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The Performers Podcast

May 8, 2019

For over three decades, Tony Award-winner Bob Martin has worked as an actor and writer. Early in his career, Martin was directing for Second City in Toronto. He's also written for TV, with the Chicago Tribune calling Slings and Arrows "one of the most loving satires to have ever graced television." He 's best known for writing and starring in the hilarious The Drowsy Chaperone, for which Martin won the 2006 Tony Award for "Best Book of a Musical."
His most recent Broadway show, The Prom, received 7 Tony Award nominations.
We talk about how the revision process is crucial to a great script
Martin updates us on the Broadway adaptations of The Princess Bride, NIght at the Museum and Slings and Arrows.
And Martin explains why it can be emotionally challenging to watch a performance of The Drowsy Chaperone.

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