Geffen Playhouse Unscripted

Geffen Playhouse has become a world-renowned hub for theater and culture. Now, through its new podcast, "Geffen Playhouse Unscripted," listeners from around the world will enjoy exclusive, behind-the-scenes audio tours not only of the Geffen's widely-acclaimed productions, but also hear conversations with some of today's most compelling creative voices. Hosted by acclaimed actor, writer, and poet Daniel Beaty and guest hosted by actress and producer Dana Delany, the series will primarily be composed of unscripted interviews that explore the art and craft of live storytelling, the creative process, professional milestones, personal challenges, timely topics, the importance of art in social change, and more. Drawn from the Geffen's deep community of artists, guests will be prominent personalities, including Rainn Wilson, Beth Behrs, Ron Cephas Jones, Tony Goldwyn, Tituss Burgess, and more.

LATEST EPISODE

Judith Light

Actress Judith Light sits down with Daniel to talk about the homework and process of her work, the importance of the arts in culture, going back to the theater after "Who's the Boss?", and being your authentic self.
00:40:58 5/23/2018

Past Episodes

Actress Jenifer Lewis joins Daniel to talk about her career, addressing taboo topics in her new book, and the one woman show art form.
00:40:08 5/16/2018
Director Michael Mayer and producer Tom Hulce and actors Annette Bening and Jon Tenney join Daniel Beaty for a special Q&A following a screening of their new film, "The Seagull" at the WGA theater. Hear why they made the time to make the film and the process of adapting Chekhov.
00:35:28 5/9/2018
Guest host Dana Delany sits down with Josh Radnor about his new show "RISE" on NBC, how teaching is in his blood, performing music with his band, his Jewish upbringing informing him as a story teller, working so that your craft meets your taste, and finding his present-day spirituality.
00:36:46 5/2/2018
Roma Downey joins Daniel to talk about her book, "Box of Butterflies", how the loss of her mother at a young age influenced her, working on "Touched By an Angel", its role on her faith, and remaining faithful in an industry where it seems unpopular.
00:51:54 4/25/2018
Actor John Ross Bowie joins guest host Dana Delany to talk about his performance in "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" running at the Garry Marshall Theater, coming from UCB, his show "Speechless" on ABC opening his eyes to accessibility, writing a Deep Focus on "Heathers", and his theater and acting background.
00:41:45 4/18/2018
Actress Kimberly Hébert Gregory and Daniel discuss her work on "Kevin Probably Saves the World", constantly looking for representation in the arts, toppling the patriarchy, women in Hollywood needing to stand together, the difference between "leaf" and "root" conversations, and how she takes care of herself.
00:48:30 4/11/2018
Gil Cates Jr. fills in for Daniel to talk with actress Melanie Field about her upcoming show at the Geffen, "Significant Other". She also discusses when she decided to pursue acting, her favorite playwrights and dream projects, what LA is like as a theater town, and the upcoming "Heathers" reboot.
00:29:35 4/4/2018
Legendary actor and political activist Tony Goldwyn joins Daniel to talk about the emotional week of finishing Scandal, the evolution of his career amongst movies and television, directing for the show, the importance of being an ally, engaging people with different mindsets into conversation, and trying to live in a polarized society.
00:00:00 3/28/2018
Actress Loretta Devine sits down with Daniel to talk about hobbies to help her stay focused when acting, working with Michael Bennett on Dreamgirls, working on "Chapter and Verse" with Daniel, the impact her mom had on her, and the role artists have to play in our country today.
00:42:30 3/21/2018
Actor Tituss Burgess joins new Unscripted host Daniel Beaty to talk about his love of cooking, the challenge of working with an impatient world, being in couple's therapy with the theater, landing a part on 30 Rock when he was facing eviction, and making a promise with God that later turned into landing "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt."
00:41:35 3/14/2018

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