All posts by Dan Thibeault

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Holly Van Leuven has crafted a spectacular biography of one our favorite performers.  You’ll want to hear our discussion about the book “Ray Bolger – More than a Scarecrow.”  A must read for Oz fans and anyone who loves a fine show biz story! Find out more about Jordan Rich, Chart Productions and all the services they offer.

 


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Meet Michelle LeClair, author of “Perfectly Clear – Escaping Scientology and Fighting for the Woman I Love.” Hers is the compelling story of courage in the wake of enormous pressure from the Scientology’s hierarchy. Find out more about Jordan Rich, Chart Productions and all the services they offer.


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Emmy award-winning actor/writer Ed Crasnick is a high school buddy of mine who has gone on to write and produce several  television shows, radio programs and podcasts.  He’s  a popular stand up comic with a long list of hysterical credits in the biz.  Here we talk about the state of comedy and more!

 

 


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Bill Owen, with the golden pipes, is a radio and TV veteran working in the business for over six decades. He’s also the author of several nostalgia history books that are loads of fun including his newest, “Do You Remember” The Visual History of Early Radio and TV”. Find out more about Jordan Rich, Chart Productions and all the services they offer.

Photo credit: By Carolyn Owen – CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=29765567

 


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She’s an original.  Meet Loretta LaRoche, inspirational speaker, author, television personality and one seriously hilariously lady with wisdom on conquering stress and managing life…and boy do we need her now more than ever! Find out more about Jordan Rich, Chart Productions and all the services they offer.


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I welcome two very creative entertainers on today’s episode. WWE Wrestling star Dolph Ziggler  is the “master of his own ring” and reflects on his other career in standup comedy. Stephanie Monseu talks about circus life and being a ringmaster with the famed Big Apple Circus. Jordan Rich and Ken Carberry are founders of Chart Productions. Their website is here.


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Meet the extraordinary and tireless Keith Lockhart, conductor of the famed Boston Pops Orchestra.  Here the maestro discusses his career, his love of music and performing, and the great tradition that is The Boston Pops!  Jordan Rich and Ken Carberry are founders of Chart Productions. Their website is here.


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Meet Elaine Clark, one of the nation’s leading voice -over artists and  coaches and author of the book  “There’s Money Where Your Mouth Is,” now in its 4th edition.   Hear Elaine and I discuss the nature of the industry and tips on getting started. Jordan Rich and Ken Carberry are founders of Chart Productions. Their website is here.


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On today’s episode, meet Jay Keefe, author of “And Drink I Did: One Man’s Story of Growing through Recovery.”  In a battle to regain balance and sobriety, Jay shares his intense struggle and a story of triumph in his compelling memoir. Jordan Rich and Ken Carberry are founders of Chart Productions. Their website is here.