Anthony Chase

Theater Talk Host

Listen for Theater Talk, Friday morning at 6:45 and 8:45 during Morning Edition.

WBFO's Mark Scott joins critic Anthony Chase on this week's Theater Talk.  They remember actress Eileen Brennan, who died this week at the age of 80. 

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Theater Talk is back this week after taking a vacation day last Friday. This week, Theater Talk host Anthony Chase joins WBFO's Eileen Buckley tell us what's happening in Buffalo's theater district on stage, at Delaware Park, and in cars.

Theater critic Anthony Chase joins WBFO's Mark Scott on Theater Talk this week, talking about the "Sound of Music" at Artpark.

This week on Theater Talk, Anthony Chase and Mark Scott look at GLBT short plays at Buffalo United Artists. They also discuss Anthony's latest trip to New York City and his reviews of Kinky Boots and Pippin.

Theater Critic Anthony Chase and WBFO's Mark Scott talk about the Shakespeare in Delaware Park production of "Hamlet."  Plus, they touch on the Shaw Festival and Chautauqua Theater in this edition of Theater Talk.

Theater Critic Anthony Chase and WBFO's Mark Scott remember actor James Gandolfini on this week's Theater Talk. 

Theater critic Anthony Chase joins guest host Mark Scott in a review of "The Book of Mormon" at the Shea's Performing Arts Center.

This week, theater critic Anthony Chase and guest host Mark Scott look back at the Arties and look ahead to the Tony Awards.

It's time for the annual Arties in Buffalo! On this week's edition of Theater Talk co-host Anthony Chase talks with WBFO's Omar Fetouh about Artovoice's annual Artie Awards.  Chase founded the Arties in 1991 to recognize the work of the local theater actors and actresses. 

This week's Theater Talk has more on the nominations for this year's Artie Awards.

Theater Talk's Jim Santella and Anthony Chase preview the Ujima Company's production of Breath, Boom, opening Friday.   The curtain also rises on BUA's The Normal Heart.

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THEATER TALK FRIDAY RUNDOWN:

  • Many new theater openings this May
  • Jersey Boys is back on stage through May 18th at Shea's
  • What's on stage at TOY -- Flat Stanley
  • Last chance to see "A Clean House" at Road Less Traveled

Theater Talk can be heard live each Friday on WBFO, 88.7 FM at 6:33 & 8:33 a.m.

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710 Main in Buffalo has announced its brand new season.   This week on Theater Talk WBFO's Jim Santella and Anthony Chase examine the new line up -- that includes "I Love Lucy".  They also review other local theater performances around town.

Theater Talk Friday!

Apr 12, 2013

This week WBFO'S Theater Talk hosts Jim Santella and Anthony Chase chat about all venues of local and New York theater. 

This week WBFO Theater Talk hosts Jim Santella and Anthony Chase begin their conversation with MusicalFare Theatre plans for expansion.  They also give us a sneak peak of Fela on stage at Shea's Performing Arts Center for two shows only.

In a week when arguments on California's Proposition Eight banning gay marriage were aired at the US Supreme Court, one of Buffalo's theater companies is preparing to tackle the issue. This week on Theater Talk, critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about Buffalo United Artists' staged reading of the play, "Eight," this Wednesday night at 7:30.

Theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase talk about "Sister Act" at the Shea's Performing Arts Center, "Being Behan" at the Irish Classical Theater and more in this week's edition of WBFO's Theater Talk.

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This week on theater talk -- WBFO'S Eileen Buckley fills in for co-host Jim Santella and joins Anthony Chase for a chat on local theater.

WBFO's theater critics Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review First Lady Suite at the American Repertory Theater and Road Less Traveled Productions' Seeds. They also touch on the quick sale of tickets to the upcoming Shea's Performing Arts Center presentation of The Book of Mormon.

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This week on Theater Talk, Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss "Dancing at Lughnasa" and other productions on stage locally.

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It's Theater Talk Friday in Buffalo!  WBFO'S Jim Santella and Anthony Chase give us a spelling lesson.

This week on Theatre Talk, Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss "Gruesome Playground Injuries" and other local productions.

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This week on WBFO's Theatre Talk, co-hosts Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss Chita Rivera turning 80. 

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This week on Theatre Talk, Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss the local production of "Angels in America."

Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss the film Les Miserables and local stage productions, including Angels in America, in this week's Theatre Talk.

Theatre Talk: Back for 2013

Jan 4, 2013

After a couple of weeks away...Jim Santella and Anthony Chase are back to kick off another year of Theatre Talk.

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This week on Theatre Talk, Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review some of their favorite productions of this past year.

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This week on Theatre Talk, Jim Santella and Anthony Chase discuss New York City's theatre scene.

This week on Theatre Talk, Jim Santella and Anthony Chase review White Christmas and other local productions.

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Theatre Talk hosts Jim Santella & Anthony Chase discuss 2012: End of the Road.  It's now on stage at Road Less Traveled Productions in Buffalo.

 

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