Rebooted

Hairspray

April 26, 2023 Andak Media Season 2 Episode 12
Hairspray
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Rebooted
Hairspray
Apr 26, 2023 Season 2 Episode 12
Andak Media

🎶 GOOD MORNING BALTIMORE! 🎶 

In this episode, we take a trip back to the swinging 60s with the John Waters classic: Hairspray. 

Originally released in 1988, Hairspray follows the story of Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teen eager to earn a spot in the cast of the Corny Collins Show, a popular after-school TV program. 

Tracy's journey gets her in trouble when she uses her popularity on the show to push for integration on the program—something no one at the studio is ready for. 

The film was adapted for the stage as a Tony Award winning musical that opened in 2002, which was then adapted for the big screen in 2007. In the remake, the story remains largely unchanged, but the musical takes on a much lighter tone than the original film. 


This podcast was produced by Andak Media. Andak is dedicated to helping creatives find community and support for their creative passions. You can find more info about Andak Media at andak.us. If you’ve enjoyed our content, you can offer support on Patreon at patreon.com/andak. We offer perks for all of our patrons, including excuslive podcast  episodes, podcast episode polls, monthly AMAs, and exclusive patron-only merchandise.

Support the Show.

Rebooted is produced by Andak Media, a community of creatives creating community.

Your support helps us offset hosting and caffeine costs, to learn more and see our Patreon exclusive merchandise, visit our Patreon.

You can find us online on our Facebook Group and Twitter (@PodcastRebooted).

Show Notes

🎶 GOOD MORNING BALTIMORE! 🎶 

In this episode, we take a trip back to the swinging 60s with the John Waters classic: Hairspray. 

Originally released in 1988, Hairspray follows the story of Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teen eager to earn a spot in the cast of the Corny Collins Show, a popular after-school TV program. 

Tracy's journey gets her in trouble when she uses her popularity on the show to push for integration on the program—something no one at the studio is ready for. 

The film was adapted for the stage as a Tony Award winning musical that opened in 2002, which was then adapted for the big screen in 2007. In the remake, the story remains largely unchanged, but the musical takes on a much lighter tone than the original film. 


This podcast was produced by Andak Media. Andak is dedicated to helping creatives find community and support for their creative passions. You can find more info about Andak Media at andak.us. If you’ve enjoyed our content, you can offer support on Patreon at patreon.com/andak. We offer perks for all of our patrons, including excuslive podcast  episodes, podcast episode polls, monthly AMAs, and exclusive patron-only merchandise.

Support the Show.

Rebooted is produced by Andak Media, a community of creatives creating community.

Your support helps us offset hosting and caffeine costs, to learn more and see our Patreon exclusive merchandise, visit our Patreon.

You can find us online on our Facebook Group and Twitter (@PodcastRebooted).