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Co-Hosts: Kate Messer & Stephen Rice

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OutCast Archive - January 26, 2010

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 -Tonight on OutCast:Houston Mayor Annise Parker; Artistic Director/Founder of Generic Ensemble Company Kt Shorb; plus Paul Soileau with Rebecca Havemeyer & Christeene.

The newly-elected Mayor of Houston, the Honorable Annise Parker.

Artistic Director/Founder of Generic Ensemble Company Kt Shorb

Paul Soileau with Rebecca Havemeyer & Christeene

All this, plus Co-hosts Stephen Rice and guest co-host Miss Kitty.

NOTE: Our live broadcast also included Servicemembers Legal Defense Network Board Member David Guy-Gainer on developments with Don't Ask/Don't Tell. Due to technical difficulties, this segment of the broadcast is not available for podcast. We apologize for the loss of content.


OutCast Archive - January 19, 2010

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 -Tonight on OutCast:POZ Magazine Deputy Editor Oriol Gutierrez; Tim Hanson & Annabelle Arteaga; and Granny Panty.

POZ Magazine Deputy Editor Oriol Gutierrez

Tim Hanson & Annabelle Arteaga

Plus Mature Burlesque Artist Granny Panty The "Grey Panther"

All this, plus Co-hosts Stephen Rice and Kate Messer.


OutCast Archive - January 12, 2010

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 -Tonight on OutCast: Nationally-syndicated journalist Ann Rostow & wife Mel Schmidt on the Prop 8 trial; rhythm & blues diva Lisa Marshall with an in-studio live performance; and the Merry Merry Martini boys Douglas Plummer & Chuck Smith.

Nationally-syndicated journalist Ann Rostow and her wife Mel Schmidt join us in the studio with the latest on the California Proposition 8 trial.

Live in-studio performance by rhythm & blues diva :
Lisa Marshall

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Lisa is performing at TC's Lounge (1413 Webberville Rd) on Thursday, January 14th from 10pm to 2am - and every Thursday. You can also see Lisa on Friday, January 15th at Central Market South (4447 South Lamar) from 6:30pm to 9pm.

And, we're joined by those Merry Merry Martini Mixer boys Douglas Plummer and Chuck Smith on Saturday's statewide fundraising party for Equality Texas.

More information on this event in Austin, Amarillo, Dallas, Houston & San Antonio is available at

All this, plus Co-hosts Stephen Rice and Kate Messer.


OutCast Archive - January 5, 2010

Tuesday, January 5, 2010
Tonight on OutCast: World-famous impersonator Jim Bailey; Austin Cabaret Theatre's Stuart Moulton; Kyle Golden from Work It Personal Training; Lisa Scheps on the appointment of Amanda Simpson; with host Heath Riddles and co-hosts Kate Messer & Stephen Rice.

Jim Bailey, internationally acclaimed singer, character actor, comedian, has been spellbinding audiences for years. He has appeared in the world’s top venues including New York’s Carnegie Hall, London’s Palladium, the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, and over sixteen main showrooms in the top casinos in Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Mr. Bailey has elevated the art of character acting to heights never seen previously or since. Jim is in Austin for his acclaimed show JUDY GARLAND LIVE! at Austin Cabaret Theatre.

Stuart Moulton is the founder and producing artistic director of Austin Cabaret Theatre which is presenting Jim Bailey in JUDY GARLAND LIVE! on January 8th at the Long Center for the Performing Arts.

Kyle Golden is the founder of Work It Personal Training and founding partner of Foundation Fitness where he trains. Kyle joins us for the OutCast Health Minute with tips on finding the right gym.

Lisa Scheps is in the studio to fill us in on President Barack Obama's appointment of Amanda Simpson, a transgender woman as Senior Technical Advisor to the Commerce Department.

Plus, co-hosts Kate Messer and Stephen Rice.