Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
11:37 am
Thu June 30, 2011

Powerhouse Theater - "Margaret and Craig" - Mario Cantone

Poughkeepsie, NY – Mario Cantone plays Canadian Female-Impersonator, Craig Russell, in a new play, Margaret and Craig. The play, written by David Solomon and directed by Sheryl Kaller, is running (as a staged reading) at New York Stage and Film and Vassar College's Powerhouse Theater this weekend.

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Arts & Culture
10:00 am
Thu June 30, 2011

Williamstown Theatre Festival - Three Hotels - Jon Robin Baitz and Steven Weber

Williamstown, MA – Joe speaks with Jon Robin Baitz (playwright) and Steven Weber (actor) about Williamstown Theatre Festival's Mainstage season opener, Three Hotels.

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Arts & Culture
10:23 am
Wed June 29, 2011

Tempered by Memory

Albany, NY – Tempered by Memory is a large scale sculpture created from World Trade Center steal, set to be unveiled in Saratoga Springs on 9/11/11. Sarah speaks with Elizabeth Dubben, Director of Exhibitions at The Arts Center in Saratoga Springs; Noah Savett, one of the sculptors and Pete Mienaltowski, one of the ironworkers who is donating his time in full to help build the sculpture.

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Arts & Culture
10:17 am
Wed June 29, 2011

F2M at Powerhouse

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Patricia Wettig and Ken Olin about Wettig's play, F2m, which can be seen on the Main Stage at Powerhouse June 29-July10.

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Arts & Culture
2:22 pm
Tue June 28, 2011

Book Picks - The Golden Notebook

Albany, NY – This week's Book Picks from Woodstock's The Golden Notebook!

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Arts & Culture
12:47 pm
Sat June 25, 2011

Classical Music According to Yehuda #54

Yehuda Hanani

Albany, NY – In this week's "Classical Music According to Yehuda" segment, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss the intersection of traditional Chinese music and classical music from Europe.

Arts & Culture
11:43 am
Thu June 23, 2011

Rehabilitation Through The Arts - Sherie Rene Scott and Dick Scanlan

Albany, NY – Rehabilitation Through The Arts is a volunteer organization which was founded in Sing Sing in 1996. It now operate in five medium, maximum, men's and women's New York State prisons. RTA focuses on theatre, dance, creative writing, voice, music, and visual arts as powerful tools for social and cognitive change that keeps prisoners from coming back after they're released.

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Arts & Culture
2:16 pm
Wed June 22, 2011

Opera Saratoga

Albany, NY – Opera Saratoga is celebrating its 50th anniversary and will pay homage to its history by producing Die Fledermaus, Cosi Fan Tutte and a 50th Anniversary Concert. Joe speaks with Curtis Tucker, Opera Saratoga's Artistic Director and conductor of this season's production of Die Fledermaus, and John Easterlin singing the role of Alfred in Die Fledermaus.

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Arts & Culture
10:38 am
Wed June 22, 2011

Williamstown Theatre Festival - "A Streetcar Named Desire" - Jessica Hecht and Sam Rockwell

Williamstown, MA – Sarah LaDuke speaks with Streetcar co-stars, Jessica Hecht (Blanche) and Sam Rockwell (Stanley) about their work in this production, how they choose their roles, and dancing.

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Arts & Culture
2:19 pm
Tue June 21, 2011

Book Picks - Odyssey Books

Albany, NY – We get this week's Book Picks from Joan Grenier and Diana Gurske of Odyssey Books!

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