WE HAD A HEDGEHOG ON OUR PODCAST! Okay, but we also had one of the best and most creative people with Hedgie. And we adore her. Erica Carlson entertains children and their families with balloon sculptures, magic shows, and more. For over 20 yea
On the mic this week, we are joined by local singer/songwriter Imber SolisOhio-based singer-songwriter Imber Solis (meaning rain and sun in Latin) has partnered up with pianist-songwriter Scott Lee to present a soulful blend of pop, rock, and j
Join Krista as she sits down with the cast of it's all been done Radio Hour, an extremely talented cast of voice actors that Has been putting on radio shows for years now. This episode will explain how it all got started, some of the behind-the
I WANNA ROCK! This week on Speak Easily, we had the chance to chat with J’Quay Lamonte Gibbs, Sermontee Brown, and Ryan Shreve- fellow cast-mates at Short North Stage’s production of “ROCK OF AGES”. The cast chats about the experiences, the mus
This week on Speak Easily, we are joined by HONEY AND BLUE, and we are still swooning over them. Prepare to fall in love with the incredible sound and stories! The band, a self-described blend of pop and soul, is fronted by singer/songwriters A
Music Producer and Mixer and totally cool human Mark Abrams joins us on the mic this week. From stories of recording with incredible talent to some of the weird things bands do, Mark was an absolute joy to chat with on Speak Easily! Check his w
Author, Illustrator, Speaker, and owner of Wonderville Studios, the incredible Jason Tharp joins us on the Speak Easily mic. Jason’s books encourage kids to find their own magic because it’s okay to be different! His messages of empathy, inclus
Author, life coach, mom, and incredible human Melissa Kelley join us on the mic. Raising two children and navigating life is tough, but Melissa researched and learned and finally wrote her own narrative to help other families work through emoti
Composer/lyricist, playwright, accompanist, arranger, and actor Brian Horne joins us to talk about writing his original award winning musical "Second to Sherlock". Brian also Co-hosts and edits the Trashwatch podcast.
Today Krista is joined by her castmates from the Short North Stage presentation of Spring Awakening!
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The incredible and charismatic David Weaver joins us to in studio to discuss his work on stage in Central Ohio, his work with Opera Columbus, Columbus Light Opera, The Ohioana Library, and WOSU! Expect singing!
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Our incredible friend Jesse Hubbard drops by to speak some truths, and share where he has been the past year or so. Jesse has been an amazing voice for men's mental health, as well as an accomplished father, husband, business owner, and world-c
Tyrell Jamaal Reggins, Tirzah Washington and Kim Garrison Hopcraft stop by the studio to talk about their experience with the Butterfly Guild of Nationwide Children's Hospital on this years production of Cinderella! And Krista raises an importa
FIlmmakers Jon Sherman and his partner Melissa Vogley Woods drop by the studio for a chat about their new film They/Them/Us, which was shot and produced right here in Central Ohio!
Charlie and Lisa, two divorced parents in their
This past summer we were honored with a Columbus Podcast Award! And so were our guests today! Matt and Shaun stop by for a chat about their show, what it was like to win, and exchange Dad Jokes!
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Jeff Dirks from Java Central Cafe and Roaster stops by and makes instant friends by bringing us literally the best coffee we've ever had. Java Central is a local business in Westerville, but ships all over through their website. If the tale of
The amazing, caring, inspiring and talented Donte Woods-Spikes stops by to talk about his budding career as an author! His new book "So. Long. Unfinished Good Byes with the Children of COVID-19" just hit Amazon!
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Rapper, Artist, Podcast Host and super-eloquent Jon Spreez joins us on the Speak Easily Mic. Listen in as he chats about his music, family, and then we have the pleasure of an incredible performance off his newest album "The Plain". You can get
CEO of COSI, the greatest Science Museum in the United States, Dr. Frederic Bertley stops by to share his contagious positivity with us, and talk about all things COSI!
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General Director and CEO of Opera Columbus, the incredible Julia Noulin-Mérat joins us on the mic! Julia is an American/French/Canadian producer and director and is leading Opera Columbus to incredible new journeys. We discuss life, traveling,
We are joined in studio with Actors Theatre of Columbus in their presentation of "Eurydice". Director Beth Josephsen, as well as Jackson Mullins (Orpheus) and Emily Grim (Eurydice) join Krista (who is also in the cast!) on the microphone to cha
The amazing Corrine Labita stops by to have a drink, and give Krista and Ben a Tarot Card reading. She has an event coming up this weekend with our friends at Saint Russell Productions called Tarot & Cocktails with Corrine Labita! 6:30 PM on Ju
Artist Lance Johnson stops by the studio to paint a picture for us, literally! While he and Krista chat we get to watch him create a peice of art that we now have hanging in our front room at the studio! Lance is an incredible person and you sh
The incredible Que Jones joins us on video today to show his transformation into his Drag alter-ego, Gretta Goodbottom. And if that isnt worth the price of admission (which is still free, your welcome by the way...) you get three songs performe
We sit down with the new braintrust in charge of one of our favorite local watering... er... honey-ing? holes, Brothers Drake Meadery! Sarah and Oron have left their beloved and renowned meadery in the capable and glorious hands of Julian and K