Interviews

DISENCHANTED! at Westport Playhouse thru March 5. Interview with Snow White Actor Madison Tinder

Posted: March 1, 2017 at 9:46 am   /   Interviews, Live Theater

DISENCHANTED! will be in St. Louis from Feb 28 through March 5. The musical was created by Dennis T. Giacino, a former history teacher who was more interested in the real women behind the Disney princesses. What started with Giacino’s love of music and study of Pocahontas quickly evolved into a show that explores the original […]

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Interview: Kevin Conroy, the Voice of Batman

Posted: February 28, 2017 at 10:14 am   /   Interviews, St. Louis Events

I am vengeance. I am the night. I am Batman. Any fan of the Dark Knight worth their weight in shark repellent bat spray just heard that line in the voice of legendary voice actor Kevin Conroy. For almost 25 years, Conroy has been the sound of Batman and Bruce Wayne in television, movies, and video […]

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Interview: Evan Harrington Talks ‘Into The Woods’ at Peabody Opera House (2/19)

Posted: February 17, 2017 at 10:58 am   /   Interviews, Live Theater

James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Into the Woods‘ is coming to the Peabody Opera House for one day only – Sunday, February 19. The show features the critically acclaimed production from Fiasco Theatre, which played Roundabout’s Laura Pels Theater off-Broadway. We had the pleasure of speaking with actor Evan Harrington about the show, as well as his Broadway career. […]

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Interview: Comedian Gary Owen Comes to the Pageant on March 24

Posted: February 15, 2017 at 3:10 am   /   Interviews, St. Louis Events

For 20 years now, Gary Owen has been a fixture in the stand-up comedy scene. His big break came in 1997 on BET’s Comic View. While Owen is white, he has garnered a strong African-American following.  He has headlined BET shows, as well as Shaquille O’Neal’s All-Star Comedy Jam Tour. Owen has landed feature roles in […]

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Interview: Choreographer Mandy Moore Talks Oscar Nominated ‘La La Land’

Posted: February 10, 2017 at 1:35 am   /   Film, Interviews

On January 23, Damien Chazelle’s La La Land, starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, made history – tying Titanic (2007) and All About Eve (1950) for the most Academy Award nominations. The film became an instant hit after its limited release last December, and continues to capture the hearts of audiences across the world. As of early […]

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‘Something Rotten!’ Plays Fabulous Fox Feb 7-19! Interview With Leah Hofmann, St. Louis Native

Posted: February 2, 2017 at 10:02 am   /   Interviews, Live Theater, St. Louis Events

The Tony Award-winning musical Something Rotten! is heading to the Fabulous Fox Theatre February 7 – 19! The musical comedy is set in the late 1500s, where the two Bottom Brothers (Nick and Nigel) are competing to create the next great play against none other than William Shakespeare. We had the pleasure of speaking with […]

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Interview: KISS’ Gene Simmons Coming to Town for Wizard World Comic Con (Apr 7-9)

Posted: February 1, 2017 at 10:43 am   /   Interviews, St. Louis Events

Rock Icon and Kiss-founder Gene Simmons will be appearing at Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis on Saturday April 8 and Sunday, April 9. Simmons will also play a concert on Friday, April 7 to celebrate his appearance at the convention.   Simmons co-founded KISS 42 years ago. KISS is America’s #1 Gold Record Award Winning […]

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Local H to Play 20th Anniversary Show

Posted: August 16, 2016 at 10:57 am   /   Concerts, Interviews, Local

Local H will be appearing at the Ready Room on Thursday, August 18, for the “As Good As Dead” 20th Anniversary show. The band has been around for just over 25 years now, having released 11 albums; one greatest hits record and a live album in 2005. While many bands from the 90s have come […]

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Bellator 138 Delivers Exciting Fights in St. Louis

Posted: June 22, 2015 at 10:57 am   /   Featured, Interesting, Interviews, Local, Other St. Louis Sports, Professional Wrestling, Sports, St. Louis Events, Television

We, as human beings love violence. There is just something about watching two guys, and now women in some cases, get into a cage and go at it. However, there is more to the sport of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) than just fighting. Like any sport, it takes talent and mental toughness. On Friday, June […]

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Mizzou Alum Credits Wrestling Background With Success in MMA

Posted: June 17, 2015 at 2:05 pm   /   Featured, Interviews, Local, Missouri Tigers, Off the Wall, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, St. Louis Events, Wrestling

By Juan Ramos Michael Chandler (12-3) has always embraced competition. The former Bellator light heavyweight champion began his wrestling career at Northwest High School. The High Ridge native and former Mizzou All-American said MMA seemed like a more attractive route than wrestling internationally. “MMA would be a better avenue than wrestling internationally,” Chandler said. “It […]

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