We’ve got a double scoop of sweet ALL STARS goodness today – not only do we have Q&A with Virginia Pothier, the ALL STAR who stole the show at April’s “Fool Proof” StorySlam, but we also have a brand new podcast of stories from past ALL STARS shows to get you even more excited about Friday’s show. 

Dig in!

Virginia Pothier

Virginia Pothier at April’s “Fool Proof” StorySlam. Photo Credit: Artemio Photography

All About Virginia

How did you learn about Ex Fabula?
Megan McGee is a friend of Jonathan and Sarah Jackson. I think that is how we first heard about Ex Fabula…through them.

What is your favorite Ex Fabula memory?
I loved the story told by the winner of the All-Star event two years ago.

Give us a random fact about you that most people don’t know.
I danced on stage with MC Hammer.

What’s one thing you love about Milwaukee?
Lake Shore Drive

…and what would you like to see change about Milwaukee?
Pot holes fixed

How do you like to spend your down time?
Movies, dinner and the Rep

Finish this sentence: Wouldn’t it be cool if….
There was a high-speed train to Madison

Tell us something you would NEVER do
Appear naked in public

What’s it like to be on stage, sharing a part of your life with a room full of strangers?
Exhilarating and terrifying, at the same time.

In your opinion, what are the key components to a great story?
Ease of storyteller, unusual story line

Who are some of your favorite storytellers?
Dasha Kelly

What’s the best thing about the neighborhood you live in?
Easy access to lots of things within walking distance


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