Red River Radio Spotlight http://redriverradio.org en Red River Radio Spotlight: 35th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Louisiana Folk Festival http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-35th-annual-natchitoches-nsu-louisiana-folk-festival <p><strong>Bill Beckett</strong> spoke with&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Dr. Shane Rasmussen</strong>, Director of the Louisiana Folklife Center and an Associate Professor of English at Northwestern State University about the <strong>35th Annual Natchitoches-NSU&nbsp;</strong></span><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisiana&nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Folk Festival</strong></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> which takes place this Friday and Saturday, July 18 and 19, in the air-conditioned </span>Prather<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Coliseum, on the&nbsp;campus of Northwestern State University in historic </span>Natchitoches<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. You can find our more by visiting them online at </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://louisianafolklife.nsula.edu/" target="_blank">Louisiana Folk Life Center</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp; or by calling 318-357-4332.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Read this years newsletter <strong><a href="http://louisianafolklife.nsula.edu/assets/2014-Folk-Festival/2014-Newsletter-edited-by-Shelia-final.pdf" target="_blank">here</a></strong>.</span></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Shane Rasmussen 47208 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: 35th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Louisiana Folk Festival Red River Radio Spotlight: To Kill A Mockingbird at Stephen F. Austin State University http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-kill-mockingbird-stephen-f-austin-state-university <p><strong>Aired Wednesday, June 25 at 12 noon.</strong> Bill Beckett spoke with Zach Hanks, an assistant professor of theatre at Stephen F. Austin State University along with Josh Wallace, a senior at SFA who plays the role of Atticus Finch in SFA’s Summer Stage Production of “<strong>To Kill a Mocking Bird</strong>.” This performance opens Friday, June 27 at 7:30 p.m. with multiple performances through July, in the W.M. Turner Auditorium on the campus of <strong>Stephen F. Austin State University</strong> in Nacogdoches. More information at <strong><a href="http://www.finearts.sfasu.edu/">www.finearts.sfasu.edu</a> </strong>or <strong>(936) 468 - 6407</strong>.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 46283 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: To Kill A Mockingbird at Stephen F. Austin State University Red River Radio Spotlight: India Night 2014 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-india-night-2014 <p><strong>Aired Thursday, June 12 at 12 noon. </strong>Bill Beckett spoke with Dr. Sanjay Menon. He is he Director of the Indian Studies Program and an Associate Professor of Management and Marketing at LSUS. They spoke about “<strong>India Night 2014</strong>,” which will take place this Saturday Night, June 14 starting at 5 pm, at the University Center Theatre on the LSUS Campus. For more information call 318-797-5179 or online at <strong><a href="http://lsusindiastudies.eventbrite.com" target="_blank">India Nights 2014</a></strong>. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Sanjay Menon 45640 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: India Night 2014 Red River Radio Spotlight: Summer Jazz Camp 2014 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-summer-jazz-camp-2014 <h2 style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><strong>Bill Beckett</strong> spoke with <strong>Chris Allen</strong> who is directing the <strong>Summer Music Festival’s Jazz Camp 2014</strong>, which will take place the week of June 16 – June 21&nbsp;and June 23 – June 28, culminating in concert performance for each week at the </span><strong><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-weight:normal">LSUS University Center Theater. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Chris Allen 45340 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Summer Jazz Camp 2014 Red River Radio Spotlight: River City Repertoire Theatre presents Venus In Fur http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-river-city-repertoire-theatre-presents-venus-fur <h2 style="margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><strong>Aired Thursday, May 8 at 12 noon</strong>. Bill Beckett spoke with Patric McWilliams and Charity Schubert from River City Repertoire Theatre about their new production of Venus In Fur,…. A play by David Ives.&nbsp;</span><strong style="font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;"><u>This production has been held over for two additional show on Friday &amp; Saturday, May 16 &amp; 17 at 7:30 at the East Bank Theatre in Bossier City</u></strong><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit;">. For more information you can visit </span><strong style="font-size: 1.143em; line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://rivercityrep.org/"><span style="font-size:12.0pt">River City Repertoire Theatre</span></a></strong><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: inherit;"> online or call <strong>318-868-5888</strong> … That’s <strong>318-868-5888</strong>.</span></h2><p> Wed, 14 May 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Patric McWilliams & Charity Schubert 43957 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: River City Repertoire Theatre presents Venus In Fur