Mike Fotis ranges on a variety of topics from improv and comedy to failing in the kitchen.
00:00: Mike and I discuss the recent Snowpocalypse and being living outside of Uptown during that hellish time.
02:03: Mention of the Snowpocalypse leads into a discussion on the Brave New Workshop Podcast.
05:07: We transition into talking about Mike’s family, how they might have influenced his humor, and his eventual arrival in Minnesota and the Brave New Workshop.
12:24: We discuss Mike’s fringe shows An Intimate Evening With Fotis and Mike and Matt.
17:50: We move onto Speech! and discuss the show and our respective experiences with competitive dramatic activities in high school.
24:01: I ask Mike to explain what he thinks is necessary in a comedic skill set.
31:32: We shift back to talking about fringe and what Mike is planning for the coming year.
33:59: Mike discusses his blog, My Kitchen Failures.
37:00: We wrap up the podcast with what’s new at the Brave New Workshop.