Twins Talk Theatre

Twins Cynthia Hennon Marino and Stacy Hennon Stone host a weekly podcast talking to the people behind the curtains. Take a trip back stage to learn what it takes to put on a production: design process, music study and execution, paperwork, meetings, management, unions, and all the excitement backstage that the audience doesn’t get to see. Enjoy the show!

029 - James Kenon Mitchell

March 30th, 2018

Today we interview James Kenon Mitchell, Director and Visiting Assistant Professor, Interim Head of Opera Theatre at West Virginia University. He has worked with Cindy Hennon Marino in the past and we are elated to have him on! We speak about how he transitioned from a rehearsal/collaborative pianist, into directing opera, as well as what guides his directing and connection to all the stories there is to tell with each piece.

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028 - Twins - Theatre Terms and Traditions

March 23rd, 2018

The Twins Talk Theatre! Backstage terms and traditions to be exact. We go over some backstage terms that you may have heard us talk about, and some of the traditions and superstitions of the stage. 

Hosts: Cynthia Hennon Marino and Stacy Hennon Stone
Producer: Willis Kai Stone

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027 - Jennifer Leigh-Sears Scheier

March 16th, 2018

Today we invite Jennifer Leigh-Sears Scheier. We speak about her time working as a Stage Manager (including along side Cindy), and her PhD research into the History of Stage Management. She also has a blog about Stage Management History at stage-directors.com.

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Hosts: Cynthia Hennon Marino and Stacy Hennon Stone
Producer: Willis Kai Stone

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026 - Addie Mollo

March 9th, 2018

Addie Mollo joins us in this interview, talking about life in theatre as a student! We go through her journey at a young age loving dance, the different projects and programs she has been a part of, and how she manages school and the demanding schedule of acting in theatre. Recently, she played Belle in the production of Beauty and the Beast at the Palos Verdes Performing Arts Conservatory, and you may have listened to our episode with her mother Melissa Mollo (Interviewed in episode 005)!

Hosts: Cynthia Hennon Marino and Stacy Hennon Stone
Producer: Willis Kai Stone

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025 - Joel Sluyter

March 2nd, 2018

Joel Sluyter​ joins us this week for a chat about choreography and dance! He is the Conservatory Co-Director at Palos Verdes Performing Arts Conservatory​ where he teaches dance, choreographs for performing groups, and co-produces the Conservatory shows.

Enjoy the show!

Hosts: Cynthia Hennon Marino and Stacy Hennon Stone
Producer: Willis Kai Stone

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