Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
12:50 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Rob Edelman: Coming to Terms

How does one reconcile the past when that past is crammed with the worst kind of memories? One way would be to write a memoir. Another would be to make a film. Both approaches apply to THE RAILWAY MAN, a newly-released film that is a screen adaptation of a book by Eric Lomax.

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Arts & Culture
6:25 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Any Questions #137

WAMC's Ian Pickus and resident quizzer Mike Nothnagel have breakfast for dinner.

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Arts & Culture
3:50 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Nippertown's Greg Haymes' Weekend Music With Brian Shields

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1. Sean Rowe: "Downwind" from his album, The Salesman and the Shark. Playing at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in Troy on Saturday.

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Arts & Culture
12:50 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Rogovoy Report For April 11, 2014

This weekend in the greater Berkshire region you can hear a string quartet, a jazz quintet, a world-pop ensemble, a retro-funk outfit, art songs, and a Brahms symphony, among many other cultural attractions.

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Arts & Culture
3:51 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "The Price" At Curtain Cal Theatre

Great playwrights do not always write great plays.  However, even in minor works by great playwrights there is usually something of value to be found.

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Arts & Culture
11:12 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Albany Symphony Orchestra's April 12th Concert At The Palace

    

  The intoxicating melodies and exotic musical landscapes of Rimsky-Korsakov’s masterpiece – Scheherazade will be presented by the Albany Symphony Orchestra on Saturday night at the Palace Theatre in Albany.

And that is not all, they will be pairing that piece with Samuel Barber’s Violin Concerto - perhaps the greatest American violin concerto of the 20th century, featuring young virtuoso and child prodigy Simone Porter.

Albany Symphony Maestro David Alan Miller and soloist, Simone Porter, join us to tel us more.

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Arts & Culture
10:40 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Metroland 4/10/14

    

  Shawn Stone, the Arts Editor of Metroland, lets us know what is coming to area stages and screens this week.

**Audio to come**

Arts & Culture
12:50 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

Rob Edelman: Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez is one of American history's legendary union organizers and workers' rights activists. Back in the 1960s, he was at the forefront of the effort to unionize California farmworkers. CESAR CHAVEZ also is the name of a new biopic: a simple, sincere chronicle of a decade in the life of Chavez (who is played by Michael Peña).

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Arts & Culture
6:25 pm
Fri April 4, 2014

Any Questions #136

WAMC's Ian Pickus and resident quizzer Mike Nothnagel take a tour through the NATO alphabet.

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Arts & Culture
12:55 pm
Fri April 4, 2014

Rogovoy Report For April 4, 2014

This weekend brings jam-band music, folk-rock singer songwriters, and an all star trio of new-music virtuosos to the greater Berkshire region.

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