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The Original Cast

Patrick Flynn
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A podcast about original cast albums and the people who love them hosted by playwright Patrick Flynn.


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4.6 out of 5 stars from 162 ratings
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    I usually get very excited about this show. Not today. If the host does not like the broadway show i think he should at least do a bit research before talking about it. It was obvious he did not do research or know the show but he certainly had his biases. The guest also didn’t seem to know the show thoroughly but had memories . I gotta say I usually enjoy the show, especially when the conversations deal with the actual show and not the many tangents.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • Feels like Film Crush for musicals! I found this because Elliot Kalan was a guest, and then I picked 30 more episodes over the past 5 years. Great audio drops! Pleasant and enjoyable.

    Podcast Addict
    7 months ago
  • Download the album, download the episode

    A Patreon worth supporting, a real resource.

    Apple Podcasts
    Improbable Schnabel
    United States9 months ago
  • My favorite podcast for a long time...but...

    ...I'm not really sure what's happening. More and more It seems like discussion of the cast recording is less and less the point and the focus is on what the guest is up to. Or, as in the case of the most recent episode, it was a discussion of the film soundtrack instead of the cast recording. Which...okay, but there's literally a secondary podcast you host for that? Maybe I'm the only one this bothers. Oh well.

    Apple Podcasts
    The Mad Bluebird
    United States9 months ago
  • Fills a good niche and covers wide ground, but episodes have been trending off topic for a while

    Averaging out my review from between a 4 from past me (for concept and depth of back catalogue) and a 2 from present me (for the balance of content moving more towards the guests/their projects than the actual cast albums at hand). Love a tangent or plug, but now more than half of each episode feels tangential to why I tune in.

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa year ago

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