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Gigi in the 561

Arts & Culture Podcasts

Join me and my sometimes "pop-in" partner, Gaz, as we talk about a wide range of topics and interests, plus special guests.

Join me and my sometimes "pop-in" partner, Gaz, as we talk about a wide range of topics and interests, plus special guests.

Location:

United States

Description:

Join me and my sometimes "pop-in" partner, Gaz, as we talk about a wide range of topics and interests, plus special guests.

Language:

English

Contact:

5613461166


Episodes

Road Trippin' - Day Three

6/17/2021
Unexpected tolls and closed dining rooms.

Duration:00:06:50

Road Trippin' - Day Two

6/15/2021
Georgia rest stops -- not so much.

Duration:00:04:51

Road Trippin' -- Day One

6/12/2021
After a long pandemic hiatus, we are back on the road!

Duration:00:03:39

Celebrity News Roundup

5/26/2021
Brad, Kim, Kelly and tense times on The View.

Duration:00:11:11

A-Rod's Makeup for Men

5/24/2021
Go for it, guys.

Duration:00:10:31

Pink is the Word

5/21/2021
And sailing into Old Navy.

Duration:00:12:57

Anti-Vax Lunacy and Cheetos Flap

5/18/2021
Plus sauce to go with our chicken.

Duration:00:13:26

Talking High Fashion With Cate

5/16/2021
Designing women compare notes.

Duration:00:15:50

A Royal YouTube Snoozefest

5/6/2021
Definitely not "must-watch" TV.

Duration:00:14:26

Oscars a Buzz Kill

4/28/2021
Where was the joy?

Duration:00:13:23

Lemon Lavender Truffles: How Sweet It Is

4/28/2021
The candy panel does a taste test.

Duration:00:07:40

Interview: Dancer, Actor and Costume Designer Pete Menefee

4/19/2021
Three Primetime Emmy Awards to his credit, the incomparable Pete Menefee left dancing and acting by the age of 25 to pursue a career in costume design. In the ensuing years, Pete has designed with way too many performers and shows to easily recap. I have admired him for more years than I shall admit. What an honor to have him as my guest. Yes, Pete Menefee is a creator of magic . . . magic performers get to wear, and viewers get to admire. I believe in magic.

Duration:00:56:47

Is There a Ketchup Shortage?

4/15/2021
Save those packets!

Duration:00:16:38

Meet Mixologist and Cat Lover Nick Granello

4/12/2021
Originally from New Orleans, our Gigi the 561 guest, Nicholas Granello, now resides in Dallas. He qualifies as a man-about-town! After the year-long lockdown and the February ice storm with its lengthy power outage, Nick recently returned from a much-needed Spring Break trip to the Flagstaff and Sedona area .A longtime travel lover, Nick is anxious to do more, as well as work on some potential music projects. His cat, Dima, likes to hang out with him, even on car trips. Listen in as we chat...

Duration:02:13:01

The Man Behind the Haunted Mansion

4/7/2021
And can't we just leave Jill alone.

Duration:00:11:50

Interview: Steve Hibbert, the "Gimp' in Pulp Fiction

4/5/2021
Steve Hibbert – who is a recent transplant to Colorado - had a nearly 3 decade-long career as a professional actor, theater director, improv/sketch writing teacher, and as a TV/screen writer. He now teaches improv and sketch writing at the Bovine Metropolis Theater in the historic Larimer Square District of Downtown Denver. Steve got his start in the '80s and early '90s as a performer, writer (later teacher and director) at the justifiably famous breeding ground for comedy: The Groundlings...

Duration:00:28:44

Cate Talks About Easter

4/3/2021
Plus a recipe from a 1930s cookbook.

Duration:00:08:23

Happy Easter, Baseball and the Zags

4/2/2021
Plus tune in for the Steve Hibbert interview on Monday.

Duration:00:18:05

Value in Taco Bell Packets?

3/31/2021
Plus Madonna photos and $900 face cream.

Duration:00:13:21

Interview: Tom Turner, Author of the 'Palm Beach' Book Series

3/30/2021
A native New Englander, Tom Turner dropped out of college and ran a Vermont bar. Limping back a few years later to get his sheepskin, he went on to become an advertising copywriter, first in Boston, then New York. After 10 years of post-Mad Men life, he made both a career and geography change and ended up in Palm Beach, renovating houses and collecting raw materials for his novels. A previous resident of Charleston and Skidaway Island, outside of Savannah, he currently resides in West Palm...

Duration:00:28:11