This Is Lincoln Center
By Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
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From New York City’s Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the This is Lincoln Center podcast offers listeners intimate, enlightening moments with some of the great artistic talents of our time. Hosted by Live From Lincoln Center producer Kristy Geslain, This is Lincoln Center features the musicians, dancers, actors, creators, and thinkers who make the magic happen on Lincoln Center’s famous stages.
||CleanNamir Smallwood||In the lead up to PIPELINE’s theatrical release, actor Namir Smallwood talks about his own high school experience, what drew him to acting and what he hopes audiences will take away from the show. PIPELINE hits movie theaters nationwide October 3-7...||9/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLouis Langrée||Mostly Mozart's Renée and Robert Belfer Music Director speaks about the joys of returning to Lincoln Center each summer, the difference between being a guest conductor and a music director, and, of course, the genius of Mozart.||8/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAdam Gopnik: Leonard Bernstein||Podcast edition of Lincoln Center’s popular live series, The History of the World in 100 Performances with New Yorker writer and cultural critic Adam Gopnik. In this episode, Adam is joined by Jamie Bernstein, David Denby, Jake...||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAdam Gopnik: Hamlet||Podcast edition of Lincoln Center’s popular live series, The History of the World in 100 Performances with New Yorker writer and cultural critic Adam Gopnik. In this episode, Adam is joined by Harvard professor and Shakespeare...||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAndrew Rannells||The Tony-nominated, Grammy-winning star of stage and screen talks about constructing his Live From Lincoln Center show, the good advice he's been given along the way, and other famous people from Nebraska.||5/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBen Cohn||Pianist, conductor, and music director Ben Cohn talks about the elements of his musical style, balancing parenthood with his career, and how he keeps a show interesting and fresh over an extended Broadway run.||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStephanie J. Block||The two-time Tony Award nominee discusses her path to success, her musical partners, and how she tells the story of her life through song.||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMichael Mitchell||Pianist, arranger, and composer Michael Mitchell reflects on landing his very first job off Broadway, taking on his current role as music director for Leslie Odom, Jr., and the importance of being "unapologetically present."||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSutton Foster||The two-time Tony Award winner and star of television’s Younger talks about her artistic process, balancing work and motherhood, and the importance of creativity in her daily routine.||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAilyn Pérez||The celebrated soprano talks about her earliest influences, her belief in the importance of arts education, and her lifelong love of mariachi music.||4/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYeethoven||Yuga Cohler and Johan discuss Yeethoven, a new project that places compositions by Beethoven and Kanye West side by side and explores the two composers’ musical risk taking, iconic status, and breaking down of “traditional” compositional rules.||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSusanna Mälkki||The much sought-after conductor speaks about preparation, collaboration, and defending the intentions of the composer. Thank you to Free Music Archive for providing the theme music for this episode of This Is Lincoln Center.||3/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTito Puente Jr.||The bandleader and percussionist talks about his father’s legacy, his own musical path, and keeping the spirit of Puente alive.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDave Douglas||The jazz trumpeter and composer talks about influences, inspiration, and the alchemy that happens in live performance.||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRomeo and Juliet||New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Sterling Hyltin, opera star Ailyn Pérez, and Juilliard vocal coach and Shakespeare specialist Andrew Wade share their thoughts on this timeless classic and why it continues to resonate...||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGloria Steinem||The writer, lecturer, political activist, and feminist icon discusses activism’s relationship to the arts and the necessity for diversity in the media landscape.||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeter Walker||The New York City Ballet dancer and choreographer discusses his latest commission for the company, dance odyssey.||1/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMatt Ray||The Jazz pianist, arranger and music director talks about the downtown NYC music scene, his connection to Hoagy Carmichael, and what a successful collaboration means to him.||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLiz Callaway with Richard Maltby Jr. and David Shire||The three longtime collaborators reflect on their work together and discuss what makes a song – and a friendship – stand the test of time.||1/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDanny Elfman||The legendary Hollywood composer talks about his classical music influences and the challenges of creating music for the concert hall.||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAudra McDonald||The six-time Tony Award-winner reflects on work, life, and motherhood.||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAaron Tveit and Laura Osnes||Two of Broadway’s biggest stars look toward the new year.||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing This is Lincoln Center||Get ready for a brand-new podcast from New York City’s famous performing arts center.||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great interview! Very informative and interesting !!
Love It Already!
Can’t wait for more episodes, I loved watching Laura and Aaron on the New Years Eve Live From Lincoln Center episode, so it was perfect that the podcast tied in!! Also so excited for an Andrew Rannells episode, I’m sure it will be hilarious!
Really fun and informative conversations that take you behind the scenes at Lincoln Center. Very excited to hear more!!