Artist Gripes

Artist Gripes
Artist Gripes is a podcast that interviews and discusses the artist experiences in order to dispel the problematic presumptions about artists.

No. N. O. No.
Sep 18 • 52 min
Pedro Hernandez opens up about how crucial and important making the right decisions are for your health your success and your career….even if that means finally setting limitations. It’s not as easy as you’d think.
Tales of The Booked and Blessed
Aug 30 • 41 min
Packrat gives us the skinny on things that may not be so obvious to other artists, new dancers, and society at large. From the length of auditions, to unpaid gigs and being prepared, she gives us all the nitty gritties about the work that goes into…
The Emperor Has No POC
Aug 25 • 45 min
Liliane Wolfe talks about the trials and tribulations of musical theatre and it’s steady but slow pace on diversity both in front and behind the casting table.
One Show, One Hundred Lessons Part 2
Jul 30 • 67 min
Part 2 of One Show One Hundred Lessons provides more insight and advice than it does gripe. It gives artists especially producers advice on how to avoid the perils of producing… a shit show. Special thanks to cohost Justin Green from The Painted Fool…
One Show, One Hundred Lessons
Jul 24 • 62 min
No Intro Needed! Justin Green and I went to LA for our first west coast No Peeking Show and our cup runneth over with advice, lessons, red flags, knowledge, tips, hacks and more. We had so much to say, it’s TWO EPISODES! Here’s part ONE.
Surprise! You’re Valid (…and stop looking over THERE)
Jul 3 • 32 min
Ever wonder when you’re going to FEEL like a success? Kat Reese dismisses that myth of what the peak of your success may look like feel like or actually be.
The Dangerous Myths of Creativity’s Relationship with Mental Illness
Jun 21 • 30 min
Eileen Ramos continues to break the silence about mental health & tears down the myth of mental illness being the direct source of successful creativity for artists.
“Just tell me what to do”
Jun 14 • 25 min
Chazz Jogie gives us some tips on external process and how to get those creative juices flowing.
Truth be told
Jun 7 • 32 min
Brian Piña lets us in on how he turned ugly truths into a tool for something for better. Or at least something he can be proud of: A true reflection of himself.
Success and what’s missing?
May 31 • 31 min
Listen to Chris Ortiz’s take on community and relationships and it’s importance in what many people would consider success.
“It’s Not Enough”
May 23 • 43 min
Tara Moses calls a spade a spade about representation, miseducation, and not settling for what PWI’s have to offer us in the world of theatre and the arts.
Suffering, Self Care, and Selfishness
May 16 • 17 min
Mia Duran tackles the harmful presumption that artists need dysfunction to create. In turn she’s got some really great news for artists going through it at the moment 💕
What the @&$% are you doing?
Apr 30 • 30 min
Max Feinstein tells us how to get things done when we are stagnating from lack of work or in paralysis when we have lots of work but aren’t accomplishing our goals.
The Art Of The Side Hustle
Apr 17 • 55 min
Join me in a truly funny back and forth with Courtney Wheeler, who hosts a comedy showcase in Jersey City.
Artist Gripes: Discomfort
Apr 8 • 35 min
Artist Gripes is a podcast that interviews artists of different disciplines every week to dispel the problematic presumptions society has about artists.