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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

Doe Network: Naming the Nameless and Returning the Missing to Their Families

1/12/2022
The Doe Network is a 100% volunteer organization devoted to assisting investigating agencies in bringing closure to national and international cold cases concerning Missing & Unidentified Persons. Their mission is to give the nameless back their names and return the missing to their families. This is accomplished in three ways: by providing exposure to these cases on their https://www.doenetwork.org/ (website), by providing credible potential matches between missing and unidentified persons...

Duration:00:37:22

Our Precious Hope: St. Louis' Baby Jane Doe

1/10/2022
On a winter afternoon in February 1983, two young men discovered the body of a girl who had been brutally murdered. She remains to this day unidentified and the topic of a documentary to find her killer. Shelby Sosa, Lee Barber, and Edrar 'Bird' Sosa set out to keep Baby Jane Doe's memory alive. Shelby and Lee join the discussion of the documentary movie, Our Precious Hope: St. Louis' Baby Jane Doe. [01:15] Background Edrar 'Bird' Sosa, director Shelby Sosa, cinematographer Lee Barber,...

Duration:00:39:30

A Little Song, a Little Dance, a Little Seltzer Down Your Pants!

12/17/2021
The https://jccstl.com/arts-ideas/new-jewish-theatre/current-productions/ (New Jewish Theatre) presents, A Little Song, a Little Dance, a Little Seltzer Down Your Pants! starring Eric Williams and Sharon Hunter, December 18 and 19. https://www.imdb.com/name/nm8006487/ (Eric Williams) is an actor/comedian from St. Louis and has starred as Buddy the Elf in the Broadway national tour of Elf the Musical. His TV credits include 50 Central on BET, The Today Show, The Wendy Williams Show, Press...

Duration:00:48:21

Brian Woods - Pianist: Pushing the Boundary to Keep It Fun and Interesting

12/13/2021
American pianist https://www.brianwoodspianist.com/ (Brian Woods) has emerged as a compelling artist of international acclaim. Woods' 2021-2022 season highlights include his solo debuts at the World Chess Hall of Fame and as a featured soloist for the https://www.chambermusicstl.org/ (Chamber Music Society of St. Louis). A native of St. Louis, Woods has enjoyed success in numerous distinguished competitions, including the Verona International Piano Competition, The American Prize, the Music...

Duration:00:46:00

"Songs for Nobodies" is a Show for Everybody!

12/5/2021
Vocalist https://maxandlouie.com/shows/songs-for-nobodies-2021-remount/debby-lennon/ (Debby Lennon) and Director https://maxandlouie.com/shows/songs-for-nobodies-2021-remount/pamela-hunt/ (Pam Hunt) are back together for an encore production of Joanna Murray-Smith's "https://maxandlouie.com/shows/songs-for-nobodies/ (Songs for Nobodies)." This one-woman powerhouse performance weaves the music of legendary divas Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Billie Holiday, Edith Piaf, and Maria Callas...

Duration:00:40:14

Alumination: A Documentary Film and Journey with the Airstream

11/23/2021
For the past several years, Director https://www.aluminationmovie.com/about-4 (Eric Bricker) and Producer https://www.aluminationmovie.com/about-4 (Lisa Hughes) have delved into the world of the Airstream, its culture, and its followers. These native St. Louisians have brought a whole new understanding to the silver bullet that is seen traveling down the highway, parked as a food trailer, or used as a permanent residence. Alumination is a play on three words: aluminum, nation, and...

Duration:00:32:00

Films About St. Louis: A View from the Director's Chair

11/15/2021
Directors Damien D. Smith and Alana Marie provide background and attention to important events in their respective films "https://www.cinemastlouis.org/sliff/target-st-louis-vol-1 (Target: St. Louis Vol. I)" and "https://www.cinemastlouis.org/sliff/kinloch-doc (The Kinloch Doc)." The films are a part of the https://www.cinemastlouis.org/sliff/film-listings (St. Louis International Film Festival) and can be seen online. "Target: St. Louis Vol I," tells the story of the U.S. government’s...

Duration:00:48:46

Hymn of Despair: The Blue Song of Tennessee Williams

11/15/2021
https://source.wustl.edu/experts/henry-schvey/ (Henry Schvey)'s discovery of an unknown poem by Tennessee Williams was not only a once-in-a-lifetime find but another piece of the puzzle of a man whose past continued to follow him and which helped provide the inspiration for his work. The poem, Blue Song became the inspiration for Schvey's book, The Blue Song: St. Louis in the Life and Work of Tennessee Williams. A captivating side of Williams' life in St. Louis by an author who unknowingly...

Duration:00:43:56

The Brilliance is in the Simplicity: @adamwayne_arts

10/12/2021
Adam Wayne is not your typical photographer. He is the paintbrush and his canvas is the world. [01:30] Background Inspiration out of depression Nature [04:28] Canon Powershot "I haven't read the manual"-Adam Nothing added to the photographs [07:24] Background in Photography [08:32] The Creative Process - perspective, viewpoint, nature, architecture The Gateway Arch - the niche Make it worth taking [12:37] Thinking about your art Art Gallery Happiness Emotion through photography More on the...

Duration:00:41:33

STLworks: Workforce Development Collaborative-Learn and Earn

10/12/2021
http://www.stlamerican.com/business/business_news/jennings-superintendent-to-lead-regional-business-councils-workforce-development-program/article_e636790c-397d-11eb-b47c-4723ee090ca2.html (Art McCoy) discusses https://stl.works/ (STL.works) workforce development collaborative ecosystem of more than 100 industry partners, including employers, nonprofits, educators, and a robust web portal. It is a singular focus that provides access to employment, education, training, and support services...

Duration:00:22:44

A Dynamic Duo: Seipp/Sheets Trumpet & Organ Duo

10/2/2021
https://www.seippsheetsduo.com/about/ (Charles Seipp and Randall Sheets) are uniquely talented in their own right as musicians. When they perform together, the https://www.seippsheetsduo.com/ (Seipp/Sheets Trumpet & Organ Duo) emerges dynamically to enthrall, entertain, and educate audiences across the country. The duo’s thoughtful programming, artistic arrangements, and powerful, innovative, and interactive video presentations make the https://www.facebook.com/seippsheetsduo (Seipp/Sheets...

Duration:00:40:27

The Black Rep in St. Louis-Theatre of the Soul for 45 Years

9/28/2021
https://www.theblackrep.org/ (The Black Repertory Company in St. Louis) just opened its 45th season. Founder and producing director https://www.theblackrep.org/bio-ron-himes (Ron Himes) discusses the plays for this season, the pandemic and theatre, his background forming the company, and what to expect in the future. For tickets call 314.534.3810. https://www.theblackrep.org/plan-your-visit-1-1 (Covid protocols in place). [02.41] Pandemic and theatre-A Silver Lining [05:54] Let's Go Back 45...

Duration:00:33:49

9/11 Tribute: Relecting on Losing a Father on 9/11 by Kimberly Rex

9/15/2021
On September 11, 2001, Kimberly Rex lost her father, Vincent Litto who was a senior vice-president at Cantor Fitzgerald. He worked on the 104th floor of Tower 1. Kimberly recently had two opinion pieces published: https://www.cnn.com/2021/09/05/opinions/never-forget-9-11-kimberly-rex/index.html ("When people say 'Never Forget' 9/11, this is what I hear") for CNN, and...

Duration:00:39:32

New Life for a Print Paper: The Webster-Kirkwood Times

9/2/2021
The https://www.timesnewspapers.com/ (Webster-Kirkwood Times) is such a beloved newspaper in the community, that when the pandemic hit and the paper faced a shutdown, community fervor and four individuals gave it new life. Publisher/Owner Randy Drilingas and Editor in Chief/Owner Jaime Mowers discuss how respect, relationships, and the role of the community played a part in this print paper's new life! This is Season 4! #newspaper #printmedia #printpaper #Webstergroves #Kirkwood #editor...

Duration:00:45:47

9/11 Tribute: Capturing a Privileged Moment by Henry Leutwyler

8/30/2021
For over 40 years, https://www.henryleutwyler.com/ (Henry Leutwyler) has been capturing the essence of people and objects. In this episode of https://www.stlintune.com (Saint Louis In Tune), he discusses the romantic process of photography and how a still life is a portrait of an object. His portraits of 9/11 recovered objects in the https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/article/artifacts-pulled-from-the-rubble-of-9-11-become-symbols-of-what-was-lost (September 2021 issue of National...

Duration:00:49:15

Haiti Needs Our HELP! Do you have a CARGO PLANE?

8/23/2021
Since its founding over 200 years ago as the second republic in the Americas through a successful slave revolt, the country of https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiti (Haiti) has endured a cold shoulder from the international community, economic hardship, political instability, and natural disasters. In the last several years, the latter along with the recent assassination of President Jovenel Moïse has brought the country to utter turmoil. People need water, food, and shelter for survival....

Duration:00:15:18

The International Institute of St. Louis - You Are Not Alone

8/23/2021
The https://www.iistl.org/ (International Institute of St. Louis) (IISTL) serves as the St. Louis community’s immigrant service and information hub. They connect new arrivals with essential economic and cultural integration services, including English classes, employment, orientation, and citizenship preparation. The International Institute hosts events and makes presentations to build inclusive and mutually respectful relationships between foreign-born newcomers and all community members....

Duration:00:48:23

MOONSTONE THEATRE COMPANY: 2021-2022 Season

8/17/2021
https://moonstonetheatrecompany.com/about/ (Sharon Hunter) is the Producing Artistic Director of the https://moonstonetheatrecompany.com/ (Moonstone Theatre Company). Moonstone Theatre Company is a new professional performing arts organization in the St. Louis area. Productions will include a wide range of quality theatrical productions while at the same time supporting local arts and education. The 2021-2022 season starts with https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jake%27s_Women (Jake’s Women) by...

Duration:00:16:30

MISSOURI 2021 - The Bicentennial Celebration!

8/10/2021
The state of Missouri is celebrating the bicentennial this year. https://missouri2021.org/ (MISSOURI 2021) is commemorating 200 years of history with a variety of events, activities, and projects. Beth Pike, Senior Strategic Communications Specialist for the State Historical Society of Missouri and In Charge of Strategic Communications for https://missouri2021.org/ (Missouri 2021) joins St. Louis In Tune to get a glimpse of things that have been happening across the state as well as upcoming...

Duration:00:23:19

The Glass Menagerie and The Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis

8/8/2021
The https://www.twstl.org/ (Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis) is doing something unique with their performance of The Glass Menagerie this season. It is being performed in the backyard of the six-family flat where https://www.twstl.org/biography (Tennessee Williams) lived and that Inspired Williams’ award-winning play. Carrie Houk, Executive Artistic Director of the https://www.twstl.org/board-staff-leadership (Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis) provides a background of what...

Duration:00:22:53