"How to be Less Awkward" is equal parts cringeworthy, heartwarming and hilarious. Each revealing episode centers around a real-life awkward story told by the person who lived it. These conversations with host, Laura Merli, will leave you feeling like you've had a great night of over-sharing and remind you that we all have our awkward moments. Laura Merli is a Boston based standup comic and writer who's work's been published in Bust.com, Reductress and McSweeney's.
Do What you Like w Maddy Smith
Maddy Smith (MTV's Wild N' Out, New York Comedy Club) chats about spinning, corporate burn out, and how Wild n' Out taught her she was bad at dancing.
Live Compilation w Michelle Drozdick, Ricky Downes III, and Aimee Rose Ranger
Get a taste of our live shows featuring Michelle Drozdick on solo improv, Ricky Downes III on flirting with monkeys, and Aimee Rose Ranger on weird gifts.
Ppl are Awful w Christiana Jackson
Christiana Jackson (the Harlem Comedy Festival) lets us in on the awkward, irritating, and racist side of real estate.
Already a lot w Gabby Bryan
Gabby Bryan (Unabashed podcast, the Comedy Cellar) is an open book in life...and on this podcast! We talk about getting confident, nude scenes, partying at twelve, dental issues, and much more.
On the Same Page w Jay Jurden
Jay Jurden (the New Yorker, Stand up NBC, MTV News) talks about being a theatre kid, working as a personal trainer, and his comedy journey.
Resting Serious Face w Derek Humphrey
Derek Humphrey talks about growing up as a big kid, joining the navy, and getting out of his small town.
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I love that this podcast embraces the awkwardness. I fit in here!
What’s better than an embarrassing story?
NOTHING! 5 stars, and keep the good times coming!