#247 – Velvet Wells

Velvet Wells is a Black, velvet voiced autistic queer entertainer from Toronto. He is a stand-up comedian, actor, and musical improviser. He is lauded for his authenticity, originality, and quick wit. In 2014, Velvet graduated from the Second City Toronto’s inaugural Musical Improvisation Conservatory. Velvet is the co-founder of two successful troupes: The Dandies and OverDude. For the last 8 years, The Dandies have created fandom themed improv shows across Canada, including opening for William Shatner. Improv-drag-rock n’ roll duo OverDude just released Hell Toupee, their greatest hits EP on Bandcamp. In 2019, he touring his critically acclaimed solo Fringe production Personal Demon Hunter; the sequel is being launched in 2020 as part of Fringelivestream.

Twitter: @VelvetDuke
Instagram: @thevelvetduke

Personal Demon Hunter: Divine & Conquer

Velvet Wells (he/him) returns as motivational guru Velvet Duke to be your Personal Demon Hunter.

Through personal stories of Black Joy, conversations and improvised songs, Velvet is a master at working through the things that haunt us in a funny, accessible, interactive way.

Date: Thursday, July 30 @ 9pm EDT/ 6pm PDT

Instagram: @pdhdivineconqur
Tickets (by donation): https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/personal-demon-hunter-conquer-divine-tickets-110577235488

Support Stageworthy: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/stageworthy

Stageworthy on Google Podcasts

Stageworthy on Apple Podcasts

Stageworthy on Spotify

Stageworthy Twitter Feed

StageworthyPod

- 9 days ago

@philrickaby: The opening of any horror story sets us up for what is to come. It gives us a look at the world before the horror sets in. It can be peaceful, even funny. That’s Part One of It Sees You Sleeping, my 6 part holiday horror audio drama. #isywys https://t.co/swCsV4WAoy
h J R
StageworthyPod

- 10 days ago

@philrickaby: Part one of my holiday horror audio drama in six parts it out now! Meet Chris, a dad who loves Christmas. At least, until his daughter convinces him to get her a certain elf toy. #isywys #audiodrama https://t.co/NKUmL083F3
h J R
StageworthyPod

- 11 days ago

@philrickaby: It Sees You When You're Sleeping, a 6 part holiday horror audio drama starts tomorrow! I hope you'll give it a listen! You will find it at all the places you get podcasts, as well as https://t.co/DEPofH9SeW. #isywys #audiodrama #podcast https://t.co/VARCANTtUY
h J R
StageworthyPod

- 11 days ago

Tonight, November 16 at 8PM Eastern Time live on Youtube, join host @philrickaby as he talks to @theatreofthebeat about their digital production of Forgiven/Forgotten. Watch at https://t.co/hFeyyj0cKI! #theaTO #theatre https://t.co/e4CFyg0fE9
h J R
StageworthyPod

- 14 days ago

@philrickaby: My holiday horror audio drama starts in 4 days! Get at all the places you usually get podcasts, or at https://t.co/DEPofH9SeW. #isywys #audiodrama https://t.co/iGiSD7sG24
h J R