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Episode 12 : “Grey Gardens” with Matt Baume

This week on the Bad Gay Agenda, we are taking a trip to Grey Gardens! Join Nick and special guest host Matt Baume, from “The Sewers of Paris” podcast. We discuss the draw and peculiarity of both Big Edie and Little Edie, and why they are such fascinating character studies. So put on your revolutionary costumes and have a listen! Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode 11 : “Gypsy” with Amanda Kuchinski

This week on the Bad Gay Agenda, Nick and his favorite Squirrel Friend, Amanda Kuchinksi talk about Gypsy, starring the Divine Miss M! Nick is gobsmacked with all of the cameos and castings, and Amanda drops some Stephen Sondheim knowledge. Amanda confesses that this would be the one role that would bring her out of musical theater retirement, and we are here for it! Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode 10 : “Pretty Woman” with Bobby Beus

This week on the Bad Gay Agenda, Nick is joined by special guest, and Julia Roberts fanatic, Bobby Beus! Bobby tells us about his musical dedicated to Julia entitle “The Complete Works of Julia Roberts: The Musical” which will be playing at the Hollywood Fringe Festival for the month of June! The hosts unravel the unexpected layers of the film that make this one of the most beloved romantic comedies of all time. Nick also expresses his deepest desires for Richard Gere in that unforgettable horseback scene. Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode 9 : “Steel Magnolias” with Kayan

This week on the Bad Gay Agenda, Nick and his boyfriend Kayan discuss Steel Magnolias! This is an extra special episode since Nick is finally the educator and Kayan is stepping in to serve as the honorary Bad Gay. Nick shares his earliest memories of growing up in neighborhood salons, Kayan gushes over Shirley MacLaine’s performance, and both hosts lament the fact that Julia Roberts was the only actress to snag an oscar nom for this fantastic film. Grab a slice of armadillo cake and enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode 8 : “Xanadu” with Pauly David

This week on the Bad Gay Agenda, Nick and special guest Pauly David are covering Xanadu! Strap on your roller skates and turn up the ELO as both hosts dive deep into this whimsical, often bizarre, but wonderful fantasy that is Xanadu. Pauly David recounts his first crush; the ethereal, effervescent, chanteuse herself, Olivia Newton John. Pauly also explains why this film is a love letter to Los Angeles, and both hosts pick their favorite songs from the wildly successful soundtrack. Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode 7 : “Legally Blonde” with Jack Raisch

This week on the Bad Gay Agenda, Nick and special guest Jack Raisch take on Legally Blonde, (What, like it’s hard?). They discuss the idea of the film not being a rom/com but rather a com/rom, how Elle Woods is a modern day feminist, and the idea of kindness and confidence are the fundamental building blocks of leading a life full of joy and success.

Legally Blonde  Middle school production opening number

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_v8LF-YWKfo

SNL skit https://vimeo.com/213459545

Jack’s favorite Elle Woods Montage
Legally Blonde trailer
‘Bend and Snap’ from the Legally Blonde musical