Divina De Campo – The Art of Falling

Meet RuPaul’s Drag Race star and all round beautiful human being Divina De Campo! Paulus and Emily find out about their first love of singing and the wilderness years of teaching dance in Welsh! We also learn the importance of falling over and giving yourself permission to fail. And Divina shares their creative top tip!

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Dean Addams – The Art of Colour

Recorded in February with possibly our most colourful guest. Paulus and Emily talk to Dean, a 53-year-old therapist and shaman, who was once told they couldn’t sing and now sings in a gospel choir and is exploring their drag persona singer Debbie Delaware. We discuss their journey through creating the perfect tattoo, their obsession with thigh high boots and identifying as a transgender women choosing to live in a gay man’s body.

Please give us a like and a follow (and a review if you’re listening on Apple). You can find out more about our hosts via linktr.ee/upyerarts. We are on Twitter @UpYerArts and we’d love to hear from you, drop us an email upyerarts@gmail.com and let us know what you are passionate about within the arts.

#TBT Focus People!

#TBT to Focus People! when I joined David Mills for a look back at the week and a look ahead to a more dynamite future.

Sarah-Louise Young – The Art of Being Creative

In their isolation pods, Paulus and Emily chat to cabaret performer, director, dramaturg, actor and now ukulele player Sarah-Louise Young. From clearing cat poo in the garden to therapy and the arts, our discussion takes is on a wee journey and gives us a little insight into the art of being a creative. We also learn a thing or two from Paulus’ past.

Please give us a like and a follow (and a review if you’re listening on Apple). You can find out more about our hosts via linktr.ee/upyerarts. We are on Twitter @UpYerArts and we’d love to hear from you, drop us an email upyerarts@gmail.com and let us know what you are passionate about within the arts.

#TBT Shades of Gay

#TBT to when I shared stories with the Shades of Gay podcast from my love for modern stained glass cathedrals to being flipped by a Beefeater!

Diane Spencer – The Art of Comedy

Recorded in a time when we could all be in the same room and Paulus could snort in laughter. Meet Diane Spencer comedian and possible seamstress. We find out what an artist does when they also have a creative hobby.

If you enjoy our little show please do give us a follow, give us a rating or a review. Find out more about Paulus and Emily via linktr.ee/upyerarts.