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Episode 25

Teddy Foster & Chris Ryan (Universal Preservation Hall)

In this episode, our host Mike Nelson interviews Teddy Foster and Chris Ryan - two superstars that work with the Universal Preservation Hall! They're hosting a fundraising event on May 18th: The Shaken and Stirred Celebrity Bartender Party! What will the event be like? Who will be there?
To find out, listen to this episode, and check out their website at:

00:21 - Introduction

01:23 - The Founding of The Universal Preservation Hall

04:24 - What UPH Does

05:09 - UPH’s Shows: Rosanne Cash, Louie Anderson, Bobby Collins, and So Much More!

06:14 - Fundraising!

08:03 - Coping With COVID… With Pinball?!

10:49 - Commercial Break: Visit SkyZone Trampoline Park in Queensbury!

11:04 - Rock Camp… And Maybe a Jazz Camp, Too!

11:52 - Eric Carl and The Very Hungry Caterpillar

12:42 - Chris’ Role on the Team

13:35 - Have You Heard of Shaken and Stirred?

14:35 - Celebrity Teams, with Their Own Themes!

18:22 - Commercial Break: Call Cerrone Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning Today!

18:41 - The Power of the QR Code: Pick a Team!

20:01 - The Steeple-tini: Taste-Testing in Progress!

21:04 - The Social Media Brawl: #ShakenAndStirred2023

23:23 - Boomerangs are ABSOLUTELY Still a Thing!

24:20 - The Newcomers: Micropolitan Matchmakers!

25:08 - No Spoilers: Come to the Event!

26:28 - Closing Remarks: How to Get in Touch

PRODUCTION NOTE: The opinions reflected in this podcast are not indicative of the views of Saratoga Business Report, LLC, Saratoga TODAY, Glens Falls TODAY, or Spa City Digital.


  • Host

    Mike Nelson

  • Guests

    Teddy Foster & Chris Ryan

  • Runtime

    27 min, 53 sec

  • Air Date

    April 24th, 2023