Performing Arts Episodes

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

August 12, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Dwight Turner! (Hollywood Week-Day 2 of 4)

I had a good time interviewing Dwight. He's a really down-to-earth actor with a true dedication to his craft. You can hear how much he love to act in our interview. And he'll be singing soon, too! When I was watching his clip...

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August 11, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Pat Jankiewicz! ( Season 4; Hollywood Week: Day 1 of 4)

Pat had soooo many stories to tell, along with being very knowledgeable about the backgrounds of many a Hollywood tale. He's one of those people you feel like you've known for a long time,even if you talk to him for a short t...

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July 29, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Sean Kanan!

Wow! What a way to wrap up Season 3! After this interview, I emailed Sean to tell him that he's the type of guest that I love having on my show. He was very interesting, and a lot of fun, too! Thanks so much, Sean-let's do th...

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July 24, 2020

I Need Publicity! A Phone Call from Super-Publicist Steven Joiner (AKA The Avoiding Wilford Brimley Episode)!

How lucky was I to end up with Steven Joiner as a publicist? It's been a pleasure working with him. So nice of him to come on the show and share some cool stories, and offer some hope to everyone. Much appreciated, Big Guy! S...

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July 23, 2020

Faces to Watch: Meet Dale Niehaus and Eric James Morris! (Day 2 of 2)

Day 2 of "Faces to Watch" continues with these 2 talented guys. And strangely enough, we get an unexpected visitor in both interviews! (Well, full disclosure, one of them is an impression...) Both guys have been working in mo...

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July 22, 2020

Faces to Watch: Meet Charli Marie and Joe Walker! (Day 1 of 2)

Welcome to this week's theme: "Faces To Watch." These are people who have worked in the entertainment field that you may or may not know about. My first guest, Charli Marie, spent years writing and working as a script superv...

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July 08, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Joe Alves!

Movies are fascinating, but sometimes the story behind the story is REALLY interesting! Check out this interview with Joe Alves, who designed the shark from "JAWs", and also directed "JAWS 3-D" . It was quite an honor to hav...

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June 10, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Steve Bluestein!

At long last, I get to release this episode! Not that anything was holding me back, I just got a bit bogged down. I really had a lot of fun interviewing Steve. Luckily I edited out most of my laughing. And there was ALOT!!!! ...

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May 15, 2020

"I Was a Child Actor" - Jeff Vorhees!

Thanks so much to Jeff Vorhees for coming on the show and discussing his experience of working on "Jaws", and the longstanding celebrity status that he has with all of the movie's enthusiasts. He had lots of stories to tell! ...

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May 14, 2020

"I Was a Child Actor" -Scott Schwartz!

If I were to make a "Master Bates" reference, it would only be in reference to the leading role played by Scott Schwartz in "The Toy". Plus, this IS a family show, you know. Scott had lots of great stories to tell. I wonder w...

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May 13, 2020

"I Was a Child Actor"- Oliver Robins!

Talk about a really down-to-earth guy! No, I was referring to Oliver Robins, not me ! I really enjoyed speaking with him. He's a true student of film, not just a former child actor. Thanks for swinging by, Oliver! Here's the ...

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April 29, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Myq Kaplan!

What can I say? Myq was lots of fun, and a pleasure to interview. I've included some links to check out for those of you who aren't familiar with Myq's comedy. His album, AKA will be released May 8, 2020 in its entirety. (Be ...

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April 02, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room:Meet Jack O'Halloran!

Thanks to Jack for coming on the show and sharing stories from both the boxing and entertainment world! Here's the link to his book, Family Legacy:

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March 31, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room : Meet Larry Hankin (Part 2)!!

Part 2 of the Sherpa's interview with Larry Hankin! As with Part 1, I think you'll really appreciate his honesty! (And he didn't take the raisins, either!) Here are some of Larry's important links to learn more: https://there...

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March 30, 2020

The Sherpa Screening Room: Meet Larry Hankin (Part 1)!!

What better way to start off Season 3 of Too Many Podcasts! with a "Hollywood Week" of " Sherpa Screening Room s", AND with a 2-part interview? I really admired Larry's brutal honesty. RIP, Mr. Heckles, but Larry lives on! He...

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