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Musicals with Cheese Podcast

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Rank #76 in Performing Arts category

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Jess is a Musical Theatre expert, Andrew knows nothing about the Musical Theater world. Listen to hear the hilarity ensue as fresh eyes analyze musicals old & new.Part of the Broadway Podcast Network.

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Jess is a Musical Theatre expert, Andrew knows nothing about the Musical Theater world. Listen to hear the hilarity ensue as fresh eyes analyze musicals old & new.Part of the Broadway Podcast Network.

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great rapport between hosts!

iTunes Ratings

100 Ratings
Average Ratings
90
4
1
1
4

#lol

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So fun!

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great rapport between hosts!
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Musicals with Cheese Podcast

Latest release on Jul 02, 2020

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Rank #1: #69: 'Les Misérables'

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"Look down! LOOK DOWN! You'll always be a slave!" This week Jess & Andrew take a look at"Les Misérables" by Claude-Michel Schönberg, Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel, and Herbert Kretzmer. They gush at this near perfect musical, and of course Muppetize it.

This is also our longest episode.

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Dec 27 2019

1hr 48mins

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Rank #2: #61: 'Heathers'

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What's your damage Heather!" This week Jess and Andrew dive into the musical adaptation of the 1980's classic "Heathers." Where they mostly talk about why musical theatre is the true art form that content can thrive without fear of being censored, toned down, or compromised. Also, they chat about 7/11, Corn Nuts, and Candy Stores.

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Listen to "Heathers"

Social Media:

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Jess on Instagram

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Oct 31 2019

1hr 6mins

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Rank #3: #51: The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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"Morning in Paris the city awakes to the Bells of Notre Dame!" This week Jess & Andrew cover Disney Theatrical's adaptation of Victor Hugo novel "The Hunchback of Notre Dame." They chat about the changes to the story, why this wasn't transfered to broadway while Frozen was, and many other topics. Don't miss out!

Links:

Watch "The Hunchback of Notre Dame!"

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Aug 23 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #4: #17: "Dear Evan Hansen"

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Dear Evan Hansen, we've been way too out of touch! Jess & Andrew are covering the incredibly controversial musical entitled "Dear Evan Hansen," where they spend most of the podcast episode being very angry about the plot content of Dear Evan Hansen. Seriously, they get incredibly angry about this show, and if you're like a huge fan of Ben Platt or something perhaps you should skip this episode. Merry New Years!

Links:

Listen to "Dear Evan Hansen" Now!

Social Media:

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Dec 28 2018

55mins

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Rank #5: #60: 'Beetlejuice'

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"We'll make you say our name!" This week Jess and Andrew dive into the musical adaptation of the 1980's classic "Beetlejuice." Honestly, they just gush about how incredible this musical is, and bond over how effectively the story is told and how shockingly emotional the musical about the "ghost with the most" truly is. It is not to be missed kids!

Links:

Listen to "Beetlejuice"

Social Media:

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Oct 24 2019

53mins

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Rank #6: #21: Wicked

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No one mourns the wicked! This week Jess & Andrew tackle Stephen Schwartz's Broadway sensation"Wicked." The duo compare the show to the original Oz film and L Frank Baum Novels, add context for the political commentary of the day, chat about which songs are the most impactful and why, and argue about whether G(a)linda would be a good leader of the land of Oz-- or just another pretty face. It's a show not to be missed!

Links:

Listen to "Wicked Broadway Cast Recording" Now!

Donate to our Patreon

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Email us at musicaltheatrelives@gmail.com

Jan 25 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #7: #40: "Sunday in the Park with George" (feat. Tommy "Musical Theatre Mash")

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This week Jess & Andrew Finish the Hat with Tommy of Musical Theatre Mash. They talk about the numerous Tommy's controversial opinions on the musical, Andrew's general displeasure with the story's structure, and Jess' undying love for this awesome musical.

Come at us haters as we Put it Together and Finish the Hat!

Links:

Listen to "Sunday in the Park with George"

Social Media:

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Jess on Twitter

Andrew on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

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Jun 07 2019

1hr 18mins

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Rank #8: #50: "Into the Woods"

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Do you know what you wish? Are you certain what you wish is what you want? If you know what you want, then JOIN US FOR A PODCAST ON "INTO THE WOODS!" A fun time was had by all!

Links:

Watch "Into the Woods!"

Social Media:

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Musicals with Cheese on Twitter

Jess on Twitter

Andrew on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

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Aug 15 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #9: #70: 'Annie'

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"The Sun'll come out tomorrow!" This week Jess & Andrew take a look at "Annie" by Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin. Andrew talks about how much he hates orphans and Jess tries to defend a few of the songs. Get ready folks.

This is also our longest episode.

Social Media:

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Jess on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

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Jan 02 2020

1hr 2mins

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Rank #10: #4: "Twisted"

Sep 20 2018

36mins

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Rank #11: #53: The Book of Mormon

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"Hello!" This week Jess & Andrew cover Trey Parker, Matt Stone, and Robert Lopez's raunchy Mormon musical "The Book of Mormon!" They chat about their favorite gags, the darker material inherit in the content, and the best songs. Hasa Diga Ebowaii!

Links:

Watch "Book of Mormon!"

Social Media:

Our WEBSITE

Musicals with Cheese on Twitter

Jess on Twitter

Andrew on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

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Sep 06 2019

1hr 2mins

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Rank #12: #5 - "Little Shop of Horrors"

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Andrew and Jess experience thrills and chills-- avoiding a total eclipse of the sun and appreciating Rick Moranis at the same time. Also, Jess & Andrew discuss which version of the Little Shop of Horrors film is better-- the one with or without Jim Belushi?

Links:

Buy Little Shop of Horrors: Director's Cut

Listen to Little Shop of Horrors Cast Recording

Watch Little Shop of Horrors (1960)

Listen to more on Itunes

Social Media:

Musicals with Cheese on Twitter

Jess on Twitter

Andrew on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

Email us at musicaltheatrelives@gmail.com

Oct 05 2018

40mins

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Rank #13: #84: "Black Friday"

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"This Friday is black for me...." This week Jess & Andrew chat about the incredibly funny and equally poignant youtube musical from Starkid "Black Friday." 


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Jess on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

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Apr 09 2020

56mins

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Rank #14: #46: "Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812" (feat. Angelina Meehan)

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"There's a War going on somewhere out there, and Angelina is also here!!" This week Jess and Andrew are joined by the incredible Angelina Meehan (of Lindsay Ellis) to talk about Dave Malloy's absolutely incredible and jaw dropping Musical "Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812." They chat about what it's like to see the show live, the songs, and the incredible work of Dave Malloy, Rachel Chavkin and the entire company.

Links:

Watch "Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812"

Social Media:

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Jul 18 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #15: #23: "The Phantom of the Opera" (feat. Elisa Hansen)

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He's there the Phantom of the Opera! Today we are talking about Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh's Phantom of the Opera. Also, we are joined by our incredible guest host Elisa Hansen (aka the Maven of the Eventide). In this episode we discuss the plot of the Phantom of the Opera, it's longevity over the decades the show has been performed, and the extreme creepiness of the Phantom and it's "Phandom." It's an episode not to be missed.

Special Thanks to Patrons:

Terri Needleman

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Listen to "Phantom of the Opera" Now!

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Andrew on Instagram

Email us at musicaltheatrelives@gmail.com

Feb 08 2019

1hr 19mins

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Rank #16: #37: "Hadestown"

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This week Jess & Andrew head WAY DOWN to CHEESEYTOWN with the incredible returning guest CHRISTI ESTERLE of MUSICAL HELL. They talk about the numerous Tony Awards the show is nominated for, the bombastic energetic music, the wonderful performance by Amber Gray, Patrick Page, and Eva Noblezada, and how the show has changed from its original 2016 New York Theatre Workshop performance.

Links:

Listen to "Hadestown"

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May 17 2019

55mins

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Rank #17: #34: "Urinetown" (feat. Joey Richter)

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You better save up, or else it's a trip to URINETOWN. This week Jess & Andrew are joined by the incomparable Joey Richter of Starkid fame to talk about Urinetown. They chat about Joey's history with musical theatre, his past involvement in this show, why the show stands the test of time. Also, lots of talk about Pee.

Links:

Listen to "Urinetown"

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Apr 26 2019

58mins

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Rank #18: #31: "Something Rotten" (feat. Katie Lynch of "Backstage Bite")

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It's Eggs! This week Jess & Andrew are joined by the endlessly charming Katie Lynch from Backstage Bite to talk about "Something Rotten." In this episode they talk about the lyrics, how the jokes are constructed, why high schoolers hate Shakespeare, and whether or not Jess is a snob. It's a fun show and an awesome time was had by all.

Links:

Listen to "Something Rotten"

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Apr 05 2019

45mins

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Rank #19: #59: 'American Psycho'

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"I am not a common man!" This week Jess and Andrew dive into Duncan Sheik's musical adaptation of American Psycho. They talk about what a dumpster fire the musical is, how much potential the concept had, what the show did right, and what they would do if they were to helm an American Psycho adaptation. Check it out, or we'll chop you up while listening to Huey Lewis and the News!

Links:

Listen to "American Psycho"

Social Media:

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Oct 17 2019

58mins

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Rank #20: #47: "Oklahoma!' (feat. Emily Clark)

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"We're just girls who cain't say no!" This week Jess and Andrew are joined by the incredible Emily Clark of the video series Stealing Focus to talk about Rogers and Hammerstein's classic staple of Broadway "Oklahoma!" They chat about what it's like to see the newest revival of the show live, the songs, how well the show has aged, and much much more. Don't miss out!

Links:

Watch "Oklahoma!"

Social Media:

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Musicals with Cheese on Twitter

Jess on Twitter

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Jess on Instagram

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Jul 25 2019

1hr 5mins

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