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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.

Apr 24, 2017


01:48 - Impact of Ellyzabeth's father on her life.
08:31 - Misty Copeland and Ellyzabeth both got their start at a park district.
12:08 - Turning point at Roosevelt.
16:17 - Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble is not just a performance outlet, but an educational program as well.
18:01 - The German Expressionist Movement.
26:24 - Chicago Danztheatre's extensive outreach programming!
35:06 - Ellyzabeth's time teaching at Baale Mane in India.
40:49 - Project-based learning.
41:41 - Ethereal Abandonment, opening May 12th!
49:09 - Chicago Danztheatre will be announcing their new season soon; it will be their 17th year!

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Intro Music: "Are You Famous, Yet?" - Laura Scruggs. Outro Music: "The Devil Is In The Beats" - The Chemical Brothers