LIVE Show + Podcast!

We had a Great Night in the Belvedere at Crooners Supper Club on June 13th with guests Rose McGee, Katy Vernon & her band Favourite Girl, Jen Santoro Rotty, Shanan Custer & Host Sue Scott!

Photo: Bonni Allen

We are taking a little break this summer to regroup, refresh and revitalize and will be back strong on Thursday, October 3rd in the Main Stage at Crooners Supper Club with a big new show full of exciting guests!  Stay tuned for details!

Tickets will be On Sale for October 3rd VERY SOON!

Doors open at Crooners at 6:30pm for dinner & cocktails!
Show is 7:30 – 9:00pm
LIVE Real-Time CAPTIONING is available at all of our shows!
Crooners Supper Club 
6161 Highway 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN 55432

Amplifying Women’s Voices through powerful storytelling, original music & passionate conversation!

Latest Episode!

Ep. 38 Making a Difference – LIVE – with guests Mary M. Tjosvold & Yemi Love!

Our June Show Episode Coming SOON!


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Most recent Podcast Episodes

Ep. 38 Making a Difference – LIVE – with guests Mary M. Tjosvold & Yemi Love

Special guest Mary Tjosvold, award-winning humanitarian and businesswoman, creates communities wherever she goes and credits the strong women in...


Ep. 37 Brave and Beautiful – LIVE – with guests Alison Young & Katie Dahl

Alison Young, the blissful hiker, seeks out the natural world for healing and finds beauty in thriving one magnificent...


Ep. 36 So Strong – LIVE – with guests Mary Kunesh & Jaspar Lepak!

Special guest, Mary Kunesh, the first Indigenous woman elected to the MN Senate, shares the personal side of her...


Ep. 35 Cycle of Life – LIVE – with guests Pat Miles & Kelley Hunt!

Special guest Pat Miles learned a lot about what hadn’t been addressed after the sudden death of her husband....

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Island of Discarded Women

A LIVE Show & Podcast created by veteran radio actor Sue Scott.

The show is recorded in a cool dinner club setting and then released a few weeks later as a podcast episode!

On the Island of Discarded Women, we’re all about speaking up, speaking out and amplifying women’s voices through personal storytelling, social commentary, original music, and inspiring guest conversations.  

Each show, Sue is joined by a diverse, all-female cast of talented actor/storytellers, passionate singer/songwriters and empowering special guests for “the conversation.” Past special guests have included Civil Rights leaders, Transgender trailblazers, Women’s Rights activists, Award-winning Authors, veteran Journalists and many more!

An Evening of Powerful Stories & Passionate Conversation + Dinner & Drinks!

Join us LIVE, or LISTEN!  Everyone is welcome!


Read the feature on Sue Scott’s “Island of Discarded Women” at the Star Tribune.


"...I left that show charged to embrace my own challenges like those islander performers did! To advocate for greater sisterhood and promote change as a collective voice ...To survive those waves that knock us down and to do better then tread in the waters of tolerance. To make effective big splashes in our world,!"

Behind the Mic

Sue Scott

Sue Scott is a veteran stage and commercial voice over-actor, who for 24 years was the female cast member on the public radio show A Prairie Home Companion. After PHC, Sue climbed back on stage in a variety of theater roles in the Twin Cities, but is now thoroughly immersed and totally engaged in producing Island of Discarded Women!

For a little more about Sue, visit

Creative Team

Joining Sue in making Island of Discarded Women happen every time is an ultra talented and extremely flexible cast of actor/storytellers, passionate and gifted singer/songwriters, super skilled audio engineers and crew, accomplished photographers and PR peeps! + Amazing and dedicated volunteers! AND the most inspiring special guests anyone could hope for! Thank you to ALL for stepping up, jumping in and giving so much of our heart and souls to this live “podcast with purpose!” Detailed credits are included with each episode.

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