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It's “That Guy… Who Was in That Thing” meets “The Nerdist Podcast” but with people even less well known! Sure it's fun to interview the crazy famous and ask them about the difficult years, but that's been done and they won't return our calls. Memories are plastic - we're getting the real dirt from people still crawling through it. Laura Scruggs is the playwright and Jake Scruggs is the technical guy who listens to a lot of “This American Life” and thinks that qualifies him to interview people.

Feb 12, 2018

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02:18 - "Leda." ledaplay.com
06:37 - Oedipus.
08:05 - Prophecy and fate.
10:04 - Thoughts on what it was like to self-produce "Leda."
15:29 - Lines Bek improvised!
18:06 - Would Amy self-produce again and breakdown of expenses for "Leda."
22:02 - Some of Jake and Laura's self-producing experiences.
25:47 - A funny thing that happened during "Leda."
27:14 - Amy has a reading of the opening scene of "Charlie Johnson Reads All of Proust" at the Make Ready with Dandelion Theatre Tuesday, February 13th at 7 pm at The Galway Arms in Chicago: https://www.dandeliontheatre.com/make-ready
33:49 - Amy's play, "Metadata," in Three Cat Productions' Next Draft Reading Series on Sept. 17th: http://threecatproductions.com/next-draft
38:20 - Some of Amy's thoughts about play writing.
43:02 - Amy's play, "Metadata" and the Steppenwolf. https://www.steppenwolf.org
45:13 - Baby steps/in-between you have to go through as a writer.

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Intro Music: "Are You Famous, Yet?" - Laura Scruggs. Outro Music: "AYFY 1" - Christopher Kriz