Off and On: A New York Theatre podcast

Actress/Writer/Podcast Host Laura Force Scruggs comes on the podcast to talk about how her one woman show Punk Grandpa became a play, growing up in a world where you don't fit in, the theater festival scene and her amazing grandfather. Check out her show Punk Grandpa now playing at The Frigid NYC Festival. Plus friend of the podcast Bixby Elliot stops by the show to talk about what's going on in NYC.

Direct download: Laura_Scruggs_Final.mp3
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Actress/Writer Molly Anne Coogan, stops by the podcast to talk about creating her own webseries, her journey as a stage actor in New York, taking a break from your dream when health issues take over, and much more! Support her campaign for Things I Hate here:

Direct download: molly_coogan_final.mp3
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Actress Marguerite Stimpson stops by the podcast to talk about doing Elephant Man on Broadway and in London, saying your goals out loud, her early days in New York, getting replaced in a show, being in a relationship with an actor and much more! Plus the show joins The Folio Group. Check us out

Direct download: Marguerite_Stimpson_Final.mp3
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Actress/Singer Karla Mosley (Bold & The Beautiful) and actor/producer Arjun Gupta (The Magicians) stop by the podcast to talk about starting a theatre company in Los Angeles, the difference between acting on screen and on stage, their days in New York, why they moved to Los Angeles and much more! Go to their website and check out their production of The Judgment of Fools opening on February 18th! Plus Jonathan Mandell from stops by the intro to talk about NYC theatre in February.

Direct download: Arjun_Gupta_Karla_Mosley_Fina.mp3
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Actress Susan Louise O'Connor stops by the podcast to talk about her amazing career in the theatre. From Off Off Broadway to Broadway Susan has done it all. We chat about what she learned from Angela Lansbury, finding a home in new work, deciding to move to L.A. and creating online content.

Direct download: Susan_Louise_OConner.mp3
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Actress/Filmmaker Liza Fernandez stops by the podcast to talk about growing up Chilean in Australia, wanting to win an Oscar, discovering theatre, getting distracted by the hustle in New York, getting a short film into Tribeca Film Festival and much more! Follow her film company @SubwayTokenFilms

Direct download: Liza_Fernandez_Final.mp3
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Playwright/Comedienne Melanie Maras stop by the podcast to talk about why she misses her New York community, growing up in Indonesia, manifesting, starting a stand up career, finding out she was Asian when she moved to America and more!

Direct download: Melanie_Maras_Final.mp3
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Actress/Improvisor Xochitl Romero stops by the podcast to talk about why she never stayed in New York, growing up with a parent who suffers from addiction, always wanting to make the best joke in the room, not being "Latina" enough, and much more!

Direct download: Xochitl_Romero_Final.mp3
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In this special podcast I splice together some of my favorite moments from the #theatre pod in 2015.  If you wanna follow along this is the order of people who I remixed from 2015: Sheila Callaghan, Gilbert Cruz, Florencia Lozano, Octavio Solis, Marcus Gardley, Paul Thureen, Jack Doulin,, Migdalia Cruz, John Clinton Eisner, Samuel Hunter, Tlaloc Rivas, Raul Castillo, Halley Feiffer, Gerardo Rodriguez, Mando Alvarado, Stephanie Ybarra, and Kwame Kwei-Armah. #newplay

Direct download: 2015_Remix_Final.mp3
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Actress Mayra Leal stops by the pod to talk about growing up in Houston, dealing with insecurities, the challenges of learning on film, handling nudity on set, coming to terms with her addiction, and recovery. Follow her on Twitter @Mayrajleal!

Direct download: Mayra_Leal_Final.mp3
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