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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.

Oct 23, 2017

01:33 - "Stuffing the Turkey." Workshop a version in 2014. Coming again next year.
05:29 - Tony's theatre experience. Illinois Theater Center
07:11 - Studying play writing at Milliken
23:06 -...

Oct 16, 2017

Apologies for the "blow outs" and the "thumps" - it was a great interview with a few recording issues.
01:55 - How the Q Brothers started writing and performing hip hop using Shakespeare as the source text.
07:50 - GQ on how he got involved with "Drumline."
09:40 - Video for "White...

Oct 2, 2017

00:54 - Laura is adapting a story by L. Frank Baum, "A Kidnapped Santa Claus," for Three Cat Productions' holiday radio show:
06:52 - Laura is now curating the cabaret at Three Cat, starting in December.

Sep 25, 2017

05:13 - How Jacob got started in technical theatre and at Light Opera Works.
07:11 - "Disgraced" / the first time Jacob was doing focus work with lighting.
09:06 - American Theater Company.
09:16 - David Cromer!
11:06 -...