Comedienne Lisa Sundstedt, the "Madame of Comedy," teaches stand up and produces Pretty, Funny Women - the longest running all female comedy show. Since 1995, Lisa has met, booked and shared the stage with literally thousands of female comics from all over the world. She sits down each week with a different funny lady and delves into the serious side of a comic's life because after all, comedy equals tragedy plus time.
PFW Podcast 078 - Justine Marino
The Funny Dance Show with Justine Marino
Lisa sits down with one of her favorite former students, Justine Marino, and they discuss Justine's career path from when she first starting taking a stand up class to selling her own TV show to E! Entertainment.
PFW Podcast 077 - Brooklyn Jones
The Struggle is Real
Lisa sits down with one of her favorite comedians, Brooklyn Jones, and they discuss how hard work, determination and a spiritual practice can bring about success.
PFW Podcast 076 - Vicki Barbolak
America’s Got Talent and so does Vicki Barbolak!
After taking a few months off from recording, Lisa sits down with comedian, Vicki Barbolak, via Zoom, and the women discuss Vicki’s stand up comedy journey. They go deep into Vicki’s insane childhood and growing up in a gambling family, to being bullied for being overweight to becoming a top 10 finalist on America’s Got Talent. Vicki also tells Lisa a creepy story that gives her chills. And no, Lisa is not coming down with Covid…she just loves
PFW Podcast 075 - Bruce Smith
Industry Talk with Bruce Smith
Lisa interviews the first man on her podcast, comedy manager and president of Omnipop Talent agency. Bruce gives advice on what he looks for when considering signing a new client.
PFW Podcast 074 - Bridget Sell
Good Little Catholic Girl with Bridget Sell
Comedian Bridget Sell sits down with Lisa and they dish about angels, demons, ghosts and comedy.
PFW Podcast 073 - Justine O'Neill
A Smile That Lights Up A Room with Justine O’Neill
Former student and comic, Justine O’Neill, talks about her love of true crime, her obsession with the Law Of Attraction and why getting dumped by her Fiancé 6 weeks before their wedding was the best thing that ever happened to her.
I love this podcast. So funny. Lisa is a breath of fresh air and an asset in the comedy scene. She provides so many opportunities for female comedians. We appreciate her so much.
I love listening to the PFW podcast. Lisa brings out the humor and catharsis in women’s lives and makes you feel like you are sitting in on a private ladies night. Her own tone and perspective mesmerizes me. Her willingness to be vulnerable and ask the deep questions allows her listeners to take a collective breath of relief. Thank you Lisa for being the bridge to these amazing stories and giving me all the car laughs!
A MUST FOR FEMALE COMEDIANS!
This podcast is so funny, endearing and touching. So many incredible guests, and Lisa is an incredible host. I learn something every time I listen, and I always laugh. I highly recommend it!