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FOF #926 – Sesame Street Cred

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street, a revist to a Best of Feast of Fun episode.

Listen as we talk to author Michael Davis about his book Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street. In his book Michael takes an in-depth look at the groundbreaking program from it’s inception to the present day, covering some interesting behind-the-scenes conflicts which were a part of the creative energy of the show.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 7 months ago 1

FOF #2766 – Drag Queen Season is Here

Just because RuPaul’s Drag Race is secretly filming right now doesn’t mean there’s not a shortage of fabulous shows featuring new and exciting gender blenders!

Today we take a sneak peek at Dragula Season 3, Camp Wannakiki Season 2 and the fall lineup of Cooking with Drag Queens!

Posted in: Podcast 10 months ago 2

Best of Fun! A Lady Bunny Christmas

Christmas isn’t quite the same without the raunchy outrageous humor of our beloved drag mom Lady Bunny. For over a decade Bun-Bun’s twisted holiday parodies have been a favorite of our end of the year Incredibly Strange Christmas Music special.

But what kind of Christmas music does she enjoy listening to? Today Lady Bunny joins us to look at some outrageous Christmas music we all love.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 6 months ago 0

My Life with Terrence McNally: Corpus Christi, Lips Together Teeth Apart

Terrence McNally’s passion play “Corpus Christi” is one of the most controversial tellings of the “Greatest Story Ever Told.” Fausto’s mom Patricia Riddick-Fernós was close friends with Terrence in high school and the character of Patricia Rudd in Corpus Christi is based on her.

Join us as we talk to Patricia Fernós over the phone about Corpus Christi, and her lifelong friendship with Terrence McNally.

Posted in: Podcast 2 months ago 1

Disasterina! Behind the scenes on Cooking with Drag Queens

One of the most talked about drag queens from Dragula is Disasterina, the rock & roll queen from a magical dimension whose ship crash landed on Earth and her quest for “fuel” is taking her in unexpected directions. Disasterina won our hearts with her goofy sensibilities, so we just had to invite her on Cooking with Drag Queens.

Posted in: Featured, Videos 3 months ago 0

Master Chef’s Tommy Walton Sets the Kitchen on Fire

We’re just crazy about Tommy Walton, who Chef Gordon Ramsay said was one of the most memorable people on his reality TV cooking competition MasterChef.

Today we chat with Chef Tommy Walton about his stint on reality TV, his wild fashion sensibility and how he managed to convince one of the contestants that he was a vampire.

Bonus: Beneath the Peculiar World of Barbra Streisand

Today we’re joined by actor Michael Urie, best known for playing Marc St. James on the TV series Ugly Betty. Michael is now starring in Buyer & Cellar, a one man show that takes us on an imaginary journey of an actor hired to work as a store clerk in Barbra Streisand’s underground basement village.

Listen as Michael Urie takes us in depth into Barbra Streisand’s peculiar home and her obsession with her possessions and working with Vanessa Williams on Ugly Betty.

Posted in: Actors, Interviews, Podcast 1 month ago 0

Save the Feast of Fun Podcast

When we first started doing the Feast of Fun podcast on February 8, 2005, there were about 50 shows listed on the first podcast directory. Most of them were called audio blogs, where sole voices […]

Posted in: Announcements, Featured 6 months ago 0

BONUS: Interview with the Hideously Beautiful Christeene

Christeene is exploding across the South in a hot mix of raw sexual shamlessness and original rap music. Today we’re continuing our shows from Austin, Texas with the man behind the mad woman, musician Paul Soileau.

Plus: A prankster overtakes WallMart’s intercom, Indonesia’s soil snack food, and Prinny the little cat from Australia that learned how to swim.

FOF #2810 – Peaches Christ Takes on Gremlins

Fierce. Gorgeous. Glamorous. Dangerous. Peaches Christ’s new show for the holiday season, Femlins is a hilarious send-up of the Stephen Speilberg holiday classic Gremlins, but with an all drag queen cast.

Today the glorious Peaches Christ, filmmaker and drag legend joins us to talk about the film Gremlins and her stage tribute Femlins, playing at the Castro Theater one day only, Dec 14th.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 6 months ago 0


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