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Conference Call: Byron Lane & Tom Lenk: "Tilda Swinton Answers An Ad On Craigslist" at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Call Redialed: Jackie Beat: Birthday Bitch! at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Call Redialed: I'm thrilled that Jackie Beat answered my call yet again! In this interview we get the party started with a pre-bday celebration by talking about her new show "Birthday Bitch!" To celebrate her bday weekend, Jackie is invading NYC, unwrapping some new parody songs & sharing some of her greatest hits. Here are the ground rules: Do not make eye contact. Do not ask "how old?" Laugh loudly. Drink. Gifts optional. "Birthday Bitch!" plays The Laurie Beechman Theatre 7/22 8pm & 7/23 4pm!
Call Answered: Who can resist a DIVA? From their demeanor to their talent to their wardrobe, I always keep up with my girls. I'm so glad Billy Lykken answered my call to discuss the return of "Lykken 'The Sacred Monster' Live," during NYC Gay Pride weekend. An alt-cabaret experience featuring Billy's queer brand of comedy & outrageous parody as well as his interpretations of songs from Broadway, R&B, Jazz, & Tin Pan Alley, "Lykken 'The Sacred Monster' Live" plays The Metropolitan Room 6/24 4pm!
Call Redialed: Getting to interview drag legend and Tony nominee Charles Busch is always a joy! I have been a fan of Charles' plays and films for many years, but in recent years, I have also been captivated by his cabaret shows. I'm so excited to share this new interview with Charles as we talk about his debut CD from Broadway Records, "Live at Feinstein's/54 Below." From self-confidence to great to sex to his Aunt Lillian, Charles discusses it all!

Call Answered: BenDeLaCreme: BenDeLaCreme's Inferno A-Go-Go at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Call Answered: As a life long RuPaul fan, I was super excited to get the opportunity to interview another "RuPaul's Drag Race" favorite, Season Six's BenDeLaCreme whose new show, "BenDeLaCreme's Inferno A-Go-Go" will be making it's debut at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in NYC from July 28-August 19. In this show, BenDeLaCreme seeks to answer that age old question: What the Hell? Turning her gay gaze toward "Dante’s Inferno," this rollicking romp through nine circles of fire & fun is equal parts brimstone & rhinestones.
Call Answered: RuPaul has been a big influence in my life. Like everyone else, I loved "Supermodel," but it was his book "Lettin It All Hang Out" that really made me love RuPaul! When I had the chance to interview Latrice Royale from Season 4 of "RuPaul's Drag Race," I jumped at this opportunity. She's about to release her debut album and one-woman show "Here's To Life," about growing up gay in Compton, events leading up to her "unfortunate incarceration," and her infectious, ever-positive perspective at The Laurie Beechman Theatre March 17-20 (which is SOLD OUT) and May 12-15!
Call Answered: I am a huge "Golden Girls" fan. So when I was approached to interview Jason B. Schmidt about his one-man show, errr, one-woman show, "Bea Arthur: Astral Dame," I was thankful for being a friend! In "Bea Arthur: Astral Dame," Jason B. Schmidt stars as the Tony/Emmy Award-winning star of "Maude," "Mame" and "The Golden Girls" performing some of Bea's signature numbers as only Bea can deliver. "Bea Arthur: Astral Dame" returns to The Laurie Beechman Theatre on Saturday, January 30 at 7pm!
Call Redialed: I was first introduced to Ginger Minj, who many of you will remember from Season 7 of "RuPaul's Drag Race," four months ago when her show "Crossdress for Christ" was returning to The Laurie Beechman Theatre. Well, a lot can happen in four months and it's wonderful, during this festive time of year, to catch up with Ginger as we talk about her debut holiday show "The Ginger Minj & Friends CHRISTMA-HANNU-KWANZAA-KA Spectacular!" which will play at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in NYC December 10-13!
Call Redialed: I first came to know Jackie Beat in 2012 after I attended her show "Me So Thorny." Two years later, I finally got to interview this genius performer. Now Jackie & I reunite to discuss her brand new holiday show "White Meat or Dark?" Jackie's unique brand of comedy is a laugh-a-minute & her singing voice is unreal! If you have never seen a Jackie Beat show, treat yourself this holiday season to "White Meat or Dark?" at The Laurie Beechman Theatre Dec. 18-20!
Call Redialed: I was first introduced Dina Martina's in 2005 when I went to Provincetown, MA with a group of friends! Her dark humor, quick wit, and audience interaction made me a fan at the snap of a finger. She truly puts on a one of a kind show and I have been seeing her shows non-stop for the past 10 years because of this uniqueness! Dina is returning once again to The Laurie Beechman Theatre in New York City from September 19-27 with a brand new show entitled "Flat & Lacking!" Some of the shows are already starting to sell out, so click here to get your tickets!
Call Answered: I am a huge Dolly Parton fan! She is one of my top 3 favorite artists. Her music speaks to me in ways other artists' music doesn't. So when I found out that celebrity impersonator Jason CoZmo was doing "Dolly: Coat of Many Colors" at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in NYC on Sunday, July 26 and Sunday, August 2 at 7pm, I knew I had to be there, and get an interview with Jason to find out more about the man behind this country legend!
Call Answered: In one of my most heart-wrenching interviews yet, "Call Me Adam" chats with Mrs. Smith about her missing cat Carlyle, who went missing about two years ago when he ran out of his hotel room in Poland. Mrs. Smith and I discuss how the mounting of her new Off-Broadway show, "Mrs. Smith's BROADWAY CAT-TACULAR" will hopefully help reunite Mrs. Smith with her beloved cat Carlyle. This is one CATastrophic interview!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 7 favorite Ginger Minj about her return to NYC's Laurie Beechman Theatre with her show "Crossdresser for Christ - The Musical: A Drag Queen Confessional!" With just two shows left, "Crossdresser for Christ - The Musical: A Drag Queen Confessional" will play Tuesday, July 14 and Sunday, July 19 at 7pm!
Call Answered: Live from 54 Below, "Call Me Adam" catches up with the legendary Charles Busch to talk about his new show "That Girl/That Boy" at 54 Below July 14, 16, 17, 23 at 7pm! "That Girl/That Boy" combines Charles' hilarious personal reminiscence, character sketches and superb storytelling through song into one glittering and glamorous evening in cabaret!
Call Redialed: "Call Me Adam" catches up with The Vaudevillians, Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales to talk about their brand-new show "Bringing Up Baby," which will be premiering at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in NYC from May 21-31!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with The World's Biggest Bitch, drag superstar, Jackie Beat about her brand-new holiday show "Jackie Beat on Ice" which play at The Laurie Beechman Theatre in NYC on Saturday, December 20 at 7pm (sold-out) and 9:30pm and Sunday, December 21 at 7pm (sold-out) and 9:30pm!
Call Answered Again: "Call Me Adam" once again chats with Dina Martina! This time around we talk about her "Best Of" show at The Laurie Beechman Theatre, which runs through September 28. Once again, only a fraction of Dina's humor and quick wit are demonstrated in the following interview. For the full effect of Dina Martina's comedy, you'll have to come see her live!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with playwright Michael Levesque, who's new play "Jules" is about Broadway's most famous vaudeville and film star of the time: female impersonator, Julian Eltinge. With music direction and arrangements by the award-winning Tim Di Pasqua, "Jules" plays at Teatro Latea in NYC through June 28!