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Annaleigh Ashford Podcasts

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7 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Annaleigh Ashford. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Annaleigh Ashford, often where they are interviewed.

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7 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Annaleigh Ashford. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Annaleigh Ashford, often where they are interviewed.

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#19 - Annaleigh Ashford, Children and Art

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Tony Award Winner, television regular and ray of sunshine, Annaleigh Ashford shares her attitude of gratitude for all the ups and downs that come with being a mother in our industry. From having a high needs baby and juggling nursing (and Jake Gyllenhaal) to discovering functional medicine and the power of holding her babe while singing “Children and Art”, she is grateful for it all.

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Produced by Dori Berinstein and Alan Seales.

Edited by Derek Gunther.

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Mar 23 2020 · 51mins
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Ep22 - Annaleigh Ashford, don't get your Woody dirty

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Annaleigh Ashford won the Tony Award, Drama Desk Award, and Outer Critics Circle Award for her portrayal of Essie in You Can't Take It With You on Broadway. She starred opposite Jake Gyllenhaal as Dot in Stephen Sondheim's Sunday in the Park With George, and played Betty on Showtime's critically acclaimed Masters of Sex. She is known for her work on Broadway as Glinda in Wicked, and Margot in Legally Blonde, as well as for originating the role of Lauren in Kinky Boots, a performance for which she received a 2013 Tony nomination. 

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Mar 11 2020 · 1hr 6mins
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Annaleigh Ashford

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Our real life friend and very real life Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford is joining us on the show today and we are pleased as punch. You Might Know Her From Kinky Boots, Masters of Sex, Sunday in the Park with George, American Crime Story, Unbelievable, You Can’t Take It with You, Late Night, and Second Act. Annaleigh talks to us about her eventual variety show, joining the Ryan Murphy universe to play Paula Jones, and what it’s like working opposite huge stars like Jake Gylenhaal and Jennifer Lopez. Omigod, you guys, it’s Annaleigh Ashford! 

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Discussed this week:

Julia Roberts reviews for Three Days of Rain (Richard Greenberg)

Aniston Dumplin’

Tina and Bette l word

Lindsay and Melanie Queer as Folk

Variety shows : Rosie O’Donnell’s; Martin Short and Maya Rudolph’s, Judy Garland’s; Carol Burnett’s 

The Chipmunk Adventure

John Mulaney’s Sack Lunch Bunch

Paula Jones in new Ryan Murphy American Crime Story 

Sunday in the Park with George starting Jake Gyllenhaal


  1. Lo and Selena Gomez in Second Act

BFFs J Lo & Leah Remini

Charlene Yi’s Instagram (recreating J. Lo’s posts)


Kavanaugh hearings

Rapes in Golden, Colorado

Bad Education with Alison Janney Hugh Jackman 

Ramona Singer and Turtle Time

Only scared of Bernadette Peters & Angela Lansbury 

Rent with MJ Rodriguez as Angel (Annaleigh’s “Over the Moon”)

Betty on Masters of Sex

Sarah Silverman played Annaleigh’s girlfriend on Masters of Sex

Annaleigh in Woody Allen movie, A Rainy Day in New York

Won her Tony for You Can’t Take It With You with James Earl Jones & Elizabeth Ashley

Legally Blonde broadway 

Annaleigh in Sex and the City movie with Bridget Everett

The Rocky Horror Picture Show Live

Personality dialysis

Doing the Tin Man in The Wiz (MIscast)

Dream roles: Charity in Sweet Charity, Mrs Lovett, Martha in Who’s Afraid of Viriginia Woolf

Husband is Joe Tapper

Correction: Jason Robards was married to Lauren Bacall and Colleen Dewhurst was married to George C. Scott

Bobby Cannavale & Rose Byrne

Plays a Youtuber in Late Night

Kinky Boots - character Lauren is a real Annaleigh

Hamilton controversy for actors to get paid for workshop contributions

Sarah Jessica Parker originated Sylvia. Annaleigh starred in Broadway revival with Matthew Broderick

Dumb Hotel”=Lily St. Regis in Annie

Getting fired from Banana Schpeel 

Annaleigh in Smash pilot. Director, Michael Mayer used her “book

Beloved creator of Smash greatest show on earth: Theresa Rebeck

Feb 13 2020 · 50mins
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Gay Magic (feat. Annaleigh Ashford)

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We are IN THE ROOM with Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford! (Masters of Sex! Kinky Boots! Second Act! You Can’t Take It With You! Legally Blonde! Wicked! Sylvia!)

We talk iconic eyebrows, Splash Mountain, Barbra Streisand, beta blockers, mental health, RENT, Sunday in the Park, the art of cabaret, early inspirations, RuPaul, growing up in the 90s, energy spreading, Hal Prince & Stephen Sondheim, diversity in the theatre, playing Paula Jones in the upcoming American Crime Story: Impeachment, appearing in John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch on Netflix, playing a dog via chakra work in Sylvia, and the art of the perfect wink. We also play our favorite end of year calendar game. Enjoy our chat with this very special unicorn person, and have a fabulous holiday season! Cheers!

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Dec 17 2019 · 1hr 24mins
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Stay Awake With Silverstein:Ep 19 (w. Tony Award Winner Annaleigh Ashford): “A Change For The Better.” Alice Stockton-Rossini, producer.

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Jun 06 2019 · 23mins
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Annaleigh Ashford: A Catching Up Episode! (Episode 52)

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One of our favorite guests comes back! Can you believe Annaleigh was the third ever guest of the Theater People Podcast? Since we last spoke, this hilarious spitfire has gotten married, won a TONY AWARD, earned rave reviews for her work on the hit Showtime series "Masters of Sex," and has released a Live album called "Lost in the Stars." She's currently starring alongside Matthew Broderick and Julie White in the Broadway revival of "Sylvia." She's hilarious and lovely, it was terrific to have the opportunity to catch up with her.
Nov 23 2015 · 24mins
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Episode 3: Annaleigh Ashford

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Everybody say Yeah! The Tony nominated Kinky Boots star drops by to discuss her career, go-go dancing with Lady Gaga, and why she loves playing hookers. OMG, OMG You Guys, this episode is awesome.
Jan 26 2014 · 46mins