Gina Barreca – Author, Editor, Academic, Humorist
Gina Barreca is truly a force of nature. She’s written 10 books, edited 11 others, and her work has been translated into several languages. Her latest – FAST FUNNY WOMEN – is a collection of 75 nonfiction essays written by women ages 20 to 89 and includes a whole host…
Claudia Nankervis, Entertainment Producer
Direct from Australia, Claudia Nankervis, who by the way, is not my first guest from the 'land down under.' That distinction goes to her filmmaker mom, who I had the pleasure and honor of interviewing a while back. Her dad, by the way, Brian Nankervis, co-hosts a RocKwiz, a popular tv music show back home. Needless to say Claudia was introduced to the arts at a young age and she's capitalized on that. She's worked in radio, interned at a film production company in NYC and worked at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. She currently co-hosts a podcast and is developing a web series.
A Black Lady Sketch Show gets picked up for a second season
The HBO comedy series, created by and starring late night veteran Robin Thede, is the first sketch show entirely cast and written by black women, but even the title – A Black Lady Sketch Show – implies it doesn’t intend to…
Ashley Nicole Black, Is Back
It’s been a while since we first met and got to know the very funny and talented Ashley Nicole Black and so we thought it’s time for a ‘part 2.’ Ashley, who was a former correspondent and part of the Emmy-winning writing team for “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee,” is…
Julie Halston, Broadway Star, Re-visited
It's time for a re-visit with special guest Julie Halston. The actress/comedienne holds a special place in the Conversations with Creative Women universe. Julie's one busy lady. She's received glowing reviews for her role as producer Rita Marshall in the hit broadway musical "Tootsie," based on the classic 1982 film starring Dustin Hoffman. Sit back and enjoy the conversation with this very funny, warm, engaging, talented woman!