A Sampling of Interviews and Articles Available Online –

 

 

Most recent --

 

 

 

NEW! ...

Emily Frankel and John Cullum offer lively,

provocative video commentary on YouTube

once a week. Click image above to go.

 

For more information on how this project started,

see the Jan. 10 entry on Emily's blog, EM'S TALKERY

 

 

 

John Cullum Leads A Double Life — Onstage

NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday, March 21, 2009 · John Cullum is probably best known for TV roles on the quirky

'90s dramedy Northern Exposure and on NBC's long-running ER. But for the last 50 years, he's been a working

New York actor, winning two Tony Awards and starring in countless musicals and plays.

And these days, he's really working — performing in two plays a night, six nights a week.  ...

 

 

American Theatre Wing's Working in the Theater video series (taped Feb. 2009)

Stage Veterans who are Working in the Theatre

With more than 200 years of combined theatre experience among them, our guests -

stage veterans Philip Bosco, John Cullum, Marian Seldes and Carole Shelley -
discuss the breaks that got each of their careers started; how they handle the situation on stage

when they or their co-stars forget their lines; how they feel about serving as understudies;

the audition process; their successes and failures; and they share stories of working with such

 other legends as Sir John Gielgud, Joseph Papp, Morris Carnovsky, Lee J. Cobb,

George C. Scott, Geraldine Page, George Cukor, Myron McCormick and Ruth Gordon.


 

 

 

How I Got My Equity Card - Actors Equity website, 2006

JOHN CULLUM: VETERAN STAR OF BROADWAY MUSICALS
AND TV TACKLES A DECIDELY DIFFERENT ROLE
IN SIN (A CARDINAL DEPOSED)
- BroadwayStars.com, 10/26/04

Cullum Comes Home - Tennessee Alumnus Magazine (University of Tennessee), Fall 2004

Twenty Questions- American Theatre, 5/01/02

His Kind of Town: John Cullum Is Right at Home in Urinetown: The Musical - Playbill, 11/21/01

Playbill On Line's Brief Encounter with John Cullum - 9/5/01

A Man on the Go - Newsday, 9/2/01

The Only John in Urinetown - TheaterMania.com,4/30/01

John Cullum Docks on Broadway: 

RETURNS HOME TO STAGE AFTER "NORTHERN EXPOSURE" =

Playbill, 4/16/96

John Cullum biography - Moosechick Notes (NX) Website

John Cullum – Interview with Northern Exposure fan Niki on Cicely Online (NX fansite in Spain), 2001

John Cullum’s Muse of Fire (about directing his wife's play, Emily Frankel's Shattering Panes) -  MovieMaker Magazine, Issue #1; for more on their work together, see Biography page.

TV's a Different Kind of Exposure for John Cullum - Los Angeles Times, 11/29/93

 

Audio Interviews Online –

John Cullum Interview on NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday about URINETOWN, 12/1/01

 

Video Interviews Online –

Working in the Theatre - Stage Veterans - February 2009, American Theatre Wing

Working in the Theatre - Performance - September 2002, American Theatre Wing

Working in the Theatre - Performance - April 1996, American Theatre Wing

 

Special Notice

A home video (DVD) of John’s appearance with Spencer Kayden at SETH’S BROADWAY CHATTERBOX

(during the Broadway run of URINETOWN) is available for purchase through Seth Rudetsky's Chatterbox website.

All profits go directly to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

 

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