Performing Arts Episodes

People from all forms of media are here, talking about their craft. Lots of "Sherpa Screening Room" episodes here...

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...

Performing Arts

December 02, 2020

Michael Spedden of "Fowl Players Radio" : from Hair-band god to Operatic Viking getting a structured settlement! (Well, kind of...)

Seriously, could I keep mispronouncing Mike's name? ( The last name, not the first!) Mike is one of those people that you talk to for a short time, but you feel like you've known him a long time. He's much more than your aver...

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November 20, 2020

Yo, DJ, play that Podcast! Darran Bruce of "The DJ Sessions" is in the Mix!

Darran Bruce strikes me as a guy who likes to be ahead of the curve. As opposed to me. who tends to trip on it, and get tangled up in it. What he says about playing copyrighted material is very important to podcasters,because...

Performing Arts Music YouTuber

November 13, 2020

(Friday the 13th at) The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet C.J. Graham! (Friday the 13th Part 6: Jason Lives)

All the time that I was interviewing C.J. Graham, I wondered to myself "What does it take to get into the right mindset to play a homicidal maniac?" Then, I realized, well, I used to work for one, so why not draw on that? But...

Performing Arts

October 21, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room; Meet Bruce Villanch! ("What Are You, A Comedian?"Week, Day 3 of 3/Season 4 Finale)

What an honor and a treat to spend some time with Bruce Villanch! Bruce had so many great stories to share about his career. The guy has worked with a "Who's Who" of Hollywood, in one way or another, and a story to go with i...

Performing Arts

October 20, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Howie Fox! ("What Are You, A Comedian?" Week, Day 2 of 3)

A special thanks to Howie Fox, for a fun interview! You can really hear the appreciation he has for classic comedy. It's also nice to know that someone else on this earth is driving their wife crazy when it comes to their mus...

Performing Arts

October 19, 2020

"What Are You, A Comedian?" Week- Yes, Jeff Dwoskin IS a comedian! (So there!) (Day 1 of 3)

Welcome to 3 days of comedy related podcasts! And this was a SML (so much laughing) week for your Sherpa. But once you hear these interviews, I'm guessing you'll cut me a little slack? Anyway, we kick things off with Jeff Dwo...

Performing Arts Podcaster

October 06, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Roy Worley!

Three shows this week, Rebels, and here's Number 1!! I've got such a huge backlog of shows to edit. ( I'm almost working on Season 5 as I'm writing this)I didn't realize my interview was back in February, with Roy Worley! Roy...

Performing Arts

September 11, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Faces To Watch- Joe Finfera! (Day 3 of 3)

I think if Joe wasn't an actor, I could imagine him as a motivational speaker. You'll hear the positivity just flowing out of his words. This is a guy that you can tell puts 1000% in his life, whether it be fitness, acting, b...

Performing Arts

September 10, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Faces To Watch- Patrick Harney! (Day 2 of 3)

It's funny that Patrick Harney went from a guy who had no interest in being in a school production to a guy involved in promoting a movie he's involved with. He was talking about the importance of being a good person, and I c...

Performing Arts

September 09, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room -Faces to Watch: Jean-Pierre Giagnoli ! (Day 1 of 3)

Welcome to Faces to Watch Week in the Sherpa Screening Room! I would refer to Jean-Pierre Giagnoli as a triple threat, but that would be selling the guy short. Plus, I'm the short one on this podcast. What can you say about a...

Performing Arts

September 02, 2020

Quick, Get His Autograph! It's Nick from "Fancounters"!

We get those situations in our lives. The accidental...or intentional, meeting with a celebrity. But what's the celebrity's take on that encounter? Enter Nick and Elizabeth, with the "Fancounters" podcast. They bring to you s...

Performing Arts Podcaster

August 14, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Robert Wuhl! (Hollywood Week, Day 4 of 4)

You know, maybe I could take a cue from Robert and call my show, "$herpa: Too Many Podca$t$!" Or not. That title looks like I fell asleep at my keyboard. Which I have done, so I speak from experience. Robert has had an amazin...

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August 13, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Bill Foster! (Hollywood Week-Day 3 of 4)

Quick question- How many people do you know who have written children's books, played a "walker" on "Fear the Walking Dead" and own a vineyard...all in one lifetime, that is? Well, look no further, and have a listen to my int...

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