Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
12:04 pm
Tue March 29, 2011

Book Picks - Battenkill Books

Albany, NY – Connie Brooks of Battenkill Books has this week's list of title suggestions for you and yours (and us and ours).

 

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The Power of Words
10:30 am
Sat March 26, 2011

President George H.W. Bush - The Liberation of Kuwait Speech (with Dr. Richard Pfau)

Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (3/25/11 @ 11a.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Historian Dr. Richard Pfau discuss President George H. W. Bush's Liberation of Kuwait Speech delivered on January 16th 1991.

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Arts & Culture
12:26 pm
Thu March 24, 2011

Elwood's World at The Norman Rockwell Museum

Albany, NY – Elwood Smith speaks with Joe about his work and his current exhibition at The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA.

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Arts & Culture
12:21 pm
Thu March 24, 2011

Lily Tomlin

Albany, NY – The legendary Lily Tomlin is performing at UPAC in Kingston, NY this Sunday at 7pm. Here, she and Joe speak at length about how she got started, working with Robert Altman, and more.

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Arts & Culture
5:13 pm
Tue March 22, 2011

Book Picks - The Bookstore

Albany, NY – Matt come to visit again and brings his off-beat list of Book Picks.

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Arts & Culture
12:29 pm
Tue March 22, 2011

Golda's Balcony starring Tovah Feldshuh comes to Proctors

Albany, NY – Sarah LaDuke speaks with oft nominated and award winning actress, singer, and playwright, Tovah Feldshuh, about Golda's Balcony, living and working in the moment, portraying Katherine Hepburn, and more.

Golda's Balcony will be at Proctors in Schenectady, NY on Saturday, March 26th.

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Arts & Culture
11:41 am
Tue March 22, 2011

Ruth Pelham - Music Mobile

Albany, NY – Music Mobile was founded in 1977 by Ruth Pelham with the goal of bringing learning and love to the neighborhoods of Albany, NY. There will be a 33rd Anniversary Celebration on Thursday Night at WAMC's The Linda.

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Arts & Culture
1:22 pm
Fri March 18, 2011

Peter Kiesewalter - Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata

Albany, NY – Sarah LaDuke speaks with Peter Kiesewalter about Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata's album, The Hills are Alive. The group has re-imagined and re-orchestrated 12 songs from the classic stage musical and film, The Sound of Music using rock, hip-hop, and even bluegrass. Can't imagine it? You don't have to - portions of several of the songs are included in this interview.

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Arts & Culture
11:06 am
Tue March 15, 2011

Steven Greenstreet - 8: The Mormon Proposition

Albany, NY – Sarah LaDuke speaks with Steven Greenstreet, the co-director of 8: The Mormon Proposition. The documentary is screening this week at MASS MoCA.

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The Power of Words
10:30 am
Sat March 12, 2011

President Roosevelt - Great Arsenal of Democracy Speech (with Dr. David Woolner)

Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (3/11/11 @ 1p.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Roosevelt Historian and Author Dr. David Woolner discuss President Roosevelt's Great Arsenal of Democracy Speech delivered on December 29th 1940.

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