An AWKWARD moment you want to avoid.

Picture this . . .  It was about 10 years ago now.  I was still a pretty newbie Producer and I found myself at a pretty big meeting with a ton of industry vets.     The meeting hadn’t started yet (which, by the way, is prime networking time – so make a note – …

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Podcast Episode 73 Transcript – Ben Stanton

Ken: Hey, everybody. Ken Davenport here, back with another Producer’s Perspective Podcast. I’m super excited about today’s guest because, well, this guy’s expertise is one of those areas that I really do not know much about. Today’s guest is a two-time Tony-nominated lighting designer, including being nominated this year for my production of Spring Awakening. He’s also a brand new dad! Welcome to the podcast Mr. …

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Podcast Episode 72 Transcript – Phil Birsh

Ken: Hello, everybody. This is Ken Davenport and this is the Producer’s Perspective Podcast. So, a little story – the first Broadway show I ever attended was The Phantom of the Opera in 1989 and after I saw it I went right back home, bought a nice frame from the local Walmart-type store and the first thing I did was frame my Playbill, and for the next five …

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