Dance And Stuff

Dance And Stuff
Best friends from high school and mavens of the dance and performance world, Reid Bartelme and Jack Ferver host this award winning podcast with fascinating guests. Topics include dance and stuff.

129: With Collier Schorr
Dec 6 • 91 min
The Queens are thrilled to be joined by Collier Schorr. Hear about this major photographer’s romance with dance and the creation of her upcoming Ackerman Ballet. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
128: On Thanksgiving
Nov 29 • 65 min
Reid’s mom calls and the queens make their way through recipes and Katz’s dogs. Jack gives a Thanksgiving monologue/scene and Reid is a superstar. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
127: With Jonathan (Jojo) Alsberry
Nov 22 • 69 min
OMFB! We are finally joined by the inimitable Jonathan (Jojo) Alsberry. Learn how he became the greatest liturgical dancer alive. Snow boots at midnight! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
126: With Perfume Genius and Kate Wallich
Nov 15 • 72 min
Reid saw Maleficent and Jack got a speeding ticket. And then Kate Wallich and Perfume Genius join the Queens to chat wet fruit, collaboration, and the red zone. PERFUME GENIUS KATE WALLICH SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE AND STUFF…
125: With The Content Queens
Nov 8 • 55 min
Ok Kitty! There are so many stories to tell. Reid saw a lot of dance and Jack finally saw Midsommar. They both saw JUDY. Jack cried and Reid didn’t. SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE AND STUFF via PATREON —- This…
124: With Tina Satter
Nov 1 • 84 min
The queens loved “Is This A Room”. They’re joined by the director, Tina Satter, to talk about how she used the tools of theater and performance to create the psychological reality of Reality Leigh Winner. IS THIS A ROOM. VINEYARD THEATRE. HALF STRADDLE.…
123: With ARC
Oct 25 • 78 min
Fresh off Fresh Air, Anthony Roth Costanzo joins us in the bowels of the Metropolitan Opera as he prepares for his starring role in Philip Glass’ Akhnaten. ARC by Anthony Roth Costanzo AKHNATEN starring Anthony Roth Costanzo at the Metropolitan Opera…
122: With Gabe Stone Shayer
Oct 18 • 70 min
Reid is seeing dance (New York City Ballet, Fall for Dance) and Jack is really hitting the theater scene (Slave Play, Underground Railroad Game). The queens are joined by Gabe Stone Shayer to discuss Russia and race and a now not so secret project.…
121: With Catherine
Oct 11 • 57 min
The queens talk world records, Fall For Dance, Henry-Lips-and-Glasses, and more. Jack also performs a monologue as Catherine. SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE AND STUFF via PATREON —- This episode is sponsored by…
120: With Shelley and Bette
Oct 4 • 79 min
Reid and Jack talk end times and review a bunch of dance and stuff. Then they settle in to watch the mystery movie. Finally find out what that movie is and hear a list of other movies that exist. SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE AND…
119: With Adrienne Truscott
Sep 27 • 83 min
The brilliant Adrienne Truscott joins the Queens!!! Check out WILD BORE at NYU Skirball (discount code: CRITIC10) and (STILL) ASKING FOR IT at Joe’s Pubs! After the interview Reid and Jack discuss critics, hustlers, and ballet. Also, learn more about P50…
118: From A Rear Window
Sep 24 • 79 min
Reid and Jack are looking out from a Rear Window onto Wall Street and asking the hard questions. They talk first kisses and stage kisses and wonder which actors can do more than one thing and how to manage wellness through obsession.…
117: With Brian Schaefer
Sep 13 • 65 min
This week the queens are joined by Brian Schaefer who tells them about his journey from dancing to writing to getting married. But first, Reid and Jack discuss world recording breaking and British baking on TV. Special thanks to the New York Public…
116: With Justin Lynch
Sep 6 • 71 min
Summer is over and the Queens are looking forward to getting back into the swing of things. Justin Lynch joins them to discuss new hoops to jump through in order to dance in America. Justin Lynch on Instagram More info on SODOMY LAWS…
115: Without A Guest
Aug 30 • 23 min
A change of plans leads to Reid and Jack chatting about things until Jack disappears and Reid talks about zippers. SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE AND STUFF via PATREON —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
Bonus: Good Morning America
Aug 23 • 13 min
WTF ABC? Lara Spencer gets laughs for bullying Prince George for learning ballet and Sean Spicer is a “star” to dance with? The Queens discuss this and the possibility of scraping David Koch’s name off of buildings in this bonus episode of Dance And…
114: With Shelby Williams (aka Biscuit Ballerina)
Aug 23 • 87 min
Reid is seeing shows and jumping rope. Jack deals with Madonna’s birthday. Shelby Williams (aka Biscuit Ballerina) joins the queens to discuss a unique career built on speaking up, staying intuitive, and creating healing through humor.…
113: In The Midwest (Part 2)
Aug 16 • 81 min
Get in the car with the queens as they journey back to NYC. Fasten your seat belts for a shady motel, a county fair, a wedding, an interview with a brilliant three year old, models, movies and more. YOUTUBE.COM/DANCEANDSTUFF SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE…
112: In The Midwest (Part 1)
Aug 9 • 48 min
The Queens are on an epic road trip across the great American midwest. A benevolent eye doctor, a swim in Lake Michigan, a return to Interlochen Center for the Arts, and so much more! (Note: mundaneness is correct; mundanity is another option. mundacity…
111: With David Thomson
Aug 2 • 55 min
The Queens chat with the iconic David Thomson. Hear about his discovery of dance and truly epic career- up to a point because they run out of time. There is too much to cover with this true queen of contemporary New York City dance, so this will have to…
110: With The Danes
Jul 26 • 70 min
Reid is in a waiting game with the dentist and Jack is at the library. Big Little Lies is over but secrets continue. Release the Arnold cut! The queens are joined by Danish dancing siblings: Ida, Tobias and Lucas Praetorius. Find out about them adopting…
109: With Ben Kimitch
Jul 19 • 84 min
Jack is auditioning for commercials and riding the MTA for free. Reid is learning how to drive…. maybe. Ben Kimitch joins the queens to discuss being an artist who loves being an admin as well. Tune in to hear about DTW to NYLA, PS 122 to Performance…
108: With Drew Jacoby
Jul 12 • 91 min
Reid almost dies installing an air conditioner and Jack is in love with Andrew Scott. Ever wonder where our theme song comes from? Well, it comes from today’s guest, determined dancer Drew Jacoby. YOUTUBE.COM/DANCEANDSTUFF SUPPORT THE MAKING OF DANCE AND…
107: With Marc Crousillat
Jul 5 • 79 min
The queens catch up post pride before shooting episode seven of The Dance And Stuff Show, which is true hilarity with Becky Abrams. Cut to an interview with Marc Crousillat who cannot share what he is up to. Hear them dance around it by talking about…
106: With Pride
Jun 28 • 46 min
Every episode is a Pride episode so enjoy this episode of mainly complaining and arguing about driving rules. However, go to the Queer Liberation March and Rally this Sunday! If you don’t live in NYC you can just imagine it. YOUTUBE.COM/DANCEANDSTUFF…
105: With Jess Pretty
Jun 21 • 109 min
Jess Pretty joins the queens this week and gives energy through beauty. The three queens discuss dance, academics, and Big Little Lies but first Reid tells us his dreams. JESS PRETTY AUDRE LORDE (INTERVIEW 1982) CALLEN-LORDE MOVIES & STUFF: DARK PHOENIX…
104: With Katy Pyle of Ballez
Jun 14 • 97 min
Did you love Reid in the newest episode of Big Little Lies? After a quick chat about that, the queens are joined by the fierce Katy Pyle. Queer the ballet with Ballez! Check out the latest from The Dance And Stuff Show! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
103: With Burr Johnson
Jun 7 • 79 min
This week the queens are joined by the multifaceted talent that is Burr Johnson. Reid and Jack take him down a winding road of insanity. Check out the latest from The Dance And Stuff Show! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make…
102: With Here And There
May 31 • 31 min
Reid is back from Britishland so Reid and Jack discuss movies and stuff. Then there is a flood and Reid goes to D.C.. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
101: With Aquaman Down A Dark Hall
May 24 • 55 min
Reid is looking forward to summer action films and Jack just went Down A Dark Hall. Reid also reflects the journey of Aquaman and on a dance he loves and one he hates. But, it’s mainly a movies episode. Enjoy! Check out the latest from The Dance And Stuff…
100: With Pam Tanowitz
May 17 • 98 min
Who better for our 100th guest than our working girl: Pam Tanowitz. From her beginnings at CBGB to NYCB (aka “City”) to her upcoming show at Barbie Con, you don’t want to miss this. It’s real laughs, real love, and real talk about the making of her…
99: With Miki Orihara
May 10 • 103 min
The queens are joined by Graham Queen Miki Orihara. Hear about her journey with Martha and her continual drive in dance. But first, Jack is so obsessed with Tanowitz’s Bartók Ballet that he and Reid have to review it immediately in a Citibank vestibule.…
98: At The Guggenheim & Stuff
May 3 • 51 min
The Queens are at the Guggenheim with the dancers of Reid + Harriet’s Works + Process. Later Harriet joins Reid for a look at their costumes for the show and Jack loves some dances!!! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
97: A Star Is Born on an Airplane
Apr 26 • 47 min
Jack is back from performing in the Fusebox Festival in Austin as Reid prepares for the Reid & Harriet Works & Process at The Guggenheim. There are many movies to discuss (A Star Is Born, Widows, Mary Queen of Scots, Vox Lux, Mary Poppins, The Little…
96: Show Of The Year
Apr 19 • 50 min
Jack and Reid decompress about the epic Merce Cunningham Night of 100 Solos. Reid not only performed in it, but he and Harriet designed and built all of the costumes, so there’s a lot to say. Also, are you watching The Act? Watch Night of 100 Solos.…
95: With Victor Lozano (and an approaching centennial)
Apr 12 • 49 min
Jack is back in the city and Reid is getting ready for the Cunningham Centennial while also rehearsing with Pam Tanowitz. They are joined by Victor Lozano for some good talk. Subscribe to “The Dance And Stuff Show”. Support the making of “Dance And Stuff”…
94: Reunited With Reid and Jack
Apr 5 • 49 min
Reid and Jack are back together again! Jack solves last minute production problems while Reid takes an IQ test and asks questions about unicycles. Subscribe to “The Dance And Stuff Show”. Support the making of “Dance And Stuff” and “The Dance And Stuff…
93: With Reid and Jack
Mar 29 • 33 min
Reid and Jack catch up while Reid waits for his flight from LAX to JFK. They speculate over who is pregnant, whether to move to Austin or L.A., and how to cast the staged version of Sex and the City. After finally arriving home, Reid reviews movies from…
92: With Taylor Stanley
Mar 22 • 83 min
Reid is being driven around LA so Jack shares a non-confrontational way to get the radio turned off when in a Lyft. Hear about the queens’ encounters with Fabio and Christian Siriano. The incredible Taylor Stanley is the guest this week and opens up about…
91: With More Sara Mearns
Mar 15 • 61 min
The queens chat the dangers of clock alarms vs iPhones in bed. More interestingly we are back with Sara Mearns! Learn about talking and laughing onstage and being inspired by new steps outside of the ballet world. Subscribe to “The Dance And Stuff Show”.…
90: With Sara Mearns
Mar 8 • 62 min
Jack is finally gone girl but nothing will keep Reid and Jack from putting out a new episode! Reid talks to Jack as he rides in a car (he isn’t driving). They are then joined by Reid’s sister twin Sara Mearns of New York City Ballet. Related Episodes:…
89: With Netta Yerushalmy
Mar 1 • 89 min
Reid and Jack work not work, tend to the sick and wounded, and review the best film of 2018, Greta. Then they visit the home of the extraordinary dancer/choreographer Netta Yerushalmy as she prepares for her epic “Paramodernities” at New York Live Arts…
88: With More Isaac Mizrahi
Feb 22 • 58 min
Reid hates audience participation but Jack doesn’t want to talk about that. Meanwhile, what are the three things Isaac Mizrahi is most proud of? Find out in Part 2 of this fierce interview. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make…
87: With Isaac Mizrahi
Feb 15 • 55 min
The queens were too excited to wait till the end of the month for Isaac Mizrahi’s memoir, so they caught up with him in the West Village. It’s a true love fest as they chat morning rituals, costuming dance, and astrology. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
86: With Andrea Miller
Feb 8 • 90 min
Reid and Jack talk tv, movies, Miami, and how to remove stains. They are then joined by Andrea Miller, founder of Gallim. Hear about her journey to making a contemporary dance company. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
85: With Jamar Roberts
Feb 1 • 86 min
Reid encounters a trail of baguettes and Jack performs for The New York City Council. The Queens are then joined by dancer turned choreographer Jamar Roberts. Hear Jamar recount his numerous dance ins and outs. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
84: With More Martha Nichols
Jan 25 • 67 min
New York may be cold but at least it isn’t as cold as Calgary or the American Health Care system. The Queens cheer themselves up and we get to hear Part 2 of Martha Nichols’ journey. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
83: With Martha Nichols
Jan 18 • 89 min
Jack and Reid have closed Everything Is Imaginable and their bodies are feeling it. That doesn’t stop Reid from learning his Cunningham choreo and Jack bringing out his Carol Channing impersonations. They are blessed by a visit from Martha Nichols, who…
82: With 26 Guests
Jan 11 • 53 min
Reid has just returned from Justin Peck and Patricia Delgado’s wedding ceremony in Miami and brings us interviews with guests from the reception. But first, Jack uses Chance to ask “First Date Questions” of James Whiteside, Lloyd Knight, and Garen…
81: Tidying Up with Dance Criticism and Horror Stories.
Jan 8 • 69 min
Jack hosted a New Years party and Reid loves Marie Kondo. They discuss Alastair Macaulay’s departure from The New York Times chief dance critic position and Reid is too afraid to finish watching Hereditary, so Jack tells him how it ends. Jack also adds…
80: With The Best of 2018
Dec 28, 2018 • 53 min
After catching up about their respective Christmases (Jack wants T and Reid is allergic to pineapple) the queens do their tops of 2018. Find out what they loved this year in dance, TV, and film. Dance: Singlet. Erin Markey. Bushwick Starr. Pitkin Grove.…
79: With Jordan Geiger
Dec 21, 2018 • 62 min
Jordan Geiger comes over to photograph Reid and Jack. They end up chatting about acting, aging, desiring, and the romance that never was between Jordan and Reid. Get some hot tips on living life and surviving the holidays. —- This episode is sponsored by…
78: Happy Birthday Reid!
Dec 14, 2018 • 83 min
This week Jack and Reid go guest-less in celebration of Reid’s birthday and try to list every movie they can remember. They also discuss some dance Reid saw and Jack gets shy about his life in the 90s. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
77: With Phil Chan & Georgina Pazcoguin
Dec 7, 2018 • 24 min
The queens chat about “The Favourite” before being joined by the queens, Georgina Pazcoguin and Phil Chan. Hear how this fierce duo is drawing attention to the complexity of Asian stereotypes in classical ballet. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
76: Chitty Chat Kitty Cat
Nov 30, 2018 • 72 min
The queen’s still aren’t in the same place so it’s chit chat kitty cat by phone. They go off on modern dance’s birth in America and “what movie would you take with you to a desert island?” —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make…
75: Thanksgiving With Friends
Nov 23, 2018 • 76 min
Jack cuddles up on the couch with Broadway star Garen Scribner and they talk about Broadway and stuff. Meanwhile Reid talks German and stuff with fave ex-pats Breanna O’Mara and Doug Leatherman of Pina Bausch. How was your Thanksgiving?! —- This episode…
74: At The Movies with Isabella & Harriet
Nov 16, 2018 • 82 min
It’s a four queen movie review as Isabella Boylston and Harriet Jung join to discuss Suspiria and The Kindergarten Teacher. Also, Reid talks to a goose and we get a special recap of Black Swan. Maggie Gyllenhaal please be on the podcast! —- This episode…
73: With Cassandra Trenary
Nov 9, 2018 • 72 min
Truly fierce ABT Soloist Cassandra Trenary joins the queens this week. They really laugh it up on this one. Find out who will play Cassie’s Mom and The Maid in the movie she is currently making. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
Bonus: Vote Or Die
Nov 6, 2018 • 11 min
This bonus Tuesday episode is just for those of you who are going to vote today. Thank you for voting! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
72: With Joseph Walsh
Nov 2, 2018 • 37 min
The Queens are busy so Jack does a quick visit to the Reid and Harriet Design Dungeon at Abrons Arts Center. Its a real Pee Wee’s Playhouse moment with surprise guest Joseph Walsh! Other friends stop by to say hello as well. Today’s Secret Word is: VOTE.…
71: With Wendy Whelan
Oct 26, 2018 • 76 min
The Queens go to legendary NYCB ballerina turned contemporary dance collaborator extraordinaire Wendy Whelan’s apartment to discuss dance and stuff. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
70: With Ashley R.T. Yergens
Oct 19, 2018 • 33 min
Just for the taste of it Reid and Jack talk about shows they’d most like to be able to re-view. Then, Ash Yergens joins the queens to get into everything from social media to creating your own funeral. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
69: With Tere O’Connor
Oct 12, 2018 • 95 min
Jack and Reid discuss garbage republicans, a bunch of dance, and Nina falling out of a Haagen Das. Then they interview the iconic choreographer who changed dance: Tere O’Connor. It’s a fierce lesson, so have your pen and paper ready. Links: Tere O’Connor…
68: With Harper Watters
Oct 5, 2018 • 90 min
Reid gives an impassioned reading of the New York City Gala (including the work of former guest Kyle Abraham). Then the queens are joined by long anticipated guest Harper Watters. Reid guesses her life story and they talk about Joseph Walsh (a lot).…
67: With Ariel Freedman and Douglas Letheren
Sep 28, 2018 • 66 min
Reid goes to Russia on his way to work and Jack breaks his foot. Then we travel back in time to a couple of weeks ago when Ariel Freedman and Douglas Letheren drove Reid to SFO. Correction: Aubrey Plaza is known for her role on the NBC American political…
66: 1996 With Matthew Wilkas and Jenn Harris
Sep 21, 2018 • 94 min
The Queens take a weekend trip with Matthew Wilkas and Jenn Harris to upstate New York. They chat over breakfast about what’s going on and stuff: coming out, shooting sex scenes, and playing sardines with celebrities. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
65: Reid Goes West
Sep 14, 2018 • 42 min
Reid returns from his adventures on the west coast and Jack has returned to teaching. They catch up on dancer weddings and beef jerky. Later the queens discuss the latest disturbing harassment revelations at New York City Ballet. —- This episode is…
64: Reid and Jack Talk Death
Sep 7, 2018 • 35 min
Summer is over and the fall has descended. Reid is depressed; Jack is always depressed. The queens talk about dying and stuff. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
63: With Liz Santoro
Aug 31, 2018 • 50 min
Episode 63: With Liz Santoro While reminiscing over a high-school crush the queens accidentally take a trip into Reid’s Filofax that he has had since college. Hear about Reid’s plans for a decontamination room. It’s a real reunion with a visit from Liz…
62: With Jean-Marc Puissant
Aug 24, 2018 • 95 min
Episode 62: With Jean-Marc Puissant Will someone please tell Stormy Daniels we lover her and want her on the podcast? Meanwhile find out how Jean-Marc Puissant went from being a dancer to a designer just like Reid accept not at all. Harriet joins in they…
61: Play, Dance, and Tell Big Little Lies
Aug 17, 2018 • 68 min
The queens discuss theater (Fairview at Soho Rep), dance (Mark Morris and Cunningham), and Big Little Lies (yes it took Jack a long time to watch that). —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
60: In New York in August
Aug 10, 2018 • 71 min
Jack and Reid accidentally discuss dance, specifically taking a look at Reid’s experiences dancing for Shen Wei. Also hear about the Queens’ trip to Reid’s mom’s house and bursting into tears watching Wonder Woman. Sounds like it’s August. —- This episode…
59: With Ryan Walker Page
Aug 3, 2018 • 88 min
Yesh it’s Ryan Walker Page! This epic queen walks the queens through an epic coming out story. From sports to Shambala to chaînés to sha-na-na — get into this Hollywood treasure. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
58: With Winona and Winona
Jul 27, 2018 • 28 min
Reid is somewhere in England, Jack is somewhere in his mind. Its a transatlantic situation. Jack saw Hereditary and Reid ate something that sounds like Huhha…ummm. Say Cornwall five times in a row. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way…
57: With Peter Smith
Jul 20, 2018 • 72 min
Jack talks with genderqueer matinee idol Peter Smith following their matinee of Peter Pan (which is still going on can you imagine?!) Sweaty and exhausted the two go deep but also make sure to go shallow. Reid chimes in from a far. —- This episode is…
56: With Dylan, Melissa, and Merce
Jul 13, 2018 • 41 min
Reid and Jack are still upstate. Backstage at Bard they chat with Melissa Toogood and Dylan Crossman before Four Quartets. They discuss stuff, but mainly one of our favorite queens of the dance: Merce Cunningham. Links: Merce Cunningham. Available Light.…
55: With Parker Posey
Jul 6, 2018 • 80 min
Parker Posey joins Reid and Jack as they reminisce. From soap operas to horror movies to ballet class at NCSA, these three queens chat it out in the summer heat. Also, Parker has written a fierce book which you need to read ASAP. —- This episode is…
54: With Victor Lozano
Jun 29, 2018 • 74 min
The Queens are joined by Baby Queen Val aka Victor Lozano. They get into what it is to be young, beautiful, underpaid dancer. Ah the glamour! Also you have wondered what young queers are up to, tune in for some hot tips. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
53: With Reid and Jack (American Horror Story)
Jun 22, 2018 • 36 min
Buckle Up! Jack is driving Ms. Bartelme around Bard College this week. They go get groceries while discussing current events (American Horror Story), working in Canada and stuff. Also, hear about one of the best ballets Reid has ever seen. —- This episode…
52: With Reid and Jack (Happy Anniversary)
Jun 15, 2018 • 52 min
It’s our One Year Anniversary! We loves you and thank you for listening. In person, by voice memo, or (as in this week’s case) by phone call, the Queens have kept it up each and every week. This week, they review Erin Markey’s extraordinary new show,…
51: With Isabella Boylston
Jun 8, 2018 • 76 min
James Whiteside steps in for Jack who is upstate with Peter Pan. Reid and James have a curry and chill with the trina with it all: Isabella Boylston. The three get into rigor, humor, and kindness. Jacks still manages to haunt the episode because he’s a…
50: With Reid and Jack (Men Don’t Leave)
Jun 1, 2018 • 59 min
Hear about the heartbreaking genius of MEN DON’T LEAVE. Reid has loved this movie for a long time and Jack finally watched it. Hopefully by now you have too. Jessica Lange is a National Treasure. Also Joan Cusack and Chris O’Donnell and that little boy…
49: With Erin Markey
May 25, 2018 • 68 min
Jack and Erin Markey are in rehearsals for Peter Pan (can you imagine). They have a chat on a break about their upcoming 24 hour Phantom of the Opera performance they are also making and Erin’s new show, Singlet. Reid responds by voicemail, which covers a…
48: With Robert Binet
May 18, 2018 • 50 min
Jack and Reid catch up by phone. Are you coming to the drag party to benefit Callen-Lorde this Sunday? Reid also reviews City Ballet and interviews Robert Binet. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
47: With Reid and Jack from Coffey Street
May 11, 2018 • 50 min
Jack and Reid are at a photo shoot and talk about dance, Ansel Elgort, Audra McDonald, Carrie Fisher, and stuff. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
46: With Kyle Abraham
May 4, 2018 • 88 min
The Queens catch up with Kyle Abraham around his Joyce season. It’s a sweet catch up between him and Reid, who have known each other for 20 years. Jack still has lots to add. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
45: Ballet and Married with Joseph Walsh and Lauren Strongin
Apr 27, 2018 • 68 min
Reid gets the T from Joseph Walsh and Lauren Strongin on San Francisco Ballet’s Unbound festival and what its like to be ballet and married. Jack is alone and reads to us from his 17yr old self. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
44: Reid and Jack Go Bi-Coastal
Apr 20, 2018 • 77 min
Episode 44: Reid and Jack (Go Bi-Coastal) From across this Wild Wild Country, Reid (in San Francisco) and Jack (in Annandale-on-Hudson) catch up by phone about Ballet, Broadway, and Cults. Money walks in and Art walks out, honey. Kisses Sheila! —- This…
43: Reid and Jack Look For a Two Bedroom
Apr 13, 2018 • 43 min
Jack and Reid are in post show depression but that doesn’t stop them from dragging their corpses to work, and in Jack’s case, looking for a new apartment. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
42: Reid and Jack (Everything Is Imaginable)
Apr 6, 2018 • 41 min
We’re backstage at New York Live Arts for the opening night of Jack’s “Everything Is Imaginable”. The queens (Jack, Reid, James, Lloyd, Garen, Harriet) reveal their opening night rituals while getting ready for the show. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
41: Reid and Jack from Gibney Dance
Mar 30, 2018 • 46 min
Episode 41: Reid and Jack from Gibney Dance Jack and Reid are in post show depression from the Guggenheim while having pre show anxiety about New York Live Arts. So tired and so anxious. Work! Garen Scribner joins in. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
40: Adrian with Reid & Harriet
Mar 23, 2018 • 42 min
Episode 40: Adrian with Reid & Harriet Adrian Danchig-Waring interviews Reid & Harriet in preparation for their upcoming show at the Guggenheim. Jack is hurt. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
39: With Joanna Kotze and Jonathan Allen
Mar 16, 2018 • 61 min
Reid and Jack interview fierce dancer/choreographer Joanna Kotze and her collaborator/artist/husband Jonathan Allen about their upcoming performance at New York Live Arts and their almost 20 year relationship. Also do three men in a pink trash bag equal…
38: Reid and Jack Go To The Ballet
Mar 9, 2018 • 44 min
Reid and Jack are walking thorough a world of balloons, armed with pins. They dig deep into their recent New York City Ballet experience. They also discuss movies and mothers. Natch. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
37: Reid Sparrow
Mar 2, 2018 • 40 min
Reid gives and epic recap of Red Sparrow. Jack gags. Reid goes to Switzerland and has a moment in the sauna while Jack plays straight for money. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
36: With Reid and Jack and Russell
Feb 23, 2018 • 39 min
Jack and Reid have just finished rehearsal with Russell Janzen. The three queens gab about quarries, muffins, and moving to Austin. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
35: With Patricia Delgado
Feb 16, 2018 • 105 min
Has the city felt a little warmer this past year? Perhaps it is because belle ballerina Patricia Delgado has made the move to NYC. It’s a real love fest between the queens and this major Miami transplant. They talk sister-soulmates, loving the big apple…
34: With Lindsay Mack
Feb 9, 2018 • 75 min
Keeping it Witch-ay cuz it’s Jack’s Birthd-ay. Divine Tarot reader and intuitive, Lindsay Mack blesses the queens with a visit. While eating Jack’s surprise from Paige Lipari of Archestratus Books, the witches get into healing, contraction and release,…
33: With Tiffany Abban
Feb 2, 2018 • 61 min
Reid and Jack met Tiffany Abban when they went to school together. They knew then that she has a voice touched by the Gods. She has had an epic journey so far. Also, these three queens get real about the biz behind classical music, dance, and acting. —-…
32: With Dan Donigan aka MILK
Jan 26, 2018 • 77 min
Milk does a body good. Also minds and hearts. The queens are enthralled with the real life angel Dan Donigan/drag superstar Milk. Take a walk in the heels of this BFQ, Big Friendly Queen (which should be the title of Milk’s bqqk). Love! —- This episode is…
31: With Reid & Jack (APAP)
Jan 19, 2018 • 36 min
Reid forgot he was going out of town, so Reid and Jack catch up quickly over Chinese food. Reid reviews Gregory Spears, Neal Medlyn, The New York Philharmonic, and Phantom Thread. Jack talks about his sinus infection. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
30: With Change
Jan 12, 2018 • 29 min
It’s the bloodbath of APAP but the queens make time for a chat. Have you read Ferrante’s My Brilliant Friend yet? Also hear Reid and Jack discuss leaving Brazil and the exit of Peter Martins at New York City Ballet. Time’s Up. —- This episode is sponsored…
29: With Reid and Jack (Happy New Year)
Jan 5, 2018 • 45 min
By raven, message in a bottle, or voice memo, the queens carry on and bring you a New Years episode. Jack is in São Paulo where he is speaking Portuguese with his French accent. Reid is in NYC and is filling time with friends and a sticker book. Get a…
28: With Barton Cowperthwaite
Dec 29, 2017 • 80 min
The queens catch up with their friend/leading man/dance partner/prince, Barton Cowperthwaite. Find out how he became a dancer who can do anything while remaining humble with a heart of gold. Ugh, if only all straight men were like Barton. That’s just one…
27: At Archestratus with Paige Lipari
Dec 22, 2017 • 69 min
Coughing, cookies, and crying. It must be Christmas! After a quick what’s going on with movies and stuff, the queens chat and chew on the best cookies you’ll ever taste from Paige Lipari. If you haven’t gone to her store, Archestratus Books, you are…
26: With Teresa Reichlen
Dec 15, 2017 • 70 min
This Sugar Plum takes no bullshit. The queens are joined by epic queen Teresa Reichlen. Hear about her remarkable career at the intense New York City Ballet, how she is doing during the current scandal, and the best proposal story the queens have heard.…
25: With Larissa Velez-Jackson
Dec 8, 2017 • 87 min
Larissa Velez-Jackson is major. Her blend of post modernism, hilarity, and healing is full on. Reid has to Skype in from LA, like Heidi Klum in this past season of Project Runway (which Jack has finally watched so it’s def discussed). —- This episode is…
24: With Anthony Roth Costanzo
Dec 1, 2017 • 84 min
Anthony Roth Constanzo is the most famous American countertenor and a survivor, like Reid. This is the episode where Reid reveals what health issue he has been eluding to; its a plea for you to get yourself signed up for healthcare before the December…
23: With Chase Brock
Nov 24, 2017 • 85 min
Dynamo Chase Brock is about to celebrate his 10th anniversary of his company. To mark the event, he joins the queens during their breaks from rehearsals. He regales the queens with the story of his move to NYC to be on Broadway at age sixteen. From Ann…
Bonus: On Thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2017 • 59 min
The queens give you a special Thanksgiving episode! Cope with the the first part of the trilogy of terror that is the holidays by laughing along with them about their past week of exhaustion, pain, blood, and a surprise Jack got in his PO Box. —- This…
22: With Jibz Cameron (Aka Dynasty Handbag)
Nov 17, 2017 • 80 min
The genius Jibz Cameron aka Dynasty Handbag visits during Jack’s residency (thanks Gibney!) They swap Martha Stewart stories, discuss Beyoncé and LA, and Jibz reveals a BIG SECRET. Earlier the boys have talked about some bad dance, some good TV, and which…
21: With Lar Lubovitch
Nov 10, 2017 • 100 min
Reid and Jack have an epic discussion with the epic Lar Lubavitch about his epic 50 year career. From Anthony Tudor to Bernadette Peters to being a go-go boy to choreographing figure skating, there is nothing he hasn’t done. Reid and Jack also discuss…
20: With Reid and Jack
Nov 3, 2017 • 87 min
It’s our twentieth episode, which means: just the Queens. Jack explains Blade Runner to Reid and muses on Joan Didion. Reid explains why he’ll have potatoes in his pockets when he’s older and gushes about Mark Morris. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
19: With Conversations On Dance
Oct 27, 2017 • 63 min
Podcasts collide as the queens host Conversations on Dance. It’s a real bun head moment as they get into the hopes and perils of the ballet path. Jack and Reid also obsess over Pam Tanowitz, rue gross audience behavior, and Reid tells a nightmare dentist…
18: At Interlochen Arts Academy
Oct 20, 2017 • 69 min
Reid and Jack’s High School Reunion! It’s a real journey as the queens return to Interlochen Arts Academy for Alumni week-end. Whilst there they meet and interview Peter Sparling and find out what it was like dance for Martha Graham and José Limon at the…
17: With Pam Tanowitz
Oct 13, 2017 • 85 min
We’re at Reid’s new apartment discussing K.I.D.S. Inc., doppelgängers and more! Later the queens are joined by choreographer Pam Tanowitz to talk blow jobs and making dance with intellect and heart. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
16: With Beth Gill
Oct 6, 2017 • 105 min
Reid and Jack talk dance and dance makers PAST (yo ballet, what’s good?), PRESENT (hello Contemporary, goodbye Modern), and FUTURE (yay Beth Gill is here). Beth has a pizza and a beer and gives extraordinary insight into the creative process. —- This…
15: With Michelle Mola
Sep 29, 2017 • 66 min
Reid makes Jack manic with a recap of Victoria and Abdul and then the queens swap notes on Pina. Later, they are visited by the kaleidoscopic Michelle Mola. She swirls from her Juilliard experience to performing for Jack to teaching Pilates and Ballet for…
14: With Bobbi Jene Smith
Sep 22, 2017 • 104 min
Bobbi Jene Smith is having a baby! You’ll hear about it first on this week’s episode. Also hear us get triggered by moving, opening mail, parents, and living in a woman’s home. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
13: With Breanna O’Mara
Sep 15, 2017 • 89 min
Death, Ikea, and the glamorous life of Breanna O’Mara. Reid and Jack already feel fucked by the shift from summer to fall but the wonderful Bre arrives to cheer up the Queens. They chat about how she went from Juilliard to working with Ferver (Rumble…
12: With The Scribner Brothers
Sep 8, 2017 • 74 min
Jack and Reid talk movies and flirt with the Scribner brothers (Garen and Justin). They talk being gay brothers, moving from ballet to broadway, notorious ballet teacher Melissa Hayden, entering the “white room”, and the art of witchcraft and headscarves.…
11: With Jordan Isadore
Sep 1, 2017 • 75 min
We ADORE Jordan Isadore. From jazztheaterdance in Cali to Shen Wei to dancing “like if Cunningham was a stripper”, this Queen is giving it to us. Definitely discussed is the problem of when dance becomes an insider art and how to GET OVER THAT. Reid and…
10: With Reid & Jack
Aug 25, 2017 • 46 min
It’s just the TWO QUEENS this week. Reid and Jack really get into stuff from Leontyne Price to Madonna, Reid’s memories of the recently closed American Boychoir School, and Jack’s psychic metaphysics. For La Dans they watch Rubies and talk Teresa Reichlen…
9: With Anula Maiberg
Aug 18, 2017 • 79 min
BODY-ODY-ODY!!! Famed Pilates instructor Anula Maiberg gives us courage as she laughs off body fascism and inspires us to move it or lose it. Find out what the potato method is and also how she lost her virginity. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…
8: With Jenn Harris
Aug 11, 2017 • 71 min
This week, Reid and Jack are joined by star of stage and screen, Jenn Harris, for a look at dance, theater, auditioning, and dreaming. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
7: With Lloyd Knight
Aug 4, 2017 • 78 min
As humans continue to destroy planet earth, Reid and Jack look to movies, musicals and movie musicals for a reason to persist. They are joined by the incomparable Lloyd Knight, principal dancer of the Martha Graham Company, who is reason enough to want to…
6: With Russell Janzen
Jul 28, 2017 • 71 min
Emeralds and Rubies and Diamonds (Oh, My). Reid and Jack talk Jewels, Hayek, Kidman, and singing to a bicycle with New York City Ballet principal dancer Russell Janzen. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
5: With Heather Lang
Jul 21, 2017 • 87 min
Heather Lang joins Reid and Jack in this weeks epic kiki where we uncover the perfection of The Rockettes, Madonna, and a burning prom dress. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
4: With Honey Wolters
Jul 14, 2017 • 61 min
Travel the LIRR with Reid, Jack, Tchaikovsky and stuff. Its Honey’s 70th birthday and we learn a lot of stuff about Reid, a very different New York City, drugs, god and dinosaurs. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Bonus: Whipped Cream
Jul 10, 2017 • 36 min
In this bonus edition, Reid and Jack indulge in an extended look at Alexei Ratmansky’s ballet “Whipped Cream”. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.
3: With James Whiteside
Jul 7, 2017 • 64 min
In this week’s radio show Reid and Jack discuss getting sick from eating too much whipped cream. Then we go uptown to kiki with James Whiteside and discuss his new memoir: The Snake Wheel of the Ego Break. Finally, Jack tells Reid explains how Adrienne…
2: With Harriet Jung
Jul 3, 2017 • 55 min
Reid and Jack are joined by dance costume and Costumes for Living designer, Harriet Jung. They discuss dance and stuff, the problem of getting anywhere in NYC, and suddenly last summertime sadness. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way…
1: With Reid & Jack
Jun 30, 2017 • 48 min
Welcome to What’s Going On With Dance and Stuff! This week, Reid Bartelme and Jack Ferver discuss podcasting about dance and stuff, Beth Gill’s Catacomb, and the problems and perks of waking up Jennifer Lawrence. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor:…