downtown Shreveport http://redriverradio.org en Downtown Shreveport aims to fill empty storefronts with Pop UPs http://redriverradio.org/post/downtown-shreveport-aims-fill-empty-storefronts-pop-ups <p>The city of Shreveport and the Downtown Development Authority have organized the city’s first <a href="http://downtownshreveport.com/pop-up-shreveport/">Pop UP Project</a>. It aims to give regional businesses a two-week opportunity to have free, storefront real estate in downtown Shreveport.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:38:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 42496 at http://redriverradio.org Downtown Shreveport aims to fill empty storefronts with Pop UPs Mostly out-of-state filmmakers vie for Louisiana Film Prize http://redriverradio.org/post/mostly-out-state-filmmakers-vie-louisiana-film-prize <p>Organizers of the <a href="http://www.lafilmprize.com">Louisiana Film Prize </a>in Shreveport say this year’s entries are mostly coming from filmmakers outside the Bayou State. Executive director Gregory Kallenberg expects another big turnout for the festival weekend in October when a panel of judges and the audience decide which film will receive a $50,000 cash payout. He anticipates about 80 entries this year, on par with the first year of the contest.</p><p></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:22:37 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 29072 at http://redriverradio.org Mostly out-of-state filmmakers vie for Louisiana Film Prize