Beth Lapides of L.A.'s legendary UnCabaret asks some of the funniest & most talented people on the planet the great un-answerable question, "What Makes U You?"
April 21, 2017
She is a life force, fashionista, celebrated actor and a spectacularly funny comedian. Margaret Cho gets into all of it with Beth Lapides in a special episode that was recorded live at the oh so beautiful West Hollywood Council Chamber. Beth and Margaret discuss tattoo's, politics, make-up, how to make up your mind about tattoos, the Chi of Cho and so much more including a brilliant resurrection of her dear friend Joan Rivers (she also reveals Don Rickles incredibly sweet side). Get into it, get into Life (and Beth)
Sept. 9, 2016
Seetle Washington is famous for several things-Marie's Salad Dressing, Microsoft, Amazon, Jimi Hendrick and most especially the iconic chanteuse and first lady of the staage Dina Martina. A little bit Liza, a little bit Silverback Gorilla, Dina is one of a kind. Sit back and listen to how Dina the little girl from Las Vegas became a treasured jewel of low, low budget cinema and stages the world over, or at least Seetle, Provincetown, New York and Los Angeles.
Aug. 18, 2016
Recorded live at the one and only Book Soup in West Hollywood, Beth Lapides speaks to the magnetic, inspirational, multi-dimensional & glittering Jeffrey Marsh. With over a quarter BILLION views across social media, Jeffrey is breaking down barriers and lifting up spirits with a message of self love and how to walk the walk AND talk the talk. They have written a beautiful new book, How To Be You. So take a listen and be yourself while doing so.
May 26, 2016
He is America's Gaysian Sweetheart and has been seen in Desperate Housewives, Devious Maids, Ugly Betty and his own Showtime special Baby Daddy. He is so deep, so funny & so wonderful to chat about Life with Beth and Life & Beth.
April 8, 2016
He is one of the most talented people in the game-the game of entertaining, of writing, of directing, of storytelling. He's directed, written or produced some of the most legendary television of the modern age from 30 Rock to The Comeback to The Larry Sanders Show. He is often on stage at UnCabaret spilling it and keeping it real. Beth and Jon chat it up in a great way. Enjoy!
March 24, 2016
He is a brilliant mind, a raconteur and a connoisseur of glamour. He's been seen on The Comeback and is a brilliantly funny writer on Two Broke Girls. When he sing the blues it will make your blues go away. He's the author of the YA novel "Husky". He is Justin Sayre.
March 16, 2016
Mela Lee and Alexander Burke come together to tell story through song-their story, our story, the story of discovery and history and music.
March 9, 2016
She is fiercely funny and funnily fierce. Stand up and be counted, stand up for pits.Anger and Love and Spray Tans and Whole Foods. Comedy Central and Comedy in general. Comedy isn't pretty but Rebecca is.
March 2, 2016
She may or may not be playing the undercover role of Ted Cruz's wife, she was Principal McGee on the recent live version of Grease. She of course was magical on SNL and brilliantly portrayed Martha Stewart, Celine Dion and an NPR host. SHe is however most brilliant as herself. Here she is, Ana Gasteyer.
Feb. 24, 2016
Julie Goldman, of Bravo's The Peoples Couch, Vanderpump Rules After Show and Big Gay Sketch Show sat down and talked to Beth Lapides live at the West Hollywood Library about Chicken Wings & TV's, Lesbian Role #1, 2 & 3 and Things She Lost in the Fire (or that Mom did). This was the first episode of Life & Beth recorded live with a wonderful audience and Julie & Beth really stunk up the joint (in the best way possible).
Feb. 17, 2016
She is brilliant, fearless and one of our greatest American actors. From Mystic Pizza and I shot Andy Warhol to The Conjuring and her current raw and mesmerizing portrayal of Anne on the superb hit drama American Crime, Lili Taylor has always shown she is not afraid to take chances, to be real, and to find the truth of living life. She has always been unafraid to fly.
Feb. 10, 2016
He has played Jesus, The Green Goblin, The Shadow of the Vampire and even Marilyn Monroe. He is a great actor, artist & man. Find out what he has to say to Beth about will, willingness, making dirty movies in high school and well, life.
Feb. 3, 2016
You've seen Andy Dick in Newsradio, The Andy Dick Show, and Zoolander. He is the wild man who loves to be a bad boy, is the king of social media and the coolest cat with more than nine lives. He is talented, funny, one of a kind and a brilliant survivor. Beth Lapides talks to the #New #Andy #Dick #weloveandy #soberlife
Jan. 27, 2016
From the legendary "Pat" on Saturday Night Live to the transcendent award winning "God Says Ha", Julia Sweeney has always brought truth, intelligence, humor and joy to everything she does. She has been seen, heard & read while being respected, adored and admired. She brings the questions to the answers and answers tot he questions. She is much beloved by the world of InCabaret and by the greater world at large. Ladies and Gentleman, It's Julia!
Jan. 19, 2016
From his iconic "Pornstache" on Orange Is The New Black to his work on the legendary show The Wire to his portrayal of a true hero in the hit film 13 Hours, Pablo Schreiber is always ready to explore, reveal and illuminate the world around him. He is a great actor, a great dad and a fearless adventurer. He and Beth Lapides talk about life and so much more, including purple LA Eyeworks glasses. Get ready to collect the experience!
July 7, 2015
One of the most respected, accomplished artists in the world, Willem Dafoe has always been fearless in his performance and has shown us legendary performances in films like Platoon, Last Temptation of Christ, Spiderman, Shadow of the Vampire and The Grand Budapest Hotel to name just a few. When he hasn't been onscreen he could be found through the years experimenting with form & performance across the globe with everyone from The Wooster Group to the great Robert Wilson. He talks to Beth Lapides about adventure, exploration, willingness, High School art films that get you in trouble and ultimately, the triumph of the WILL (emmmm).
Dec. 17, 2014
Beth Lapides asks Sasha Alexander (Rizzoli & Isles, Dawson's Creek, He's Just Not That Into You, Shameless) what makes you you? They get into the nature of change, arranged marriages, college applications and of course, TV. A deeply delightful episode.
Oct. 29, 2014
Missi Pyle is an actress, singer, comedian and also your best friend. She has appeared in Gone Girl, The Artist, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, Jennifer Falls and Bringing Down The House (for which she and Queen Latifah were nominate for MTV Movie Award Best Fight).
July 11, 2014
Playwright, Director, Actor, Writer. Del Shores does all this and more. Creator of the LEGENDARY play & film "Sordid Lives" and "Daddy's Dying, Who's Got the Will", Del has done his part to make sure the naughty heart & soul of small town southern living is given its due, along with the people that make that heart beat happen. A super fave of the UnCabaret shows, Del Shores talsk to Beth Lapides about a life well sorted, even if it's a bit sordid.
June 25, 2014
Justin Willman's credits are varied and impressive, from his numberous appearences on the Tonight Show & Chelsea Lately to hosting the legendary Food Network show "Cupcake Wars", as well as "Win, Lose or Draw" on the Disney Channel. As a magician he is even more impressive and has to be seen to be believed. But what is most impressive about Justin is who he is as a person and how well he knows himself. He opens up to Beth and talks about what makes him him and the magic found around all of us. Magician, actor, comedian, host & fantastic man, Justin Willman.