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It's “That Guy… Who Was in That Thing” meets "WTF" 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. 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.

Jul 18, 2016

01:15 - When did Leigh start doing theatre?
08:33 - Leigh's dabbles in play writing.
09:41 - How did Leigh get involved with Babes With Blades?
12:47 - 180 Degree Rule.
21:40 - Leigh's path from getting a college degree to working consistently in Chicago theatre.
25:34 - Favorite moments at Stage Left.
26:45 - How Chicago Dramatists runs audience feedback after a play reading.
28:23 - Leigh has worked with a lot of theaters that do new work.
33:41 - Does Babes With Blades have a home?
42:35 - Leigh loves playing in whatever area she wants to. Highlights for her are other people's successes.

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