Theatre Corner


Phillip Andre Botello & Margo Hall

We sit down with Juilliard graduate Philip Andre Botello and Award-Winning Actor, Director & Playwright Margo Hall. Botello speaks on his talents as an actor, as well as the challenges he faced as a mixed race performer and the difficulties it produced in finding his place. Hall joins us in discussing authenticity onscreen and committing to a character.

AIRED: January 13, 2022 | 0:00:30

- [Narrator] This week on "Theatre Corner."

- That is not your room. That is my guest room B.

- [Narrator] How Margo Hall finds authenticity

in her acting.

- I think I know how important it is

to tell somebody's story, and you can't play with that.

- [Narrator] Plus

(fighters grunting)

theater training got Phillip Andre Botello ready

for his busy film career.

- The mechanics to both are the same,

because at the end of the day, you're trying to be truthful.

- [Narrator] "Theatre Corner."