The Right Room Podcast is a weekly podcast where Stand-up Comedian, Rupen Paul has conversations with people whom he considers as accomplished, entertaining and inspiring. Guests include comedians, authors, filmmakers, musicians, artists, actors, thinkers and sometimes if he can't find a guest he records an episode by himself. These conversations are funny, honest and inspiring.
Not Just Funny, Be Relevant Feat. Comedian Praveen Kumar
It's a new year and what better way to kick start the right room than by having Comedian Praveen Kumar on the podcast. In this episode we talk about movies, about hero worship in India, about funny audience members and about how he engaged his audience even during the lock down.
Thank You 2020
In this episode, I sit down and tell you what this year has taught us and what I've learned about watching out for people and about knocking on every door until the best door opens.
Seriously Off Stage Feat. Ravi Rao and Arnav Rao
Ravi Rao and Arnav Rao are stand up comedians from Bangalore and host of the podcast 'Between 2 Raos'. In this episode we sit down and have a chat about religion, confrontation, about punching down in comedy and about how this pandemic might actually save comedy.
Seriously Off Stage Feat. Ashwin Srinivas
Ashwin Srinivas is a comedian from Bangalore. In this episode we talk about being single during this pandemic, about how texting has changed relationships, about old friends and about the comedic dilemma of knowing where to be funny and where not to be so.
Putting Mind into Martial Arts Feat. Sabari Karthik
Sabari Karthik is an International athlete who has represented India at various Karate Tournaments across the world. At the peak of his performance as an athlete after winning a bunch of accolades, he felt that his intuition wouldn't let him continue on that path as an athlete. His questioning led him to the space of physical education and sports training where he founded an organization called PHASE [https://www.phasesports.com/].
Do check out this episode as we talk about training camps, competing in international tournaments, what keeps athletes motivated through the rigor of training and about how the value of sports is not being imparted the right way in schools and what Sabari is doing to repair that.
Being open to New Experiences Feat. Ujwal Raj
What better way to celebrate a century of The Right Room than having a chat with my best friend of ten years Ujwal Raj. Ujwal is a filmmaker, educationalist and musician.
If you get to the 30 minute mark, there's some comedy for you but apart from that, In this episode we talk about being aware of the rat race, about decisions at crossroads, about being open to new experiences, about not having a job and about how education still has such a long way to go.
If you're still reading,Thank you for your support throughout this journey. I'll continue to hunt down great guests and have conversations that we all can benefit from.