Counter Currents- Drafthouse Comedy Podcast

Petey Steele and Elena Torres host the Drafthouse Official Podcast interviewing national headliners and local comics about every day life and comedy.

CC Episode 89 with Petey and Elena

March 21st, 2020

In this new school quarantined world, Petey and Elena discuss THE END OF THE WORLD!!

Counter Currents Episode 88 with Arlington Headliner Rhys Darby

March 11th, 2020

In this episode Elena flies solo but has some cool accents to back her up.  Rhys Darby and Steve Wrigley talk about the New Zealand comedy scene, the right recipe for a good comedy show and local comedian Jared Stern sounds American....

CC Episode 86 with the Squad and Sonia

March 3rd, 2020

This week Petey and Elena have their best guest yet,  Elena's two month old daughter: Sonia.  Listen as she sleeps through Petey and Elena discussing New Year's resolutions and then start crying when they talk polotics.

CC Episode 87 with Arlington Headliner and crew, Michael Ian Black

March 3rd, 2020

Elena was occupied this weekend, but Petey did the right thing and carried the torch with Jelani Wills, Kasha Patel and Michael Ian Black.  We talk in length about leap years, The State, comedy business, science and nutrition....The basics....

Counter Currents Episode 85 with Arlington Headliner Josh Wolf

February 17th, 2020

Elena flys solo with the help of Pete Bladel and TJ Ferguson while they talk to Arlington Drafthouse headliner Josh Wolf.  They discuss everything from mesh tank tops, mini vans and most importantl: baby poop.  Enjoy!!

CC Episode 84 with Allen Strickland Williams

February 14th, 2020

Petey and Elena get teal with Allen Strickland Williams about apperance, LA, life and other most awesome stuff.  Tune in!!!

CC Episode 83 with Moses Storm

January 28th, 2020

On Elena's first episode back from maternity leave she and Petey talk to comedian Moses Storm about his far from average upbringing.  It involves religious cults, romance, laughter, struggles and how videotapes save lives.  Check it out!!!!

CC Episode 82 with Rahmein Mostafavi

January 22nd, 2020

In the final episode of Elena's maternity leave, Petey Steele matches minds with Rahmein Mostafavi and issues that the two of them have in common like comics getting a fair wage, rectal thermometers and growing up Iranian.  Wake up!!

CC Epsiode 81 with Rae Sanni and Cerrome Russell!!

January 13th, 2020

In one of the first of few Elena-less installments, Petey talks with Rae Sanni and Cerrome Russell about pressing matters such as brewery performances and the transferability of porn skills to rap acumen.  We also discuss our favorite comedic bombs!!!

CC Epsiode 80 with Brandon Broady!!!

January 6th, 2020

In this hour-long CC Special, Petey talks with Brandon Broady about the last decade of the DC Comedy Scene, Brandon's experiences touring with the legendary Donnell Rawlings, the power of plosives, go-go and a touching discussion on the joy of fatherhood. Enjoy!!!

CC Episode 79 with Elena and Secret Formula!!!!

December 24th, 2019

It's the return of Secret Formula's Nell Casey and Michael Austin!!!! This week we have a special Christmas edition episode with the crew of Spoons, Toons and Booze.  We talk about cartoon crushes, illegal TV signal and other juicy Christmas gossip.  Check it out!!!

CC Episode 78 with Jessica Michelle Singleton and Buddy Hutton!!

December 16th, 2019

Elena and Petey get together with Jessica Michelle Singleton and Buddy Hutton to discuss LA comedy, gamers, sex positions and pregnancy!!!

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