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Welcome to St Louis In Tune, where we size up current and historic events involving people, places, and things in areas such as the arts, crime, education, employment, faith, finance, food, history, housing, humor, justice, and sports. The interviews on our weekly podcast get down to brass tacks. We originate from and connect the Gateway City to our country's current cultural fabric and lives. The show is co-hosted by Arnold Stricker and Mark Langston.

Welcome to St Louis In Tune, where we size up current and historic events involving people, places, and things in areas such as the arts, crime, education, employment, faith, finance, food, history, housing, humor, justice, and sports. The interviews on our weekly podcast get down to brass tacks. We originate from and connect the Gateway City to our country's current cultural fabric and lives. The show is co-hosted by Arnold Stricker and Mark Langston.

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Welcome to St Louis In Tune, where we size up current and historic events involving people, places, and things in areas such as the arts, crime, education, employment, faith, finance, food, history, housing, humor, justice, and sports. The interviews on our weekly podcast get down to brass tacks. We originate from and connect the Gateway City to our country's current cultural fabric and lives. The show is co-hosted by Arnold Stricker and Mark Langston.

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English


Episodes

The Bee Play

9/24/2022
The 2022 season of The J’s New Jewish Theatre (NJT) features the world premiere of https://jccstl.com/event/new-jewish-theatre-presents-the-bee-play/2022-09-17/ (The Bee Play). The Bee Play, by playwright Elizabeth Savage, is a story of what dreams, anxieties, hopes, and forgiveness might look like in the 21st century. We talked with https://www.milesbrenton.com/ (Miles Brenton) who portrays 18-year-old Carver Washington, a brilliant black Bronx beekeeper. He meets Devora, a recent Yale...

Duration:00:21:58

Main Street St. Charles, MO: A Walk Through History

9/17/2022
History comes alive in St. Charles, and according to a longtime resident, history enthusiast, and author https://www.reedypress.com/author/kienzle/valerie-battle-kienzle/ (Valerie Battle Kienzle), the best way to experience Main Street and nearby areas is on foot. So, grab a pair of comfortable walking shoes, slip this St. Charles walking tour into your backpack or purse, and prepare to be wowed. You will need this to guide you;...

Duration:00:20:49

Tower Grove Park: Common Ground and Grateful Shade Since 1872

9/17/2022
In the late 1860s, philanthropist Henry Shaw focused on creating the first large park in St. Louis. His vision was a Victorian showplace full of verdant trees, shading pavilions, and music and cultural amenities. He wanted Tower Grove Park to be used for the enjoyment of all classes in the city. 150 years after its founding, Tower Grove Park continues to fill that role in the lives of St. Louisans and the rest of the region. In...

Duration:00:48:00

The Farm Table to the Gilded Table: White Haven and The Campbell House

9/17/2022
https://www.campbellhousemuseum.org/event/the-farm-table-to-the-gilded-table/ (The Farm Table to The Gilded Table), Sunday, September 25, 2022, is a culinary celebration honoring Ulysses S. Grant’s Bicentennial that will include historically inspired foods, libations, and entertainment at both https://www.campbellhousemuseum.org/ (The Campbell House) and https://www.nps.gov/places/white-haven.htm (White Haven). Guests will move between the two historic sites (White Haven: Ulysses S. Grant...

Duration:00:45:35

Ready to Wear: A History of the Footwear and Garment Industries in St. Louis

9/17/2022
https://www.reedypress.com/shop/ready-to-wear-a-history-of-the-footwear-and-garment-industries-in-st-louis/ (Ready to Wear) is the story of two wearable industries in St. Louis, Missouri—footwear and garments, alike in their end products but drastically different in their production processes. The book takes a unique look at footwear and clothing through factual narrative, seldom-told stories, and detailed vintage images. Through historical narrative, personal connection, and local lore,...

Duration:00:41:39

Wine & Jazz Under the Stars

9/17/2022
We talked with https://classic1073.org/meet-our-team/ (Kathy Lawton Brown) from https://classic1073.org/ (Classic 107.3) about an upcoming event, https://classic1073.org/wine-and-jazz/ (Wine & Jazz Under the Stars). Great music, sculpture, food, and friends. Music provided by The Ryan Marquez Quartet. This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to https://stlintune.com/ (stlintune.com) #music #classicalmusic #classic1073 #ryanmarquez #wine&jazz

Duration:00:52:52

Mr. Blue Sky: A Tribute to Electric Light Orchestra

9/1/2022
https://www.mrblueskymusic.com/ (Mr. Blue Sky) creates all the majestic splendor that is the music of the Electric Light Orchestra. There is a focus on the band’s hits from the 70s and 80s, the latest records, and a mix of selective deep cuts; Mr. Blue Sky produces the ultimate ELO experience! https://www.facebook.com/Jeff-Faulkner-Music-102487087979855/ (Jeff Faulkner) fronts Mr. Blue Sky which will appear at the Chesterfield Amphitheater on September 23 at 7:30 pm. Tickets can be obtained...

Duration:00:40:32

Women's Equality Day - A 2022 Coast to Coast Happy Hour Celebration

8/22/2022
A coast-to-coast Happy Hour celebrating Women’s Equality Day with special guests representing nearly 3 centuries of the women's movement! Special guests spanning the women's rights movement will join the event! From the 19th century, we'll welcome Coline Jenkins, the great-great-granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Stanton was the primary organizer of the first Woman's Rights Convention held in 1848 in Seneca Falls, New York - the event which launched the women's suffrage movement!...

Duration:00:39:50

Corey's Network: Advocacy, Connection, & Support for Families Surviving Homicides

8/22/2022
https://coreysnetwork.org/ (Corey's Network, Inc.) provides immediate support, advocacy, and services to surviving victims of homicide in the Kansas City metropolitan precincts without advocates. They work with Community Affiliates to create a wrap-around service for clients. They are a not-for-profit volunteer group that has made a tremendous impact in the Kansas City region. If you are a surviving victim of homicide, Corey's Network is here for YOU. Other items mentioned in this episode:...

Duration:00:35:39

Missouri KidsFirst: An Update

8/15/2022
Protecting our children from abuse and neglect is an important role for every community. https://www.missourikidsfirst.org/our-story/leadership/ (Jessica Seitz), Executive Director for Missouri KidsFirst shares some legislative highlights from 2022 for child protection and safety in Missouri. https://www.missourikidsfirst.org/ (Missouri KidsFirst) empowers adults to protect children from abuse and neglect through community education, professional training, and child advocacy. They do this...

Duration:00:20:25

The First Code Talkers: Native American Communicators in World War I

8/15/2022
Did you know that the first code talkers were utilized near the end of World War I? Drawing on nearly thirty years of research—in U.S. military and Native American archives, surviving accounts from code talkers and their commanding officers, family records, newspaper accounts, and fieldwork in descendant communities—the author explores the origins, use, and legacy of the code talkers. https://soc-ant.missouristate.edu/williammeadows.aspx (William C. Meadows) is a Professor of Anthropology...

Duration:00:42:34

Samarpan: The Saga of Indian Freedom Struggle

8/9/2022
“https://www.sooryaperformingarts.org/samarpan-story/ (Samarpan)” is an artistic rendition of the Indian freedom struggle against British colonial rule. This dance drama has been conceptualized, written, and directed by American-based artist - Mr. Prasanna Kasthuri, the Artistic Director of https://www.sooryaperformingarts.org/ (Soorya Performing Arts in St. Louis). The World Premiere of Samarpan is on Saturday, August 13th, 2022, at Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center....

Duration:00:29:35

The Rose Tattoo: Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis

7/31/2022
The 7th Annual https://www.twstl.org/ (Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis) has multiple events planned highlighed by this season's performance of The Rose Tattoo, a not to be missed production of Williams' romantic comedy, seen through the lens of an Italian one-ring circus! The season hosts more about Tennesse Williams and Italy including panel discussions, a film, short plays, and a bocce ball tournament! Executive Artistic Director https://www.twstl.org/board-staff-leadership (Carrie...

Duration:00:14:56

Hannibal: A Walk Through History

7/31/2022
Immortalized by the writing of its most famous resident, Sam Clemens aka Mark Twain, Hannibal is known around the world as much for its history as for the characters it birthed. Enjoy a guided walk through that history in America’s Hometown. You might take the opportunity to trace the paths of the childhood adventures that Mark Twain shared through the stories of Tom and Huck. Or use https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/arewethereyetdea/items/370232/calendar/?flow=no&full-items=yes (Hannibal:...

Duration:00:45:11

One Step to Chicago-Featuring All Star Jazz Legends

7/15/2022
https://rivermontrecords.com/ (Rivermont Records), a Virginia-based label that specializes in early jazz and ragtime, is proud to announce the premiere release of One Step to Chicago, a 14-track album that features an all-star lineup of jazz music legends. Recorded in 1992 and then laid aside until now, the album is the product of legendary producer George Avakian. Avakian brought three generations of jazz giants together in RCA’s New York studio to record the exciting music of Frank...

Duration:00:49:01

A New Home-How Bosnian Refugees Made a Home in St. Louis

7/15/2022
"https://cinemastlouis.org/new-home (A New Home)" is an informative documentary that tells the story of the Bosnian refugees who fled to St. Louis in the early ’90s. It examines their impact on our community and offers a retrospective overview of the war and resulting genocide. The St. Louis area is home to more displaced Bosnians than any other city in the world — perhaps more than 75,000. This 30-year diaspora has benefited the metro area in a multiplicity of ways. “A New Home” is director...

Night Life-Hope and Love Amidst Violence and Addiction

7/15/2022
"https://cinemastlouis.org/night-life (Night Life)" is an inspiring documentary that tells the story of the Rev. Kenneth McKoy, known to St. Louis as the “Pastor of the Streets.” The Night Life Ministry, whose participants walk the streets of North St. Louis at night, fights an epidemic of mental illness and drug addiction, actively interrupting gun violence with McKoy’s motto: “Our love for our people and belief in our convictions is stronger than our own fear of death.”...

Duration:00:14:59

Lakesha Glover-The Black Rep & Dontrell Who Kissed the Sea

7/6/2022
Lakesha Glover describes her role as part of the cast of https://www.theblackrep.org/dontrell (Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea )which runs at the https://www.theblackrep.org/ (Black Rep) from July 6-23 at Edison Theatre on the campus of Washington University. Lakesha also gives some background on her career as an actor, producer, and her show https://www.thefilmshop.org/lakesha-glover (Rosebud) by her production company, Tootsie Productions. This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to...

Duration:00:19:00

Amazing Webster Groves

6/22/2022
What do Phyllis Diller, Charlotte Peters, Martha Mason, Harry Carey, Tennessee Williams, and Ulysses S. Grant have in common? Amazing Webster Groves! Award-winning author, journalist, former editor of the Webster-Kirkwood Times, St. Louis Media Hall of Fame Member, and Professor Emeritus at Webster University Don Corrigan highlights the who, what, when, where, why, and how in this book published by https://www.reedypress.com/shop/amazing-webster-groves/ (Reedy Press). This is Season 5! For...

Duration:00:33:35

Freedom's Home: The Freedom Suits Memorial

6/22/2022
Not far from where https://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh/curriculum/dredscott (Dred and Harriet Scott) submitted the freedom suit which ultimately became a https://supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/60/393/ (historic Supreme Court case), stands a new memorial commemorating all freedom suits filed by slaves in St. Louis between 1812 and 1865. Freedom's Home, the name given to the sculpture by the artist Preston Jackson, is the hard work of many specifically The Honorable...

Duration:00:48:08