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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.

May 15, 2017

01:04 - How Sara got involved with Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble.
02:10 - What is an artistic director?
07:34 - Sara's time in London and her study of Dance Science.
18:24 - How did Sara start dancing?
22:29 - Sara's teaching style and experiences.
29:08 - Specific example of frustration in...

May 1, 2017

2:03 - Origin story of Runcible Theatre.
2:55 - Sweet Phoebe was their first show (a two person cast).
6:01 - After that, Andrew decided to do shows with bigger casts. 

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,...

Apr 17, 2017

01:31 - Sexpert Franzen.
08:56 - Jake's Dad's website 'organically' came up:
10:57 - 'Petunia' and Clowning.
27:19 - Maria recently appeared on the Today Show.