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Podcast Series: Actor to Dean- It’s Possible

In this episode, Steven Breese, Dean of the College of Arts, Communication & Design discusses his journey from actor to Dean and how performing arts plays an important role regardless of the career. Special guest, Jan Youtie from Georgia Tech, joins as well. Listen Now on iTunes Listen Now on Google Play Backstage at Tilles ... More

Podcast Series: From National Performers to Local Talent with Dan Edwards

In this episode, Dan Edwards, Programming Manager at Tilles Center, discusses the intricacies of programming national talent on a large stage, as well as finding local talent to perform pre-show. Listen Now on iTunes Listen Now on Google Play Backstage at Tilles Center provides listeners with an exclusive behind the scenes peak ... More

Podcast Series: The Tale of a Talent Agent with Ken DiCamillo

In this episode, Ken DiCamillo, agent for William Morris Endeavor, speaks candidly about the world of the talent agent and how they choose the right venue for each artist. Listen Now on iTunes Listen Now on Google Play Backstage at Tilles Center provides listeners with an exclusive behind the scenes peak at the Tilles Center for ... More

Podcast Series: Paving the Way for the Next Generation

In this episode, we are joined by Jessica Simeone, Social Media Coordinator at Tilles Center, and Michaella Bowne, upcoming MBA Graduate/contracts assistant at Tilles Center. They share their experiences in working in a performing arts center, and discuss how to take advantage of the entrepreneurial environment. Listen Now on iTunes L... More

Podcast Series: In the Wings & the Rafters with Tom Pascarella

Tom Pascarella, Production Manager, tells backstage stories and what goes into a typical performance day from a backstage perspective Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post in Brookville, is Long Island’s premier concert hall.   Listen Now on iTunes Listen Now on Google Play Backstage at Tilles Center ... More

Podcast Series: Backstage with Alan Menken

We are back with a very special episode of Backstage @ Tilles where we leave the studio and head backstage to meet with legendary composer, Alan Menken, to hear the behind the scenes scoop about Master Classes, his career, backstage experiences, and more! Listen Now on iTunes Listen Now on Google Play Backstage at Tilles Center ... More

Podcast Series: 40 Years Backstage with Bob Goida

We are back with the 3rd episode of our podcast! In this episode, we are joined by Bob Goida, Director of Facility Operations at Tilles Center. Bob stops by to share inside stories from backstage! Listen Now on iTunes Listen Now on Google Play RSS Feed Backstage at Tilles Center provides listeners with an exclusive behind the ... More

Podcast Series: How to Program at a Performing Arts Center & A Look Into Sensory Friendly Programming!

Check out our first podcast ever! In episode 1, we talk to Executive Director, Bill Biddle, as he discusses what goes into programming for a performing arts center! Episode 2 is also available where we talk to Stephanie Turner, Director of Arts Education & Outreach at Tilles Center, about programming to children and adults on the ... More

Blog Post: Give the Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift with Tilles Center!

Valentine’s Day is just a day away and you may be feeling the pressure. You want to get that special someone in your life the perfect gift, but you don’t know where to start. You may feel like your loved one already “has it all” or there just isn’t anything out there that you think would be good enough. But maybe the perfect ... More

Blog Post: Why “Go Dog. Go!” is a Must-See Family Performance

Go Dog. Go! is coming to Tilles Center on February 9 and you’re not going to want to miss out! Based on the popular book by P. D. Eastman, this musical romp is full of surprises, color, clowning, vaudeville, singing, and SIX lovable dogs! And there are so many more reasons you and your family will fall in love with this colorful and ... More