August 24, 2021

EP. 227 — Ready For Another Round? with Getting Curious LIVE!

Refresh your beach playlist with a second serving of Getting Curious LIVE! For our last episode of the summer season, we’re giving you a taste of some top-shelf interviews recorded on Kesha’s Weird & Wonderful Rainbow Ride Cruise, at the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, and backstage at Jonathan’s Road to Beijing tour in Brisbane.

Featuring interviews with Detox, Thorgy Thor, Bob The Drag Queen, Erin Gibson, Nicole Byer, and Mawaan Rizwan.


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Getting Curious LIVE! (Week Two) JVN [00:00:00] Welcome to Getting Curious, I’m Jonathan Van Ness, and once in a while I sit down for a gorgeous conversation in front of a brilliant audience and I cannot wait to do that again. For our last summer episode, we are giving you Getting Curious LIVE, just like last week, a mashup of our favorite tapings from festivals, tour stops, and even a cruise. This week we’re sharing recordings from Kesha’s Weird and Wonderful Rainbow Ride Cruise, which, by the way, was so much freakin’ fun, you don’t even know. And the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. And backstage at my Road to Beijing tour in Brisbane! How’s everyone doing? Oh, my God, like, having a microphone up on this stage is like a whole different experience, honey. She’s like outside. We’re really on that ship. There’s like levels. We have dimension. Wow. So, thank you! It’s going to, it’s going to be, like, this big by the

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