Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Episode 018 - Denice Hicks


When you meet Denice Hicks for the first time - or the first few times - you may think you have her pegged. Sweet, soft-spoken, kind, and gentle. Introverted yet quick to laugh, passionate and understanding. All of these are words that would apply, but those aren't the only words to describe her. I found this out during our interview and was pleasantly surprised more than a few times as each fun detail of Denice's life unfolded. 

Denice is the Artistic Director of the Nashville Shakespeare Festival and, seeing as how I'm pretty much a Shakespeare noob, I figured there was no better person to ask the questions that before I had been too embarrassed to bring up (or admit I didn't know). Never condescending and always excited to bring things down to a layman's level, Denice is the perfect person to guide someone into the vast world of The Bard.

I was super excited to see Denice again after an eight year hiatus and as soon as I was back in her kitchen (with her arsenal of teas and tea accessories), it was like only a week had passed. Join us - and Denice's pack of household pets - at the kitchen table for a conversation that is simultaneously light, educational, welcoming, and heartfelt.

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You can CLICK HERE to listen on iTunes or CLICK HERE to listen on Stitcher. Enjoy!

CLICK HERE to check out the Foot in the Door companion store, with links to all of the music and media mentioned in this episode.

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