Twice a month on the Token Theatre Friends video series and podcasts, theatre critic Jose Solís and guests bring a POC perspective to the performing arts.
This week Jose sits with Mamie Parris and Mauricio Martínez, stars of Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, a musical biography of the famed composer, making its world premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse. Parris and Martínez (he’s our first repeat guest!) share their memories of encountering ALW’s music and explain how getting to work with the composer helped them understand his songs better. And they discuss how they really feel about the Cats movie.
The audio of the interview is also available on the podcast.
Have comments, suggestions for segments, shows to plug, or thoughts on how the Friends can be even better? Contact the Token Theatre Friends via email or Twitter.
Support American Theatre: a just and thriving theatre ecology begins with information for all. This Giving Season, please join us in this mission by making a donation to our publisher, Theatre Communications Group. When you support American Theatre magazine and TCG, you support a long legacy of quality nonprofit arts journalism. Click here to make your fully tax-deductible donation today!