What's The Mate?

What's The Mate?

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Spilling the tea: Berlin Improvised
#22: The Episode with The Tiny Orchestra & a Tender Tenderness
Apr 18 • 45 min
We are joined this week by three of our favourites! Matilde Keizer, Steindór Jónsson and Julieta ran with our stories of the Berlin housing crisis and took us to a place where people fight over space in toilet cisterns. Julia’s hatred of public displays…
#21: The Episode with Pizza Rat & The Voice of Mom
Apr 11 • 40 min
Improvisors Marisa Llamas, Kevin Napier and Julietta join us for another brilliant episode of What’s The Mate! Julia’s jealousy of a fat rat who was rescued inspired the tale of Pizza Rat who was too famous for his own good, a weird sighting in Wedding,…
#20: The Episode with Old People in MEC Suits & The Reasonable Expectation of Conversation
Apr 4 • 46 min
We are joined this week by the brilliant Nicole Ratjien, Noah Telson and Josh Telson of GLB! Our three comedians used our Berlin tales to inspire a world where old people are fighting on the frontline in MEC suits, people walk around with patent lawyers…
#19: The Episode with a Live Studio Audience & the Anti-Trump Peaceful Vegan Brunch
Mar 28 • 42 min
What’s The Mate favourites, CUNT HAMMER, join us for another episode and it’s a live one! Sara Nere, Caroline Clifford and Janina Rook took us on a very entertaining bro date inspired by Julia’s solo mission to the movies, and a listener’s voice note…
#18: The Episode with Caroline’s Owlets & The Singing Shrinks of Berlin
Mar 21 • 43 min
The wonderfully funny Friends With Benefits join us for this week’s episode of What’s The Mate! Antonia Bär, Caroline Clifford and Matilde Keizer took us on a wild ride where stories of “manspreading” lead to owl eggs hatching in Caroline’s pants, the…
#17: The Episode with Baby James Dean & Fighter Pilot Christmas Ornaments
Mar 14 • 45 min
This week’s episode features the brilliant This Never Happened! Jakob Wagner, Kevin Napier and Emma Aldridge joined us in studio for another episode of What’s The Mate where our true Berlin tales inspired the story of an audacious son who gets his dad to…
#16: The Episode with Monastic Security Guards and €120 Cat Poop
Mar 7 • 40 min
This week we are joined by the uber talented and brilliantly funny Steindór Jónsson, Andrea Andrésdottir and Carl Clancy aka A North Atlantic Extravaganza! They turned the true story of Germany’s scheme to pay Refugees to return home into a tale of Viking…
#15: The Episode with Dead Man Heirlooms & All The Hoo-Ha Talk
Feb 28 • 40 min
Another week, another episode! This week we are joined by Marisa Llamas, Amy Jane and Trevor Silverstein, three improvisers who treated us to some dark and hilarious comedy. In this episode, a story about the housing crisis inspires characters who will do…
#14: The Episode with Techno Painting and Terrible British Accents
Feb 21 • 45 min
The brilliant GRILL TALK joined us for this week’s episode of Berlin inspired funnies. Together, Matilde Kaizer, Nacho Sanguinetti and Trevor Silverstein improvised off of one of the more ridiculous AirBnB Experiences we’ve come across - Techno Painting.…
#13: The Episode with Angela Merkel and Gaston’s Hacked Instagram
Feb 14 • 62 min
We’re back baby and kicking things off with another visit from Skeleton Brains and the main men who helped kick things off in Season 1! Blake Farha, Daan Henselmans and Gaston Stabiszewski took us on a wild ride where true Berlin stories inspired the…
#12: The Episode with a Live Studio Audience and Noah’s Recurring “Sexy Voice”
Oct 30, 2018 • 51 min
We thought we’d close Season 1 with a bang and brought you our second live recording with a What’s The Mate favourite, GLB! Nicole Ratjien, Noah Telson and Josh Telson joined Julia again, this time in front of a packed house at Comedy Café Berlin. A story…
#11: The Episode with Charades Fight Club and Elbow Skin Grafts
Oct 23, 2018 • 41 min
Another week, another episode! This week we are joined by Amanda King, Marisa Llamas and Steindór Jónsson who treated us to some brilliantly funny and at times utterly terrifying Improv. In this episode we discover that Steindór’s bicycle repairman has a…
#10: The Episode with All The Vaginas & Crayfish in Tiergarten
Oct 16, 2018 • 36 min
Sara Nere, Janina Rook and Caroline Clifford of CǓNT HåmmɆr, join us for another brilliant episode of What’s The Mate! Our three improvisors unpacked how some of the week’s Berlin stories could have gone and blessed us with some truly hilarious improv. We…
#9: The Episode with all the Unsponsored Coca-Cola References & Terrifying Swans
Oct 9, 2018 • 34 min
This week we are joined by the brilliantly funny Antonia Bär, Andrea Andrésdottir and Carl Clancy. The three of them ran with our Berlin stories and gave new meaning to a “bone chilling” Berlin winter, treated us to the hilarious world of incompetent…
#8: The Episode with a Whiskey Drinking Hippopotamus & Kevin’s Terrible Cycling
Oct 2, 2018 • 34 min
Improvisors, Jakob Wagner, Kevin Napier and Emma Aldridge join us in studio for another brilliant episode of What’s The Mate. This week’s Berlin tales inspired the sad story of Marlene the Tapir who never gets asked to do meet and greets, we discover that…
#7: The Episode with a Live Studio Audience & Nacho Trying to Buy Condoms
Sep 25, 2018 • 45 min
This week is a biggie as we bring you our first Live Recording! The episode features GRILL TALK, who joined us in front of a packed house at Comedy Café Berlin. Matilde Kaizer, Nacho Sanguinetti and Trevor Silverstein brought the house down with their…
#6: The Episode with the Berlin Neighbour Manual & a Famous Public Toilet
Sep 18, 2018 • 38 min
Skeleton Brains are back! Blake Farha and Daan Henselmans joined us for round two and brought with them another Brain, Henri Parmentier. Together they improvised the not too far-fetched world of dealing with one’s neighbours, Julia’s questionable Döner…
#5: The Episode with Sensitive BVG Employees & Aunty Carrey’s Amazing Butt
Sep 11, 2018 • 36 min
From Berlin with Love come Amanda King, Kieran Humphries and Deschna Afram of Schön Connery! The troupe join us this week as we unpack how some of Julia’s stranger Berlin experiences could have gone. Their scenes got into the story of a dad who has…
#4: The Episode with Heavy-Handed Doctors & Poops On The Landing
Sep 4, 2018 • 33 min
This week we are joined by the brilliantly funny Nicole Ratjien, Noah Telson and Josh Telson of GLB! The GLB three run with our Berlin stories and give us a look into the world of a woman who has to choose between wearing napkins or her granny’s crochet…
#3: The Episode with Fabergé Eggs & Boring Josh Watching Boring TV
Aug 28, 2018 • 39 min
Comedy Café Berlin veterans, Michele (with one ‘L’) Guido, Josh (with powers) Telson and Peter (just Peter) Talbot, spill the tea on this week’s episode of What’s The Mate. Our bizarre Berlin sagas spark scenes of a lonely pensioner who is all too happy…
#2: The Episode with Terrible French Accents and The Berlin Techno Scene
Aug 24, 2018 • 31 min
Improvisors, Carl Clancy and Jakob Wagner of People System as well as Kevin Napier step into studio for a side-splitting episode of What’s The Mate. This week’s Berlin tales inspired our guests to take us to the previously unheard of Berlin Police…
#1: The Episode with No Name & Daan as a Dog
Aug 21, 2018 • 30 min
Blake Farha, Daan Henselmans and Gaston Stabiszewski of Skeleton Brains, join us for the inaugural episode of What’s The Mate - an Improv Comedy Podcast for the world, by Berliners! This week’s Berlin stories inspired scenes about thieving dancers on La…