Art & Community

A series of podcasts and interviews focused on the work and the people that inspire us!

Shine On! with Reese Witherspoon, Elaine Welteroth, and Cleo Wade

“The Best Thing about Girl Power is over time it becomes Women Power” – Cleo Wade. We were thrilled to be featured in Reese Witherspoon’s new series “Shine On with Reese Witherspoon” from her women-centric media production company Hello Sunshine! on the DirectTV platform. We also got a chance to sit down with Reese and…

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Dread Scott — Revolutionary Artist Speaking Truth to Power

On our recent trip to New Orleans, we had the extreme pleasure of running into activist and artist Dread Scott at Paper Machine, an art gallery-print shop-artist studio in the Lower 9th Ward. Dread was gracious enough to grant us an interview and spoke eloquently about his mission to make revolutionary art to propel history forward…

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Coco and Breezy – The Power of Sisterhood!

Coco and Breezy stopped by to talk about sisterhood (they’re TWINS!), girl power and the value of being true to yourself and having each other’s backs as women. We hope you are as super inspired as we were by the story of twins who went from not fitting in and being outsiders in school to…

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Sisterhood and Community at Louisiana Products

When in New Orleans, WGRL recommends a trip to the Louisiana Products Deli, a neighborhood institution for more than thirty years! Run by charming sisters Martha and Melanie, Louisiana Products is part art gallery, part community center and part old sc hool deli with delicious home cooked NOLA specialities. In this edition of our podcast,…

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Trans Model Superstar Connie Girl

We were so happy to host the lovely Connie Girl at our studios for a discussion on  the world of modeling. She even gave us a lesson on how to walk the runway – it’s not as easy as it looks! Hopefully she will be back at Girls Club soon preparing us for our next…

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Kara Ross – Designer and Entrepreneur Unleashes Her Secrets to Success

We were excited to host energetic entrepreneur, philanthropist and ethical jewelry designer Kara Ross in the WGRL studios recently. Kara spoke on taking a career risk to follow her passion to create Unleashed, a social impact brand whose net profits support girls’ education and job creation globally and gave us some solid advice on pursuing our…

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Irma Thomas – the Soul Queen of New Orleans Exclusive

In May of this year we had the incredible opportunity to take WGRL on the road to New Orleans for Jazzfest where we had the chance to meet and interview none other than the Soul Queen of New Orleans, the Grammy award winning Irma Thomas! Irma shared her wisdom from over 58 years in show…

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Relaxing with Donna D’Cruz

We were very lucky to take a break with the “Rockstar of Meditation” Donna D’Cruz who came by our studio and got us in touch with some much needed inner peace! The mediation expert and celebrity DJ took us through a short guided meditation and shared some insights about her path using music and mediation…

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Michelle Buteau – She’s Got Jokes!

We were tickled to have actress/writer/comedian Michelle Buteau at the WGRL studios recently. Born in New Jersey to Caribbean parents,  Michelle brings a cheeky swagger, unique perspective and big personality to stage and screen. As Michelle herself says “Put on a onesie and get ready to have some funsie” by tuning into this intimate interview with a…

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Glamour Editor in Chief Cindi Leive Inspires Us With Her Story!

We were thrilled to have the influential Editor-in-Chief of Glamour magazine, Cindi Leive, take time out from her hectic schedule to drop by our studios for an interview in the WGRL airstream! Cindi shared her outlook and personal history in this intimate chat and reinforced how important it is for women to support each other….

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Amy Sedaris Interview and Girl’s Club “Mellow Kitty” Launch

With so many great projects happening at the Girls Club, our investigative reporters never have to travel far for a story! Check out our latest podcast where we visited our Couture Department to get the background story on actress and comedian Amy Sedaris’s new project with the Girls Club: “Mellow Kitty”, featuring fun catnip toys designed by…

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Fashion Designer Mara Hoffman on the Art of Fashion

Girls Club friend and supporter Mara Hoffman stopped by our WGRL studio for an inspiring chat about her career and the art of fashion. We had a blast and hope she will be back soon with more fashion biz news!

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