29 episodes

Flop: (of a performer or show) completely unsuccessful; fail totally.

Join Lynn (& sometimes Mark) and a special guest each episode as they talk about their biggest flops and how those failures shaped their lives and their artistic practice.

Flop Lynn Panting & Mark White

    • Performing Arts

Flop: (of a performer or show) completely unsuccessful; fail totally.

Join Lynn (& sometimes Mark) and a special guest each episode as they talk about their biggest flops and how those failures shaped their lives and their artistic practice.

    Paul Ewan Wilson: Being Present in the World in Addition to the Rehearsal Room 

    Paul Ewan Wilson: Being Present in the World in Addition to the Rehearsal Room 

    Lynn chats with Paul about confidence, injury, and adapting your practice. We also discuss the musical Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (not really- but Paul does mention it).

    Paul Ewan Wilson is an actor and arts educator. A true collaborator, Paul is at once focused, precise, and so much fun.

    • 41 min
    Melanie O'Brien: Be Good to People and Skip the Naked Mile

    Melanie O'Brien: Be Good to People and Skip the Naked Mile

    Lynn and Melanie talk about love, auditions and Melanie's approach to art and teaching. 

    Melanie O'Brien is a singer, songwriter, and theatre performer known for her solo work and her duo with Philip Goodridge, The Duds. She's also your show crush. 

    Listen to Melanie: 

    https://music.youtube.com/channel/UCwNUXIzzj8aha0OS0VPXPhQ



    Listen to the Duds:

    https://music.youtube.com/channel/UCyay_4bZ2l4dPjtRYO6VXLA



    The Naked Mile: 

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Pie_Presents:_The_Naked_Mile

    • 23 min
    Danielle Irvine: The Joy of Work

    Danielle Irvine: The Joy of Work

    Lynn chats with Danielle about Zoom frustrations, taking a breath, and the Power of One.

    Danielle Irvine is a director, producer and the Artistic Director of Perchance Theatre at Cupids. She is also a soul-sister, mentor, hug giver and so much more.



    The Power of One

    https://www.perchancetheatre.com/the-power-of-one.html



    Bubble Seating at Perchance Theatre at Cupids

    https://www.facebook.com/PerchanceTheatre/photos/a.813057588707351/3374678852545199

    • 42 min
    Abra Whitney: Non, Je ne Regrette Rien

    Abra Whitney: Non, Je ne Regrette Rien

    Abra and Lynn talk auditions, pushing forward without regret, and Stevie Wonder. 

    Abra Whitney is a singer, actor, conductor, clinician, producer, and teacher. She is the brightest light in every room and you want her voice as your ring tone. 

    • 35 min
    Flop Pod BONUS: COVID 19 & the Arts Industry Ep. 6 Grief, Resilience & Big Production with Terri Andrews

    Flop Pod BONUS: COVID 19 & the Arts Industry Ep. 6 Grief, Resilience & Big Production with Terri Andrews

    Lynn chats with Terri Andrews about La Cage Aux Folle and the way forward for large-scale production in Newfoundland and Labrador.

    Terri Andrews, Director is the Executive Producer and Artistic Director for TaDa! Events and the producer and director of La Cage Aux Folle

    TADA Events: https://tadaevents.ca/

    • 30 min
    Bonus: COVID 19 & the Arts Industry EP 5: Flexibility & Responsiveness in an Interim Position- Visual Arts, Community & Zoom with Daniel Rumbolt

    Bonus: COVID 19 & the Arts Industry EP 5: Flexibility & Responsiveness in an Interim Position- Visual Arts, Community & Zoom with Daniel Rumbolt

    Lynn chats with Daniel Rumbolt about responding to COVID-19 in a new position, his personal artistic practice and his love of Zoom. 

    Daniel Rumbolt is a visual artist, arts advocate, and the interim Director of Eastern Edge Gallery. 



    Eastern Edge Gallery:

    https://easternedge.ca/



    Daniel Rumbolt:

    https://www.danielrumbolt.com/

    • 23 min

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