What's the TEA with ACP

Aural Compass Projects

What's the TEA with ACP is now a podcast! Started as a virtual live-series during COVID quarantine, What's the TEA is a talk show where Elliott Paige chats with various artistic guests on their careers, inspirations, revelations, and latest news.

All Episodes

In this episode, Fleur Barron and Elliott Paige discuss inclusivity and how each person's culture and exposure to other's cultures affects their musical understanding.

Jun 23

46 min 48 sec

Leah Hawkins and Elliott Paige discuss creating your own experience, allowing yourself to follow multiple passions, and adjusting to changing circumstances.

Mar 5

19 min 27 sec

On today's episode, Jordan Weatherston Pitts (tenor and founder of YAC Tracker) and James Mowdy (founder of BSPOKE) discuss their innovative ideas for opera, how it can move forward, and answer questions like: "How might young artist programs grow and evolve to become more of a real job and less of an unpaid internship?" "How might small companies begin to use their collective power as business leaders and artists to create real change in the opera industry?"   This recording comes from a live-stream episode that was originally aired August 30, 2020.

Nov 2020

45 min 13 sec

Our guests, Jasmine Barnes, Laura Kaminsky, and Jorge Sosa talk with Elliott Paige about viability in their work as composers during and post-COVID.    This recording comes from a live-stream episode that was originally aired July 26, 2020.

Oct 2020

25 min 7 sec

Our guests, Frederick Ballentine, Frank Humphrey III and Jermaine Woodard Jr., talk with Elliott Paige on their experience with identity in their work as theatre artists, in their lives pre- and post-COVID, and within the LGBTQ+ community.   This episode comes from a livestream web show first aired on June 28, 2020. 

Oct 2020

42 min 33 sec

Our guests, Pascale Florestal and William Shishmanian, talk with Elliott Paige, Michael Lewis and CodyRay Caho on their experience with community in their work as theatre artists, in their lives pre- and post-COVID, and within the LGBTQ+ community.   This episode comes from a livestream web show first aired on June 21, 2020.   

Oct 2020

25 min 32 sec