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Ep 81 - Adrienne Stein: Enthusiasm and Grace  
I had a lovely conversation with Adrienne Stein in Colorado. Adrienne paints dreamy visions of a beautiful world, classically realist in style, highly detailed in execution. She has won numerous awards and participated in many group and solo shows. Her work is much sought after and collected within America and around the world.

We talk about county Kerry, Andrew Lloyd Webber, roadkill, and of course art, lots of art and painting . . .

Here are the main points of what we talk about:

Laguna College of Art & Design, Contemporary art training, Sculpture, Critiques, Creative lulls, Life experience, Triggers, Recording ideas, Working from life, Photoshop, Colour studies, Palette, Details, Art history, RJD Gallery fire, Underlying theme to work, Poetry, Pre-Raphaelite parallels, Social media, Most moving painting to make, Artistic challenges, Enthusiasm, To find out more about Adrienne and her work

http://adriennestein.com/

Referenced in the podcast . . .

My article about the fire at RJD Gallery

http://www.johndalton.me/rjd-gallery-fire/

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Discópolis 9623 - 1970 (44) Jesucristo Superstar - 20/01/17  

Episodio 44 de la serie 1970. En septiembre se dio a conocer un elepé doble con el nombre de Jesus Christ Superstar, en la portada no había ninguna otra indicación que esa. Se autodefinió como una Opera-Rock.

Detrás estaba una pareja bisoña de autores ingleses, Andrew Lloyd Webber y Tim Rice que querían dedicarse al género musical. Lo llamativo es que empezaron publicando este elepé y meses después consiguieron su objetivo de llevarlo a los teatros, pero en principio aquello era solo un disco conceptual, doble, que quiso narrar la última semana de Jesucristo, desde su llegada a la ciudad, Jerusalen, hasta su crucifixión. Las partes solistas se las encomendaron a Ian Gillan como Jesucristo; Murray Head, Judas; Yvonne Elliman, Maria Magdalena; Victor Brox, Caifás y Barry Dennen, Poncio Pilatos. Ian Gillan acababa de incorporarse a Deep Purple y su participación en el Concerto para grupo de Rock y Orquesa había sido espectacular. La parte musical corrió a cargo de la Grease Band que entonces trabajaba con Joe Cocker. Era una banda claramente rockera. Con músicos tan destacados como Neil Hubbard y Henry McCullough guitarras eléctricas, Chris Mercer saxo tenor, Peter Robinson piano, Bruce Rowland batería y Alan Spenner bajo, aparte de un gran coro y una orquesta sinfónica. El elepé tuvo una acogida enorme desde el principio. El escándalo en la época lo tenía Hair que llevaba varias temporadas en cartelera. Poco a poco la gente empezó a hablar de aquel disco con una ópera-rock y cuando al año siguiente se convirtió en musical surgió el escándalo, amplificado dos años más tarde con la película. Pero en este disco lo que hay es solo música rock de primer nivel. Recodemos que en 1970 en España el escandalo estaba en Castañuela 70, el espectáculo de Moncho Alpuente y Las Madres del Cordero. Cualquier comparativa está fuera de lugar.


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Pod Three - Old white men are the last group you can discriminate against! 15th December  

Old, white men are the last group you can attack in Politically Correct Britain! This week former BBC Director General Greg Dyke called the organisation “hideously white”, whilst Andrew Lloyd Webber condemned a “diversity crisis” in British theatre. Funny how it's always old, white men complaining about the lack of diversity! I spoke to Simon Jenkins, who wrote a brilliant piece in The Guardian(!) about how SJWs and their obsession with identity politics have left white, pasty men like me behind! FREE speech wants your view so get involved 020 38 29 1234, jon@talk2meradio.com, @talk2meradiouk @jongaunt. Listen LIVE from 10am every morning and download the talk2meradio app to hear all our shows. #bbc #news #talk2meradio

ITWE Ep027 David Fynn - Leading man in 'School of Rock The Musical'  

In this episode we chat to actor David Fynn, the leading man from Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest hit West End musical, 'School of Rock'! David's acting career has been incredibly varied, from performing at theatres such as 'The National Theatre' and 'The Donmar Warehouse', to appearing in hit television shows such as 'The Inbetweeners', 'Sherlock', 'Game of Thrones', 'Doctor Who' and most notably the hit US NBC sit-com 'Undateable'. Having been based in Los Angeles for the last three years, David is now back in London to open 'School of Rock' following the show's huge success on Broadway. So, during rehearsals, Rob headed down to the show's new West End home, The New London Theatre, and was kindly invited into David's dressing room for the chat! We give you this podcast completely free. If you've enjoyed it and you'd like to help us make future episodes then: 1. Visit: insidethewestend.com 2. Click on the donate button at the top of the home page. 3. Make a contribution and help us keep the show going. 4. DO YOUR AMAZON SHOP VIA OUR WEBSITE! Head to insidethewestend.com click on any of the Amazon adverts, it will redirect you to Amazon as normal, your shopping will cost you exactly the same as normal but Amazon will give us a small kick back on any of your purchases as a thank you. 5. SUBSCRIBE to our podcast and they will automatically appear on your device ready for you to listen to. Please tell your friends about our show and share it on social media so that we can continue to inspire others, just like you! The more listeners we have the easier it is to secure guests, so keep sharing every week! -Follow us on Twitter @InsideWestEnd -Like our page on Facebook "Inside the West End Podcast"

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Ewan McGregor, Elton John's photos, Goldsmiths Prize winner  

Lord Lloyd Webber discusses joining forces with Downton creator Julian Fellowes and a cast of 39 children for his new stage adaptation of the Jack Black film School of Rock. He tells Samira how he hopes the production will serve as a reminder of how important the arts are in education. Actor Ewan McGregor talks about adapting Philip Roth's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, American Pastoral, in his directorial debut and why he's returning to the role of Renton, 20 years on from Trainspotting. Elton John owns one of the best photography collections in the world and now he's loaned some of them to the Tate Modern in London. The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography includes Man Ray's Glass Tears, Dorothea Lange's Migrant Mother and Edward Weston's portrait of Igor Stravinsky. Newell Harbin, Sir Elton John's curator, shows us around. The Goldsmiths Prize was established three years ago to recognise fiction that breaks the mould or opens up new possibilities for the novel. Previous winners have included Eimear McBride's A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing and Ali Smith's How to be Both. We talk to this year's winner Mike McCormack about his book Solar Bone. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Marilyn Rust.

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Urauff. des Musicals "Jesus Christ Superstar" (am 12.10.1971)  

1970 veröffentlichen der Komponist Andrew Lloyd Webber und der Texter Tim Rice ein Konzeptalbum namens "Jesus Christ Superstar". Das ist so erfolgreich, dass es die Rockoper am 12. Oktober 1971 auch ins New Yorker Mark-Hellinger-Theater schafft. Autor: Jana Fischer.

ITWE Ep024 Nigel Wright - 'Andrew Lloyd Webber's Eyes and Ears'  

This week we speak to one of the most influential people in musical theatre, Nigel Wright. Nigel has been Andrew Lloyd Webber's eyes and ears on pretty much all of his work since the early 90's. From orchestrating his shows to producing all of his cast recordings and movie soundtracks, Nigel's musical influence is impressively vast! We would go so far as to say that there is not a single listener who wouldn't have heard his work at some point! We give you this podcast completely free. If you've enjoyed it and you'd like to help us make future episodes then: 1. Visit: insidethewestend.com 2. Click on the donate button at the top of the home page 3. Make a contribution and help us keep the show going 4. DO YOUR AMAZON SHOP VIA OUR WEBSITE! Head to insidethewestend.com click on any of the Amazon adverts, it will redirect you to Amazon as normal, your shopping will cost you exactly the same as normal but Amazon will give us a small kick back on any of your purchases as a thank you. 5. SUBSCRIBE to our podcast and they will automatically appear on your device ready for you to listen to. Please tell your friends about our show and share it on social media so that we can continue to inspire others, just like you! The more listeners we have the easier it is to secure guests, so keep sharing every week! -Follow us on Twitter @InsideWestEnd -Like our page on Facebook "Inside the West End Podcast"

ITWE Ep018 Laurence Connor  

This week we chat to director Laurence Connor. Over the last decade Laurence Connor has become one of the most in demand musical theatre directors in the world. From re-imagining all of Cameron Mackintosh's most iconic musicals, to directing the critically acclaimed new Broadway production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'School of Rock', his career has been truly stratospheric. With 'School of Rock' opening in London this Autumn, Laurence came to chat to us fresh from a day of auditions. We hear all about his back ground and exactly how he has created this incredible career. Make sure you SUBSCRIBE to our podcast. We release a new episode every week and if you are subscribed they will automatically appear on your device ready for you to listen to. Please share our episodes on social media and via word of mouth. Follow us on Twitter @insidewestend and like our page on Facebook "Inside the West End Podcast". We make this podcast for free. If you enjoy it and want to contribute to future episodes then please head to insidethewestend.com and click on the donate button at the top of the home page. Thanks in advance.

Bandas sonoras - Evita - 13/07/16  

Madonna y Antonio Banderas dan forma a la adaptación cinematográfica del musical ideado por Tim Rice y Andrew Lloyd Webber


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Forza! - Hånandets konst  

Älskade toner används gärna för att hata motståndarna på fotbollsplanen – och läktarna. Ramsorna förbannar, förfasar och förödmjukar motståndarna med både stil och lagvidriga övertramp. Hånandet sker i rakt nedstigande led från Shakespeares publik på The Globe. Men den starkaste läktarsången är kanske tystnaden? I det här programmet pratar vi med domaren Martin Hansson, AIK-supportern Maria Carlson, politikern Caroline Szyber, författaren och musikrecenscenten Andreas Palmaer. Musiken i programmet är skapad av bland andra Andrew Lloyd Webber, Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Torsten Flinck, Manic Street Preachers, John Cage, Händel. Det här är andra delen av Jesper Tillbergs serie om musiken inom läktarkulturen.

423 Bobby Moynihan, Paul F. Tompkins  

Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber and Scott reunite to chat about all the songs Lloyd Webber wishes he had written, what it's like to live with him, and his favorite playwright of all time. As they continue their conversation, a faint voice is heard in the room. It is none other than the stabby lil' orphan boy Fourvel who insists he has changed from his stabby ways. What could have happened to create this "new" Fourvel? Tune in to find out!This episode is sponsored by Squarespace, Black Tux, and Leesa.com.

The Economist Asks: How to make a musical hit?  

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber joins Anne McElvoy as she asks: what makes a musical a hit or a flop - and how have the economics changed?

Mehr als Schmerz und Kommerz - Neue Töne im Musical  
Seit einem Vierteljahrhundert gehört das Musical zu den beliebtesten Kulturangeboten. Der Siegeszug der Musicalindustrie begann mit den eingängigen Melodien des britischen Komponisten Andrew Lloyd-Webber. Für Werke wie "Das Phantom der Oper" oder "Starlight Express" wurden eigene Abspielstätten errichtet und das Publikum per Bus herangefahren.

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Episode 97 Plagiarism Revisited  

Plagiarism is a terrible thing, and new stories of authors supposedly stealing from each other keep showing up in the news. This week, we're talking about one such story and discussing possible ways to avoid this in our own writing.

Mentioned in this episode:
Cassandra Clare
Sherrilyn Kenyon
SHADOWHUNTERS (Book Series) by Cassandra Clare
DARK-HUNTER (Book Series) by Sherrilyn Kenyon
J.K. Rowling
HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS by J.K. Rowling
Rachel Ann Nunes
Medium (TV Show)
Ghost Whisperer (TV Show)
Gobots (TV Show)
Transformers (TV Show)
Star Trek (TV Show)
Battlestar Galactica (TV Show)
Easy A (Movie)
Steven L. Sears
Phantom of the Opera (Play) by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Pink Floyd
Ray Repp
Roger Waters
reasonsmysoniscrying.com

Musical; Theater with Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber  

Welcome to "Musical; Theater", a discussion of all things musical and theatrical! Join your host, Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, and his protege, Comedy Bang! Bang! intern Gino Lambardo, as they tell the story of how Gino became the out-of-town director of "School Of Rock," dissect the genre of Billy Joel, and answer your burning Twitter questions about Broadway.

Glenn Close in Sunset Boulevard, Maigret with Rowan Atkinson, Sunken Cities  

Glenn Close discusses reprising her role as Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical Sunset Boulevard on stage at the English National Opera in London. Rowan Atkinson is the latest actor to take on the part of Inspector Jules Maigret in ITV's new adaptation of Georges Simenon's novel Maigret Sets a Trap. Crime fiction specialist Jeff Park reviews. As a series of cartoons drawn by the Sex Pistols' Johnny Rotten in the mid-1970s on the wall of a house in London's Denmark St are given listed status, Roger Bowdler, director of listings at Historic England, and Henry Scott-Irvine from the Save Denmark St campaign, assess the importance of the preservation. Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds, the British Museum's first major show on underwater archaeology, will open in May. As the first of more than 200 discoveries found beneath the sea by the French diver and archaeologist Franck Goddio are installed, John Wilson gets an early preview. Goddio and curator Aurélia Masson-Berghoff introduce him to 'Hapi', a 5.4-metre, 6-tonne red granite statue of the god of fertility. Presenter John Wilson Producer Jerome Weatherald.

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391 Xmas: Paul F. Tompkins, Lauren Lapkus, Jon Gabrus, Neil Campbell, Mike Hanford, Will Hines  

2015 Holiday SpectacularHo! Ho! Ho! BLECH! It's the most wonderful TIME of the year, the Holiday episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! is upon us and our most dearest of friends (and a complete stranger) stop by including intern Gino Lambardo, John Lennon of The Beatles, Ho Ho the naughty Elf, The Time Keeper, Baron Andrew Lloyd Webber, and small time business owner David Bunting. Pa drum drum drum drums!

Andrew Graham-Dixon on the Mona Lisa, David Bowie's Lazarus and Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock open in New York  

Andrew Graham-Dixon discusses his TV documentary about the Mona Lisa, in which state-of-the-art technology has been used on the painting and reveals secrets which could significantly alter our view of Leonardo's masterpiece. David Bowie's new stage show Lazarus - an adaptation of the novel The Man Who Fell to Earth - and Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes' School of Rock have just opened in New York. Theatre critic David Cote reviews both productions. Sharon Bolton has set her latest thriller Little Black Lies in the Falkland Islands. She discusses the novel in which friendships are torn apart when one woman's sons are killed while in the care of her best friend, and the Islanders are having to deal with the reality that someone amongst them could be a killer. Julia Eccleshare and Young Adult Fiction writer Sophia McDougall make their recommendations for Children's and Young Adult books for Christmas. Presenter Samira Ahmed Producer Jerome Weatherald.

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The Art of Artists - Russell Davies meets Sir Tim Rice  

Russell Davies interviews A-list legends of music, art, comedy and film. This episode sees Russell meet British lyricist Sir Tim Rice. Tim has had huge success in the musical world, from creating iconic shows with Andrew Lloyd Webber, such as "Jesus Christ Superstar" and "Evita", to winning Oscars and Golden Globes for his songs with The Walt Disney Company. He's previously worked with the likes of Elton John and ABBA and has now returned to the West End with "From Here To Eternity", his first original musical in over ten years.

Das Phantom der Oper hat Premiere - 09.10.2015  

Was braucht man für das erfolgreichste Musical aller Zeiten? Eine Gruselstory um ein Phantom? Echte Hits? Oder einfach nur Andrew Lloyd Webber? Autor: Markus Vanhoefer

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