Steven Shalowitz explores with his guests where they'd go if given a one way ticket (no coming back!). Destinations may be in the past, present, future, real, imaginary or a state of mind.

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The Interviews

Discover our guests' one way ticket destinations

EP 152: Christopher’s one way ticket is to this enigmatic Pacific island.

About Christopher Massimine Christopher Massimine, Chief Executive Officer at National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, is responsible for the brand transformation of Folksbiene over the last six years. Since his arrival to Folksbiene, seasonal attendance has more than doubled, social reach has emerged as an industry leader, thousands of new press and promotion opportunities have been secured,…

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EP 151: Nikki’s one way ticket is to this future point in her life.

Nikki Dinki is a chef, TV host, cookbook author, blogger, recipe developer, professional voice over artist and terrace gardener living with her family in New York City. She cooks in a way she calls “Meat on the Side” which focuses on veggies, making them unique and the star of the plate. It’s also the name…

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EP 149: Andrea’s one way ticket is to this thoughtful place we should all work toward achieving.

Andrea Miller, Artistic Director and choreographer of the Brooklyn-based company, GALLIM, has established herself as a perpetually groundbreaking artist who brings unbridled empathy, intimacy, and sensitivity to her work. A sought-after creator and collaborator in dance, film, theater, tech and fashion, Miller was named 2017/2018 Artist in Residence at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, becoming…

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EP 148: Jennifer’s one way ticket is to be a confectioner in the kitchens of this “Magnificent” Sultan.

Jennifer Abadi lives in New York City and is a researcher, developer, and preserver of Sephardic and Judeo-Arabic recipes and food customs. A culinary expert in the Jewish communities of the Middle East, Mediterranean, Central Asia, and North Africa, Jennifer teaches cooking at the Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) and at the Jewish Community Center…

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EP 147: Luke’s one way ticket is to this point in his future.

Luke Frazier, a rapidly rising star in the pops world, has proven himself as both an innately musical conductor and a sensitive pianist. His commitment to re-envisioning pops programming has quickly established him as a dynamic force across the music community. Frazier has demonstrated his versatility and range by conducting in venues both grand and…

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