In addition, Filichia has two weekly columns at Masterworks Broadway and Kritzerland, and also writes regular entries for the Music Theatre International Marquee blog. He wrote a regular column, "Peter Filichia"s Diary," for the website TheaterMania.com from November 2001 until October 2011, and previously for the website BroadwayOnLine. Filichia was born in June 1946.
He served four terms as president and chairman of the nominating committee of the Drama Desk.
In 2015, Saint Martin"s Press will publish The Great Parade. He has also written the liner notes for many Broadway cast albums, including Jesus Christ Superstar and Fade Out - Fade In, and is the critic-in-residence for the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.
He has served on an assessment panel for the National Education Association and is the musical theater judge for the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Awards program He has appeared on television with Sally Jessy Raphaël, Philosophy Donahue, and on Saturday Night Live.
In 2004 and 2005, he hosted with Matthew Murray the live theatre discussion show Bitch or Brag About Broadway at New York"s 45th Street Theatre.