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Ben Rimalower

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BPN Happy Hour: Broken Records with Ben RImalower and Daniel Nolen

Equity One: Broadway's Happy Hour

Missing Happy Hour with your friends? BPN has you covered! Join the hosts of Equity One: Broadway’s Happy Hour (BPN.fm/EquityOne) as they catch up with your favorite podcast hosts! Each Wednesday and Saturday at 4:00 ("between shows” if you will) they’ll chat LIVE with some of Broadway Podcast Network’s best podcasters. Cocktails, games and laughs are guaranteed. So pour yourself a drink, and join us for Happy Hour on the Broadway Together Town Hall!@benrimalower@danielnolen@equityonepodcast@elliottmattox@calebdicke Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 10mins

5 Aug 2020

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Patti LuPone! with Ben Rimalower! "Diva Soup"

For the Girls!

All Hail Queen Patti! We go to church this week with uber fan, Ben Rimalower and praise the holy name of the queen of Broadway, Patti LuPone. So bring all of your Patti issues as we contemplate her immense body of work and learn about Ben's life with her. Few fans we have met have intertwined themselves with their diva more fully than Ben. So get ready for all the tears, fears and queers. Don't Cry for us, Battle Angels, the truth is Life Goes On from the Les Mouches to Company, and we are going to eat all the Diva Soup we can. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 29mins

5 Nov 2019

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Ben Rimalower is the Broadway Mind Behind Countess & Friends (Interview w/Ben Rimalower)

Out in the Wild

We are joined by Ben Rimalower, the writer/director behind Countess & Friends for an epic kiki. We learn about Ben’s background coming up in the NYC theatre world to eventually working with his childhood idol, Patti LuPone, who inspired his one-man show, Patti Issues. He also chats about his second one-man show Bad With Money which centers on his struggle with spending addiction. We then get into the juice... how did he & Countess Luann find one another to create this insanely successful show? He also chats about working on Teresa Giudice & Bethenny Frankel’s audio books, his appearances on RHONY and tells the story of a crazy Halloween night after cameras went down. Follow @outinthewildpodcast & @benrimalower! 

1hr 4mins

16 Oct 2019

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Ep. 25 - "The American Musical: An Abridged History - Part 2" with Guest: Ben Rimalower

The Talkback with Adam Mace

Ben Rimalower returns in episode twenty-five! Adam is joined once again by Ben who is continuing our journey through an abridged history of the American Musical! In this second part, we travel from the 70s to present day. A Chorus Line to Hamilton! Make sure you listen to Part 1 and then this amazing episode, rounding out the History of the American Musical!Follow on Facebook: @TheTalkbackFollow on Twitter: @TalkbackWithAMFollow on Instagram: @The_Talkback_Podcast--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thetalkbackwithadammace/support

1hr 14mins

24 Jul 2019

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Ep. 24 - "The American Musical: An Abridged History - Part 1" with Guest: Ben Rimalower

The Talkback with Adam Mace

In his twenty-fourth episode, Adam is joined by writer, director, actor, producer, and all around theater-maker, Ben Rimalower. Ben is taking us through an abridged history of the American Musical! In this first part of a two part episode, journey from the Golden Age to the 70's. Ben is giving us incite on where the concept of a musical comes from and how it has evolved. You don't want to miss this amazing chat. And then, don't forget to join us next week for the second part!Follow on Facebook: @TheTalkbackFollow on Twitter: @TalkbackWithAMFollow on Instagram: @The_Talkback_Podcast--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thetalkbackwithadammace/support


17 Jul 2019

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Midas of Cabaret (feat. Ben Rimalower)

IN THE ROOM with Steven & Dana

We are IN THE ROOM with Ben Rimalower (Patti Issues! Bad With Money! Countess Luann & Friends! Patti LuPone at Les Mouches! Leslie Kritzer is Patti LuPone at Les Mouches!) As a respected director, producer, writer, actor, cabaret artist, and host, Ben is a New York theatre scene legend! We talk about the importance of tacking your shit up, sharing your story, being bad with change, being haunted by Evita, meeting Patti, working with Patti, getting into the weeds with Patti, assisting Lonny Price, music collections (check out his column on BroadwayWorld.com – Throwing Out My CDs), and Real Housewives of NYC teeeaaaaaaa.@benrimalower@danakellycraig@sferezyDiscount code for our listeners!!! Use code KKPNM928 at Telecharge.com for up to $55 off tickets to KING KONG! Thank you to Broadway Crew for the hookup! @broadwaycrewIN THE ROOM WITH STEVEN & DANA is delightfully sponsored by Babe Rosé. @drinkbabeWe would be gob smacked into next week if you gave us a rating and review on iTunes! We so appreciate your lurve, shout outs, and support! XOXO Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 37mins

20 Mar 2019

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EP 32: Director Ben Rimalower talks about working w/ Countess Luann from RHONY & his one man shows

i love my wife podcast

Join Kelli & Anne for their 32nd NEW episode. This week they start by talking about the Jersey Shore and officially becoming Jersey Girls! Next they welcome the co-founders of Equality Vodka, Bert Gallagher Jr and Doug Jacobson. They talk about how they started the brand and what they are doing to give back to the LGBTQ community and the fight for equality. Finally they are joined by special guest Director Ben Rimalower. First they talk about how Ben and Anne first met and then go into how he wrote and stars in 2 one man shows, Patti Issues and Bad With Money. (now available on iTunes and https://www.audible.com) Most importantly they discuss how he started working with Countess Luann from RHONY on her touring cabaret show Countess and Friends.  As you may recall from a previous episode, Anne guested in one of Luann's shows and had a blast!  To find our more about Ben and what he is up to next, go to Ben Rimalower and follow him on Instagram and Twitter @BenRimalower As always they end with a specialty cocktail from Equality Vodka. In honor of Ben, they are serving up The Director's Cut! 


30 Aug 2018

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23: Ben Rimalower

Sunday Show Tunes

We caught up with the stagiest guy we know, Ben Rimalower, at the Anchor Inn in Provincetown. We talked about Patti Lupone (naturally), The Real Housewives of New York, Luann de Lesseps and more…--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app


23 Jul 2018

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GR #93: #CountessAndFriends with Ben Rimalower, Lifetime's Stephanie Johnson

Grants Rants Hollywood Talk

Grants Rants #93: Ben Rimalower - Director and Writer (Part 1) Stephanie Johnson - Host and Cast Member on Lifetime's Love at First Flight (Part 2)It’s a double rant with Ben Rimalower and Stephanie Johnson. We’re talking LuAnn de Lesseps’s Caberet show with the Director himself, Katy Perry’s public "olive branch" apology to Taylor Swift, and a Real Housewives of Orange County Season 13 preview from Kelly Dodd. Lastly, we question if it’s appropriate to wear a Marchesa gown in this Times Up and #MeToo climate. @BenRimalower@ohsoStephaniehttp://www.singlesandthecity.com/meet-the-founder/Grants Rants 100th Episode: LIVE in LA! June 30th. Support the Rants: www.harrys.com/grantsrantsPatreon.com/grantsrants


14 May 2018

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25 - Ben Rimalower, Writer & Director of Luann de Lesseps' Cabaret Show

Pink Shade

Erin talks to Ben Rimalower, writer and director of Luann de Lesseps’ cabaret show #CountessAndFriends. Ben dishes on what it was like to work with Luann, what we might see on RHONY this season, and SO MUCH MORE Housewives dirt. Let’s get excited for the RHONY season 10 premiere! We’re going to make it nice, people.Visit Ben’s website http://www.benrimalower.com/Follow Ben on Twitter @benrimalower and IG @benrimalowerBuy tickets to #CountessAndFriends HEREJoin the Facebook group: Pink Shade With Erin MartinFollow Erin on Twitter & Instagram @ErinLeahMartinCheck out Erin's recaps on RealityTea.com & 22Words.comTune into The Jenny McCarthy Show on ch 109 of SiriusXM Stars every week for Erin & Jenny talking smack on Real Housewives Roundup!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


9 Apr 2018