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Call Answered: The holidays are my favorite time of year! What makes this city even better, is the sound of the season during The New York Pops annual holiday concert! This year's concert, "Make The Season Bright" features Tony nominees Liz & Ann Hampton Callaway along w/recording artists Will & Anthony Nunziata backed by one of the world's leading orchestras, The New York Pops, conducted by renowned maestro Steven Reineke. "Make The Season Bright" will take place 12/16 & 12/17 at Carnegie Hall!
Call Answered: The first time I saw Sierra Boggess perform in a Broadway show was when she starred opposite Tyne Daly in "Master Class." The second time I saw her perform was, again, opposite Tyne Daly in "It Shoulda Been You." Hmm...maybe I only see Sierra Boggess perform when she is opposite Tyne Daly..hehe. Now to be given the opportunity to speak with Sierra about performing with The New York Pops, one of the greatest orchestras in the country, alongside their fearless leader, Steven Reineke, paying tribute to musical theatre legends Rodgers and Hammerstein, is a true honor! The New York Pops, "My Favorite Things: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein" will take place this Friday, October 9 at 8pm at Carnegie Hall!
Call Redialed: For the sixth time in a row, I've had the opportunity to interview Steven Reineke, The New York Pops Musical Director/Conductor. Steven sure had a lot of excitement in talking about The New York Pops' inaugural summer series at Forest Hills Stadium featuring two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster on Thursday, August 6 and American band Pink Martini on Friday, August 7 at 7:30pm! My favorite part of this particular interview was learning why The New York Pops' PopsEd Program is so near and dear to Steven's heart! I got all choked hearing him speak his truth so eloquently!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with musician David Geist about playing in the orchestra pits of Broadway's biggest shows, moving from Broadway to the hills of Santa Fe where he opened up his own cabaret room Geist Cabaret, coaching Linda Eder and Betty Buckley as well as his newest album "Inside The Flame."

Call Answered: Sutton Foster: New York Pops: One Night Only

Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" chats with two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster about making her Carnegie Hall solo debut with the New York Pops and Music Director/Conductor Steven Reineke on March 13, 2015 at 8pm in NYC! Joining Sutton for this very special concert will be her "Violet" co-star Tony Award nominee Joshua Henry and "Little Women" co-star Megan McGinnis!
Call Answered: "Call Me Adam" went behind-the-scenes at The New York Pops "On Broadway" press event to speak with The New York Pops Musical Director and Conductor, Steven Reineke as well as their special guest stars Broadway Tony Award nominees Stephanie J. Block and Andrew Rannells. The New York Pops "On Broadway" will take place on March 21 at 7:30pm at Carnegie Hall in New York City!
"Call Me Adam" chats with Carl Topilow, co-founder of The Cleveland Pops and renowned worldwide for his versatility, whether he's holding a conductor's baton or his trademark red clarinet. Here we discuss the creation and future of The Cleveland Pops, their upcoming New Year's Eve concert featuring Will and Anthony Nunziata, and many other details of his life and career!
"Call Me Adam" chats with Grammy Award winner Chris Botti, the largest-selling American instrumental artist, about being the featured performer with an evening dedicated to his music at the opening of The New York Pops 31st Season on Friday, October 4.
Call Me Adam sat down with Steven Reineke, Musical Director/Conductor of The New York Pops to talk about The New York Pops 30th Anniversary Gala on Monday, April 29 at 7pm featuring Megan Hilty, Laura Osnes, Kelli O'Hara, Marilyn Maye, Donna Murphy, Nick Adams, Laura Benanti, Stephanie J. Block, Will Chase, Liz Callaway, Max von Essen, and many others!
EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEAK at Call Me Adam's interview with Steven Reineke about The New York Pops' 30th Anniversary Gala
"Call Me Adam" once again chats with New York Pops Musical Director Steven Reineke. This time around we discuss celebrating the New York Pops 30th anniversary season, working with Kelli O'Hara, Paulo Szot, and Aaron Lazar as well as other details of his life and career!
"Call Me Adam" chats with Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award Winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty about being honored by the NY Pops at the Pops' 29th Birthday Gala on April 30 at 7pm. We also discuss their 20+ year collaboration, "Ragtime," "Seussical," "Once On This Island," and the upcoming "Rocky" musical, based upon the Oscar winning film.