Personally Speaking with Msgr. Jim Lisante

Personally Speaking ep. 86 (Danny Burstein)

January 06, 2022 Enlighten Productions, LLC Episode 86
Personally Speaking with Msgr. Jim Lisante
Personally Speaking ep. 86 (Danny Burstein)
Show Notes

In this episode of Personally Speaking, Msgr. Jim Lisante is joined by one of Broadway’s most beloved performers, Danny Burstein. Danny currently stars in “Moulin Rouge: The Musical” which earned him a Tony Award for ‘Best Featured Actor in a Musical’ last year. He also earned previous Tony nominations for his work in “The Drowsy Chaperone”, “South Pacific”, “Cabaret”, “Follies”, “Fiddler on the Roof”, and “Golden Boy”. Danny currently stars as Ebeneezer Scrooge in the new musical available to stream, called “Estella Scrooge”, a modern retelling of Charles Dickens classic “A Christmas Carol”. He was married for twenty years to the luminous Broadway leading lady Rebecca Luker who lost her battle with ALS last December. Danny talks about his life, his career, his near fatal experience with Covid, losing his wife Rebecca, and what he realizes matters most in life.

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