The Variety Artist with John Abrams – Weekly chats with inspiring Performers
By John Abrams
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What are the secrets of being a successful variety artist? Making my living for the past 20 years performing, I’ve figured out some things. I’ve also met some fascinating and successful people. All doing what they love. I call them “The Variety Artists”. How did they do it? What are their successes? What were their failures? How can we emulate what they did? You can be a fly on the wall and listen to these interviews. Performers learning from performers. You can learn along with me as I delve into what makes a successful variety artist. For more info and video courses for just about any art, go to TheVarietyArtist.com.
||Clean13: School Assemblies and Working as a Team with Razzle Bam Boom||This podcast gives you a double dose of amazing guests. Since 1999 this duo has performed themed educational shows for elementary school assemblies, theaters and community venues in California and throughout America. -||6/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Promoting your show DURING your show with Robert Baxt.||Robert Baxt is a Master Magician, Actor, Comedy Writer, and All Around Funny Guy. As a magician he’s performed at Comedy Clubs, Casinos, College Campuses and just about every venue you can think of. As an actor he’s made appearances in South Ameri||6/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: Supercharging your website with Josh London||Josh London is a terrific corporate & family entertainer out of the Central California area. - He’s also the owner of Click Convert Profit. He creates the very best entertainer Websites and provides proven on-line strategies for Variety Artists just||6/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: How to be your own booking agent with Jeri Goldstein||Jeri Goldstein is a former agent and manager, now author and music business and performing arts career coach. - Her free action-oriented weekly audio messages, Biz Booster Hot Tips, offer step-by-step strategies and techniques to help performing artis..||5/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: How to build a thriving entertainment business with Carmen Tellez.||Carmen Tellez is a pioneer in the family event planning industry. Owner of CharmandHappy.com, she offers balloon art, face painting, puppet shows, clowning and so much more. But her company is most famous for the giant pink singing telegram gorilla!||5/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: How do you get to Broadway…Danny Taylor will tell you!||Danny Taylor is an amazing musician that's played PERCUSSION and CONDUCTED for tons of NATIONAL TOURS, BROADWAY and Off Broadway shows (many you know). He's also one of the founding members of "Beyond the Gig" - A seminar that teaches musicians the bus.||5/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: The School Assembly Market and more.. with Doug Scheer.||Doug Scheer is one of the top school assembly entertainers in the country. He has 12 very different assembly shows and numerous magic shows. About.com calls him “The Best of the Best”. The Magic Castle Newsletter in Hollywood says “One of the Worl||5/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: How to work the Fair & Festival Market with Becky Goodyear||As “Sadie the Balloon Lady”, Becky has been working the Fair & Festival market for $%#@&* years. She knows all the ins and outs of that market. Take a journey with her as she travels from Clown and Balloon Twister to Balloon Show and Fair & Fest||4/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Secrets of a corporate entertainer with Lou Serrano||Corporate entertainer Lou Serrano has been a full-time professional magician for the past 20 years. He’s traveled across the country and internationally performing for people of all walks of life. You’ll learn how he booked shows with Johnny Depp,||4/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Murder Mysteries and Performer Philosophies with Eric Sharp||Eric Sharp is a magician, interactive actor and entrepreneur that wears many different hats. As a magician, he does close-up at cocktail parties - amazing and loosening up the audience. As an interactive actor,||4/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Working with Tech Companies with Master Magician Dan Chan||Dan Chan has performed for Google, Intel, IBM, Yahoo and many others. An amazing magician, he’s figured out how to market to these tech giants. Dan also got an entire article written about him on Buzz-Feed. It’s a crazy story of how he did it.||4/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Getting your website to the 1st page of Google – SEO with Pete Ellison||Although he makes his entire living doing music (a lesson in itself) for school assemblies, libraries and private events, Pete Ellison comes from a background of computers. Pete shares strategies that you can use, right now,||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: How to book 60 library shows in 5 minutes – Showcasing with Ken Frawley||Ken Frawley runs two library showcases In Southern California and has multiple live entertainment shows. He’s truly done everything in the library showcase world. You’ll discover how a 5-minute performance can book 10, 30, 60, even 90 shows.||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean0: My commitment to you! – With John Abrams||In this episode you’ll meet me and hear about my commitment to you. This podcast is definitely for you. What’s it all about? Who’ll I be interviewing? Why should you listen? Why the heck am I doing this? Ok. Enough. Just listen.||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Performers Learning from Performers....
I just enjoyed John's recent interview with Pete Ellison--"Getting Your Website to the First Page of Google." By sharing insights, experiences, and strategies with other performing artists, John's show helps listeners build and grow their own enterprises. Well done and wish you continuing success!
Excited for more!
Just listened to episode 0. John’s got me hooked already! Love his story and incredible honesty. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Great and informative interviews! I can't believe how much I learned from episode one. Learning from all of these successful Variety Artists is PRICELESS! Thank you!
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