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044 - Katy Blakey

4/14/2019
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This episode's guest Katy Blakey, weekend morning anchor and a reporter during the week at NBC 5 News. Born and raised in McKinney, Katy is a proud graduate of McKinney High School and Southern Methodist University. She graduated president of her class with a BA in journalism and political science. Katy is an Emmy Award-winning reporter, and her work has also been honored with Lone Star Emmy nominations, including Best News Anchor, and was recognized by the Oklahoma Associated Press. Katy...

Duration:01:03:37

043 - Deborah Jung

3/3/2019
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This episode's guest is Deborah Jung, the Founder and Executive Director of Kids Who Care. Deborah is a 2007 Great Women of Texas honoree, 2008 Legacy of Women Award recipient for the Arts, and most recently the Heart of Gold award recipient from the Fort Worth Arts Council. Deborah Jung has produced and directed tours of original musicals since 1990 with Kids Who Care, previewing Off Broadway at the Lamb's Theatre, and appearing at the Kennedy Center, Bass Hall, and Disneyland. Additional...

Duration:01:19:04

042 - Amanda Sweet

2/10/2019
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This episode's guest is Amanda Sweet. She is a Culture Creator - connecting with people through multimedia experiences. She focuses her energy on photography, curating and hosting events, and producing. Her true specialty is pinpointing people’s talents and making opportunities to set their talents free. We discuss and being from Detroit, the art scene, fear of success, and so much more on the answer to everything, episode number 42, of the Avert Your Eyes Podcast! Consider yourself...

Duration:00:55:27

041 - Best Of Fests 2019 Red Carpet

1/23/2019
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Episode 41 is a very special edition of the podcast! I recently attended the 2019 Best of Fests Film Festival a few weeks ago. 22 different film festivals came together to present films that either were popular with their audiences or represented their programming esthetic. I attended the red carpet and spoke with several filmmakers and festival representatives including: Harry and Linda Eaddy with the Denton Black Film Festival. www.dentonbff.com Rob Smat, Director of "The Last...

Duration:00:53:39

040 - Nicholas Muthersbaugh

1/19/2019
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This episode's guest is Nicholas Muthersbaugh. Together we made a short film called Alora where Nick served as the co-writer, co-producer, and the director. Nick, in two years, he’s garnered over 10 top awards, including being a 3x Emmy winner for his work in local media. “Alora” is his second short film, the first of which is Look Feel Touch Adore, a thriller that can be found on IndieFlix.com, and Vimeo. Alora has been selected into the 2019 Denton Black Film Festival and is currently...

Duration:01:21:08

039 - Maddy Lea, Tammy & Daryl

1/18/2019
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This episode's guest is Maddy Lea. She is a 9 year old up and coming actress from Fort Worth, Texas and has been in various performing arts since the age of 5. Maddy Lea has been featured in several SAG eligible projects including one of the current nationwide Great Wolf Lodge commercials. She has also acted in community theatre as well as numerous independent films within the last few years. When Maddy Lea is not performing in film and television projects, she is also making a name for...

Duration:01:01:01

038 - Lauren Brizendine Returns

1/12/2019
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Lauren Brizendine is back! She stars in a film written by Michael Gibson Jr. and Nicholas Muthersbagh called "Alora" where she plays the mother, Sarah."Alora" has been selected into the 2019 Denton Black Film Festival and is currently up for two awards: Best Short and Best Texas Short. The story is about a single mother who is training as a NASA astronaut to potentially go and visit a new planet labeled that has been discovered that is within the Goldilocks Zone of a star. The conflict...

Duration:01:09:40

037 - Nicole Fancher

1/6/2019
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As you may know, aside from working on my day job and podcasting, I have also been working on a film. It's called "Alora" and it has been selected into the 2019 Denton Black Film Festival. It was written by myself and my friend, the very talented Nicholas Muthersbaugh, who also directed it. The story is about a single mother who is training as a NASA astronaut to potentially go and visit a new planet labeled that has been discovered that is within the Goldilocks Zone of a star, A-107A. The...

Duration:01:01:28

036 - The 2018 Lone Star Film Festival

11/18/2018
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This episode is at the 2018 Lone Star Film Festival in Sundance Square! If you enjoyed the episode, head over to Apple Podcasts and kindly leave us a rating, a review, and subscribe! You can also subscribe via Stitcher, TuneIn or Google Play. Follow us via Facebook and Twitter. Visit our website. Click here to take our listener survey! We now have Avert Your Eyes Podcast merchandise! Check it out here!

Duration:00:53:37

035 - Stephen Brodie

10/28/2018
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This episode's guest is actor Stephen Brodie. He was born and raised in Dallas, TX and has appeared in numerous films and television shows and has been fortunate enough to work with many talented people. He can be seen in Disney's THE LONE RANGER, acting alongside Johnny Depp and William Fichtner, in the recent reboot of the PUPPET MASTER franchise, PUPPET MASTER: THE LITTLEST REICH, as well as the horror-thriller THE RAKE and the upcoming horror-drama THE LAST POSSESSION. He was also once...

Duration:01:11:40

034 - Morgana Wilborn

9/16/2018
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This episode's guest Morgana Wilborn! She is a Dallas native. By day she is the Director of Education at Dallas Theater Center and Professor of Theater and Humanities at Eastfield and El Centro College. She is a proud graduate of the University of North Texas (go Eagles) and The University of Houston. Morgana is excited to come back to the stage after many years of being predominately an educator, creative and admin in the arts. She has recently performed for such companies as in Soul Rep...

Duration:00:57:26

033 - Billy Hensley - The Wirerims

9/9/2018
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This episode's guest is Billy Hensley. He is a musician based out of Denton, Texas. You may have read about him in the Dallas Observer article about his 52 songs in 52 weeks challenge that he took part in. We discuss several things including being a fan of music, what lead him to begin playing, the formation of his band The Wirerims, gaming, and so much more on Episode 33 of the Avert Your Eyes podcast! Consider yourself warned! Here are your 4 ways to win a copy of the CD...

Duration:01:46:15

032 - The 2018 Women Texas Film Festival Red Carpet

8/17/2018
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Attending the red carpet world Premiere of Amanda Kramer's 'Paris Window' at the opening night of the Women Texas Film Festival on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. If you enjoyed the episode, head over to Apple Podcasts and kindly leave us a rating, a review, and subscribe! You can also subscribe via Stitcher, TuneIn or Google Play. Follow us via Facebook and Twitter. Visit our website. Click here to take our listener survey! We now have Avert Your Eyes Podcast merchandise! Check it out ...

Duration:00:32:22

031 - Justina Walford - Women Texas FIlm Festival 2018

8/12/2018
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This episode's guest is Justina Walford, the Founder and Artistic Director of the Women Texas Film Festival taking place at the Studio Movie Grill's Spring Valley location in Dallas August 15 - 19. Passes are currently on sale. You can get yours by visiting www.WomenTxFF.org. If you enjoyed the episode, head over to Apple Podcasts and kindly leave us a rating, a review, and subscribe! You can also subscribe via Stitcher, TuneIn or Google Play. Follow us via Facebook and Twitter. Visit...

Duration:00:41:52

030 - David Gibson - Asian Film Festival of Dallas 2018

7/22/2018
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Speaking with David Gibson, Program Director and Operations Manager at the 2018 Asian Film Festival of Dallas. The film festival happening now - July 26th at the Angelika Film Center in Dallas. If you enjoyed the episode, head over to Apple Podcasts and kindly leave us a rating, a review, and subscribe! You can also subscribe via Stitcher, TuneIn or Google Play. Follow us via Facebook and Twitter. Visit our website. Click here to take our listener survey! We now have Avert Your Eyes...

Duration:00:26:12

029 - Ale Bonilla - The Hair Ninja

7/15/2018
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This episode's guest is Ale Bonilla, The Hair Ninja. He is the Founder and Master Stylist at Esoterica Studios. We discuss growing up in Fort Worth, his start from doing hair in garages to opening his first salon, and so much more on episode number 29 of the Avert Your Eyes Podcast! Consider yourself warned. If you enjoyed the episode, head over to Apple Podcasts and kindly leave us a rating, a review, and subscribe! You can also subscribe via Stitcher, TuneIn or Google Play. Follow us...

Duration:01:27:52

028 - Peter Hull

5/20/2018
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This episode's guest is Peter Hull. He is a visual artist based in Dallas with disciplines that include photography, storytelling, motion graphics, and video production. Peter has worked in television production and broadcast journalism for 15 years spending much of that time nurturing a fascination with composition, light, motion, sound and video editing. Peter Hull has been honored with over 40 broadcast industry awards, including 21 Emmy Awards and a National News & Documentary Emmy. We...

Duration:01:04:46

027 - Henry The Archer's Richard Hennessy

3/31/2018
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We now have Avert Your Eyes Podcast merchandise! Check it out here! This episode's guest is Richard Hennessy, a Fort Worth musician from New Jersey. Richard is the lead singer, songwriter, guitarist and 1/3rd of the band Henry The Archer, along with drummer Kevin Geist and bassist Charles Marchbanks. Henry The Archer won Song of the Year at the 2017 Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards for their track "Wifi-Pets." Henry The Archer is set to perform during day 2 of Fortress Festival which...

Duration:01:04:21

026 - Vanessa Posner

3/25/2018
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We now have Avert Your Eyes Podcast merchandise! Check it out here! This episode's guest is fashion blogger turned designer, Vanessa Posner. Her company, Vendals, is reflection of her backround, with her roots coming from Venezuela and the setting down new roots deep in the heart of Texas. Her brand features clothing that are designed and manufactured right here in Dallas. Check them out via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. We discuss the creation of her company, Vendals, the power of...

Duration:00:52:53

025 - Rachel Parrott

2/11/2018
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Click here to take our listener survey! This episode's guest is Rachel Parrott. She is a 2nd grade elementary school teacher. We discuss the changes she's seen as a teacher through the years, balancing home life and work life, arts, crafting, and so much more on episode 25 of the Avert Your Eyes Podcast! Consider yourself warned! If you would like to reach out to Rachel regarding a crochet or knit item, contact her via email at yellowrose0814@hotmail.com. This episode of the Avert Your...

Duration:01:13:49