A 25-min. weekly podcast Written andHosted by Didi Balle Published by Simplecast
Co-Produced by Didi Balle & The Flying Poodle Ranch Production Co.
WOMEN WRITE FUNNY is dedicated to kick-ass funny femmes who share Thalia’s DNA (Thalia: Goddess of Comedy).
Our Guests: Our funny-star line-up (one guest per podcast so we shine the light on our guest's work/process/life) includes: Writers, performers, directors, screenwriters, playwrights, bloggers, comedians, stand-ups, sit downs.
The humor spectrum? Wit. Satire. Comedy Irony. Slapstick. Silly. Subversive. Snark. Inspiring. Lethal. Rip. Roaring. Raging.Whatever your Thalia-self creates.
The Interview: Free-association, dime-store psychology, recipes, regrets and fav cocktails to warm-up. Then standard gritty stuff: Who are you when no one is looking? What makes you laugh? What are you working on now? What’s your fav piece of your own work? (Excerpt) What does it take to create? Complete? Compete? Deliver? What drives you, inspires you? What’s the best thing you’ve done no-one knows about? And lots more funny and revealing extemp stuff ...
Plus: Excerpts of our guests' work performed in studio, work past and present, plus audio clips of performances ....Every other week Host Didi Balle interview her psyche and shares bits of her latest funny writing projects in progress.
My Interview Background: I worked as Studio Interviewer for Recorded Books in their Manhattan offices for 4 years interviewing best-selling authors; my interviews were placed at the end of the Recorded Books (under my maiden name: Denise Lanctot) Editing: I worked as an Editor for the NYTimes for 13 years so editing and asking questions is easy for me and you. Join us!
Experience/learn how different women who write funny work and create. How they survive and thrive. Listen to their crazy creative journey, the challenges faced and overcome within and without along with the rewards and pleasures experienced by woman writing/performing/creating funny stuff.
Women Write Funny
Learning. Laughing. Experiencing. Imagining.. Celebrating Creativity. Building Community Rip. Roaring. Raging.
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