Shannon Bailey and Benjamin Kaplan, "Living Like Kings"12/02/14
Shannon Bailey, Chief Curator of the World Chess Hall of Fame, discusses their new exhibition Living Like Kings, which explores the surprising intersections between the world of Chess and the world of Hip-Hop.
Steve George, AKC Museum of the Dog
Nancy talks to Steve George, Executive Director of the AKC Museum of the Dog, about the only museum in Saint Louis that you can bring your dog to.
Jim Weidman, Missouri Humanities Council
Jim Weidman, Interim Executive Director of the Missouri Humanities Council, talks about the Council's programs designed to make the arts more accessible.
Dennis Sparger, Bach Society of Saint Louis
This week, Dennis Sparger, Music Director of the Bach Society of St. Louis, discusses the Society's upcoming fall performances. The season begins this Sunday, October 12th, with "Voices of the Baltic Coast" at St. Stanislaus Polish Church. "Voices of...
Susan "Spirfire" Lively, 100 Thousand Poets and Musicians For Change
Poet Susan "Spitfire" Lively returns to talk with Nancy about 100 Thousand Poets and Musicians For Change, and their Global Day of Action taking place on September 27th.
Carol Ferring Shepley, Author
Carol Ferring Shepley, author of Movers and Shakers, Scalawags and Suffragettes, Tales From Bellefontaine Cemetery, stops by to talk St. Louis history with Nancy. Movers and Shakers approaches our local history by telling the stories of many 19th...
Amy Shaw, The Nine Network
Amy Shaw, Senior Vice President of Community Engagement of The Nine Network, talks with Nancy about Channel 9's recent re-branding into The Nine Network, as well as the local productions that are making St. Louis issues and culture more accessible.
Jeffrey Trzeciak, Washington University Libraries
Jeffrey Trzeciak, Dean of Libraries at Washington University, talks with Nancy about the ways that Wash U's libraries are keeping up with modern technology, their special collections, and plans to collaborate with St. Louis arts and music to document...
Charlie Robin, Edison Theater
Charlie Robin, Executive Director of the Edison Theater at Washington University, discusses the many new shows coming to Edison this season. The upcoming shows include Unveiled (a one-woman show challenging common assumptions about Muslim women);...
Marilu Knode, Laumeier Sculpture Park
Marilu Knode, Director of Laumeier Sculpture Park, returns to discuss what new events (and new buildings) are coming to the park.
David Kodner and Stephanie Stokes, Kodner Gallery
This week, Nancy talks with Kodner Gallery's David Kodner (Owner) and Stephanie Stokes (Gallery Manager) about their latest exhibition, "Modernism: Art + Design".
Jay B. Saffold, Spotlight Lounge
Jay B. Saffold, Executive Director and Founder of Spotlight Lounge, discusses providing tools for up-and-coming artists to be successful independently without creative compromise.
Jason Wilson, Chronicle/Northwest Coffee
This week, Nancy talks to Jason Wilson, owner of Chronicle and Northwest Coffee. Jason discusses using community engagement to thrive as an entrepreneur north of Delmar, as well as the current artwork from the late 60s featured in the cafe.
Marilu Knode (Laumeier Sculpture Park) and Meredith McKinley (Via)
This week, Nancy talks with Marilu Knode, Director of Laumeier Sculpture Park, and Meredith McKinley of Via Partnership. They discuss Sculpture City Saint Louis 2014 (a collaboration between Laumeier and Via, among others) and Mound City (Laumeier's...
Adam Crane, St. Louis Symphony
Adam Crane, VP of External Affairs at the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, tells Nancy about what's coming up at SLSO this season, including conductor David Robertson's tenth anniversary season, and their collaboration with Circus Flora called A Winter...
Jack Lane, Stages St. Louis.mp3
Jack Lane, executive producer of Stages St. Louis, tells Nancy about the shows of Stages' Summer and Fall season.You can currently see They're Playing Our Songand Sleeping Beauty through June 29, and Always... Patsy Cline (pictured) through Labor Day.
John Hoover, St. Louis Mercantile Library
John Hoover, Director of the St. Louis Mercantile Library, talks with Nancy about the history of mercantile libraries, and the SLML's diverse array of collections and events. On June 26, the Mercantile Library will be hosting "The Chouteau Narrative:...
Carrie Houk, Casting Director
Carrie Houk, head of Carrie Houk Casting, tells Nancy about her journey through acting and casting in film and theater, and the new show that she's producing. "Stairs to the Roof" is Tennessee Williams play that has only been produced once before, and...
Rose Terranova, Broadway Fantasies
Rose Terranova chats with Nancy about Thanks for the Memory, presented by the Broadway Fantasies Charitable Fund. Thanks for the Memory is a musical revue featuring music from a dozen fan favorite broadway shows, predominantly featuring performers...
Shannon and Bradley Bailey and Larry List, World Chess Hall of Fame
Shannon Bailey, chief curator of the World Chess Hall of Fame, returns to discuss two new exhibitions. Cage & Kaino: Pieces and Performances (open until 9/21) is curated by Larry List, an independent curator based in New York, and Strategy by Design:...
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