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Billy Merritt

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Billy Merritt

If This Is True with Chris Hall

If This Is True would like to introduce you to the illustrious Billy Merritt--and he does back that up! We talked about starting acting and improv later in life to what it takes to be a great voice actor. Plus, we talked about becoming ninjas in a pirate and robot world, winning at fantasy baseball, and the greatness of the Improv Resource Center. Give it a listen and channel your inner pirate! YARRRRRR!--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/christopher-hall7/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/christopher-hall7/support


29 Jul 2021

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084: The Healing Powers of Infinity Green with Billy Merritt

The Road Beyond Recovery

Health and nutrition have always been a passion for Billy Merritt. But, his journey has not been without major challenges...  Years ago, Billy suffered major health issues after a head trauma that led to brain lesions. He began having seizures and inhibited blood flow to his arms and hands. His determination to recover led him to pursue the healing power of nature’s medicinal Superfoods. For over 17 years now, Billy has worked diligently on improving his blue green algae-based Infinity Superfood formula. Learn more about & purchase Infinity Greens: Website: https://infinitygreens.com/ Did you enjoy that episode? Want to win some FREE stuff for referring it to friends?? Refer to Win!! Download your FREE copy of my first bestselling book, "Hope Elevated" Get your copy here!  Looking to build a solid foundation, gain clarity and direction? Would you like to develop a growth mindset and get more done in less time? How about discovering your purpose in life so you can live the life you were truly meant to live?  Register now: Purpose to Empowerment FREE Live Workshop I offer individual and group personal development programs that will empower you to live up to your true potential and meet the challenge of change. If you want to learn more book an individual Discover Your Purpose call today! Do you want some added support from an amazing community? Come join my Facebook group now. Follow me on Instagram: @theroadbeyondrecovery Website: www.theroadforward.ca


25 Mar 2021

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Fable Weaver and Revolutionary Billy Merritt on Robot, Pirate, Ninja

Improv Touchstones

Tone talks with Improv Revolutionary, Billy Merritt, on his journey and experiences while co-writing Robot, Pirate, Ninja, with Will Hines. Brenden speaks with IC  leaders, Jon Ulrich and Colin Thornton, on how the teachings in the book can incorporate into classes.


17 Mar 2021

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Chowing Down with Billy Merritt

Other Than Improv

Billy Merritt has the sort of acting resume that reads partly as an amazing list of accomplished work as well as a passport to some of the greatest destinations in comedy history. He was THERE when it was happening and that’s as much as I can say without turning this into 145 paragraphs. He’s naturally … Continue reading "Chowing Down with Billy Merritt"


25 Jan 2021

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S01 EP5 Superfoods Superstar Billy Merritt of Infinity Greens

[un]common medicine

Let me just start with...  Happy Thanksgiving Everybody!!In this episode, Superfoods master Billy Merritt and I, talk about the science of his Infinity superfoods, why maintaining earth-friendly quality is important, and the life-changing effects superfoods can have on the body.  And he knows REALLY well  - wait until you hear this incredible story of how he repaired blood leaks in his brain with his superfood creations! Billy is the living example of the phrase "Food is Medicine,"  because after suffering through years of seizures, he dedicated himself to healing his body through vitamins and herbs found in nature.  His story and journey have been amazing ...much like his exceptional line of Infinity products.You can get Billy's amazing superfoods any time here:  INFINITY-C, CHAI & GREENSDuring this crazy pandemic, there's never been a better time to do something for your health that will DEFINITELY have a positive impact on your immune system, gut, brain, and every system between.Thank you Billy!  now let's go DANCE!!...Join us!  Flashmob and brain-healing dance sessions with  STARTRIBE.ORG


26 Nov 2020

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S2E5 - Star Wars Expanded Universe w/ Billy Merritt

Have A Drink With Me

In this episode, comedian, teacher, and writer Billy Merritt and I talk about the Star Wars Expanded Universe while enjoying Manhattans.Billy shares a story of a time he met a celebrity at a bar.Follow us on social media @hadwm and check out our store shop.hadwm.com.Thanks for listening!Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/hadwm)


28 Oct 2020

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Billy Merritt

Adventures in Improv

In the season finale, Jeff connects with UCB bigwig–Billy Merritt, co-author of the recent improv book "Pirate Robot Ninja" (with Will Hines). Billy chats about the early days of Upright Citizens Brigade–having been trained by all four of the founders. As a primer, Billy gives us explanations of the book's concepts as well as core UCB methodology. Other topics include Rupert Holmes, ventriloquism and Rhode Island Clam Chowder. Buy Pirate Robot Ninja  Follow Billy on Twitter (@BillyMerritt)  Watch UCB Comedy Online


27 May 2020

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Scorched Earth W/ Billy Merritt

Finger Guns Comedy

This week we are joined by the hilarious Billy Merritt! He's an author, actor, writer, improviser, and teacher. We talk to him about the old days of UCB, what SWARM actually stands for, and he he loves old movie theatres! Very Fun episode!Check out his book, Pirate, Robot, Ninja!https://amzn.to/2QVXex0We are doing a live stream show this Thursday at 6pm PST with Billy and we'll be doing a Q and A! Available at www.fingergunscomedy.com/liveWe have shirts! Get your Finger Guns swag here! (Designated clapper shirt coming soon)
www.teepublic.com/t-shirt/6732403-…nger-guns-comedyGo check out our new website www.fingergunscomedy.comFollow us!
twitter.com/gofingerguns www.facebook.com/gofingerguns www.instagram.com/gofingerguns/Featuring:Billy Merritt(https://twitter.com/BillyMerritt)Danny Carpenter (https://www.instagram.com/dannydicpix/)Steve Sotelo (https://www.instagram.com/steve_sotelo/)Adam R. Macias (www.instagram.com/adamrmac/)

1hr 13mins

31 Mar 2020

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Episode 196 - Interview With Billy Merritt!

Breakthrough Walls

Great interview with Billy "Buyback Billy" Merritt!! Listen to this great man's story!! It is incredible!

1hr 1min

5 Mar 2020

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No. 161 - Billy Merritt Talks Improv And UCB

There It Is Podcast

This week we have improviser and author of "Pirate Robot Ninja: An Improv Fable," Billy Merritt! Aside from discussing the theory behind his book; Billy talks to Jason about a slew of improv topics. After sharing a story involving an alleged cult, Billy talks about how he started out in improv, his exposure to long form improv, moving to NYC, the benefit of knowing how to do short form, the early days of UCB, how comedy changes when society evolves, teaching tips, and he offers a really great post-show tip for you performers. It's a very encouraging interview so give it a listen!More on the book: piraterobotninja.comSubscribe to our newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/e22defd4dee2/thereitisTwitter: @BillyMerritt, @ThereItIsPod, @ThereItIsJokesInstagram: @ThereItIsPod, @ThereItIsPicsFacebook: @ThereItIsPod

1hr 12mins

25 Feb 2020