straight Jacket, why allergies should be respected at calls (by the actors!), a rollercoaster ride starting with a pair of shoes from Christina herself and featuring an appearance from Dora the Explorer, and Christopher shares one of his worst audition fails #BrownTape (and much more!).--Email your audition stories into the show at dontcalluspod@gmail.com & please review the show! It helps us reach new people & tell more stories!Remember to catch up on all the previous episodes - there's SO many disasters to hear!There were a few audio gremlins this week - apologies! --CHRISTINA HAS A LIVE SHOW !!Christina Bianco Lockdown Live - benefiting TDF.  The third in her ‘concerts for a cause’ series. This multi-media show will be filled with beloved theatre songs, sketches, trivia, audience participation, special guests & of course, tons of celebrity impressions! (Perhaps even some Dora The Explorer footage :))The show airs July 23rd at 3pm EDT and can be viewed on Christina’s Facebook page or via Youtube  (YouTube  Link Here )--In her own words, if you have the means, Christina would love you to support; 'TDF - my upcoming live stream show will benefit them.This organisation is all to often forgotten about! The Theatre Development Fund is a not-for-profit organisation that has been an essential part of of NYC theatre and dance for over 50 years. Through outreach, various discount ticket programs, organising performances for those with disabilities & so much more, they’ve helped break down the barriers to theatre attendance for nearly 2 million people each year. They also founded and operate the TKTS booths. In short, TDF is one of the main reasons Americans from across the country and tourists from around the world can attend and afford to see live theatre.Without any shows up and running, and without the funds raised from their annual gala which they were forced to cancel (and I was supposed to perform at), this organisation is in dire need of help. And NY theatre will be in dire need of their help when things get back up and running. So we have to support them now in any way we can.Animal Haven - Animal Haven is a nonprofit organization that finds homes for abandoned cats and dogs throughout the Tri-State area and provides behavior intervention when needed to improve chances of adoption. My husband and I have volunteered at this shelter. It’s a rare organization that truly cares, has beautiful facilities, helps to raise funds for animals who need costly medical care, and go out of their way to save & rehabilitate animals on ‘death row.’'--Please do tell your friends about the show! Share the show on Twitter - @dontcalluspodShare the show on Instagram - @dontcalluspod--Created and hosted by Christopher Bartlett-WalfordCo-Produced & Artwork by John-Webb CarterWith thanks to Jukedeck, Anchor & Zapsplat for Sounds.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dontcalluspod/message


17 Jul 2020

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#5 Christina Bianco - Turning A Viral Video Into A Cabaret

Tour Bus University with Scott Bradlee

Christina Bianco is an award winning actress / singer / impressionist known for her work on West End's "Forbidden Broadway," her appearance as a singing impressionist on "The Ellen Show," and her popular one-woman show.  In this conversation, Christina shares how she turned a viral YouTube video into long lasting success.In the bonus episode on Patreon, Christina breaks down individual impressions -- very fun stuff!Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/tourbusuniversity)


16 Jun 2020

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Christina Bianco

Making An Impression

Livewire actress, singer and impressionist Christina Bianco joins me this week. Funny, engaging and insightful, Christina belts out pitch perfect renditions of Christina Aguilera, Shakira, Dolly Parton, Celine Dion, Julie Andrews and more, as well as some excellent spoken impressions including Katherine Parkinson and Jennifer Saunders. Essential listening.

1hr 1min

8 May 2020