Sneak Peek! Watch the October Episode of Broadway Profiles, Featuring Mandy Gonzalez, Josh Groban & More
September 29th, 2020 | By Broadway.com Staff
Before it airs nationwide next month, we’re offering a sneak peek at the newest episode of Broadway Profiles! Hosted by PIX11’s Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, the October episode will air in New York City on October 4 at 6:00PM ET on WPIX and throughout the month across the country. Be on the lookout for Broadway Profiles, the only nationally syndicated theater news program, on your local TV station.
Featured this month:
- Mandy Gonzalez discusses coping with her breast cancer diagnosis and treatment during her time as Angelica Schuyler in Hamilton. She details continuing to perform even while in the midst of her battle. Also, hear from Gonzalez about the healing power of sharing your struggles.
- American Utopia is coming to TV on HBOMax on October 17. Broadway.com correspondent Charlie Cooper sits down with three of the performers: Jacquelene Acevedo, Chris Giarmo and Angie Swan. They discuss adjusting to shutdowns and working with powerhouses David Byrne and Spike Lee.
- Heidi Schreck discusses What the Constitution Means to Me, her play that touches on topics including immigration and women’s rights. The play will be premiering on Amazon Prime Video on October 16. She discusses the inspiration behind the work, and how she has coped with the pandemic.
- The Boys in the Band premieres on Netflix on September 30. The film features the starry cast of the Tony-winning revival. Broadway.com’s Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek talks with director Joe Mantello.
- October’s Fresh Face is Lauren Patten, one of Broadway’s rising stars. She describes playing Jo in Jagged Little Pill and realizing her Broadway dreams.
- Paul Wontorek chats with Josh Groban, the multi-platinum superstar. He is currently on a virtual tour, holding a series of online concerts in support of his upcoming album, Harmony.
To find out where Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal airs nationally, head here.
Enjoy the full episode below!