dance

Arts & Culture
11:12 am
Wed July 25, 2012

National Museum of Dance & Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs, NY

The National Museum of Dance in Saratoga Springs is the only museum in the country dedicated solely to dance. They have a lot of great events coming up – including their annual gala on August 11th during which Ben Vereen will be inducted as their 48th inductee into the Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Hall of Fame.We learn more from Donna Skiff (Director of the National Museum of Dance) and Sarah Hall Weaver (Assistant Director and Curator).

The Roundtable
11:12 am
Wed July 11, 2012

Byrdcliffe Festival of the Arts - July 13-15

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild presents its first annual Festival of the Arts this weekend at the Bydcliffe Arts Colony and Kleinart/James Center for the Arts. The festival involves 17 arts organizations presenting a variety of arts events throughout the weekend. We learn more from Paul Green - founder of the School of Rock and now Woodstock-er.

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The Roundtable
11:45 am
Mon July 9, 2012

A Bard's Eye View - Jay Rogoff

Paul Elisha speaks with Jay Rogoff about The Art of Gravity: Poems
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The Roundtable
10:35 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Jacob's Pillow - 80th Anniversary Festival Preview

Mimulus - performing at The Pillow June 20-24

Executive and Artistic Director of Jacob's Pillow, Ella Baff, joins us to talk about the excitement of their season, which began with their annual gala on June 16th.

The Roundtable
10:08 am
Thu May 31, 2012

Bill T. Jones / Arnie Zane Dance Company at SPAC

Stephanie Berger

We welcome Bill T. Jones back to the show to talk about the program his company is presenting at SPAC on June 7th.

The Roundtable
11:28 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Monica Kapoor - Mom in "Mamma Mia!"

We speak with Monica Kapoor, company member in Broadway's Mamma Mia!, about balancing motherhood and 8 shows a week. Monica was recently featured in the Cafe Mom series, "On Broadway with Kids." 

WAMC Speakers Corner
3:07 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Livia Drapkin Vanaver and Bill Vanaver

Host Alan Chartock is joined by The Vanaver Caravan’s Livia Drapkin Vanaver and Bill Vanaver to discuss the performing arts organization’s 40 years of dance and music.

The Roundtable
11:48 am
Fri April 6, 2012

Michael Kaiser - President of the Kennedy Center

Last week Michael Kaiser, the President of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, gave a talk at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY entitled, "Great Art, Well Marketed." On his way back to D.C., he stopped by our studio to talk about his past work and future plans.

The Roundtable
12:34 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

Local "Lord of the Dance" Troupe 2 Dancer, Declan Crowley

Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance will be at The Palace in Albany, NY on Wednesday, March 28th at 7:30pm. 21 year-old, Declan Crowley, is a Captital Region native who has been studying Irish Dance since he was 6 years old and as has been with Lord of the Dance since 2009.

The Roundtable
3:10 pm
Mon March 26, 2012

The Vanaver Caravan's 40th Anniversary Concert

Alan Chartock speaks with Bill Vanaver and Livia Drapkin Vanaver about The Vanaver Caravan's 40th Anniversary Concert.

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