Jesse Green

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2013

    I'm Talking Theater Tonight On Theater Talk

    Snowbound? Bored? Canceled out of a show? Well, there's stimulating theater talk tonight to distract you. Susan Haskins, the gracious producer/cohost of Theater Talk, regularly invites Jesse Green, Patrick Pacheco, and myself to have a writerly discussion about who and what are coming down the Broa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2012

    I'm Dressed Like A Newsies Character In New Promo Card!

    The long running chat show Theater Talk has put out a fundraising card that has me and fellow scribes Jesse Green and Patrick Pacheco dressed right out of the Broadway musical Newsies as we're assigned various saying about "papes" and "palaver."

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    I Contour My Lips On TV Tonight!

    I'm really ruling PBS this week. First, the documentary about performer/writer Charles Busch, which I appear in, aired a whole bunch of times. The doc about the legendary Florent restaurant, which I similarly blab throughout, is also getting shown this week. And now I'm caught dramatically doing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    My Tony Predictions Will Air Tonight On Theater Talk

    Tonight at 1 A.M. on Channel 13, the long-running Theater Talk presents its usual array of experts offering educated guesses as to who'll cop the Tony awards on June 10. Jesse Green (New York magazine), Patrick Pacheco (LA Times, NY 1), and I offer our picks as to whether it'll be:

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2012

    How's This For A Happy Face?

    Whenever I see a TV camera approaching, my face lights up like a Halloween pumpkin and all the hanging skin inflates like a Thanksgiving Day float based on a long-running animated character. I basically become a holiday parade float of a giant, gay, papier-mâché suckerfish.

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    My Salmon Jacket Looks Great On Theater Talk Tonight

    ​Isn't it a theatrical experience unto itself? And beyond that, Patrick Pacheco (NY 1, L.A. Times), Jesse Green (New York magazine), and I offer sparklingly dramatic and in fact award-worthy comments about last Sunday's Tony Awards telecast, the best one in ages.

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    Tony Awards Dish Coming on Theater Talk

    left to right: Healy, Riedel, Green, Haskins, me​On this Friday night's Theater Talk (1230 that night on PBS), legendary thesper Marian Seldes appears to talk about her illustrious career. Marian's the one who gave no acceptance speech at all for her special Tony--she simply looked bemusedly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    I'm The Deposed King of Broadway!

    ​This Friday night at 1230 on PBS, Theater Talk engages me in a Tony predictions conversation with hosts Susan Haskins and Michael Riedel and fellow guests Patrick Pacheco and Jesse Green. And what we agree on is... virtually nothing, except the fact that the omission of my ballot from the vo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2008

    Me Alert! I'm Back On Theater Talk!

    The sight of my face popping up on the ultra serious Channel 13 is so potentially jarring that it absolutely commands you to watch it! And tonight at 1 A.M., you can see that very punim spewing all sorts of opinions about the coming Broadway season on Theater Talk, the long-running show cohosted by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2008

    Me Alert! I'm On Educational TV!

    Did you ever think you'd see my trash-talking carb face on Channel 13? Well, brace yourselves, kids. I will appear on Theater Talk, the wildly informative show about Broadway happenings, hosted by Susan Haskins and Michael Riedel, on that very channel! Twice! This Wednesday night (technically Thursd ... More >>

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    December 7, 2004