Hack Circus

By Leila Johnston

Hack Circus takes listeners behind the scenes of creativity. Guests range from artists to athletes – all at the top of their game. Host Leila has over a decade of experience of podcasting, and her own career has covered everything from digital art installations to writing comedy. She draws from her extensive and fascinating network to produce and host this regular show.

  1. 1.
    Jonas Antonsson – emotional video games
    1:13:30
  2. 2.
    What does it mean to be motivated?
    24:22
  3. 3.
    What is Creativity?
    23:46
  4. 4.
    What's the point of empathy?
    19:00
  5. 5.
    Alex McLean – creating communities and interference patterns
    52:38
  6. 6.
    Creativity Clinic 21: Four ways to keep motivated in an age of freelancing, procrastination and the gig economy
    15:02
  7. 7.
    Creativity Clinic 20: One creative branding tip, and how I'm rebranding this podcast!
    17:00
  8. 8.
    Nathan Geering – accessibility innovation through beatboxing and b-boy dancing
    44:03
  1. 9.
    Creativity Clinic 19: The value of paying attention in an attention scarce world!
    10:22
  2. 10.
    Creativity Clinic 18: The waiting game – gambling on the big gigs
    11:25
  3. 11.
    Maggie Nolan – 'Applied Improv' for consultancy and corporate workshops
    46:15
  4. 12.
    Creativity Clinic 17: Prioritising Ideas
    12:00
  5. 13.
    Sara Green – choreographing science
    40:38
  6. 14.
    Creativity Clinic 16: Time and Art
    10:52
  7. 15.
    Creativity Clinic 15: Wellbeing and Making
    12:05
  8. 16.
    Sophie Rochester – digital storytelling and the welldoing movement
    38:53
  9. 17.
    Creativity Clinic 13 – How to make things frequently
    8:19
  10. 18.
    Creativity Clinic 12 – How can you be creative on the road?
    10:58
  11. 19.
    Emma Bearman – The Willy Wonka of Leeds
    45:35
  12. 20.
    Creativity Clinic 11 – Why you should create experiences, not just have them
    11:16
  13. 21.
    National Fairground and Circus Archive – meeting the showmen
    47:45
  14. 22.
    Creativity Clinic 10 whats worth protecting
    6:42
  15. 23.
    Neil Mullarkey – Improv for everyday life
    40:35
  16. 24.
    Creativity Clinic 9 – Why you cant care and share
    7:46
  17. 25.
    Mike Kewley: Mindfulness and Reality
    57:36
  18. 26.
    Valentina Fois – creative in business
    50:42
  19. 27.
    Creativity Clinic 8 – too many ideas and notebooks
    14:11
  20. 28.
    Rhodri Marsden – facilitating creativity
    47:12
  21. 29.
    Creativity Clinic 7 – Going pro and defining failure
    12:21
  22. 30.
    Alexandra Heminsley – The Female George Plimpton
    36:54
  23. 31.
    Creativity Clinic 6 – Overcoming self-consciousness and self doubt
    8:29
  24. 32.
    Simon Munnery – creative comedy
    47:05
  25. 33.
    Creativity Clinic 5 - Positive thinking paradoxes
    11:53
  26. 34.
    Part 2 Mary Turner Thomson I married a psychopath
    32:08
  27. 35.
    Creativity Clinic 4 - Own your story and your failures
    10:07
  28. 36.
    Mary Turner Thomson – I married a psychopath
    40:43
  29. 37.
    Creativity Clinic 3: The Blame Game
    11:17
  30. 38.
    Creativity Clinic 2: Creativity and Energy
    11:25
  31. 39.
    Art and Medicine with Sarah Smizz
    40:49
  32. 40.
    Boredom to leadership – Creativity Clinic!
    23:21
  33. 41.
    Flamenco, ballet and the body with Rosa Cisnero Kostic
    44:06
  34. 42.
    Get good at stuff with Steve Faulkner
    44:58
  35. 43.
    Helsinki Makers
    22:45
  36. 44.
    Stalin and the scientists
    46:26
  37. 45.
    Writing and performing science comedy, with Helen Keen
    30:36
  38. 46.
    The big questions of philosophy, with Dr Sean Power
    40:49
  39. 47.
    Nadia Kamil: Creative in LA
    37:26
  40. 48.
    Part 2: Steve Punt on the craft of comedy
    40:40
  41. 49.
    Insights on writing and performing comedy, and memories of The Mary Whitehouse Experience, from Steve Punt of R4's The Now Show – Part 1
    47:28
  42. 50.
    Hack Circus: Archive Theory
    41:00

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