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Journeyman improviser JOEY SHOPE interviews greats and future-greats of the comedy world.

Journeyman improviser JOEY SHOPE interviews greats and future-greats of the comedy world.
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Los Angeles, CA

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Journeyman improviser JOEY SHOPE interviews greats and future-greats of the comedy world.

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@joey_shope

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English


Episodes

Journeyman 3.16 - Lauren Baumbauer

7/22/2018
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Joey spends some time talking to the wonderful Lauren Baumbauer as she talks about exploring all sorts of improv and continually working hard to take the next step on her journey. Lauren also shares her insight on Joey's question on improv philosophy.

Duration:01:19:39

Journeyman 3.15 - Derek Luetjen Revisited

7/11/2018
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Joey welcomes Derek Luetjen back to the show to take another look at his journey so far. Having left stand-up comedy, producing his own shows, and several years of coaching under his belt gives them a lot to catch up on.

Duration:01:10:20

Journeyman 3.14 - David Kasner

6/30/2018
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Joey is joined by David Kasner in a casual conversation about the philosophy of improv. David shares his improv journey and how it has impacted his life.

Duration:01:00:16

Journeyman 3.13 - Coaching Roundtable

6/6/2018
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In this special episode of Journeyman, Joey is joined by previous guests Samuel Forbes and Josh Heimendinger to discuss their journeys in coaching, and directing improvisers. They also talk about how it has affected them in their personal play.

Duration:01:22:22

Journeyman 3.12 - Craig Cackowski - Masterclass

5/17/2018
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Joey welcomes Craig Cackowski to the show! Craig shares his improv journey, including directing the original JTS Brown. Craig shares his thoughts on teaching young improvisers, including Joey. They also discuss the closing of ioWest and the future of LA's improv scene.

Duration:01:32:19

Journeyman 3.11 - Pual Vaillancourt - Master Class

4/19/2018
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Joey talks shop with legendary improviser and coach, Paul Vaillancourt. Paul shares great experiences on a long road as a journeyman improviser, teacher, and improv pioneer who trained with Comedy Sports, Second City, and eventually brought iO West to LA. He also talks about his feelings about the closing of iO West and the opening of the new Revolution Theater.

Duration:01:23:16

Journeyman 3.10 - Amanda Blake Davis - Master Class

4/12/2018
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Joey invites Amanda Blake Davis to share her journey this week. Amanda talks about her road to becoming a master improviser. Working through theater, proving herself at at Second City in Chicago, and eventually building a career and reputation in Los Angeles at IO West and beyond, is a testament to what hard work, resilience, and endurance can accomplish. She also shares with Joey some insights to the philosophies of improv.

Duration:01:13:46

Journeyman 3.9 - Joy Mamey

3/30/2018
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Joey is joined by Joy Mamey. She's an improviser, actress, and comedienne from Los Angeles. You can catch her all over LA including the world famous Comedysportz in LA. We also apologize for the quality of the audio as the levels were a bit high.

Duration:01:36:53

Journeyman 3.8 - Dani Gomez

3/23/2018
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Joey has a lovely chat with comedian and improviser, Dani Gomez. Dani talks about her road to improv starting as a singer, and writer. She also shares how improv and writing play into her stand-up comedy.

Duration:01:15:51

Journeyman - Sarcasm And Sincerity

3/16/2018
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Joey talks with Fernando A. Funes and Leo Martinez, of Sarcasm & Sincerity. With 13 wins at the OC Cagematch, they currently tie for the record with OC Cagematch legends, Spanish Rice. They discuss their journey thus far as they prepare to challenge Spanish Rice for the OC Cagematch record.

Duration:01:19:11

Journeyman 3.5 - Emily Yavitch

2/14/2018
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Joey talks to 2017 Spec of the year, Emily Yavitch. A loved member of Spectacles Improv Engine community, 2017 IFL Spirit award winner, and a performer on various teams. Joey talks to her about her work on IFL, No Commercials, and at the Modjeska playhouse as she has transitioned from short form into long form.

Duration:01:10:21

Journeyman 3.4 - Laurel Posakony

2/7/2018
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Joey meets up with Laurel Posakony at the Wasatch Improv Festival. They share their life experiences through the lens of improv and the trajectory it's created for them both. They also have a great conversation touches on improv vs. sketch, self identity, and joey's adorable relationship.

Duration:01:11:17

Journeyman 3.3 - Michael Haycock

1/24/2018
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Michael Haycock is the founder of the Wasatch Improv Festival and a local improvised in Salt Lake City. He is on improv teams Shark Bath and Murder Fairy and Arson Leprechaun, and is a staple of both long form and short form improv in Salt Lake City.

Duration:00:57:59

Journeyman 3.1 - Shane Geller

1/10/2018
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Kicking off a new year and a new season! Joey chats with standup comedian and improviser Shane Gellar about what makes the improvising experience unique from other art forms. Continualy reaching and setting new goals, Shane shares his journey so far in the improv world, He also shares his thoughts on the audience and their role in a show.

Duration:01:13:08

Journeyman 2.27 - Best Of 2017

12/30/2017
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This week, Joey ends the year by sharing some of his favorite moments of 2017!

Duration:00:49:01

Journeyman 2.26 - Jesse Joseph

12/21/2017
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Joey talks to Jesse about his journey from astonished audience member to fellow improv magician. They discuss the magical qualities of improv and lament the absence of time travel in their improv careers.

Duration:01:19:01

Journeyman 2.24 - Robert Souders

12/8/2017
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Joey spends some quality time with the co-founder of Orange County’s Improv Collective, Robert Souders. Robert shares some of his favorite stories spanning over the last ten years of growing as an improviser, teacher, and businessman.

Duration:01:15:41

Journeyman 2.23 - Chris Arnold

11/29/2017
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Joey interviews Chris Arnold about his start in comedy sports and his search for passion. Chris describes his love of the fun of improv and what an escape it is for him.

Duration:01:07:52

Journeyman 2.22 - Jack McDonald

11/22/2017
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Joey interviews his former IFL teammate Jack Seavor McDonald and learns how acting brought him to discover a love of improv. Jack muses on his newly joined teams and his outlook on improv philosophy. Support us at: https://www.patreon.com/dontlookdownproductions

Duration:00:59:43

Journeyman 2.20 - Zach Robins

11/10/2017
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Joey reclines on the doctor's couch in this episode of Journeyman as he chats with Zach Robins. Zach's insightful reflections on his own journey to date and the therapeutic power of improv draw out some of the best arguments for the art form. Listen as Joey sneaks a free session into the interview,

Duration:01:02:25