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Why I‘ll Never Make It
Why I‘ll Never Make It
Patrick Oliver Jones

Actors and creatives share insightful stories of the challenges and struggles they have faced in the performing arts. We discuss their personal... more

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Maestra and Their Efforts to AMPLIFY Women & Non-binary People in the Musical Theater

Women’s History Month - Conversation with two Maestras and their journey in the arts and beyond.

20 Mar 2023 · 51 minutes
Lisa Howard on Originating Roles on Broadway and the Unjust Stigma Associated with Plus-Sized Actors

Conversation with actress and singer Lisa Howard about her career in original shows on Broadway and finding acceptance for who... more

13 Mar 2023 · 49 minutes
Sharon Catherine Brown (Part 2) - Performing in Milestone TV Shows & Knowing Our Worth as Actors

Conversation with Broadway actress and singer Sharon Catherine Brown as she talks about the anxiety of being a last minute... more

27 Feb 2023 · 52 minutes
Sharon Catherine Brown (Part 1) - Born to Be a Drama Queen in Her Broadway Family

Part One of a conversation with Broadway’s Sharon Catherine Brown about her family of Broadway performers,when she knew that performing... more

13 Feb 2023 · 55 minutes
Blake Stadnik from ”This Is Us” Doesn’t Let His Disability Stop Him Onstage or in Life

Season 7 premiere with Blake Stadnik from NBC’s This Is Us. He opens up about being a visually-impaired performer as... more

30 Jan 2023 · 57 minutes
Welcome to Season Seven!

Join me for another season here on Why I’ll Never Make It with great guests from theater, television, film, and... more

23 Jan 2023 · 2 minutes
Bettering Our Mindset with ”Dr. Drama” Alisa Hurwtiz, PsyD (REWIND)

An encore presentation of my conversation with Alisa Hurwitz, also known as Dr. Drama for her blending of psychology and... more

16 Jan 2023 · 42 minutes
Bettering our Acting Training and Practice with Brooke Macnamara (REWIND)

An encore presentation of a conversation with psychologist Brooke Macnamara, focusing on the 10,000 Hours Rule and its implications for... more

10 Jan 2023 · 55 minutes
A Look Back at 2022

A look back at the ups and downs of the past season as Why I’ll Never Make It turns 5... more

28 Dec 2022 · 31 minutes
Angela Lansbury and Her Bumpy Road to MAME on Broadway

Special Episode - The unlikely audition story of how Angela Lansbury was cast in MAME, the show that would give... more

21 Dec 2022 · 17 minutes
Why I‘ll Never Make It
Maestra and Their Efforts to AMPLIFY Women & Non-binary People in the Musical Theater
Why I‘ll Never Make It