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Broadway to Main Street

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Hosted by Laurence Maslon, BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET is a weekly radio program devoted to the greatest songs of the American Musical Theater. Originating from WPPB 88.3FM on Long Island's East End, each weekly episode celebrates the shows, stars, songwriters, and cultural phenomena that makes Broadway a legendary place. Music taken from classic original cast albums, film, cabaret, rare recordings, and unique interpretations, with commentary, guest appearances, and news from Broadway.

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Hosted by Laurence Maslon, BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET is a weekly radio program devoted to the greatest songs of the American Musical Theater. Originating from WPPB 88.3FM on Long Island's East End, each weekly episode celebrates the shows, stars, songwriters, and cultural phenomena that makes Broadway a legendary place. Music taken from classic original cast albums, film, cabaret, rare recordings, and unique interpretations, with commentary, guest appearances, and news from Broadway.

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Great podcast

By JenPen89 - Jun 11 2019
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This podcast makes my day every Monday morning

Great music

By taphapy - Apr 03 2019
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I turn them on when I’m in the kitchen and dance around while cooking!

iTunes Ratings

39 Ratings
Average Ratings
36
0
1
2
0

Great podcast

By JenPen89 - Jun 11 2019
Read more
This podcast makes my day every Monday morning

Great music

By taphapy - Apr 03 2019
Read more
I turn them on when I’m in the kitchen and dance around while cooking!
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Broadway to Main Street

Updated about 11 hours ago

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Hosted by Laurence Maslon, BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET is a weekly radio program devoted to the greatest songs of the American Musical Theater. Originating from WPPB 88.3FM on Long Island's East End, each weekly episode celebrates the shows, stars, songwriters, and cultural phenomena that makes Broadway a legendary place. Music taken from classic original cast albums, film, cabaret, rare recordings, and unique interpretations, with commentary, guest appearances, and news from Broadway.

Rank #1: Sutton Foster

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Sutton Foster shows off once more for an entire episode.

Jul 11 2016

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Rank #2: Audra McDonald

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Celebrate the astonishing voice and vibrant personality of Audra McDonald, enthralling us with songs from Ragtime, St. Louis Woman, Porgy and Bess, 110 in the Shade, Annie and others.

Oct 20 2013

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Rank #3: Bob Fosse

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Who's got the fame when we play Fosse? As a prelude to the FX series Fosse/Verdon, we'll listen to some of the best moments of Broadway's dancin' man: The Pajama Game, Redhead, Cabaret, Chicago, Cabaret, and more.

Apr 01 2019

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Rank #4: Fiddler on the Roof

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Experience the full history and tradition of Fiddler on the Roof with a celebration of its score.

Sep 14 2014

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Rank #5: Prohibition

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Thirteen years without the legal manufacture of booze brought some intoxicating music out of the Broadway stage, both during and after the fact.

May 06 2012

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Rank #6: The Comeback Trail

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In the spirit of the season of renewal and resurrection, we look at some of the amazing comebacks on the Broadway stage.

Mar 31 2013

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Rank #7: Bernadette Peters

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Celebrating one of the great icons of musical theatre, from Dames at Sea to Sondheim.

Aug 31 2015

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Rank #8: The Devil Made Me Do It

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Sin, seduction, and Satan: the infernal side of musical theater from Hadestown, Damn Yankees, The Apple Tree--all the way back to Offenbach and Irving Berlin.

Jul 29 2019

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Rank #9: A Little Night Music

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Sondheim's anxious operetta, including "Send in the Clowns"

Nov 01 2015

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Rank #10: Barbara Cook

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Join us as we celebrate the career of Barbara Cook, from plucky ingenue to one of our most compelling interpreters of popular song.

Dec 23 2012

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Rank #11: Sondheim in 88 Keys

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Variations and themes on the piano of great Sondheim tunes

Nov 23 2015

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Rank #12: Cinderella

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In honor of the Broadway debut of "Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA," we're riding our carriage along BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET.

Mar 03 2013

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Rank #13: South Pacific

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Come away with us, via Bali Ha'i, to Rodgers and Hammerstein's masterpiece.

Jul 27 2014

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Rank #14: Judy Belts Broadway, Part One

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Judy Garland is back in the spotlight and, in an unprecedented two-part episode, we look at her glorious commitment to the Broadway songbook from the first part of the 20th Century, joined by friends such as Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra

Sep 15 2019

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Rank #15: Flower Drum Song

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A mirace of a score by Rodgers and Hammerstein

May 08 2017

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Rank #16: Evita

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Oh, what a star role, oh, what a show!  We'll tango through Lloyd Webber and Rice's score with a roundelay of Evas: Patti LuPone, Elaine Paige, Elena Roger, and Madonna.

Aug 12 2018

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Rank #17: Pride on Broadway

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In honor of the immense contribution of the LGBTQ community--on and off-stage--to the heart of Broadway, we look at La Cage aux Folles, Fun Home, The Prom, some unforgettable songs by Noel Coward, Cole Porter, and more.

Jun 23 2019

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Rank #18: Guys and Dolls

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The classic Frank Loesser score, rendered by all sorts of guys--Sinatra, Mel Torme, Nathan Lane--and dolls: Vivian Blaine, Dinah Washington and more.

Jul 26 2015

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Rank #19: A Star is Born

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Star-making performances over the last eight decades.

May 01 2016

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Rank #20: Go Into Your Dance

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Listen to some of the greatest dance music from the stage, including WEST SIDE STORY, A CHORUS LINE, ON THE TOWN and more.

May 05 2013

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