Performing Arts Episodes

October 13, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Joshua Azali!

I think we can also call this episode, "When Bad Internet Happens To Good People". In my conversation with PT- therapist-turned-model-turned- actor Joshua Azali, my connection woes didn't fare too well at times Some of the wi...

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October 06, 2021

Attention, Rebels! Here's the "Sound" of Kennedy Phillips!

I wonder if the guests of my show know how obsessed I am with voices. Once I know they do them, I have to ask them. Maybe because ine are so awful, and I'm compensating? But Kennedy is so talented and so much fun. He provided...

Performing Arts

September 29, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room- Meet Einar Haraldsson!

Okay, so how many grandfathers do you know that can tell their kids, " I was Sandra Bullock's bodyguard"? Know any that are featured in an upcoming horror movie? How about if they went from Iceland to work with the LAPD? I ca...

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September 22, 2021

Everything's Coming Up Rosie (O'Donnell?) for "The Richard Wilmore Show"!

So, who would suspect that a 90's talk show host would have a huge impact on a guy with his own streaming talk-variety show? As I mentioned, there's more to Richard than just a (not dangerous at all) fan obsession with Rosie...

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August 04, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room-Meet Shanna Toft!

Since this is an audio podcast, I must tell you Rebels that Shanna can easily pass fo someone in their teens or early 20's. I didn't know that the fountain of youth was in Texas! I've been told that I look the same as I did i...

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July 14, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room- Meet Frank Ferrante! (Season 6 Finale)

What a perfectly timed interview to wind up as my Season 6 finale, Rebels. And what a great guest Frank is,too. He really appreciated coming on this podcast to promote his show, "An Evening with Groucho". If you're not near a...

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May 12, 2021

A Lesson In Resilience: Meet Former Playboy Playmate, Deborah Driggs!

In a lot of my episodes up to this point, I've spoken to people who've had their time in the spotlight. ( Not me, Rebels, I sunburn too easily).They've all gone down separate roads since that time. Today, you'll get to hear D...

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April 07, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Jill Whelan!

What a pleasure this interview was, Rebels! I've been fortunate to interview a few former child stars, but Jill really made it her mission to be involved with entertainment, one way or the other. And as you'll hear in the int...

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March 24, 2021

The Magic is Back! It's Jake Strong of "3 Questions with Jake Strong"!

I'm not sure who's having more fun on the magician episodes; the magician or me? Once again, I was amazed by a great card trick, that you can witness on my social media pages @sherpalution. Jake is a talented young performer ...

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February 24, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Timothy McLaughlin!

After our interview, Tim was telling me how he met Tom Hanks,when he was on "From The Earth To The Moon." He said talking to Tom Hanks is like talking with your neighbor. He said he really appreciated how Tom treats people so...

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February 10, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Wil Wilson!

So far this season, I've spoken to 2 guys with beards that could house the Sherpa-Lu Studio players! (Hmmm....that gives me an idea. ) Unfortunately, I didn't get to speak with Wil for very long, because he had other intervie...

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January 22, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Billy Van Zandt! (Season 5 Finale)

It's so cool when I get to interview such creative and multi-talented people for my season finales, don't you think? Billy Van Zandt certainly fits the bill. His publicist Jian, who was also a HUGE help in setting up the inte...

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January 20, 2021

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Shannan Wilson! (featuring a bonus music track)

It was a real treat meeting Shannan. As I noted in the episode, I was sort of expecting someone who can play dramatic, intense roles to be super- serious. Wrong!! She was the type of fun guest I love interviewing in The Scree...

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January 01, 2021

Magician Anthony Presciutti Makes the Sherpa Disappear! (Wait, you were WISHING for That??!)

I grew up being really into magic for some time. I love close-up and a good card trick. There used to be "Magic" magazine, where you'd actually get blueprints to build stage illusions Unfortunately, my parents' homeowners' in...

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December 30, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Liz Priestley!

True story: Within 5 minutes of meeting on Zoom, Liz and I were already giggly. She liked my Paul McCartney impression, too. Or, maybe someone spiked my yak milk, I'm not sure. Liz is the type of person that you can't help b...

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