Cheers, Stomps & Whistles

Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have AJ Berna. AJ is a writer/comedian from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: comedy, living in Washington DC, falling in love with writing and what gets the creative juices flowing. This episode is wonderful. I hope you enjoy!

Find AJ Online!
Twitter - @ajberna
Instagram - @aj.berna
Webseries - The Dating Game

You can also see AJ perform regularly around town at the theaters listed below:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Impro Theater - 1727 N Vermont Ave #211, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: AJBerna_Export_4.19.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Billy Merritt. Billy is a performer/teacher/actor from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: sandwich-making tips, growing up in Florida, finding your joy and the early days of UCB.

Also, please be sure to subscribe to Billy's new podcast, Make That Sandwich on iTunes now!

Find Billy Online!
Twitter - @BillyMerritt
Instagram - @billymerritt

You can see Billy perform regularly at UCB Franklin, UCB Sunset and the Clubhouse with the SWARM, the Smokes, Toledo Rep and many other wonderful teams!

UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: BillyMerritt_Export_4.10.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Patrick Ehlers. Patrick is a comedian/writer from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: comedy, comic books, expanding your world view and allowing yourself to be happy with who you’ve become.

You can also listen to Patrick’s newest project - My Name is Weezer which premiered on April 1st! My Name is Weezer is an in-depth look at Weezer’s catalog - it is hosted by Patrick and Jen Kleinrock and it’s wonderful. Subscribe now on iTunes and Stitcher!

Find Patrick Online!
Twitter - @Patrick_Ehlers
Instagram - @patrick_ehlers
Retcon-Punch.com

You can also see Patrick perform regularly around town. Most shows located at the below theaters:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Nerdist School Stage - 7518 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Impro Theater - 1727 N Vermont Ave #211, Los Angeles, CA 90027
iO West - 6366 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: PatrickEhlers_Export_4.4.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Tanha Dil. Tanha is a stand-up/improviser from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: desperately wanting to be white, finding yourself, self-doubt and the importance of honesty.

Find Tanha Online!
Twitter - @tdil001
Instagram - @tan__solo
Short Film - Clickbait

You can also see Tanha perform around Los Angeles - select shows located at:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Nerdist School Stage - 7518 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Impro Theater - 1727 N Vermont Ave #211, Los Angeles, CA 90027
iO West - 6366 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: TanhaDil_Export_3.27.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Greg Hollander. Greg is an improvisor/professional editor from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: growing up in a family with differing viewpoints, moving to a large city, coming to terms with who you are and miracles. This is a terrific conversation - I sincerely hope you enjoy!

Find Greg Online!
Twitter - @GregHollander
Instagram - @tasty.greggnog
Facebook - ZamboniGrenade
YouTube - ZamboniGrenade

You can also see Greg’s work in the upcoming Lonely Island film, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping - in theaters June 3rd. Watch the trailer here.

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: GregHollander_Export_3.21.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Matt Rath. Matt is an incredibly talented improvisor, stand-up and writer from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: following your dreams, moving to somewhere new, relationships, listening habits and falling in love with what you do. This is a great chat, Matt is a great guy, I hope you enjoy!

Find Matt Online!
Twitter - @mattrathcomedy
Website - mattrathcomedy.tumblr.com

You can also see Matt perform every first and third Wednesday with his team Boss Jr. at their show, Boss Jr. Presents located at:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: MattRath_Export_3.14.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Mark Mitchell. Mark is an improvisor/writer from Los Angeles and came on to talk about coming to terms with who you are, growing up in a large family, falling in love with comedy and his new mantra from 2016: “fuck it!”

You can also see Mark perform regularly around the Los Angeles comedy scene with his teams Solid Gold Forever and The Up and Up. Shows located at:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: MarkMitchell_Export_3.8.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Danny Cymbal. Danny is an improvisor/actor from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: health, family, religion and of course, comedy.

Find Danny Online!
Twitter - @hesmellsnice
Instagram - @hesmellsnice
YouTube - Are You Choking?

You can also see Danny perform on the first Tuesday of every month with his team Funk Shuffle (The Clubhouse), every other Sunday with his team Secrets (The Clubhouse) and on Sunday’s with his team Short Stop (Nerdist School Stage). Shows located at:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Nerdist School Stage - 7518 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: DannyCymbal_Export_2.29.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Chris Duce. Chris is a comedian from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: family, relationships, divorce and self-discovery.

Find Chris Online!
Twitter - @chrisduce
Instagram - @chrisduce
Website - chrisduce.com

You can also see Chris perform regularly with his team Icky Pep at any of the below locations:

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: ChrisDuce_Export_1.21.16.mp3
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Welcome to Cheers, Stomps & Whistles with Ryan Middledorf - don’t forget to subscribe on iTunes and Stitcher!

On the show this week, we have Ego Nwodim. Ego is an actor/comedian from Los Angeles and came on to talk about: the CBS Diversity showcase, being an aggressively honest person, comedy, acting and her deep affection for fire! This is a tremendous chat - enjoy!

Find Ego Online!
Twitter - @eggy_boom

You can also see Ego perform regularly with her team 8 Babies at Harold Night (UCB) and with her team #NoParents at After School Special (The Clubhouse).

The Clubhouse - 1607 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Franklin - 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
UCB Sunset - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
UCB Inner Sanctum - 5419 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Love,
Ryan

Music Provided by:
Poddington Bear

“Bwip”
“Big Poppa”
http://www.soundofpicture.com/

Artwork Created by:
Bethany Radloff
http://www.beradloff.com/

Produced by:
Ryan Middledorf, Channing Van Horn & Julie Kimmel

Direct download: EgoNwodim_Export_1.30.16.mp3
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