Dennis Holden talks with old friends and new, highlighting the talented people of New York City and the world, while also talking about what matters most... comedy, music, movies, TV, theater, pop culture, fun news stories, professional wrestling and more!
Our good friend Michael Stahl joins us on the podcast, this time as the co-author of Bartolo Colon's autobiography! We talk with Michael about how he connected on the project, Bartolo's journey to, and through, Major League Baseball, and Bartolo's time with the Mets becoming "Big Sexy" -- and who can forget that home run in San Diego?
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On this week's episode, we have a three-way trivia dance between Sal (NBA and The Wire) v. Langston (Frazier and Power Rangers) v. Phil (Beatles and Doctor Who) to see who in their triad of friends is a trivia master.
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Myq Kaplan joins the podcast today to talk when he realized he could be a comedian, the transition to comedy from music, and why he would rather be murdered than be a murder. Myq also answers questions about some of his biggest passions, linguistics, Spider-Man, and the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer!
We talk with Myq about his new record, A.K.A., which you can get May 8th through the label Blonde Medicine!
It's the Goon Groom versus the Best Man on the latest edition of the DHAP Trivia Challenge! We test Keith on his knowledge of comic books and action figures, we ask Randy questions about The Simpsons and 2000s pop punk, and round #3 tests both of their knowledge of movies!
Learn more about Keith at TheMediaGoon.com!
Friend of the show, Chris Migliaccio, joins us for our third DHAP Trivia Challenge where we test Chris' knowledge of Saturday Night Live, pro wrestling, and John Mayer. Yes, this was a quiz of Chris, and not Dennis. How did Chris do testing his knowledge, and challenging the leaderboard?
Today on the DHAP Trivia Challenge, Amy tests her knowledge of the TV show Felicity, multiplication tables, and Bath and Body Works scents, against JT's knowledge of Shakira, hardwood floors, and the video game Call of Duty.
They're relationship partners, but on today's episode, they go head-to-head for a $2.00 gift card!
Who wins? Listen to find out!
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Our good friend Annie-Sage Whitehurst joins us back on the podcast to talk about her new super short film festival! All of the submissions are between 1 minute and 5 minutes long, shot on their phone, and filmed in their homes based on a weekly prompt. If you want to see this week's festivals, check it out on Friday night, and if you want to create your own short film, be on the lookout for this week's promp on Saturday!
It is always awesome to talk with our good friend Charles Curtis! Our conversations never go where they meant to, but on this episode we talk with Charles about his kid playing with the same Lego sets he did, the craziness of weekly Ben Folds concerts on the Internet from Australia, Jim's best pranks of Dwight on The Office, and oh yeah, why we connected this week, to chat some of our favorite Nickelodeon game shows!
Two of the most hard working and sincere people I know, Kimberly Alu and Dana Shulman join me to talk about the inspiration for their improv channel Social Distant Improv on Instagram, how it grew from twoprov with their partner to over 75 shows a week, finding joy and growth through tough times and so much more!
This Saturday, April 4th starting at 11am in New York, join and watch The Socially Distant 25 Hour Comedy Festival!
Our good friend Marc Adam Smith joins us on the podcast to talk about New York City in the 1980s and the best movies of that era, the amazing intro to the movie Staying Alive, Marc's deep knowledge of the mob, and so much more!
Via Zoom, our friends Sarah Hewitt and Charlie Shulman join the show today to talk about being stuck in place with their improv partner and life partner, the joy of escape rooms, the weirdest place they've done comedy, the challenges of starting a podcast and streaming shows, and so much more!
See Shewitt and Friends Sunday, March 22nd at 3pm EDT at Facebook.com/ShewittImprov!
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Recorded over a week ago, before the craziness of the last week, Ronny Pascale met me in midtown to talk about falling in love with baseball in Los Angeles, doing his one-liners from Twitter on stage, finding the perfect place to pee in midtown, and so much more.
You can follow Ronny on Twitter at @RonnyPascale!
We talk with author Sean Faye about his new book "The Path of a Tarnished Spoon" which you can currently get at Lulu.com! We talk with Sean about his writing process, whether 5 years is a long time to write a book, and the self-publishing process.
We also talk with Sean about our shared love of trivia and the Mets, and Dennis' prodding of Sean to do some stand-up!
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It's been almost a year to the day since we've had out friend Sam Moyer on the podcast, and we talk today through the importance of breaking the routine, our journeys through physical activities, the value of podcast ASMR, and so much more!
Learn more about all the awesome stuff Sam is working on at SamanthaMoyer.net!
Our good friend Scotty Watson is back to answer the age-old question -- "Is it easier to do improv with a baby or a dog?" Scotty also gives us awesome food and comedy recommendations for his hometown of Toronto, the importance of having a mentor and a mentee, and the value or taking a moment and stop and smell the cake... or, I guess, pie.
Brian Wright is back on the show to talk about his new book "The New York Mets All-Time All-Stars: The Best Players at Each Position for the Amazin's" which you can get right now on Amazon! On the show today, we talk about some of the Mets you know would make their all-time time, some surprises, and we look forward to the 2020 Mets season.
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From the end of The Good Place, and meeting Paul Reiser and Orange Cassidy, to catching up with loved ones, and reflecting on the past few months, DHAP is finally back and starting Year 9 of the show.
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Anything for a bit... I talked with my good friend Matt Vita about my injury sustained during his awesome Intergalactic Improv Battle show, how he gathers comedic materials during the holidays, where we're going to do our surf and comedy special tomorrow and so much more!
You can follow Matt on Instagram!
You can see Matt the first Saturday of every month at 11pm at The People's Improv Theater for the Intergalatic Improv Ba...
Today we chat with Donovan Andrew who talks the connection between comedy and wrestling, the time he got to ask Daniel Bryan a question, how close he was to become part of Tough Enough and more!
You can see Donovan Mondays at 9pm at The People's Improve Theater as part of the house team Stolen Valor!
You can see Donovan at The PIT Loft on Sunday 12/15 at 9pm for The Turkeys Multiverse Holiday Adventure and on Wednesday 12/18 ...
The talented Jason Ostrowski joins us on the podcast to talk about his time on Broadway, his travels through the world on water through music, the time Billy Joel hugged him, and so much more!
See Jason in "Sing Us A Song" as he shares showbiz stories and the music of Elton John, Billy Joel, Neil Diamond, and more on December 27, 28, 29, and 31 at The Downstairs Cabaret in Rochester, NY
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