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Behind the Table

Behind the Table

By RYCO Theatricals
Produced by RYCO Theatricals, our show BEHIND THE TABLE takes an in-depth look at the creative process and the creators behind it. We are taking the audition table and flipping it to be more inclusive to BIPOC and other stories that deserve to take their rightful place behind the table. Our host, Cherri Nelle Thompson interviews a different creative live every week and those conversations are uploaded here for you!
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Behind the Table with Jasmine Elder
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Designer Jasmine Elder, owner of Jibri clothing line, about the creative process, Making clothes without a huge startup fund, and making art in memoriam.
43:22
June 29, 2021
Behind the Table with Marsha Antoinette Rodriguez
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Choreographer, and Instructor, Marsha Antoinette Rodriguez about being an International Ballet Dancer, Choreographing from the living room, and the Art of Motherhood.
01:06:44
June 22, 2021
Behind the Table with Mindy Jackson
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Choreographer, and Educator, Mindy Jackson about Maintaining a standard of dance over zoom, mental support, and rolling with the punches during a pandemic!
01:02:12
June 15, 2021
Behind the Table with Jonmichael Butler
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Production Guru, Jonmichael Butler, about Podcasting, Blogging, and being The Multifarious Man.
01:14:12
June 08, 2021
Behind the Table with Krisha Marcano
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Actor, Singer and Educator, Krisha Marcano about Leadership, Mastery of Money, and Creating a path for Artists.
56:53
June 01, 2021
Behind the Table with Krystal Farris
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Actor Krystal Farris about Cinema, Superheroes, and Staying in Shape.
53:04
May 25, 2021
Behind the Table with Jen Olivares & James Roberts IV
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Actors James Roberts IV and Jen Olivares about Artistry, Podcasting, and life in social media quotes.
57:48
May 18, 2021
Behind the Table with Quincella Swyningan
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Actress and Dancer, Quincella Swyningan about the Life of an Artist abroad and in the United States.
46:56
May 04, 2021
Behind the Table with Michael Bishop
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Model, Dancer, and Choreographer, Michael Bishop, about Protecting Artists, Dance on Film, and the intersection of Artists, Race, and Gender.
58:59
April 27, 2021
Behind the Table with Samantha Cyprian
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Educator, and Founder of Soulmovement LLC about mentoring black dancers, minding your business, and demanding authenticity.
46:24
April 20, 2021
Behind the Table with DeAngelo Blanchard
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Artist, and Educator, DeAngelo Blanchard, about Life's journey through the eyes of an artist.
01:09:44
April 13, 2021
Behind the Table with Francisca Arbelaez
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Journalist, Author and Public Speaker ,Francisca Arbelaez, about Finding the career that fulfills your purpose, building your brand, and talking to large crowds about her best selling book, Limpiar, Cerrar, y Desechar (Clean, Close, and Discard).
42:11
April 06, 2021
Behind the Table with Avital Asuleen
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Choreographer, Dancer, and Musical Theatre Performer, Avital Asuleen about The balancing act. We'll talk about how to manage being a creator, collaborator, and performer in the Musical Theatre world.
57:13
March 30, 2021
Behind the Table with Dr. Gabrielle Francis
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to The Herban Alchemist, and Author of The Rockstar Remedy, about taking care of your physical and mental health as an artist in isolation and while on tour, and how to support artists in your immediate environment.
40:45
March 23, 2021
Behind the Table with Stefanie Batten Bland
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Epic Dance Maker, Stefanie Batten Bland about casting inclusively, being an artist abroad, and how to say no to projects that are not for you. #behindthetable
59:14
March 16, 2021
Behind the Table with Tiffany Rea-Fisher
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Tiffany Rea-Fisher, Artistic Director of Elisa Monte Dance, about finding your voice and learning how to use it, finding your place as a dancer/artist, and how to support black artists.
01:03:49
March 09, 2021
Behind the Table with Diane Hutchinson
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to the Dancer and Manager of Dalia Carella Dance Collective about the fight for resources in the arts and how to change society to value Arts and Artists.
52:15
March 02, 2021
Behind the Table with Sidra Bell
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Award-winning Artistic Director, and Dance Maker, Sidra Bell, about being the first, and Dance in a thousand words.
56:12
February 23, 2021
Behind the Table with Aubrey Lynch
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight, Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Former Dancer at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, and Original Cast member of the Tony award winning Disney's The Lion King, Aubrey Lynch, about creating support for Black and Brown artists, covid-19, and the color of change.
58:39
February 16, 2021
Behind the Table with Katherine Crockett
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Actor, Producer, Katherine Crockett about creating economic space for Arts, being Queen, and dancing in Feature Films.
56:58
February 09, 2021
Behind the Table with Khemali Murray
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Actor, producer, Comedienne, Khemali Murray about how she juggles producing and promoting herself while writing all the roles that she plays.
41:35
February 02, 2021
Behind the Table with Danny Marin
On tonight’s show Cherri Nelle Thompson will be interviewing Actor, Producer, and NYC Latine Storyteller, Danny Marin.  We're going to talk straight, about how a member of the LGBTQ community is making space for the truth.
49:16
January 26, 2021
Behind the Table with Germaul Barnes
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, Choreographer, Germaul Barnes, about the Duality of black and brown dancers straddling two worlds at all times and also living in the states of in-between.
54:31
January 12, 2021
Behind the Table with Aramide Tinubu
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Freelance film critic and blogger, Aramide Tinubu about writing her own story and retelling stories of black filmmaking as a retrofit for the new generation.
49:06
January 05, 2021
Behind the Table with Antino Crowley
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will talk to Actor, and A Sick Society Clothing Designer Antino Kamenwati-Crowley about type-casting, judging a book by it's cover, and building your own brand based on what you believe.
41:60
December 29, 2020
Behind the Table with Dario J. Moore
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dance Maker, Dancer, and Instructor Dario J. Moore about the Transformation of Artists over time, and how building up students actually impacts the Arts Community and the future.
41:04
December 22, 2020
Behind the Table with Jenowade Lewis
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Painter, Jewelry Designer, and Content Creator, Jenowade Lewis, about High Profile Clients, Creating online Content, and The Inspiration behind his paintings.
33:43
December 15, 2020
Behind the Table with Alison Cook Beatty
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Dancer, and Choreographer, Alison Cook Beatty, about Non Profits, Diversity in Dance, and the Virtual Continuum during a Pandemic.
56:11
December 08, 2020
Behind the Table with J. Nycole Ralph
Behind the Table looks at the creative process and the creators behind it. Tonight Cherri Nelle Thompson will speak to Actor, Dancer, and Producer, J Nycole Ralph,  about her journey to Broadway, creating her Web series, Working out the Kinks, and her coaching program, CREATE.
30:41
December 01, 2020