Jul 21, 2014
Guest: Aamira Martinez http://aamiramartinez.com/ @AamiraMartinez
2:15 - Community has been renewed!
4:46 - Brian McKenna is working on a Hungarian pilot and is considering Bryn for a few of the dubbed voices for the English export.
7:17 - Nilsa's voice-over demo is just about done!
8:17 - Bryn has finally convinced Nilsa to watch more science fiction, now Nilsa thinks that Bryn looks like a young Harrison Ford. Longish discussion of "Blade Runner" ensues…
19:03 - Did Nilsa like "Blade Runner?"
23:13 - Interview of Aamira Martinez starts properly
27:58 - Issues with casting as Hispanic/Latina actresses with the “wrong” last name
34:23 - "Vagina Monologues" in Spanish and what agents tell Latina actresses re: their skin tones
38:27 - Aamira’s college transition to NY right around THE 9/11
46:30 - Current play Aamira is in and producing with a friend: "Be A Good Little Widow”
52:17 - Dates from Hell
52:27 - Seals Domestic Warfare
58:07 - How to self produce work in NY and its use in "Be A Good Little Widow"
1:07:07 - "Meet Me on the Ceiling" at Chicago Fringe Festival
1:10:19 - Why sell something when you can oversell it?
Outro Music: "Everything's Coming Up Roses"
Performed By: Klea Blackhurst
Written By: Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim