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A Time To Live with Amanda Jane Cooper

A Time To Live with Amanda Jane Cooper

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Amanda Jane Cooper is an actor on stage and screen most known for serving as the 15th Anniversary & Commercial Glinda in WICKED on Broadway. You’ve seen her on shows like GLEE, Disney’s Jessie, Bones, ABC’s Selfie, SVU & more. This podcast exists to be a breath of fresh air for you, hosted and curated by Amanda. With fascinating guests sharing stories of hope, depth and refreshment, and conversations for the heart, mind and hopefully belly (because there will be laughs). One thing is certain: your time is precious. Thanks for sharing it here. Welcome to A TIME TO LIVE with Amanda Jane Cooper.
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11. Xeah: Songwriter, Poet & Multimedia Artist // 20 Mil+ Views, Writing for TV, Studying Nuns in France, My Favorite Poem “Dear Anxiety" & More
11. Xeah: Songwriter, Poet & Multimedia Artist // 20 Mil+ Views, Writing for TV, Studying Nuns in France, My Favorite Poem “Dear Anxiety" & More
XEAH is a multi-media poet, songwriter and visual artist who explores the relationship between sexuality, spirituality, and mental health. Her music has been featured on major network television and generated 20m+ views online. Her multi-disciplinary approach to storytelling is a spellbinding coherence of image, word, and sound. We delve into some mature topics so be sure to screen the episode for little ears. @xeah.music xeahmusic.com Engineered by Jeremiah McPadden Produced by On Air with Q
01:01:36
January 31, 2023
10. Dr. Arianna: Clinical Psychologist // Your Questions on Mental Health in Today’s World, Tolerating the Messiness of Endings, Renewing the Mind & The Parallels of Whitewater Rafting
10. Dr. Arianna: Clinical Psychologist // Your Questions on Mental Health in Today’s World, Tolerating the Messiness of Endings, Renewing the Mind & The Parallels of Whitewater Rafting
On this episode we dive into some mature themes involving mental health. As a trigger warning, we do address depression, anxiety and suicide briefly. Our hope is that this conversation will bring hope and resources. Please call 988 for a 24/7 lifeline for you or a loved one. We are glad you’re here! 988lifeline.org Dr. Arianna is a clinical psychologist, speaker, educator, and mental health advocate. She provides expert, individualized treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, and other life issues in her NYC-based private practice. You can find her on Instagram at @DrAriannaAnswers. She also offers practical mental health guidance to thousands more through her podcast, Dr. Arianna Answers.  IG: instagram.com/drariannaanswers Website: drabrandolini.com Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/arianna-answers/id1551584748 Books mentioned:  Overcoming Unwanted Intrusive Thoughts: A CBT-Based Guide to Getting Over Frightening, Obsessive, or Disturbing Thoughts by Sally M. Winston PsyD & Martin N. Seif PhD Boundaries by Dr. Henry Cloud & Dr. John Townsend Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab The Supernatural Power of Forgiveness: Discover How to Escape Your Prison of Pain and Unlock a Life of Freedom by Jason Vallotton and Kris Vallotton Clinical Psychologist Everett Worthington  Produced by On Air with Q
01:02:22
January 24, 2023
9. Allison Bailey: Broadway Actor // Bubbling Up as Glinda in WICKED on the National Tour & Broadway, A Foundation of Faith & Learning to Surrender
9. Allison Bailey: Broadway Actor // Bubbling Up as Glinda in WICKED on the National Tour & Broadway, A Foundation of Faith & Learning to Surrender
Allison Bailey is a true Southern Belle from Pensacola, Florida most known for her portrayal as Glinda on the National Tour of WICKED and as the current Glinda Standby of the Broadway company! She starred in the North American Tour of WICKED starting September 2019 and reopened the company after the pandemic (an epic chapter of her life) all the way to March 2022. Allison is a survivor of thyroid cancer. She graciously shares her powerful journey of healing with us. Allison recently graduated summa cum laude from the University of West Florida with an MBA. An actor with an MBA y’all! She holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory and served as the Glinda understudy for 3 1/2 years on the Broadway National Tour of WICKED right after graduating. Allison has performed at New London Barn Playhouse (MUSIC MAN, SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN, LES MISERABLES) and workshopped A PROPER PLACE at Goodspeed Opera House. She's worked on two industry readings of the new musical LITTLE DID I KNOW and has performed in many concerts at 54 Below, including 1776 and HEATHERS with Ingrid Michaelson. Songs: “Sparrows" by Cory Asbury "His Eye is On the Sparrow" by Whitney Houston allison-bailey.com @allisonbailey Produced by On Air with Q
56:05
January 17, 2023
8. Ben & Ale Siekmeier: Coaches and Speakers // Their Story of Redemption in Marriage, How to Pursue Soul Health & The Importance of Honor in All Relationships
8. Ben & Ale Siekmeier: Coaches and Speakers // Their Story of Redemption in Marriage, How to Pursue Soul Health & The Importance of Honor in All Relationships
From Ben and Ale at Between A & B... Our mission is to help you pursue DEEP HEALING to experience TRUE FREEDOM and preserve a THRIVING SOUL by RE-DEFINING CARE. So much out there is about self-help— either you are fixing yourself, or paying someone to fix you. It’s all about repairing something broken. And while feeling brokenness is real, we want to bring healing to your soul so that the light that is already there can shine through your eyes again, brighter than ever before. How We Work We create a safe emotional place for you / your partner to receive healing We provide practical tools for living truly free We help you engage with beautiful truths about yourself  We ask questions that unlock key answers for your life We help you connect to your heart We help you forgive About Ale: COACHING, SPEAKING, TEACHING Ale was born and bred in Guatemala. For many seasons of her life, Ale struggled with toxic shame, self hatred, and powerlessness, causing her struggle to be who she really was. Eventually, she began a journey of pursuing healing for herself through discovering the love of the Father. Through many moments of extraordinary breakthrough, and a beautiful process of walking it out, she was able to step out of her shame and fear, and into a space of infinite possibility and true peace. After she experienced so much breakthrough, it became her desire to help others encounter the same freedom. Fourteen years ago, she started informally meeting with people, especially younger girls, and started noticing people having similar breakthroughs. Since then, Ale has been coaching individuals as they navigate the challenges of personal growth. She has been able to do this as a financial coach, in non-profits, in the private sector, and in faith-based communities. Today, Ale has a passion for helping people find what drives them, overcome their core fears, and thrive in their own story. About Ben: ADVOCATING, TEACHING, OFFICIATING  Ben grew up in a suburb of Denver, Colorado. After high school, he moved to Costa Rica with a rough plan of opening a surf cafe and no real timeline for returning to the US. While visiting neighboring Guatemala and Nicaragua, Ben’s plans changed when he encountered children living in devastating poverty. A journey that was headed toward escaping life’s challenges was re-routed toward confronting difficult issues in our world head-on through learning, volunteering, and personal healing. Many years after those transformative moments in Latin America, Ben still works to bring healing to human hearts, the pivotal building block of the world we all imagine. Now, in New York City, Ben is a dedicated advocate for emotional healing and mental health. His own life has transformed as he has pursued healing for himself, but he believes that while all of our roads are unique, there are breakthrough doorways into true freedom and joy for each of us. Humbly, Ben is passionate about helping individuals find the doorways to their breakthrough. Website: a-b.community @between_a_and_b @ale_siekmeier @ben_siekmeier Produced by On Air with Q
56:40
January 10, 2023
7. Amy Keum: Broadway & TV/Film Actor // KPOP on Broadway, Honor Society on Paramount+ and Discovering Faith
7. Amy Keum: Broadway & TV/Film Actor // KPOP on Broadway, Honor Society on Paramount+ and Discovering Faith
Amy Keum is a Korean American actor hailing from Massachusetts. Most recent film credits include Honor Society (Paramount+) alongside Angourie Rice and Gaten Matarazzo, The Kill Room (Yale Productions) alongside Uma Thurman. She recently made her Broadway debut in KPOP the Musical (Circle in the Square Theatre), which was the first Korean musical on Broadway. A proud graduate of Baldwin Wallace’s Music Theatre program, she is currently based in New York City. In her free time, she loves learning KPOP dances (Twice is her favorite), collecting miniature items, and adventuring with her camera! Engineered by Jeremiah McPadden Produced by On Air with Q
52:46
January 03, 2023
6. Josselyn Garciglia: Actress, Former Miss Mexico & Entrepreneur // A Journey to the International Stage and Screen
6. Josselyn Garciglia: Actress, Former Miss Mexico & Entrepreneur // A Journey to the International Stage and Screen
Josselyn is a US-based actress, who was born and raised in La Paz, Mexico. In 2014 she became Miss Mexico and represented her country in the Miss Universe pageant. Afterwards, she went on to attend Televisa CEA (Art Education Center), graduating in December 2015. Josselyn has worked on numerous TV shows for the highest television network in Latin America (Televisa). She moved to the United States in 2021 to pursue larger roles in film and contribute as a philanthropist in the United Nations and other organizations. @jossgarcigliab @casa_jg Engineered by Jeremiah McPadden Produced by @OnairwithQ
01:03:03
December 27, 2022
5. Eryn LeCroy: Broadway Leading Lady // 1776 & PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, Hope in Trials and the Curly Girl Sisterhood
5. Eryn LeCroy: Broadway Leading Lady // 1776 & PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, Hope in Trials and the Curly Girl Sisterhood
Eryn LeCroy is currently playing Martha Jefferson & Dr. Lyman Hall in the highly anticipated Broadway Revival of 1776 directed by Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page in association with Harvard University’s American Repertory Theatre Company and Roundabout Theatre Company. Prior to her Broadway debut in the iconic role of Christine Daaé in The Phantom of the Opera, Eryn made her Off-Broadway debut in two back-to-back Stephen Sondheim productions in New York City - Assassins with the New York City Center Encores Off-Center! under the direction of Anne Kauffman, followed by portraying the role of Johanna in the critically acclaimed immersive production of Sweeney Todd at the Barrow Street Theatre.  Other career highlights include the World Premiere in Toronto of Sousatzka as Young Sousatzka (Dir. Adrian Noble and Choreographer Graciela Daniele), Brigadoon as Fiona with the Pittsburgh CLO, and the National Tour of Jekyll and Hyde as Emma Carew.  As a concert artist, Eryn has performed with the Rochester Philharmonic, the Oklahoma City Philharmonic, and the Ocean City Pops in addition to touring internationally in Israel with Isaac Sutton and Broadway Israel. Follow @ErynLeCroy for the latest! Engineered by Jeremiah McPadden Produced by @onairwithQ
01:06:26
December 20, 2022
4. Amanda Jane Cooper: Broadway & TV/Film Actor and your HOST! // Getting To Know You + Q&A
4. Amanda Jane Cooper: Broadway & TV/Film Actor and your HOST! // Getting To Know You + Q&A
This week Amanda is…drumroll please…her own guest! In this episode, we get a look behind the scenes of her journey to Broadway and acting on screen, as well as the story of her life and heart change through when she came to faith in Jesus. Amanda also answers fan questions!  Amanda Jane Cooper is most known for her portrayal of Glinda in WICKED on Broadway, serving as the show’s 15th Anniversary and Commercial Glinda and as one of the longest running actors to have ever played the role. You’ve seen Amanda on shows like “Glee", “Jessie" on Disney, “Selfie" on ABC, “Bones", “CSI", "Law & Order: SVU", "Hello Ladies" on HBO and more; and several films like "Smart People" with Sarah Jessica Parker & Dennis Quaid, "Cavemen" with Chad Michael Murray, "First One In" with Kat Foster, "The Michaels" on Hallmark, "Homecoming" on Lifetime and more. Having also performed across the U.S. in both the 1st and 2nd National Tours of WICKED, you can Amanda her as the face of Glinda in the show's national commercials and billboards in Times Square. In 2019 she appeared as a closing night guest in Kristin Chenoweth's FOR THE GIRLS on Broadway. Amanda is an alum of Carnegie Mellon University and holds a BFA in Acting & Musical Theatre. Her Instagram comedy #TheBaeSeries keeps fans laughing and her solo cabaret “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”, which debuted at 54 Below in New York City, invites us into a story of hope and redemption in her life. Her I Am Second testimony film can be viewed below. Thank you for sending in questions. We hope you enjoy! Please rate, review and follow. New episodes every Tuesday at 6 AM Eastern! I AM SECOND: https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=-MrGIDYvOTw Engineered by Jeremiah McPadden Produced by @OnairwithQ
47:25
December 13, 2022
3. Lyndsey Marks: The Curated Coach // Relaxing Meditations, Mindfulness and What It Means To Be “At Your Granny’s”
3. Lyndsey Marks: The Curated Coach // Relaxing Meditations, Mindfulness and What It Means To Be “At Your Granny’s”
Lyndsey Marks is a certified Health and Wellness Coach with a vision to journey with individuals to help them experience holistic wellbeing. Starting with a focus on her own physical health during the pandemic in 2020, Lyndsey soon began to realize the importance of caring for the whole person and the interconnectedness of the mind, body, and soul.  She believed in this so much that she decided to do something about it and her business ‘The Curated Coach’ was born.  In this episode, we enjoy the distinct pleasure of being led in meditation by Lyndsey at the beginning and the end of our conversation. She also shares about coming to faith in Northern Ireland, as we delve more into the heart of her passion for helping others connect to God, themselves & others.  In essence, this is all about experiencing authentic freedom. Lyndsey creates a nurturing and safe space for clients to feel seen, heard and valued. This approach is founded on the belief that the journey to freedom should never be about leaving feeling more in deficit, but pausing to recognize the areas in our lives worth celebrating, and exploring the doors of opportunities that lie ahead. CuratedCoach.com @thecuratedcoach Music recs from Lyndsey: www.foyvance.com, ONCE (The Musical or Movie) & www.beogamusic.com Hosted by: Amanda Jane Cooper Produced by @OnairwithQ
01:14:12
December 06, 2022
2. Ale Siekmeier: Coach & Entrepreneur // Overcoming Shame, Embracing Love and Finding Real Healing
2. Ale Siekmeier: Coach & Entrepreneur // Overcoming Shame, Embracing Love and Finding Real Healing
Ale Siekmeier is a life coach, relational health expert, and founder of multiple businesses, including Between A+B, a relationship coaching business that she runs with her husband Ben, as well as her most recent endeavor, The Nett, a boutique match-making business based out of New York City. Ale is also a teacher, leading a course throughout the year called the Healthy Soul course, and she travels to speak, teach, and coach throughout the country. But for Ale, much of her current endeavors came from what she experienced growing up, having struggled for many years with trauma-induced shame and self-hatred, and eventually finding a breakthrough. In this episode, we hear Ale’s incredible story of growing up in Guatemala, finding faith and sharing her freedom to empower others. We also speak to Ale about how she has been able to lay a healthy foundation in both her personal and professional lives. @ale_siekmeier @the.nett.nyc @between_a_and_b https://www.a-b.community/ https://www.thenett.co Hosted by: Amanda Jane Cooper Produced by @OnairwithQ
55:47
November 29, 2022
1. Ginna Claire Mason Moffett: Broadway & TV/Film Actor // Hope in the Waiting, Hallmark Premiere & WICKED chats!
1. Ginna Claire Mason Moffett: Broadway & TV/Film Actor // Hope in the Waiting, Hallmark Premiere & WICKED chats!
My friend Ginna Claire Mason Moffett joins us this week! A bright light beauty who shines on stage, screen & in real life. You’ve seen GC in WICKED all over the country AND in NYC as she re-opened the Broadway company as Glinda in September 2021. She’s STARRING in a new Hallmark movie: A Holiday Spectacular, premiering Sunday, November 27th. In this episode we chat Broadway, learning Rockette choreography for her new film, grits (!!!), overcoming trials with faith, what it means to wait in hope and so much more. We honor Ginna Claire for her vulnerability and presence on the podcast and hope you enjoy. Please feel free to rate and review to help others find A TIME TO LIVE with Amanda Jane Cooper. PS: Here’s the yummy Oatmeal Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin Recipe! Bon appetite. Where to find Ginna Claire: @ginnaclaire Produced by @OnairwithQ
01:06:14
November 20, 2022