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Zach Braff And Marin Mazzie On 'Bullets Over Broadway'

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

We talk with co-stars Zach Braff and Marin Mazzie about the musical Bullets Over Broadway, based on the 1994 Woody Allen film of the same name. The two join us to talk about the early 20th century songs that make up the score -- and we get a few details about Zach Braff's upcoming film "Wish I Was Here." 

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Around Broadway

Woody Allen's Bullets Comes to Broadway

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

The musical adaptation of Woody Allen's 1994 film has garnered half a dozen Tony nominations. New York Times critic Charles Isherwood offers his analysis of its strengths and weaknesses.

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WNYC News

Les Miz, Heathers and Woody Allen on Broadway

Friday, April 04, 2014

Almost 30 years after it opened, "Les Miserables" is back on Broadway, and it comes in the middle of a packed and eclectic musical season. Here are picks from two top critics.

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The Takeaway

Dylan Farrow, Woody Allen and 'Minding Our Business'

Friday, February 07, 2014

As the controversy around Woody Allen and Dylan Farrow continues, it's hard to determine the facts in any particular case of sexual assault. What we know for certain is that many cases of sexual abuse go unreported and un-prosecuted. Sasha Weiss, an editor at NewYorker.com, and Dr. Margaret Moon, Assistant Professor in Pediatrics and Clinical Medical Ethics at Johns Hopkins University discuss what the Farrow-Allen case has to teach us about the boundaries between private life and politics.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Can You Love Woody’s Movies and Hate the Man?

Thursday, February 06, 2014

What do you do when an artist you love is accused of something that makes your stomach churn? 

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Showdown @ High Noon

In a Woody Allen State of Mind

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Woody Allen’s latest film "Blue Jasmine" is getting great reviews and although it doesn't feature any classical music on the soundtrack, there are plenty of well-known uses of classical music in Allen’s films.

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Gabfest Radio

The Best First Line Ever Edition

Friday, August 02, 2013

On this week’s episode of Gabfest Radio from Slate and WNYC, Political Gabfest panelists John Dickerson and Emily Bazelon are joined by special guest Todd Purdum, contributing editor for Vanity Fair and senior writer at Politico. They discuss the Bradley Manning verdict and the latest news about Edward Snowden and the NSA. Then, they discuss how the Justice Department plans to regain its oversight of Texas election law after the Supreme Court’s June ruling on the Voting Rights Act.

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Operavore

The Top 10 Operas Set in Rome

Sunday, June 17, 2012

With Woody Allen taking us to the Eternal City in To Rome, With Love, blogger Olivia Giovetti looks at the top 10 operas set in Rome.

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The Takeaway

Movie Date: The Two Woody Allens

Friday, May 20, 2011

Kristen and Rafer share their opinions on the new Woody Allen film, "Midnight in Paris." It's the latest in Allen's slew of "new Woody" movies. But is the "old Woody" better? And where does the old become the new? 

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Studio 360

Woody, Absurdistan, Germano

Friday, July 28, 2006

Kurt Andersen talks with Woody Allen about Scoop, which reunites the New York filmmaker with Scarlett Johansson and the city of London. Singer and pianist Lisa Germano performs in the studio. And Jack Handey, the creator of Saturday Night Live’s “Deep Thoughts,” offers our listeners some sure-fire ideas for paintings.

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Studio 360

Woody Allen

Friday, July 28, 2006

For decades Woody Allen made movies set in New York City about New Yorkers. But last year he surprised us all with Match Point - a sexy thriller shot and set in London. This summer Woody is back with the screwball caper, Scoop. Scoop is also set ...

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Studio 360

Woody Allen on the Forties

Saturday, August 11, 2001

Kurt Andersen and filmmaker Woody Allen talk about Allen's new movie The Curse of the Jade Scorpion, set in the 1940s, and our modern-day attraction to the decade's unforgettable music, movies, and history. Allen has averaged a film a year for the last 25 years, winning Oscars for his writing and directing ...

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Studio 360

Woody Allen, Zoot Suit Riots, Fast-Talking Dames

Saturday, August 11, 2001

Kurt Andersen and filmmaker Woody Allen talk about the indelible impact of the 1940s on American art and culture. Our cover story takes us back to the era of fast-talking dames, the Zoot Suit riots, and the artistic life in Japanese internment camps. We also visit Jacob Lawrence's powerful paintings ...