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Are you blind when you're born? Can you see in the dark? Join us every week for an in-depth exploration of the ineffable, effable, effanineffable history of the movie and musical behemoth Cats. PodCats was recently featured on This American Life episode 695, "Everyone's a Critic."
 
Off Stage and On The Air focuses on Theatre around the country. We are a lively and funny bunch who love theatre and love to talk about it. We also feature guest from and around the Austin, TX theatre scene (yes, there is LOTS of theatre in Austin). Off Stage and On The Air can be heard on Wednesdays from 2:00 to 3:00 on KOOP radio in Austin 91.7 or streaming live at www.koop.org
 
Join us as we dive into the world of sports and entertainment to give our both biased and informed opinions on the age old question, who/what is the greatest of all time?! Basketball, Movies, Television, Comics, Manga, even Literary Fiction, we won't stop until we've explored greatness in as many ways as possible. We hope you won't stop listening. contact us at facebook.com/mtgoatmore and andremtgoatmore@gmail.com
 
Broadway’s Podcast, “The Fabulous Invalid”, presents essential conversations with a curated roster of the best, most important, and innovative theatre-makers working today. Put on your headphones and join theatre savant Jamie DuMont, writer and critic Rob Russo, and Tony Award nominee Jennifer Simard as they get up-close with the most prominent people in the theatre, from actors, to writers, directors, designers and everyone in between.The podcast takes its name from the title of a 1938 back ...
 
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By design, musical showtunes are storytelling devices and so when discussing and celebrating Greatness in music storytelling we would be remiss not to include them. We are all lovers of musicals and had a great (and difficult) time picking which we thought were the greatest amidst the rich and vast number of them throughout history. You can find us…
 
Spoiler Alert! Spoiler Alert! Spoiler Alert! You have been warned. This episode will explore the greatest movie plot twists of all time. If possible, watch every movie released before 2020 and then listen to the episode. If you can't, don't be afraid, it'll still be a great listen! You can find us at https://mtgoatmore.buzzsprout.com/ or by searchi…
 
We can't get enough of the MCU here at Mt. GOATmore, but we have our requests. There are so many great character's in Marvel's stories comic book history and we'd love to see a lot more of them in the film series. Listen along as we try our hardest to make a case for the greatest of these characters! You can find us at https://mtgoatmore.buzzsprout…
 
Get ready for some sycophantic Jim and Tomic as we buckle up and ‘Ride the Cyclone.’ The cast recording for this incredible show by Jacob Richmond and Brooke Maxwell has just dropped and we couldn’t wait to talk about it. We talk through the fascinatingly diverse characters, the meaning of life and what this show means for the future of musical the…
 
We love anime and we love great villains! One of our first episodes was on the Greatest Female Anime Villains and we're finally giving the guys a fair shake at having their faces carved into Mt. GOATmore. There were so many great villains to choose from and perhaps no storytelling medium does a better job of producing varied and diverse types of ch…
 
On this week’s episode, Jamie and Rob chat with 12-time Tony Award-winning producer and theatre owner Daryl Roth, who holds the singular distinction of producing 7 Pulitzer Prize winning plays. Together, they discuss Daryl’s latest project, the socially distanced light and sound experience “Blindness”—which is currently running at her theatre on Un…
 
Our Storytelling Song Series chugs along on the old country road! Country music has a rich history of telling stories through music and a little southern twang. Country music hits the soul in a way that other genres just can't and we hope this episode awakens that itch for you to listen to its most masterfully written songs like it did in us! You c…
 
It’s time to ride on those wild geese as we fly into Austria to talk all about potentially the world’s most famous musical, ‘The Sound of Music.’ We try and pull apart why it’s so popular while discussing the real Von Trapp family, the tonal differences between the film and stage show , why Maria is a lesbian icon and discover the best musical thea…
 
We might be in the Golden Age of Open World Video Games, or we might be well beyond it, either way, we're going to pick some GOATs. This week we dive into open world gaming and lay out our criteria for the greatest from the decades-old style of gaming. Look forward to discussion of old games, new ones, and everything in between in this episode!! Yo…
 
We love our books! This week we have Matthew GOATmore back with us to discuss the greatest fantasy book series of all time. No limits, no age groups, just purely the greatest fantasy we can find and talk about. There's so much great diversity in the Fantasy genre that we all picked different GOAT series. Tune in to find out which ones. You can find…
 
Welcome to the Storytelling Songs Series! Our focus for this series is celebrating those artists capable of telling compelling stories with music and we've attempted to frame the series historically, from a U.S. perspective. In this first episode we're exploring the storytelling tradition in American Folk music, which we found to be a treasure-trov…
 
This week we continue our celebration of sports around the world by celebrating the Greatest Sports Celebrations! No matter what sport it is, there's someone who celebrated in a novel way at some point and became legend. These celebrations can be disrespectful, premature, or just downright stupid, but they're always worth talking about. Join us in …
 
On this week’s episode, Jamie and Rob chat with Broadway actor and activist Raymond J. Lee. Together, they discuss Ray’s career, his deep love for Disney, the challenges of being a parent during a pandemic, and the importance of representation on stage. From “Mamma Mia!” to “Aladdin”, “Groundhog Day”, “Soft Power”, and Britney Spears ... Ray’s got …
 
Our own fears are at the heart of all the greatest monsters. Throughout the years, many authors have been able to channel the collective conscious and create monsters that resonate with the world. Join us today as we discuss the greatest of these monsters and see how many of your favorites made our lists. You can find us at https://mtgoatmore.buzzs…
 
This is it! The final episode of our Pokemon series is here and it's epic! In the far corners of the Pokemon world one can find Legendary and mythical species of great powers and ability that truly bring the world and its lore to life. Some of the best and most thoughtfully designed pokemon are Legendary and Mythical and all of the principals of ou…
 
Dear Faithful Listeners, this is going to be a good podcast, and here’s why: we’re having an open and honest discussion about the smash hit contemporary musical, ‘Dear Evan Hansen.’ This show has been extremely divisive among its audiences and we try to pick apart why that is in this week’s episode. We talk about some of the changes we would make t…
 
For this episode, we traveled to Japan (literally) to research the beings known as Yokai for you, our dear listeners. While there were some strange occurrences here and there, we mostly felt a sense of awe at the friendly people and amazing Yokai. Among them, of course, we've highlighted the Greatest Yokai and we hope you can use this episode if yo…
 
This week, Jamie and Rob continue exploring the mission of the podcast by speaking with sound designer Jessica Paz. Together, they discuss this newest, most mysterious, and oft-overlooked and under-appreciated field of stagecraft, diving into the challenges and secrets of Jessica’s Tony Award-winning work on “Hadestown”. What do Scuba diving, racco…
 
The 2010s may have been the greatest decade ever for Drama TV! This week we're picking amongst those giants to find the greatest of them all, from the popular trend-setting watercooler shows to the more obscure 1-season affairs. Travel back to the last decade with us to relive this drama! You can find us at https://mtgoatmore.buzzsprout.com/ or by …
 
This is the episode of the Pokemon series with the most vitriol and quite possibly the one we enjoyed recording the most. Every pokemon is someone's favorite, but we hate plenty of them just the same. When you listen to our episode on the Worst of All Time Pokemon we truly hope you aren't offended, but we won't bet on it! You can find us at https:/…
 
This week we're discussing the Greatest Comic Book Antiheroes of all time. So many of the most popular and important characters in comic book history have been antiheroes. Whether DC or Marvel, Image or Valiant, authors love creating memorable heroes who do things their own way and we love to talk about them. Listen to hear about our choices for th…
 
This week, Jamie and Rob round out the mission of the podcast by speaking with Broadway musician, music director, music supervisor, conductor, composer, and orchestrator Charlie Rosen. Together, they chat about Charlie’s life and career in the music world, from his Broadway debut at age 18 to his Tony Award-nominated orchestrations for “Moulin Roug…
 
All aboard Hades express (no not the train, the boat this time!) as we join Dionysus and Xanthias on their descent into the underworld in search of the saviour of art in Stephen Sondheim’s ‘The Frogs'. It’s been a while since Jimi and Tommy butted heads but it is alive and well in this episode! Euripedes v. Aeschylus; Shaw v Shakespeare; and now Ji…
 
The vast majority of video games these days feature some type of weapon, but only a small minority of those weapons reach iconic status. With this week's episode we're discussing the Greatest Video Game Weapons of all time, a hallowed class of items used to unleash pain on ne'er-do-well NPCs and ornery 12-year olds. Join us in this celebration and …
 
We're going completely subjective this week as we continue on with the Pokemon Series! This week we're tackling the Greatest Pokemon Designs of all time. All three of us made our picks with completely different perspectives and we picked completely different Pokemon. This is a testament to the hundreds of brilliant designs in Pokemon and with so ma…
 
Episode 50! What a ride it's been and what a ride it'll continue to be. Thank you to everyone who has given us a chance since we started back in July 2020. As for today's episode, we're tackling Sci Fi Movies set in space. Whether containing aliens, robots, or just humanity traveling the universe, so many of the best movies ever are set far, far, a…
 
On this week’s episode, Jamie and Rob continue their season-long theme of their “favorite things” by paying tribute to the singular life and work of Broadway dancer, actor, choreographer, director, and Fosse muse Ann Reinking, who passed away in December 2020. In addition to sharing their own reflections on Ann’s remarkable career, Jamie and Rob ar…
 
Join us once again as we travel to the past to discuss the Greatest Classic TV Show Theme Songs! And no, we aren't talking about the early 2000s and 90s, we're going all the way back from TV's earliest eras till the late 70s. This episode will be a blast to the past for some and an introduction to new binge-worthy shows for others! You can find us …
 
Welcome back to the World of Pokémon today where we're talking about the part of the Pokémon series that most people are completely divorced from, Competitive Battling. We'll be arguing over the greatest competitive Pokémon of all time while also educating our listeners about the ins and outs of the game and what makes it different to just playing …
 
There is a terrifying craze creeping up on your children, no - it’s not pool, it’s ‘Reefer Madness!’ Whether you’re a fan of the green stuff or not, this musical is an incredible send-up of B-Movies and American politics and has some stonking star turns in its movie adaptation. We talk all about Kristen Bell’s dancing chops, whether this show shoul…
 
Welcome back! We're traveling around the world this time to find the Greatest Sports Personalities of all time. We'll be talking about athletes from a large variety of sports and reaching back decades to make our choices. You can find us at https://mtgoatmore.buzzsprout.com/ or by searching Mt. GOATmore on your favorite podcast host. Contact us at …
 
We've talked about plenty of video games on this podcast, but we're going traditional with this episode! Join us as we discuss the Greatest Board Games of all time along with this episodes guest (and certified Board Game expert) Emily GOATmore! Look forward to hearing about new games, classic games, and even some ancient ones as we leave no stone u…
 
On this week’s show, Jamie and Rob decide to examine their shared love for Broadway posters by taking a closer look at the world of Broadway marketing. First up, they chat with Drew Hodges, founder of SpotCo (a marquee Broadway marketing, advertising, and branding firm) about his iconic ad campaigns for shows like “Rent” and “Chicago”. Then, they c…
 
Welcome to week 2 of the Pokémon series! We're talking about the Greatest Pokémon Evolutions this episode, one of the features that really made the series stand out back in the late 90s and continue to succeed today. Join us to learn about the concepts and lore behind the evolutions we think are the best of the best. You can find us at https://mtgo…
 
How DID they build Titanic? Maury Yeston and Peter Stone’s 1998 Tony Award winning musical showcases a deeply emotional story with a sensational score. In this episode we discuss why the Titanic tragedy is SUCH a sensation, how they pull off sailing and sinking a ship in various productions of the musical and work out which monumental historic even…
 
This weak we use our voices to elevate some of film's greatest vocal performances. That's right, Episode 44 is on the Greatest Vocal Performances in Movies and we had a great time discussing what made a given vocal performance worth elevating to our respective pantheons. You can find us at https://mtgoatmore.buzzsprout.com/ or by searching Mt. GOAT…
 
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